Networking is a process that fosters the exchange of information and ideas among individuals or groups that share common interests. Networking may fall into one of two categories: social or business. Less commonly in finance, the term “networking” may also refer to the setting up and operation of a physical computer network
Social networking:is the use of internet-based social media programs to make connections with friends, family, classmates, customers and clients.
Business networking:business networking, one of the implicit objectives is to form professional relationships that may boost one’s future business and employment prospects. Networking events, such as conferences and meetings, are common practice within professional organizations, which may also link up with other bodies to stage a joint event.
Computer Networking:Computer networking involves connecting computers in the same building or office so users can readily communicate with other computers or devices. Switches connect multiple devices in one building on the same network.