Research who’s going Be friendly

  • Smile
  • Stay positive
  • Don’t be shy
Follow up

  • Send a thank you letter or email
What are your goals?

  • What do you hope to learn?
Listen attentively

  • Show your interest
Follow through

  • Follow up on any promises you may have made!
Develop your pitch:

  • Name
  • Education
  • Career Goals
  • Related Interests
  • Research Interests
Introduce yourself to others Keep in touch

  • Updates on your progress
  • Sharing resources
  • Participating in events
Bring networking cards Make eye contact

  • When meeting new people making eye
    contact is a sign of respect
Are you dressed professionally? Ask questions + exchange contact information

  • Learn about their career path
  • Learn about the company
  • Ask for their insight