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How to Network Like a Pro (Even if You're Shy or Introverted)

  • Haven Collective 2025 Riverside Drive Columbus, OH 43221 (map)

Do you stand on the wall afraid to venture out into the crowd at a networking event? 

Do you stress about what you're going to say to someone when introducing yourself? 

Are you worried that you won't be able to make any great connections because you're introverted? 

I want to let you in on a little secret: networking doesn't have to be scary! 

It can be one of the greatest ways to build long-lasting relationships. Those relationships can lead to a larger support system for you in your business. That support system can help you gain referrals, which lead to new clients - and the financial growth of your business!

This interactive workshop is specifically designed for freelancers,  small business owners and you!

I want to help move you past those sweaty palms, nervous stomachs, and awkward silences that sometimes plague you when you’re introverted or super shy.

You'll leave this workshop knowing:

* How to simplify small talk

* How to master the "What Do You Do?" question (you'll learn how to craft your "15-second elevator speech")

* How to stay in touch & maintain relationships with your new connections

*How to break the ice at a networking event without feeling "icky or scammy"

After this workshop, you'll feel more comfortable confidently connecting with new people and creating professional relationships.

You'll leave with a more positive definition of networking, and you'll be able to take what you've learned and put it into practice at your next event!

Remember the old saying.. It's not WHAT you know, it's WHO you know. Don't miss out on those great connections because you're introverted, nervous about what to say, or just don't know how to handle face-to-face interactions.

You don't want to miss out on making that connection that could lead to you being able to add more clients to your rostergrow your professional network, or spike your business growth.



I like the networking ideas. I think this will help me get off the wall.
— LaJuana Taylor
[This workshop] broke me out of my comfort zone without making me feel too uncomfortable.
— Caleb Morris
I walked away feeling invigorated. Havilland has a way of making the complicated seem simple so you can understand exactly what you’re supposed to get from it and then you can run with it.
— JaKaila Nasheed
I have a stronger sense of confidence, and I have a sense of direction that I didn’t have before attending this event.
— Marrett Laney
I enjoyed learning more strategies on how I can improve upon my follow-up skills.
— scOtt summitt
No matter what your skill level (i.e. education, experience, street knowledge) when you come through the door - Havilland offers more! The networking session I attended has allowed me to hone my introduction skills and not sound like a radio ad!
— Tamela Walker
I loved how involved we were in the workshop. It was very interactive, and not just a lecture environment.
— Victor Belikov
Networking can be a wonderful and powerful tool. Don’t be afraid to embrace it!
— Havilland Maxwell