Hello, reader! Welcome to my blog. In this post, you will learn how to build an effective network.
As always, I urge you to read the full post and take a moment afterward to leave your thoughts in the Comments section below.
WARNING: If you are one of those who believes everyone should be buddy-buddy, want world peace and meet the Pope, etc., I suggest you don’t read this post. As it will be a major reality check for you.
Here’s the reality of the world we are living in – we don’t really like each other. We may pretend to tolerate one another, but (in all honesty) we don’t truly want to spend more than the bare around most people.
And that’s OK.
People are different from one another. We have gone through different life experiences. Our levels of education (not just going to school) vary. And we believe in different things. Those are the elements of life that define who we are.
Now, I have learned that you should not screw around with people’s beliefs. Therefore, I try my best to avoid topics like politics and religion. Because nothing good comes out of them. You don’t change people’s beliefs, and they don’t change yours. All we get is a lot of venting and bickering for the sake of it. A huge waste of time if you ask me.
And speaking of wasting time, here’s a bunch of people who will definitely make you waste yours: those who don’t share the same vision as you.[Read more…]