Networking in the New Normal

Jul 30, 2020, 09:30 AM

The pandemic has meant that an increasing amount of our communication is digital, in this episode we hear from two experts on how you can improve your online presence.

Given the realities and constraints of the pandemic, we all need to think creatively about how we connect, communicate and create community. Whether it's on Zoom, Microsoft Teams or LinkedIn, it's important we learn how to make the most of these platforms to build better connections online.

So, in this episode, we hear from two experts who guide us through how to do just that. Neil Bearden is a storytelling coach and an Associate Professor at INSEAD, he begins by sharing some guidance on how we can stand out from the crowd when communicating online. Neil's interview is followed by a discussion with John Bowles, Co-Founder of Turn Left Media, LinkedIn's official partner in Sub-Saharan Africa - John has lots of practical tips to help you improve your own LinkedIn profile.

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