51. Beer, Golf and Other Necessities to Reach the Top

51. Beer, Golf and Other Necessities to Reach the Top

What would you do if your boss invited you to play golf or to another social gathering? In this episode, hear why turning down too many social opportunities at your job may not be the best career move. In fact, networking with your boss, peers and other senior leaders in your organization can present you with unexpected opportunities. Listen as we share some of our own observations about networking to the top. We’ll provide receipts on the importance of networking and building relationships. And we’ll give you 4 C-CRETS on how to effectively network with your boss and other senior leaders. 

This week on C-CRETS:

[4:25] Drinking beer with your colleagues

[8:23] Golf and building relationships

[12:30] Networking opportunities outside the office

[14:00] The boys’ club

[17:16] Keith talks about the opportunities created following a meal

[19:40] Finding commonalities

[20:22] Missed opportunities and other consequences

[25:14] Engaging in networking events can lead to breakthroughs

[26:19] Receipts on networking at work

[31:50] 4 C-CRETS on how to play the networking game

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Resources mentioned:

National Golf Foundation

CIO: Does Playing Golf Actually Help Your Career

The Importance of Career Networking

73+ Statistics on the Importance of Career Networking

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