You see, my wife and I have been at the helm of The Business League for nearly 6-years and the Business League is now nearly 10-years old.
So in the 6-years I’ve been running networking events, I think I’ve seen a thing or two, but before I give you the ‘BEST ADVICE EVER’, let me put it in context. I started networking over 10-years ago and whilst I didn’t mind it, I was CRAP at it.
You see I was naturally an introvert.
I didn’t want to be the centre of attention.
I wasn’t great at interrupting a conversation.
I would gravitate to people I knew.
I struggled to leave rubbish conversations.
I would get nervous when I had to stand up and talk about myself in front of 30-people (I used to give orders to 150-soldier… Go figure…