How to Build a Winning Networking Strategy

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Let’s Eat, Grandma interviewed Al Robinette, an all-star career coaching professional — so you can learn how to build a network and use LinkedIn to its fullest potential!
According to a 3,000 person study by Lou Adler and LinkedIn, 85% of critical jobs were filled by networking of some sort. And often before jobs were posted, they were already filled internally or through a referral.

  • We are going to talk about the role LinkedIn should have in your job search game.
  • We are going to talk about how to start building those connections.
  • And we are going to talk about some good sources in which you can start to find the right people to funnel into your life.

Podcast Questions

  • Let’s talk about LINKEDIN! How do you use LinkedIn to complement your networking efforts?
  • Why is it important that people should be networking not only during the times that they need it?
  • What are some ways that most people can be more effective at networking?
  • What are some events that job seekers should have on their radar to lead them to their job?
  • How much time should be devoted to events vs. applying online to job postings via Indeed, Zip Recruiter, etc.?
  • What are some helpful tips for folks who are predisposed to not want to attend events (either shy or introverted).
  • What do you think is the biggest mistake a job seeker can make who is trying to build a network any why?

Find out more about Al Robinette and how you can get more guidance in your career by following his website: https://www.careerpathcd.com/

Sources:

  • https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/new-survey-reveals-85-all-jobs-filled-via-networking-lou-adler/