Start networking today to take your job search to the next level.
If you’re looking for a job, you’re bound to find many articles encouraging you to network, and with good reason. It’s widely acknowledged that networking can help you uncover job leads that may not be published anywhere else and will give you a leg up on the competition. In fact, studies have found you are ten times more likely to land an interview when your job application is accompanied by an employee referral.
But before you can reap these benefits, you first need to learn the art of networking. Below are five tips to help you build your professional network.