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7 steps introverts can take to become 'master networkers' by Annika Kim Constantino

If you’re an introvert, striking up a conversation with a stranger at a crowded event might sound like a nightmare. But that’s what networking is all about — and a networking coach says you’re fully capable of mastering the skill.

Tips and Tricks for the Introverted Man by Jevonya Allen

As an introverted male, you may shy away from networking. However, try not to be too hasty with this – there are many advantages you can gain from being intentional about networking.

Network Like an Introvert by Mentors Collective Staff

When I tell people that I am an introvert, their first reaction is disbelief. I think their reaction is justified simply because people still do not understand what it means to be an introvert. Many introverts have yet to uncover what this means for how they appear in the world. For example, after reading my book The Introvert’s Guide to Becoming a Master Networking, one reader said, “I used to think that being an introvert was a disadvantage or some type of disability, but not anymore.” Another reader states, “Thanks, for making it cool to be an introvert.”

Jevonya Allen Founder of Twisted Networking

Jevonya embarked on her entrepreneurial journey in 2009, which led her to start Twisted Networking, a business networking organization in 2017. In 2020, Jevonya became a certified business consultant, and in 2021 she self-published her first book, “The Introvert’s Guide to Becoming a Master Networker.”

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How to Succeed as an Introvert in an Extroverted Universe

Introverts often feel pressured to show extroverted behaviors in order to become successful in a world that seems to favor outgoing personalities.

The mainstream notion suggests that success requires being outspoken, constantly seeking the spotlight, and commanding attention in social and professional settings.

However, Jevonya Allen, a self-proclaimed introvert and author of “The Introvert’s Guide to Becoming a Master Networker,” offers an interesting alternative perspective.

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The No. 1 skill that sets successful introverts apart from most other people: It’s ‘what helps us thrive’ by Ashton Jackson

There’s a common misconception that introverts have to mimic stereotypically extroverted personalities to succeed: Be outspoken, always raise your hand, and command a room.

But the most successful introverts actually get ahead by avoiding those situations entirely, and building environments where they can contribute in more comfortable ways, says Jevonya Allen, a self-described introvert and author of “The Introvert’s Guide to Becoming a Master Networker.”

Author Spotlight by Jakia Myles

In my role as a networking coach, my primary objective is to empower individuals and organizations to enhance their networking skills and optimize their networking endeavors for business growth and success. I accomplish this through a diverse range of offerings, including my book The Introvert’s Guide to Becoming a Master Networker, my comprehensive digital course, Networking School, engaging in-person and virtual workshops, and delivering impactful speaking engagements.

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7 dicas para pessoas introvertidas fazerem boas conexões de negócios

Se você é introvertido, iniciar uma conversa em um evento lotado pode parecer um pesadelo. No entanto, segundo a coach de relacionamentos Jevonya Allen, pessoas introvertidas podem contornar essa situação desenvolvendo certas estratégias.

Cách để người hướng nội dễ dàng kết nối với người lạ

Jevonya Allen từng là chuyên gia kết nối trong vòng hơn 5 năm, đồng thời cũng là một người hướng nội. Cô chia sẻ trên trang CNBC Make It rằng những người hướng nội thường không đạt được thành tựu trong cuộc sống.

7 Steps Introverts Can Take to Become ‘Master Networkers

If you’re an introvert, striking up a conversation with a stranger at a crowded event might sound like a nightmare. But that’s what networking is all about — and a networking coach says you’re fully capable of mastering the skill.

Jevonya Allen, a self-described introvert who has been a networking coach for more than five years, says people often look down on introverts.

While networking might not be your strong suit, Allen says it’s a skill you can pick up in a few small steps. Here are her seven top tips: 

7 ทริคดีๆ ที่จะช่วยให้เหล่า Introverts สามารถกลายเป็น ‘Master networkers’ ได้

Jevonya Allen Networking coach และผู้เขียนหนังสือเล่มล่าสุด “The Introvert’s Guide to Becoming a Master Networker” ที่เป็นหนึ่งในชาว Introvert ได้กล่าวว่า การมีบุคลิก Introvert ไม่ใช่เรื่องผิด และไม่ได้หมายความว่าสิ่งที่เราเป็นจะทำให้เราประสบความสำเร็จในอาชีพได้น้อยลง Allen ได้ยกตัวอย่าง เช่น Mark Zuckerberg , Bill Gates และ Warren Buffett โดยกล่าวว่าจุดแข็งของชาว Introvert คือ มีทักษะการฟัง ทักษะการแก้ปัญหาและความสามารถในการหลีกเลี่ยงการตัดสินใจที่หุนหันพลันแล่นได้อย่างมีประสิทธิภาพ

Seorang Introvert Bisa Jadi Master Networkers dengan Bekal 7 Poin Ini, Disimak Ya!

