In a past interview, Jackie Onassis was praised for her intimate ability as a conversationalist that instantly resonated with her hosts, friends and acquaintances. After the journalist mentioned her charismatic rapport, she laughed her famous breathless laugh then responded, “I never really talk to people. I really enjoy just listening to what they have to say.”
At Red Fan Communications, it is pertinent that we practice this sentiment in all of our work, particularly when networking. We’ve noted some important do’s and don’ts along the way that help us to properly exercise Jackie O’s mantra for building both our clients’ businesses and our own.