How do I make genuine connects with people I have shared experiences with?
How do I maintain my safety when making new connections?
What does it really mean to “network”?
Making connections with people in your field or industry of interest can help you learn more about jobs and careers that may interest you. These connections can also help you find jobs and provide inside knowledge about a specific organization.
- Online presence and profile review (i.e. Handshake & LinkedIn)
- Finding connections
- Informational interviewing
- Preparing for career events
- And more!
Our online Resource Center has recommendations for finding connections, creating an online presence, etc.
Informational interviewing is a meeting with a professional in the field. Making connections is a good way to explore careers and can lead to getting a job someday.
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