Learn How To Work A Crowd

Learn How To Work A Crowd

When you think of “working a crowd,” you might think of entertainers at best, and shifty multi-level marketing salesman at worst. There are, however, non-jerky ways to meet people and benefit from casual networking.

Why would you want to work a crowd? Because nobody makes new friends or finds a great business contact by standing over the punchbowl. The following video is a presentation from Ignite Show, a series of 5 minute powerchats given by people on varying topics. In the following video Alexis Bauer shares a step by step guide to working a crowd and how you can be the agent at any party or gathering who causes the social scene there to blossom.

Have a tip or trick of your own to help your fellow readers unleash their social butterfly potentials? Share the wealth in the comments.

Alexis Bauer on How to Work a Crowd [Ignite]


  • Interesting article,
    But I love the Ignite format, sounds like a really different kind of event.

    Can’t wait for some motivated people around here to have a crack at their own Ignite evening (plus if enough people rock up, you can apply these working the crowd techniques).

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