Have you ever said to yourself, “I wish I had a network of people I could turn to for career advice and job leads?”
What if I told you that you already have a network of people who are willing to give you career advice. All you have to do is ask them in the right way.
Don’t believe me?
Watch this video I did with the co-founder of 1 Degree Hire Jordie Kern. I reveal eye-opening ideas about how to use your college alumni network on LinkedIn to help you with your job search, which I call The Alumni Networking Solution.
I also reveal:
- Why emailing a complete stranger is no big deal
- How a recent graduate can use LinkedIn to build their network
- How much effort they should put towards building their network
The Power of The Alumni Networking Solution
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Now that you know people are ready to give you career advice, it’s time to take action.
Follow this step-by-step guide to networking with Alumni on LinkedIn if you want to find job leads and receive career advice. There is a word-for-word LinkedIn message that you can send to the members in your alumni group on LinkedIn.
When you receive great advice and leads, don’t forget to write a professional thank you note!
Now I want you to do two things:
- Take Action! Email at least 3-5 people from your LinkedIn Alumni group. Don’t wait! A lot of people will read an article and say, “I will do it later. “ I know that you are different and you are serious about building your network.
- Send this article to a young professional who will find this helpful.
I want to hear your success stories! Please email me your results or leave a comment below using what I call The Alumni Networking Solution. John(at)endlessjoboffers(.) com.