4 Unforgivable Mistakes In Networking

Marian Schembari
Marian Schembari


By Marian Schembari

Hopefully you know by now that networking is the only real way to land your dream job. But are you doing it right?

Last week, I experienced the ultimate networking experience. Let's say hello to Ginny.

Ginny emailed me a week ago. Her subject line was, "I think I love cupcakes more than you." She got five points in my book right off the bat. See, on my blog's "About" page, I talk about my cupcake addiction. So, Ginny clearly knew who I was and had read my blog, wrote a personal email to me (she didn't copy and paste) with a fun touch instead of trying too hard to be overly professional.