As someone who finds it difficult to start up a conversation with a total stranger, I can totally relate to students who agonize over those often painful networking situations. One of our online resources, Vault, offers tips to ease the pain of networking. This video clip is short and sweet but does have a few good pointers on starting those networking conversations. Check out the Vault video for strategies for overcoming shyness and breaking the ice at your next networking event. And, while you’re at it, take a look at all the other great resources available to you on Vault.