Join Dave Crenshaw for an in-depth discussion in this video Balancing your time for social networking, part of Building Your Professional Network.
Well social networking can be an incredible tool to help you build connections,…it can get in the way of how valuable you are, if it causes you to lose focus.…We have all gone on to a social networking site, only to get sucked into random…links pictures or online games.…In order to help you maintain focus and build connections at the same time you…will want to establish a time budget.…A time budget is very simple.…It says this is how much time I am willing to devote each day or each week to…using social networking sites.…
Ask yourself how much time you think you need to devote to these sites.…The number will vary according to who you are and your position.…If most of your connections are online then you want to devote more time to it,…perhaps a half an hour or even an hour per day.…If online networking is not as important for you or for your target market then…you may want to spend a half an hour to an hour per week.…Whatever the number is, I suggest that you check your calendar for a regular…
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.