Never eat alone

Do you want to get ahead in life? Do you want to climb the ladder to personal success? Well, one thing is for certain: You can’t get there alone.

The secret to accomplishing personal career objectives can be found in reaching out to other people. What distinguishes highly successful people from everyone else is the way they use the power of relationships — so that everyone wins.

In this summary, you will find the inner mind-set and many techniques you’ll need to build a lifelong community of colleagues, contacts, friends and mentors.

The advice found in this summary is based on generosity and helping friends connect to other friends. It distinguishes genuine relationship-building from the crude, desperate glad-handing too often associated with the word “networking.” This summary also explains a system for building real relation- ships based primarily on the powerful principles of generosity and intimacy.

This summary is full of specific tips on handling rejection, getting past the gatekeepers, becoming a “conference commando,” and building and broadcasting your personal brand.