Networking is said to be more than showing up at an event, getting free drinks and exchanging business cards.
Its main focus is about meeting new people, exchanging information about what you do and building contacts that you may need in your search for a job or to promote your current business.
The Pan-African Weekend which will take place from July 12-15 is packed with four major events: the Pan-African Women Forum; the IAAPA Networking Mixer and Business Expo; the FACE List Awards gala; and the Closing Jazz Brunch. Click Here for Tickets and more information.
In order to avoid any awkward moments during major networking events like the upcoming IAAPA Networking Mixer and Business Expo in New York, here is what you need to do: