Networking Strategies

When you hear, it's all about who you know... believe it. There are few things more valuable to a professional than their relationships with other professionals. The positive relationships you build will support you as you try to:

  • Discover new positions and advance your career
  • Generate new ideas and collaborate with others
  • Understand a complex economic and social world
  • Solve problems

Where to Start

  • Create a free LinkedIn account
  • Look at alumni profiles and reach out for an informational interview or to job shadow. Ask them thoughtful career questions.
  • Research professional associations in the industries that interest you. Students usually get a deeply discounted rate to join.
  • Research local, regional, and national conferences.
  • Attend Career Services & Alumni Engagement events throughout the year.
  • Learn all of the finer details by using the Networking Guide below.

Networking One-on-One

Request a Counseling Appointment on TritonTrack to have your LinkedIn profile reviewed and to strategize about how to build / leverage your professional network.

Check out our resources below to help get started.