Chapter 14. Seven Essential Signs That Your Networking Is Working

You’re looking for a new job. That’s established. And while networking, you’re supposed to be completely upfront with everyone you meet about the fact that you’re looking for a new job. That way, you’re not being phony. And you’re not supposed to be pinning your hopes on each and every one of your networking meetings that this one could be the one that nets you the job offer of your dreams (hence taking care of the lame and desperate concerns).

Let’s be realistic here. In your heart of hearts, you probably still wish that each one of these meetings will instantly morph into a “you’re hired!” conversation. (Yes, it happens sometimes.) But, because it’s all about finding a new job, ...

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