TITLE

Build your network before you need it

AUTHOR(S)
Carty, Alan
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
InTech;May/Jun2010, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the importance of creating a professional network. A lack of solid network could result in lost productivity at work or months of unemployment. Five steps to build a network in a short time that could give an individual a connection of up to 300 within six months' time are provided. LinkedIn is considered as the best professional networking site with 50 million members worldwide.
ACCESSION #
51777855

 

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