Networking is very important when you have established a startup. This is because, you’re networking circle will decide the prospect of your company since it is a startup. Therefore, interact with the big bosses of your industry, socialize and ensure that you are in the right place at the right time and people.
The first thing that comes to our mind when we talk about networking is exchange of business cards. A business card plays a vital role for ‘first timers.’ When you exchange cards, there are other aspects that you share about yourself and your company. It serves as a great weapon for creating mutual contacts and networking even better.
The card is a reminder tool in the minds of people, whom you have conversed with. Firstly, a well designed card with ample information initiates a conversation and this is the right time to ‘check mate’ your strengths in to the other person. If your impression is positive, be happy that you have played your role well enough. Once the event is over, he may return back to you because he possesses a couple of cards with him and you may make a mark with your card and conversation as well. Now we can discuss points as to what makes a business card effective: