Networking 

7 Professional Networking Tips and Tricks for a Successful Job Search

Getting a job today requires consistent, effective networking. When searching for a job, you may have heard the following statement: “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” The second part of that statement is especially true. Of course, you do need a solid set of skills to successfully perform a specific role, so “what you know” is always an important factor in getting hired. What remains true is that “who you know” can be the dynamic that gets you in the door — all other things being equal.…

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Networking 

Here Are 33 Networking Tips You Can Easily Read in Under 5 Minutes

Heading out to a networking event this week? This month? At some point in the distant future? Are you looking to brush up on your talking-to-strangers skill fast? If the answer is yes, we’ve got great news for you. The infographic below breaks down a ton of great advice into one bite-sized chart. While we recommend taking some time to dip into our other networking articles (like this one and this one), we know you’re busy. So all we’re suggesting today is that you check out the tips below. And if any of…

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Networking 

11 Successful Networking Tips

Networking. Everyone does it but how do you do it well? Many people believe that networking during a job search means calling everyone and asking them for a job. People associate networking with being pushy and overbearing. Some people tend to hide away from networking because they don’t want to be labeled as this type of person. Networking is a two way street, it is a way of getting to know someone better and finding ways they might be able to help you and how you can help them in…

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