A job seeker doesn’t have to have 500 LinkedIn contacts and 300 Twitter followers for an invitation to a job interview. However, an extensive network is beneficial, as a large proportion of jobs are acquired through networks. Read how to network on social media when job hunting.
People typically attend networking events when they are seeking job leads, exposure to the employer market, connections, referrals, or ways by which to grow their own business. Read the top tips on how to be successful in the art of networking.