The Power of Relationship Building | Jose Gutierrez | TEDxBentleyU

People often tend to associate their “net worth” with their “network”. Jose, however, believes that connecting with peers on a humanistic level and building relationships with people is much better for fostering a mutually supportive environment.

Originally from San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Jose Gutierrez came to the United States in 2010 to pursue his degree at Bentley University. During his time as a student leader and school spirit enthusiast, Jose quickly learned that connecting with his peers on a humanistic level was key to fostering a mutually supportive environment. Jose used the lifelong relationship he established to facilitate his transition from college student to full time employee.

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