Arts & Entrepreneurship Tips

Below is a selection of suggestions and advice that can be applied to networking and your professional career. 


  • Be yourself
  • Be engaged
  • Ask questions
  • Bring calling/business cards*
  • Be sincere and show an interest
  • Be prepared to follow-up after the event
  • Dress for success (but wear shoes you can stand/walk in)

   *Calling/Business card: this should list your name, phone number, email address, and discipline. 

For further information and advice regarding the Networking Social Night, please contact Dean Paulk at or at WCU extension 3891. 


Business Cards are a fantastic networking tool, and with websites like, and, printing your own personalized business cards has never been easier, or more cost effective!

For inspiration, click here to explore a selection of business cards from professional artists.

For further information, please contact A&E Certificate Coordinator, Heather Mae Erickson at or WCU extension 3595. 

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