“Frankly, I am truly unhappy with the job that I currently have because I have plateaued, there is no where to move up in the organization, I am under really poor management, and I do not agree with the organization’s mission and how they carry out their work. Is there any advice that you have to move past this negativity and not project it when I am in interviews or not let it dampen my confidence?”
Before being a mom, I’d never thought that spending so much time on the playground could help my career.
Yeah, we know. Networking is one of the best ways to find a job. But what if you’re out and about, meeting and greeting, and still don’t have a job to show for it?
Dormant ties can offer powerful access to new information and opportunities.
If you’ve decided to make the jump, it’s essential to start building your new network before you move. Any introduction can be incredibly helpful.
Sometimes you have to go outside of your network and try to connect with a complete stranger.
Here are a few of the methods that I used to find a job and build my network.
How can you successfully, meaningfully network when you don’t have a job? Keep these three tips in mind.
Connect with alumni and conduct informational interviews to learn about your field of interest and potential opportunities.