How to Avoid Becoming a Business Conference Cliché
Are you the obnoxious professional networker, the lost cheerleader, the distracted thumb, the flirt, or the conference pro?
Mint.com recently featured tips from Mom Corps Founder and CEO, Allison O’Kelly, alongside other career industry experts on how to avoid becoming a “conference cliché”. In this hilarious and informative article, Rachel Weingarten, a personal brand consultant and blogger for mint.com, outlines typical networking mistakes people often make at conferences.
Weingarten and O’Kelly share some great tips on how to improve your conference style including:
- How to create a positive first impression
- How to “do your homework” to make the most of your conference time and money
- How to recognize and leverage networking and learning opportunities at conferences