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By Virginia Henry


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In establishing the fast-growing London Information & Knowledge Exchange (LIKE), Virginia Henry and her cofounders sought to create relevant, inclusive events on a variety of topics, in order to take the perceived sting out of networking. Here she shares tips for creating your own professional networking group.


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In establishing the fast-growing London Information &Knowledge Exchange (LIKE), Virginia Henry and her cofounders sought tocreate relevant, inclusive events on a variety of topics, in order totake the perceived sting out of networking. Here she shares tips forcreating your own professional networking group.

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It can be truly daunting towalk into a room full of strangers. It doesn't matter how friendly and welcoming they turn out to be if that sinking feeling as you walk through the door stays with you for much of the evening.

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Virginia Henry is a Consultant specialising in Knowledge Management and Engagement.  She's experienced in implementing organisation-wide knowledge intranets, nurturing communities of practice and ensuring knowledge management initiatives last longer than their project budgets and the average implementation team's attention span!  Virginia has a special interest in the role of knowledge management in onboarding and in training and development.  Networking - for learning and enjoyment - is a favourite pastime and she regularly twitters and blogs about the events and meetings she's been to http://virginiahenry.wordpress.com/ 

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