Join Dorie Clark for an in-depth discussion in this video How to make time for networking even when you’re busy, part of Personal Effectiveness Tips.
- We're all busy, and it's easy to get sucked…into the whirlwind of day-to-day obligations at work…and forget all about networking.…That's what happened to one guy, Dan,…whom I profiled in my first book Reinventing You.…He worked for the same company for 10 years,…and one day he woke up and realized…he didn't know anyone outside his company,…which is a bit of a dangerous position…to be in professionally.…You need a deep network, but you also need a broad one.…There are other challenges, too.…If you haven't even focused much…on networking inside your company,…you might discover you don't have…the support in place that you need to win a promotion.…
Or maybe you had some close colleagues,…but if they leave or transfer…to another part of the company, you're left alone…and a bit exposed to risk.…So here's how to keep networking on your radar…even when you're busy.…First, make a list of your top contacts and prioritize them.…Very few people do this, but it's extremely important.…The reason is you can't network with everyone.…
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Why can't I earn a Certificate of Completion for this course?
A: We publish a new tutorial or tutorials for this course on a regular basis. We are unable to offer a Certificate of Completion because it is an ever-evolving course that is not designed to be completed. Check back often for new movies.
Personal Effectiveness Tips
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.