Peter Weddle is the author or editor of over two dozen books about careers and employment. In this 20-minute mini-seminar, he explores the important role of networking in successful career self-management and how best to use it into a job search and during the business day. This session introduces the very latest best practices in networking and presents powerful two-steps process for implementing them. You'll learn how to avoid the bad behaviors that undermine effective networking and why, how and where you should use networking to establish enduring professional relationships with your peers. If you want to upgrade your networking ability but are short of time, this is the session for you. There are no frills and no extraneous commentary - just practical tips that will improve the contacts you make and the connections you keep in the workplace. It's a one-of-a-kind guide to networking that works.
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