Follow up: after an event or email, remember to follow up with anyone you had a particularly interesting conversation with - for both the potential career benefits and the potential friendship.
Work hard, find the right mentors and opportunities will grow. Watch for Eden Full’s advice.
Attend networking events outside of your area of expertise. You never know what kind of business might pique your interest.
Mark Arnoldy shares his advice on finding a problem in the world that you can solve.
Start a conversation rather than just asking for help. If you send an email to an old boss or colleague, don’t forget to ask them how their own business endeavors are going. Keep it genuine and natural.
Meg Gill shares her advice on following your passion.
Listen more than you speak - at a networking event, try to get to know the person you’re talking to rather than jumping into your business idea or work history.