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Feb 08, 2021

The Art of Building & Maintaining Your Professional Network in the Virtual World by Despina Zanganas

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Join Despina as she discusses the art of networking in the virtual world. Find out why we all need to be networking (yes, even if you love your job!), how to network as an introvert, and tips for making authentic connections in an online environment.

About Despina Zanganas RGD, Founder at Despina and Co., Host at Connect and Bloom
Despina has more than 20 years of experience in the digital design space, co-founding companies, winning awards, and killing it as creative director. In 2013, Sheryl Sandberg’s book, Lean In, inspired her to co-found Lean In Canada, an organization that provides professional women a space to connect with like-minded peers. Despina’s passion for creating networking opportunities helped grow the Lean in Canada network to 8,000+ women in 8 years. Her knack for networking and flair for inspiring life-changing connections led Despina to start a networking podcast, Connect and Bloom. A strong proponent of empowering women, Despina has been featured on CBC Radio, the National Post, Sun News Network, and in Flare Magazine discussing issues that are pertinent to women.