Just because you are a student does not mean that you can not have an airtight networking game! First things first, get professional business cards along with a business card holder. Use the example above as a reference. Make your card a focal point in conversations. Draw upon different aspects of your course, concentration, major or what you are currently studying. Include internship, co-op or useful job experiences in your discussion. This is a super way to break the ice and uncover shared interests.
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