So, how do you find a job “taming data”? One way is to network. But how does one, “network”? The videos below provide some initial guidance for beginners.
My takeaway: “networking” involves many angles — within your current organization, within your community, and within your friends and family. It also involves showing a genuine interest in other people, and thinking of what you can do for them, not just what they can do for you.
Howcast: How to Network
Keith Ferrazzi: How Do I Start Networking?
Keith Ferrazzi: Help me: I feel uncomfortable at networking events!
Do you have any networking tips? Is there any information in the above videos with which you don’t agree?
[Via the UNC-CH GPSF.]