Why You Shouldn’t Network In College (or ever really).

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College Networking

Oh boy! The number of people who come to college for networking is sad. Not only are their interactions glib, but you can also feel that they’re trying to see how you can help them now, or if you seem “smart” how you can help them in the future.

Don’t Do Clubs or Programs For Networking

A good signal to know when something it’s a poisoned apple. It’s when they tell you one of the reasons why you should do X is because of networking.

Please Don’t Network.

Oh, and if you didn’t know, if you actively try to network in college, you’ll annoy the heck out of people, and you’ll get very little or nothing from your efforts.

Learning from Your Future Selves

If someone comes from a “disadvantaged” background, they are less likely to have a “network” of people and resources. What would you do in this case?

This is How You Network

You don’t!!!!



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Juan David Campolargo

Juan David Campolargo


I do and share “stuff” that makes people more optimistic, ambitious, and curious.