Tag Archives: Business networking

Where are your favourite places to look for job opportunities? Pick your top two.

We’ve listed a few and we’d love to hear more specifics, so please feel free to comment on this post.  For example, are Craigslist, LinkedIn and Indeed the places you frequent for job opportunities?

How is your networking game?

In the old days, one would go to a networking event, exchange business cards, and put the business cards in their Rolodex. (some of you will have to Google that) The business landscape has changed a lot since then. It is a much more fast paced environment.

Today the common practice is to gather business cards and almost immediately connect online. Connections made off line continue online. And if you’re a really good connector, continue offline again.

We’re curious to know how quick you are to react when it comes to building your network.

How to Work a Room

Check out this video below from Forbes on some fantastic networking tips such as maintaining eye contact and showing your listening skills, plus other ideas on how to get the most out of networking in new situations.

 

Is LinkedIn your Rolodex?

In the old days, one would go to a networking event, exchange business cards, and put the business cards in their Rolodex. The business landscape has changed a lot since then. It is a much more fast paced environment.

Today the common practice is to gather business cards and almost immediately connect online. Connections made off line continue online. And if you’re a really good connector, continue offline again.

We’re curious to know how quick you are to react when it comes to building your network.