You’re young, skilled and hungry for professional growth. How do you fast-track your progress?
In this post, we share simple but effective ways to build fruitful connections and a reputation as someone who’s worthy of trust and opportunities.
Build your network before you need it.
Yes, networking. While the concept of networking strikes fear in many of us (particularly introverts) — it’s really a low-pressure, high-return effort when done correctly.
Put simply, fruitful networking isn’t about asking for things, necessarily. Most of the time, it’s about giving: being generous with your time, expertise and contacts, much like you’d treat guests in your home.
Earlier this year, we wrote about three ways to increase your networking ROI. Give that a read and enjoy the open doors that follow.
Write something about yourself. No need to be fancy, just an overview.