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Wayne Baker. Achieving Success Through Social Capital. , 2000. 25. qxp 8/13/2007 1:25 PM Page 35 Chapter 3: The Meet Market: Networking 35 can offer to assist with a project. That being said, let’s look at the key principles of effective networking. • Assess: Whom do you know? Do your friends and acquaintances know each other? Contacts can be those you’ve met on the job as well as relatives, friends of relatives, personal friends, and acquaintances. You’ll be surprised by how many people you already know directly or know through a friend or colleague.
Internship seeker: I do; here you go. Thank you for offering to forward my resume. Do you happen to have a business card? I would like to follow up with you if that’s okay. Also consider pairing up with friends and family members who are more comfortable networking at career fairs and other recruiting events. Not only will you be able to observe and learn from their individual networking styles and techniques, but they’ll also be there to provide moral support and to help you break the ice when meeting new people.
Pros: More than 40 million members, career focused, and free (for now). Cons: Lack of enough career-focused features. 5 Think about that for a second. When you do, it should come as no surprise that MySpace recently passed Friendster as the top social-networking Web site. MySpace is a free online community designed to help you meet your friends’ friends. Whether you’re single and looking to meet that special someone, or you’re looking for a job and want to network with businesspeople, MySpace can help you connect through a growing network of mutual friends.