Networking for the Shy

Rick Bettencourt

Show me a shy person who’s good at networking and I’ll show you someone mastering social media.

Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, LinkedIn, and Periscope have helped many introverts become very successful.

But, to be good at networking, you can’t just “like” someone’s Facebook page, connect with them on LinkedIn, and read their Tweets. You have to really get to know them before the money starts rolling in.

Robert Kiyosaki, entrepreneur and self-help author, says it best:

“The richest people in the world look for and build networks, everyone else looks for work.”

Whether you’re a writer trying to build the “platform” that all those top agents require, or you want to get people to visit your website, over and over, or maybe you just need a job, it’s all about relationships.

If you’re a writer, you could try to push your book, again and again, through all those Facebook marketing groups that no one reads. Or, you could spend time…

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