6 Ways To Nourish Your Network | Fast Company | Business + Innovation
Michael Simmons stashed this in How To Be A Super Connector
These are solid strategies for networking. Some of them aren't often talked about. "In a roomful of married people, ask how many met their spouses through third parties. Some hands will shoot up. Ask these people who that third party was, and with no hesitation, they will mention a name. Ask them if they owe that person and, to the degree that they are still happily married, they will nod. The introducers played a vital networking role."