Networking means building a group of contacts for career information and job recommendations. Networking can be done in person or through social media websites.
Directory of Networking and Job Search Support Groups by State »
Lists of Illinois networking groups and job search support groups.
A basic guide to networking in person and on the Internet. It includes demonstration videos.
Networking to Enhance Your Job Search »
(The Riley Guide)
Focuses on how to start networking on the Internet.
Another way to find job leads is to “cold call” companies about job openings. This means approaching businesses that interest you even though they are not currently advertising any job openings.
“Try Cold Calling in Your Job Search” »
By Linda K. Rolie