Tag Archives: meeting new people
Forced Networking?

A couple of weeks after I wrote Networking On My Terms I found myself at a conference.  At the registration desk I was given a table number.  I had an assigned table for all of the plenary sessions of the conference. So, just as I am learning to “network on my terms,” I am now […]

Attending Conferences

I have the opportunity through my work to attend a couple professional conferences each year.  As an introvert, I generally enjoy listening to the speakers and attending the breakouts to get me started thinking about all kinds of new ideas. Some aspects of conferences, of course, I could do without. I have been thinking of two different […]

Remembering and Using Names

I hear it often said that introverts prefer spending time alone or in small groups with only a close knit group of friends.  While there is some truth here, I think it is a huge myth that introverts are always like this.  Personally, I need some time alone and I do enjoy hanging out with […]