NetConnect – Etiquette
Hirsch’s Carnival recently hosted a network platform for business people in the Brakpan community aimed at connecting like-minded business people who would like to build up their referrals network and database. Helen Kruger from Brand Expert pointed out at the meeting that common courtesy for interacting with another person or the general public is usually with body language and the tone of voice. “Network Etiquette, better known as “Netiquette,” is just as important, if not more so”. Commented PRO Chantelle du Plessis.
Helen said that connecting with like-minded professionals in your industry is a fantastic way to learn, grow your business and be inspired. There are certain rules and guidelines you need to follow when building your professional network. These are part of what’s called networking etiquette – a code of best behavior in the business world. The 5 Rules for Good Network Etiquette areas follows” Keep things friendly, yet professional, Build an equal relationship, Be open, honest and trustworthy, Network with relevance and don’t expect too much.
This is a weekly commitment to building relationships with other businesses to aid in your business growth. Hirschs Carnival was there to host the event, hold lucky draws, network , and enjoy giving out refreshments to guests.
If you would like to attend these meetings, please contact Chantelled@hirschs.co.za or contact us on 010 822 2050.