Jika Anda seorang introvert, memulai percakapan dengan orang asing di acara yang ramai mungkin terdengar seperti mimpi buruk. Padahal pada momen itu Anda bisa memperbanyak relasi atau jaringan. Mau tidak mau, Anda harus menguasai keterampilan tersebut.

Seperti kisah Jevonya Allen seorang introvert yang menggambarkan dirinya sendiri. Allen yang telah menjadi pelatih jaringan selama lebih dari lima tahun mengatakan bahwa masih ada orang yang sering meremehkan introvert.

Tips Terkini: Introvert Alami Kesulitan Berteman, Ini Kata Para Ahli

Soal introvert sering mengalami kesulitan berteman, terutama di tempat kerja. Menurut para ahli, Anda harus mengingat nama orang, sering-seringlah tersenyum untuk meningkatkan koneksi.

Banyak orang khawatir ketika harus bertemu rekan kerja baru di tempat kerja, terutama orang yang introvert. Namun, mereka masih harus belajar beradaptasi untuk memperkuat jaringan mereka. Ini penting bagi siapa saja.

Jevonya Allen, seorang ahli dengan lebih dari lima tahun di bidang pembinaan hubungan, mengatakan bahwa masyarakat sering salah menilai kelompok ini.

Sedam savjeta kako introverti mogu postati majstori umrežavanja

Ako ste introvertna osoba, započinjanje razgovora sa strancem na događaju s mnoštvom ljudi događaju može za vas biti prava noćna mora. Ali upravo to je bit umrežavanja, a trenerica umrežavanja kaže da i introvertne osobe mogu svladati tu vještinu.

Jevonya Allen, koja samu sebe opisuje kao introvertnu osobu koja je više od pet godina bila trenerica networkinga, kaže da ljudi često gledaju s prezirom na introverte. “Svoju životnu ispunjenost ne nalazimo u tome što smo osoba broj 1 u prostoriji, osoba koja želi svu pažnju, a društvo kaže da to nije dobro. Zbog toga mislimo da je problem u nama ili da nismo normalni”, rekla je za CNBC Make It Allen, koja je nedavno objavila knjigu “The Introvert’s Guide to Becoming a Master Networker”.

5 Tips Networking untuk Introvert

First thing first, beri afirmasi positif kepada diri sendiri. Memberi afirmasi positif dinilai bisa membuatmu lebih percaya diri dan menghilangkan rasa overthinking seperti diakui Jevonya Allen seorang networking coach yang mengaku seorang introvert seperti dilansir dari CNBC. Kamu bisa mengatakan “Saya seorang introvert yang tidak selalu suka bersosialisasi, namun itu bukanlah sebuah masalah”.

La qualité principale qui distingue les introvertis qui s’épanouissent de la plupart des autres : c’est « ce qui les aide à prospérer

Il existe une idée fausse répandue selon laquelle les introvertis doivent imiter les personnalités extraveties stéréotypées afin de réussir : être franc, lever toujours la main et dominer une pièce. Cependant, les introvertis les plus performants progressent en évitant complètement ces situations et en créant des environnements où ils peuvent contribuer de manière plus confortable. C’est ce qu’explique Jevonya Allen, une introvertie autoproclamée.

El truco definitivo para triunfar en la empresa siendo una persona introvertida

La sociedad y las empresas continúan desaprovechando el potencial de la gente introvertida: aunque hay estudios que afirman que el 50% de la gente tiene esta tendencia, a día de hoy se prioriza la extroversión, el don de gentes o la sociabilidad, imponiéndose un perfil de personalidad llamado el “ideal del extrovertido”.

Sin embargo, las personas introvertidas tienen otros dones—como un mayor pensamiento racional, capacidad de concentración oexpertise— y no tienen que imitar a las extrovertidas para triunfar: precisamente los que alcanzan el éxito son los que evitan las situaciones límite y los picos de estrés, generando entornos en los que puedan aportar valor de una manera más cómoda.

Es una de las principales recomendaciones que aporta Jevonya Allen, que se describe a sí misma como introvertida y autora de The Introvert’s Guide to Becoming a Master Networker. Esta recomienda que, si estás en un equipo en el que esperan que hables, puedes comentarle a tu jefe o responsable la idea de presentar tus ideas por escrito.

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