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Wednesday, August 20, 2014 . . .Networking is a 2-Way Street
Question:  What is one of the most common mistakes job seekers who are new to networking make? 
Answer:  Not recognizing that networking is a Give-and-Take practice, i.e., a 2-way street!

Setting up 1-to-1 networking meetings to talk with people about the good things you bring into an organization as well as to learn what they know about good firms to work for is a smart thing to do. 

However, recognize that when you engage in networking, you have a responsibility to GIVE as well as TAKE.  Remember to thank the contact who is helping you in a follow-up Thank You note, keep in touch and keep them updated on your progress, and look for ways you can be helpful to them.  Because . . . Networking is a 2-way street
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