Networking effectively while at conferences is no easy task to do, especially for those of us who are not naturals here. How can you avoid those awkward situations, have meaningful conversations and build valuable connections with people that matter? With few days left until How to Web Conference 2015, we’re grateful that Colette Ballou, Founder & President of Ballou PR, has kindly accepted our invitation to write this guest blog post and share with us valuable insights on the matter. Follow her tips to enhance your networking experience at How to Web and beyond!
Conferences are awkward situations. You want to make the most of your time – chances are that you paid not only for the entrance fee, but also for the flight and the hotel. But why do we fail to make meaningful connections at conferences? Because we forget the perspective of the very people we are trying to connect with.