Today, studies have shown that up to 80% of jobs are
never advertised – they are filled by word of mouth.
So it’s who you know and who knows you that matters. You must develop relationships and connections to open up the world of opportunities to advance your career. There is nothing more critical to being successful than the relationships you have and create. The bond you make with another person, whether a quick connection over the same sports team or a week long short course is another opportunity for growth and learning. No matter how you met, each connection matters somewhere down the road.
You never know what tomorrow will bring but you sure as sh*t should be prepared.
Start with the basics: What is your career goal?
Build mutually beneficial relationships
Find allies and champions
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