Number 18 in my series of business networking tips is to look the part. How we look plays an important part of how we get remembered and how we build our credibility. Like it or not, first impressions count.
How you look when attending business networking meetings can make a big difference. I know several photographers through business networking and only one of them always takes their camera to events. Guess which one gets the most work?
I have also met a couple of people doing pest control – one goes in a suit and the other goes in his branded work wear. Which do you think you are likely to remember when you think of pest control?
Some professionals have typical associations and you stand a better chance of being remembered for the right reasons if you look the part. For example, without knowing anything else…. [Read more...]