Set Up Meetings
When President Obama told the nation that the best way to avoid getting the flu is to wash your hands, many people balked. Who needs to be told to do something as simple as washing their hands? But the truth is, sometimes we need to be reminded that the simplest things are often the most effective.
With the multitude of technologies available, it’s easy to fall into a pattern of relying on virtual contact with others. After all, e-mails take a few minutes (and can be done in your pajamas), while in-person meetings require planning time, travel, and looking your best.
But we’re here to tell you: in-person meetings can make the difference. Not only are they a chance for your personality to shine—which can’t be done on a resumé ...