The Art of Quality Networking

This interactive and fun workshop teaches how to form genuine, long-term, mutually beneficial business relationships. Through practice exercises and group activities, you will learn:

  • about the high value of quality networking with real-world examples

  • which arenas to have presence in, in accordance with your goals

  • how to optimize time spent networking through proactive planning

  • how to multiply your influence by making strategic intros

  • how to brand who you are and what you do in a relatable way

  • how to start, continue, and conclude conversations effectively

  • how to stay in touch, add value consistently, and make appropriate asks

  • what to do regularly to convert general connections into key allies

Conference Preparation

This workshop covers the 5 W’s of exhibiting at conferences so you’re proactive and prepared:

  • Why: how exhibiting at the conference aligns with company's overall goals [motivation]

  • What: set S.M.A.R.T. goals to achieve from exhibiting at the conference [results-oriented]

  • When: how to structure your total time spent to achieve these goals [productive]

  • Who: which combination of personnel can collectively answer all questions well [staffed]

  • Where: which conferences to be at - as attendees/exhibitors, which aspects to have presence in (panels, session, socials) and as what (speakers, hosts, sponsors) [positioned]