Did you read this headline and think ‘Why worry about a 2015 networking strategy when I haven’t even wrapped up 2014 yet?’ Reconsider. Here are two reasons to create your 2015 networking strategy NOW.
Creating a networking strategy forces you to review your networking triumphs and missteps from the last year.
This is your opportunity to determine the meetings and connections that created short-term and long-term value for your professional and personal growth. An honest assessment can help you identify the networking efforts that require your cultivation and time and the ones that can be placed on the backburner for a minute.