Writers are underestimated and underpaid: this seems to be quite the universal fact. However, if you are great at writing and also at something else, there is no reason why you shouldn’t use your writing skills to network. Monster helps you see how.
As someone who has crossed fifty, the rules of networking may not be completely different for you than they are for everyone else, but there is no doubt that some tweaking is required. Monster suggests some tips.
Conferences are, in essence, a gigantic networking opportunity. You’ve got a huge number of important or potentially important people under the same roof, with a common goal: getting to know each other and forming mutually beneficial relationships. But if you’re not a natural at this, worry not. Monster suggests some tips to work a conference to your networking advantage.