Gain The Most Value From Networking

Gain The Most Value From Networking 1

Being involved in associations and conferences is a great way to enhance your knowledge and skills while increasing your professional network. For some technical professionals the idea of networking can sound overwhelming, causing them to shy away from the potential to create mutually beneficial relationships.

Understanding that networking is a skill best attained through practice, here are a few articles that offer advice to get the most value from your networking efforts:

 

5 Networking Tips That all Engineers Need to Know

 

The Oil & Gas Guide to Networking: How To Connect and Communicate

 

The Networking Advice No One Tells You

 

How to work the room: 4 great networking tips for IT pros Networking tips for attending tech conferences Nine Networking Tips For Very Shy People

 


 

Gain The Most Value From Networking 2We would like to highlight a wonderful organization – founded in Houston – that provides career resources for high school students in underserved communities through skills training, internships, and impactful relationships.

Whitaker IT recently had the opportunity to assist Genesys Works at their Mock Interviews 2019 event providing one-on-one interview practice and feedback for students preparing for their first job interview!

 


 
Hopefully the information above can help increase your networking skills, so get out there, get involved in your local associations, and build your network! As always, we’re here to serve with your IT staffing needs. See you at the next event!

 


 

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