Without doubt, there will be times during the early days of starting a business when you’ll want someone to bounce an idea off, get a piece of advice from or simply to commiserate with during a tougher day. That is why I strongly recommend to anyone thinking of starting a business to network, network, network.
These last few weeks, the importance of networking has been stressed. It is obviously useful to tap into someone who knows someone as a way of getting things done within your career/ venture/ life. The NEF CEO Neeta Patel has excellent advice in a recent post. The key takeaway I’ve had so far is “give […]
andrewnef: I’ve thought for some time about a post on networking. Its been stuck in my head and I’ve not made the effort to sit down to get my thoughts from my head to a keyboard to typing up a blog post of useful and actionable advice. Warning: Building a network takes time, perseverance and […]