Networking. It's such a daunting topic for so many people, but - as hard as it is to network in person - it's made even more challenging at a distance.
That said, there are lots of things we can do to make networking more enjoyable whether we're doing so face-to-face or remotely.
This skill is an important one for life. Even if networking makes you a bit squeamish, this episode will give you some practical, tactical tips to help you connect with others in an authentic way that can also greatly boost your growth.
About Derek Hoffman
After a successful career at one of the Big 4 accounting firms, Derek has changed tacks and is now climbing the ranks at a large entertainment company.
Derek is a high achiever and problem solver who has been recognized by both guests and leaders for his exemplary service in his new position. The 3 main reasons I think he receives such accolades is due to his insatiable curiosity, his creativity, and his remarkable people skills.
He also makes a mean chicken alfredo. Seriously, don't miss out on the super easy recipe at the end of the episode!