top of page
Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Archive
Search By Tags
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

Lillian Brummet - Brummet Media

A GUEST WRITER BLOG


 

NETWORKING TIPS!


Understanding what networking involves is vital, you need to know

about and be prepared for the hidden behind-the-scenes activities that

make it all happen. Do you have time in your schedule or can you

utilize staff (or family members) to handle it for you? What are your

intentions, procedures and current campaigns? There is a lot to

consider before rushing out and sending out something that could be

considered spam, instead of a valuable networking opportunity.


Networking Tips


Throughout the many years since I first became a business owner in

1990, I have noticed the incredible value of having strong relationships

with contacts. Networking with these contacts, or approaching

someone new for networking purposes, is an important aspect of any

marketing plan.


Personally, I've run a household management service company,

helped manage a drum teaching and repair business, was a radio host,

blogger and a writer in several fields (reviewing, blogging, freelance,

published author). Many of the strong relationships we built in each of

these industries over these 30 years are still valued contacts today.

Understanding what networking involves is vital, you need to know

about and be prepared for the hidden behind-the-scenes activities that

make it all happen.


Before starting out on a campaign, reflect on how

your communications need to reflect your company's image. This can

include colour scheme, design, logos, links and other intricacies that

reflect your branding. Consider also the visual effect of your

communications: whether it appears clean, concise, appealing and

uncluttered. Clean, crisp and simple is the best way to go.


Networking means you need to have something to o