Practice Business Networking

Practice your networking skills and build stronger connections with people you meet at conferences, meetings and other social occasions.


Effective networking is an important aspect of career development. Building relationships with a wide range of people can win you new business clients, increase your chance of finding a new job, as well as advancing your career.

There are two different networking exercises for you to practice in. Each teaches different skills, as outlined below.

Exercise 1: Networking Essentials

Skills you will learn:

  • Active listening
  • Eye contact
  • Building rapport

Exercise 2: Networking Advanced

Skills you will learn:

  • Introducing yourself
  • Delivering an elevator pitch
  • Telling a story
  • How to end a conversation


The business networking exercises can be accessed from your web browser, no installation or download is required. You can also access the scenarios from virtual reality, if you have a VR headset.

PC / Laptop Virtual Reality


Networking Essentials

Networking Essentials

Networking Advanced

Networking Advanced

Topics covered

Networking Conversations Effective Listening People Skills

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