It is normal and even an important part for business growth where people share their success and mistakes with other businessmen.
And for getting new clients, growing your business and even understanding where not to go wrong or what to do to grow your business faster, you would need to start networking before you initiate your business plan. With this, you would be able to build a sustainable business.
With networking, it is easy for you to end up making great friends since you both think alike. And friends can become a strong building stone for your life, ideas, and even business. Some of the strongest friendships started from networking in the business world.
By networking regularly, you would be able to push yourself to talk to different people and this would eventually increase your confidence. Moreover, being an owner, it is important as the business growth is entirely depending on your way of making connections and talking to people.
Eventually, it also turns you into a confident person and the more confident you are the more confident you are in your business. And this would bring out a new color in both your thoughts, actions and ideas for the company as well.