Join Dave Crenshaw for an in-depth discussion in this video Getting out of your comfort zone, part of Building Your Professional Network.
Many people are naturals when it comes to connecting in person, it is relatively…easy for an outgoing person to meet new people and turn them into fast friends.…But what about the rest of us what if you consider yourself shy or introverted…does it surprise you if I say I know exactly what that is like.…I consider myself very introverted when it comes to social situations, I have…had to learn how to get out of my comfort zone when it comes to meeting new…people, So I would like to share with you some tips I have used that may help…you get out of your comfort zone as well.…
First be open to anything, understand that not everyone you meet will be or…needs to be your friend.…Many times I felt uncomfortable going into social situations because I felt I…had to make everyone like me, the reality is when you go into a convention or an…association you can't meet everyone and not everyone you meet will connect…personally with you.…That is perfectly okay, accepting that reality may help put your mind at ease.…
This course is one of a series of five Dave Crenshaw courses based on his Invaluable teaching methodology for professional development.
- Understanding how networking enhances your career
- Getting out of your comfort zone
- Making recurring connections
- Using a customer relationship management (CRM) system
- Building relationships through social networking
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 01/03/2012. What changed?
A: This course was retitled, streamlined, and refined throughout, resulting in a slightly shorter runtime. We also added new graphics and a new welcome movie.