TFTD2: “Networking Is For Wimps”

Lucy Kellaway, writing in the FT after the recent death of Helen Gurley Brown, the founder of Cosmopolitan magazine, quoted HGB as saying: “I would rather have a wisdom tooth pulled than go to a reception.” I agree with Lucy (and HGB) when she says “Hallelujah. If she felt this way, it lets us all off the hook”! Can’t abide networking either? I have some thoughts on alternatives which work better and I will share them with you here soon.

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