I was totally excited to be a guest on The Brandon Smith Show. Fellow Emory alum and business entrepreneur, Brandon, interviews me about networking, navigating conversations at events and networking at work! It was a great recording and I hope to return back soooon!
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The SN Tip of the week is do your research. After you have scheduled your meeting, coffee, lunch or 1-on-1, take the necessary time to research your counterpart. Look them up on social media, visit their company website or do a simple Google search. This is an excellent way to discover overlapping networks, commonalities or interesting facts.
Use this tip to add value to your relationships!
The SN Tip of the week is be intentional when using #hashtags. As you are posting and reposting on social media, take advantage of #hashtags. Use specific and keywords which can create: likes, engagement, trending topics, reposts, etc. Adding relevant content and useful links are also beneficial.
Use this networking tip to boost your online activities!
Do not be overwhelmed or frightened by social media! It is an excellent way to network online, reach intl. audiences, build relations and gain resources. Here are some practical ways of leveraging social media:
Incorporate these great tips into your social media strategy for 2019 and beyond!
The Champion Networker (Chi Chi Okezie) is a networking, diversity and inclusion influencer known for infusing culture, history, language, arts and entertainment into her company's training and events.