5 Big BlunderMaking Small Talk and Networking Inappropriately

Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours.

—Benjamin Disraeli

Knowing how to network and make appropriate small talk can open doors that determine lifetime success. If you are not networking today, you may be missing some wonderful opportunities. Be prepared with the proper protocol for any situation in which you may meet someone or make a contact that could be beneficial to you. Stay on your toes so you do not lose any opportunities.

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Bob couldn’t figure out why his phone never rang after handing out 1,000 business cards in two days.

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