Networking and Relationships - Anita Agrawal AA-002 MENTOR CORNER


July 28th, 2021

29 mins 49 secs

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Networking and Relationships: Anita Agrawal SIWIKE Podcast AA 002 Mentor Corner

On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Anita discuss Networking and Relationships. They share some of their networking struggles including not being taught about networking in school and fearing what people might think. This led to them eventually realizing the importance of networking for career development. They also share some useful networking tips for anyone currently struggling with networking and building relationships.

We speak about:
01:08 - Not being taught about networking in school
02:46 - Science majors not being necessarily people focused
06:00 - How talking to the right people can land you a job
06:39 - Being terrified of networking
09:12 - Interested vs Interesting
11:13 - Showing interest in others by asking open-ended questions
12:40 - How to introduce yourself
17:02 - Networking YouTube channels
20:19 - Relationships and following-up
23:03 - Being nice and respectful
25:23 - Her SIWIKE: Don't be disappointed, No expectations, Allocate time to practice

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