Filed Under: Networking
Our Administrative & Support division hosted a happy hour last Tuesday at Célon Cocktail Bar & Lounge to show their appreciation for candidates they’ve worked with throughout the years. This Moroccan themed venue was a perfect setting for event attendees to catch up after their workday....
Networking is something that makes a lot of people cringe—and understandably so. When people think of the word “networking,” images of forced and insincere flattery comes to mind.
Modesty is the best policy, right? Not when it comes to describing your professional accomplishments. Here's how to master the art of the self-promotion to advance your career.
You’ve landed your dream job. You volunteer for assignments, sign up for committees, join colleagues for happy hour. You’ve got that networking thing nailed. Right?
Ever notice how moving forward in your career comes down to networking? Eighty percent of job openings are never publicly advertised, according to a 2013 Wall Street Journal article. That makes all those business cards you’ve collected and LinkedIn connections you’ve made extremely important.
Connecting with colleagues at work is among the best things you can do to improve your effectiveness in the workplace. And while it’s easy to lean over to Amy in the next cubicle and ask her how her weekend went, when it comes to a more senior colleague in the corner office, the idea of starting...
Do you associate networking with shameless self-promotion and ‘more = more’? Does that make your stomach turn? Me too!