You don’t have time to waste. You have people to meet and career goals to nourish.
So how can you use strategic networking to grown your personal network, and ultimately reap career success?
When we think about networking, we often think about social media or those staged networking events that can be so uncomfortable.
But a large part of networking really comes down to having meaningful conversations, one person at a time…
A significant mentoring experience can be life-changing. Wise counsel can help you at key points to navigate the unchartered waters of your working life.
But when conducting a mentor search, what you’re looking for? Where do you look? And how do you make it happen?
If you have a career of any kind, you need a 30-second elevator pitch (some call it an elevator speech or a value proposition). An elevator pitch is a roughly 30-second sound bite – a response to the question, “Tell me about yourself” or “What do you do?”
Here are the short cuts to creating a powerful 30-second elevator pitch…