Networking can help you:
- Find information on job openings that haven’t been advertised
- Make professional connections with companies in your field
- Get insights into your industry or profession
- Get advice on how to look for work
Networking is an important part of your job search. A large number of job opportunities are not advertised in newspapers or online. You can find out about these “hidden” jobs only by talking to other people.
Networking helps you build relationships so that you can ask for information, advice, and referrals to from established professionals. These resources will help you build your networking skills: