Managing your career is all about networking. If you are in job search today, you probably realize how difficult it can be to cultivate the appropriate relationships while unemployed. You've learned a valuable lesson and you WILL carry this learning forward, right? Networking is the best insurance policy for your future.
This Summary Sunday addresses networking and the best networking tool available (and free) LinkedIn. But first, you have to understand the changes in recruiting.
3 Trends That
Impact Recruiting from ERE.net
Now you are ready to understand "old fashioned" networking
The 20 Habits Of Highly Effective Networkers – Part 1 From Tim's Strategy
The Value of Sharing Your Wisdom and Experience from Deborah Shane's Toolbox
Increase Your "Impressions"with a Networking Journal from CareerRocketeer
LinkedIn is merely a tool to manage and leverage the power of your network.
Should I Be on LinkedIn? from Blue Sky Resumes
Top 5 Ways to Market Your Business With LinkedIn from Social Media Examiner
Job Seekers - 20 Ways To Brand Yourself On Linkedin from ReCareered
Find Events for Offline Networking on Facebook and LinkedIn from Brand-Yourself.com
Have a great week and develop your new networking strategy using some of these tips!