With all of the various ways to network these days, it’s making it easier than ever!
Since more people are working from home now, it’s important to understand how to continue to network through the use of technology.
Networking is key to getting ahead in business, so even if you are not going to networking events on a regular basis, don’t think you should stop introducing yourself or quit practicing your elevator pitch.
Keep reading to hear my tips for networking without ever leaving the house!
Become a Member of Facebook Groups
Facebook groups are a fantastic way to meet people from all over the world. It’s also a great way to attract more business.
Join Facebook groups that have to do with your niche. For example, if you are a real estate agent, join real estate groups in your area. There are lots of them!
It may seem overwhelming at first, but you will soon realize that these people can bring your business to the next level. Answer questions if you know the answer, ask for their advice when you need it, and promote yourself on days they allow.
Host a Virtual Hangout
Guess what? You’re not the only person trying to network from your couch! This means there’s more people that would love to participate in a virtual hangout.
Use Google Hangouts, Skype, Zoom, or other various platforms to do it. Be ready to answer some questions about yourself and your business!
Connect With Bloggers
Blogging is such a fantastic way to connect with others. You can share tips that people may not know about and this will attract more and more people to visit not only your blog but your website, too.
Make connections with bloggers and watch your virtual network expand at a rapid rate!
Networking is so important in business, and it is important that you continue to meet people even when you are working from home all day. These are just three simple ways that you can continue networking without leaving the house, but there are so many more out there.
Do you work from home and know an easy way to meet others? Tell us about it in the comments below!
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