Here’s something founders will need to overcome: networking can make some feel “dirty,” says a new study from Rotman, Harvard

For entrepreneurs, attending meetups, making cold-calls and jumping headlong into conversations with strangers is all part of the territory. But maybe it makes you feel a bit gross to do so? Well, you’re not alone.

A new study from U of T’s Tiziana Casciaro and co-authors from Harvard Business School and the Kellogg School of Management, says professional networking can create feelings of moral impurity and even physical dirtiness.

Learn more about why networking can make your skin crawl…