According to an Academia.edu study, there is a tremendous connection between your online and offline relationships.
According to their findings, “the average American has 634 ties in their overall network and technology users have bigger networks.”
When you’re listening, it shows.
Excerpts from the 6 practical tips :
- Consider what you have to offer. Are you aware of the unique value you bring ...that cannot be easily imitated or duplicated? If not, know what you have to offer before moving forward...
- Seek to give before you receive. ... if you know your strengths, it is much easier to create value.
- Listen and join online conversations. ...productively listen and join online conversations. Build online rapport and follow people you admire on Twitter, retweet their content, like their statuses on Facebook, endorse their skills on LinkedIn and share their content on Google+. When you’re listening, it shows.