Networking means to create relationships and connections with the person who can give you a favor in your career building. You may have the connection on mutual benefits basis. You can support one person in any case and when you need him to play a role for you climb the steps in your career to get you a higher position. There are few ways which can be followed to make strong connections with the people who may be you colleagues or your peer or your seniors which can ultimately help you a lot in your career.
- Be Ready To Help
You can be asked for any kind of help or favor which you can easily do for another person. If you are willing to help them, you can build a connection with them. Another favor might be asked as an advice. If someone is stuck in a problem, you can give an effective solution to him, considering it as your own problem. This can impress him and he might create a kind and courteous behavior for you in response.
- Be An Interactive Person
You interaction and communication skills can benefit you a lot. It you have an enthusiastic behavior with everyone and you meet with others with a joyous attitude, you will be able to create an identifiable personality and people will come to you and will like to talk to you. You should not speak in a way to offend others. Your words really matters, it is necessary to think before speaking anything. You can never build a strong network by showing disrespect to others.
- Give Importance To Others And The Commitments Made To Them
You should never forget what you have promised with others. You can even lose your good relationship with such acts. If your work is connected with the other colleagues’ work, and they are dependent on your committed work, you must fulfill it or you can destroy the whole task of which others are also a part. This can affect all the dependent employees therefore you must try not to delay any work and if there is any issue which you are not responsible of, you must keep others aware of that.
- Think Of What Benefits You Can Give
Instead of thinking that how much you can get from others, you should think that how much effective you can be for others. With such positive frame of mind, you can build a strong relationship with them and continuously showing this attitude towards others can create your network with those who also have the similar thinking which you have for others.
- Share Credit For Accomplishments, Ideas, And Contributions
It is not possible that you get achievement or success in any project without the assistance of your coworkers. You should not avoid the name of their peers in that success. You can win the others by mentioning them and their roles in front of others. Acknowledgment of the work done by others show that you are a kind of person who always thinks good for the people and does not only care about yourself.