Keep working at it

Building a network doesn’t happen in a day. Here are some great ideas for places and opportunities for building your network. They were kindly provided by Isobel Davies, an associate consultant and career coach with Macmillan International – and a member of my network!

20 ways to build your network

  1. Mentor someone
  2. Ask someone to mentor you
  3. Get involved in task forces or other exercises
  4. Send reports of your work to others who may be interested
  5. Talk to others about what they are doing in areas that may be of interest
  6. Look for development assignments or projects
  7. Plan regular reviews to talk about your performance and your development with your boss
  8. Prepare for your appraisal properly
  9. Keep a personal record of your projects and ...

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