Sure, in-person networking can be tricky. But online networking can be even more complicated.
Without being face-to-face, it is often more challenging to express your genuine feelings and interests. The tone of our voices, facial expressions, gestures, and overall body language are left out, making the text more open to interpretation by the reader. It can be hard to express your message in the right way.
Check out Handshake’s blog post offering some dos and don’ts from a student’s experience for other students to consider in their efforts to network online.