Going to a networking event – The Language Professional

Going to a networking event

ENGLISH FOR WORK - EXTRA

Prepare

​Get ready for our lesson by looking at some networking vocabulary. You may need to check the dictionary.

Learn

You'll need to book a lesson.

Review

You’ll receive an activity sheet after the lesson to help review and summarize the lesson. [To type on PDFs: 1) download Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (free), 2) Tools -> Fill & Sign]

​Check your answers

​PRO TIP
​To type answers on PDFs: 1) download Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (free), 2) Tools > Fill & Sign

​Follow-up

  1. ​If you'd like to ​find an English networking event near you, check out ​meetup.com. You’ll need to sign up for a free account and a weekly e-mail that gives information about local events.
  2. ​Watch ​the short video below called 'Help me: I feel uncomfortable at networking events' and consider these questions:
    ​Before watching
    - How do you feel when you're with a group of people you don't know?
    - What could someone succeed in this situation?
    ​While watching
    ​- What two suggestions does Keith make to build confidence at a networking event?
    ​After watching
    ​- Do you think Keith's tips will help?​​​

​Check your answers

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