It can be scary to bring your best self to a networking event (or just any event in life) especially if you feel introverted or unsure of yourself. In this episode, we talk about how to make the most out of any situation you're in by bringing your personality and of course - the best networking tips.
Strother Gaines is a business and personal coach for creative entrepreneurs and those who want to become one. He works with lawyers who just wanna dance, programmers who wish they were potters and undercover Yogi CFO’s to integrate their professional lives with their authentic creative selves. He is a multi-passionate entrepreneur with a background in theatre, public speaking, education, sales, management, leadership and segway-tour-guiding. His private practice is called “But I’m a Unicorn, Dammit!” and he is passionately working to help as many people as possible own up to the fact that they’re a unique fu($!@& snowflake. He is the Producing Artistic Director and founder of DC’s only Immersive Experiential Design Company “TBD Immersive“ He served as the event director for the DC Chapter of Network Under 40 and he spoke at the TEDx MidAtlantic Festival on on the topic of storytelling. He looks pretty good in purple.