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Building Genuine Connections: A Dive into Networking 🌍🌟
19th of October 2023 – 17:00 20:00 – Impact Hub Karlsruhe
Last week, in the heart of the Impact Hub Karlsruhe Office, a vibrant and diverse group from all corners of the globe gathered with a shared ambition: to unravel the nuances of networking. I had the incredible privilege to spearhead this « Build Your Network » workshop for LiNK, and the experience was nothing short of transformative.
Understanding Networking: More than Just Making Contacts 🤝
We began our session by demystifying what networking truly means. It’s not just about exchanging business cards or adding LinkedIn connections. True networking is about building genuine relationships and aligning them with our personal and professional aspirations.
Our deep dive into self-assessment was an eye-opener 🤔. It prompted many to introspect and identify areas where they can bolster their networking prowess. Together, we explored diverse strategies, honed the art of effective communication 🗣️, and discussed actionable steps to nurture and sustain these valuable connections.
The Unspoken Challenges of Networking 😰
One of the most profound takeaways from the workshop was the realization of how daunting it can be to reach out to our immediate circle – our family and friends. The fear of appearing vulnerable, needy, or even impolite holds many back. But, as we discovered, the secret lies in giving before expecting to receive 🎁. This golden principle not only fosters trust but also strengthens the bond of the relationship.
Empowering for a Better Tomorrow 🌱
I deeply cherish the energy, insights, and enthusiasm each participant brought to the table. A special shoutout to Anton Baranowski & Nelly Keuerleber for entrusting me with this venture – your faith was the driving force 🙏✨.
As we wrapped up the workshop, a thought lingered: by empowering both immigrants and locals to jointly pursue their professional ambitions, we pave the way for a business landscape that’s not just innovative but also inclusive. A world where ecological, social, and economic challenges are addressed collaboratively.
About Me 🌼
I am Anne-Cécile Graber, a strategy workshop facilitator dedicated to helping individuals and organizations craft solutions to complex business challenges. If you’re curious about how interactive workshops can catapult your growth trajectory, I’m just a coffee break away.
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