Forging connections in the digital age isn’t always as easy as it once was. When we’re so used to being able to hit the “connect” button on social networking sites, the majority of us have come to focus on building our network online and completely miss out on important face-to-face opportunities.
It’s time to use social networking and in-person networking in tandem. Never fear, your trusty business card will be certain to fuel your real-life connectivity. These little pieces of information have been used for centuries, and they aren’t going out of style any time soon. In fact, they’re becoming an increasingly more important way to connect others with your online accounts.
When was the last time you revamped your business card? As a beneficial piece of your networking strategy, you owe it to yourself (and your career!) to make a few adjustments. Consider spicing up your card in a few ways to better deliver your personal brand to everyone you meet–and don’t forget your social networking websites!
Modernizing your business card to ensure its social media friendliness is a simple feat with this handy infographic from UPrinting.com. Take a look at how a well-printed, creative business card featuring QR codes can be a quick and easy way to connect yourself with whoever you meet.
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Brittany Schlacter graduated from Ball State University with a B.S. in public relations and a minor in fashion. Before joining Come Recommended as a content creator trainee, she gained valuable experiences in public relations, community management, blogging, integrated marketing, and business operations.