Updated: Jun 11, 2020
When your business is dependent on maintaining and growing your network, social distancing can seem like a total standstill on opportunities. Luckily, there are now more tools than ever to develop new relationships or deepen existing ones without meeting face to face.
The most difficult part of actively networking in this environment is that the typical natural opportunities to connect — social gatherings, coffee meetups, etc. — have disappeared. Without these opportunities, and with no end date in sight, it can be easy to lose momentum and let days and weeks go by without connecting. However, by being proactive and showing initiative with current technology, you can make a lasting impact during a time when so many people are hungry for more human interaction.
Read this piece from Forbes on how to effectively network during a Quarantine and put their tips into action!