Like C.C. Chapman, I prefer smaller groups

networking peopleA couple of years ago when I read C.C. Chapman’s article, Yes, I’m Going to SXSW, But Not to Your Party, I nearly jumped for joy. He¬†wrote that he prefers small gatherings where he can get to know people. It’s O.K. to admit that?

If, C.C. Chapman can put that out there, so can I, and so can you.

When I first launched my own consulting business I was told that networking events were a must, so I attended most of the local events. And how many meaningful connections did I make, you ask? Continue reading