Until that day when robots take over all of our jobs… business will still be conducted by people. Whether you are in a job search, want to stay up-to-date on your career skills, or are connecting for work-related reasons, networking is the most effective way to conduct business.
Just how effective?
In terms of finding a new job, for example, 46% of job seekers in a five-year study found a job through networking. The next most effective study result was Internet job boards… at only 25%. (Only 1% found a job through the newspaper).
What makes an effective networker? What types of networking do most people prefer, online or face-to-face? What impact does networking have on business?
For those answers and more, check out this infographic by GreatBusinessSchools.org…