It’s Not What You Know—It’s Who You Know
It is a cynical stretch to say that what you know is of no value and that getting ahead is more a function of political clout (that is, who you know).
However, a career is built on more than your ability to perform a function well. Your ability to develop relationships is a huge factor in long-term career growth and stability. The people you meet form a natural broadcast medium for your talents and project successes.
In short, the sharing of information and opportunity across a network of professionals will help keep you aware of developments both within your ...