When looking for a job, we have all heard the saying, “it’s not what you know, but who.” There is no discounting how important it is to work with professionals throughout your network during the job searching process. A recent article in US News and World Report, “How to Make the Most of Connections in a Job Search” gives job seekers 9 tips about how they can make the most of their professional connections. At what time during the application process should you “loop in” your professional contacts? How many of your contacts and which ones should you reach out to? How much can you ask of them? Find the answers to these questions and more in this week’s article.
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