What does networking really mean (and why do people keep telling you to do it)? Developing the ability to connect with people at an in-person or virtual event, learn about their interests, and consider possible areas of overlap with your own is an important lifelong skill. You’ll gain insights into companies or organizations you're interested in, consider how to tailor your approach to applications, and maybe even discover a whole new career you haven't yet thought of.
You already have an in with 24,000 fellow graduates. The Caltech Alumni Association offers several avenues to explore, discover, and make new connections. Ready to get started?
Just a Few Ways to Network:
Get contact and employment information about alumni.
Does the old and cliché, “it’s not what you know, it’s who you know,” really apply to Caltech? We take a look at some common misperceptions.
Career expert Elayne Chou explores effective ways to to utilize LinkedIn to expand your network in this webcast with Caltech alumni.
Career: C=Clarification, A=Action Goals, R=Relationship Building, E=Experience, E=Education, R=Roadmap
Learn about these building blocks in this webcast
That's not all!
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