Fellowships are no longer just for graduate students or PhDs. There is a growing roster of merit-based professional fellowship opportunities that provide entry into a first job or career change, fund international work experiences, cultivate emerging leaders and changemakers, and support self-designed projects and social enterprises.
You also know that showing up is only half of networking. Whether your goal is to land a new job, start a business, join a board, or find a mentor, you will also have to communicate your qualities, accomplishments, and skills in a way that stands out.
Once you have your foot in the door and are volunteering for an organization you love, what can you do to turn that experience into a job?
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We are heavily influenced by the people we spend time around. Having smart, well-connected colleagues, friends, and mentors can hugely impact your career for the better.
How do you ask your current supervisor to serve as a reference?
Michael Goldberg’s approach of making networking a “we” thing rather than a “me” thing is sure to put you at ease and encourage you to have a little fun with it!
Join Idealist Careers for a fun, dynamic personal branding webinar next week, presented by Courtney…
What if we thought of networking as a way to meet people with whom we share mutual interests and aspirations?
There are better ways to introduce people.