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Any tips for how to make internal networking feel more natural? I know face time without a specific client need is important, but I can't find a way to make it feel authentic.

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Pretend interest by convincing yourself others are much more interesting than most are. Drinking helps.

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I just don’t do it and it hasn’t hurt me in any way

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The best networking is doing work with or for people. Say you're interested in working on white papers, and you'd like to investigate what topics people find most interesting or important. Authentic, with a specific goal in mind, and hopefully effective.

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Oh gosh, white papers 🙅🏻‍♂️

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