Here you are networking your butt off, going from event to event and conversation to conversation. And now I tell you that, of all the people you’ve talked with, none of them wants to help you find a job.
And sorry to say, it’s the truth.
If you’re frustrated with your networking efforts, it could be you don’t fundamentally understand that sacred truth of the job search.
When I work with job seekers one major goal is to put the networking conversation in context. Here are a couple of key points to keep in mind.