8 Networking Mistakes to Avoid
November 15, 2011
Although networking is perhaps the best way to find a new job, many people approach it in an all-too-casual way. Here are eight networking mistakes to steer clear of when trying to make lasting connections with others in your field.
1. Not knowing what you want to accomplish
Before you attend a networking event, know why you’re there. Can a new contact help you meet someone at an organization where you’d like to work? Are you hoping to find a mentor? Do you need some specific information about…