Overview of topic:
According to LinkedIn reports, 70% of people were hired at a company they had a connection, 80% of professionals consider professional networking to be important to career success, and 61% of professionals agree that regular online interaction with their professional network can lead to the way into possible job opportunities.
We all know network is the best way to get a job, but do you know what, why, how, and where to network as the fastest way to land a job? What’s the right mindset in order to network effectively?
In this workshop not only you will learn what to do and what not to do while networking, but you will have the opportunity to practice networking in a safe and encouraging environment. Come join us and take your networking skills to a new level!
This workshop is lead by CSIX volunteers Courtney Brubaker, Deepi Mundra, and Borys Senyk.
Cost: $5 (cash only; no checks or credit cards); fee covers program, lunch, tax, and tip.
10:00-10:30 Arrival of attendees, check-in, open networking
10:30-10:40 Meeting starts, new member introductions
10:40-10:55 Job leads, contact requests, announcements, etc.
10:55-11:10 Open networking
12:00-1:00 Lunch and table networking