Network with Professionals

Networking with professionals can have many benefits regardless of where you are in your career journey. While it may be intimidating at first, networking is a skill that can be developed over time with practice. Some key steps you can take to start networking with professionals include:

No matter how experienced you are with networking, we welcome you to schedule an appointment in Handshake with a career coach to discuss and build out your own unique networking plan. Plus, a coach can be a great addition to your network!

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Building Your LinkedIn Profile

Learn how to best present yourself on the biggest professional social media network.

LinkedIn – On-Demand Webinar

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Career Conversations (aka Informational Interviews)

Career Conversations, aka informational interviews, are chats with professionals about their job, organization, or industry.

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NetWerx Program

The Werth Institute NetWerx Program builds bridges between current students and UConn alumni through multiple engagement opportunities centering around how …

Build your Network – On-Demand Webinar

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