Network Building

10 tools for network building:

  • Technology (trackbacks, RSS, tags, etc.)
  • Knowledge (who is influential, who is trusted, who is controversial, etc.)
  • Online social skills (ability to approach other people in appropriate ways)
  • Participation/Collaboration (via comments, trackbacks, email, etc.)
  • Reputation/Trust (what you have now, what is developed over time)
  • Politics (an opinion or stated position)
  • Permeable organizational boundaries
  • Time management
  • Flexibility (ability to make changes in all of the above as needed)

Interesting list. Would you add or modify this list?