The marketplace is full of career opportunities right now and you’ll find most of them through networking. Yet, this tried and true method can make some people cringe when they think about meeting people for job information.
Networking is not your enemy and having to talk about yourself makes you more aware of your strengths. However, some see networking as a phony way to meet people rather than an occasion to broaden their knowledge and build rapport.
You need to be self-aware of your strengths to build a common bond with people. READ MORE AT SFGATE