Young Professionals

Does Networking Really Matter? 5 Reasons Why It Does

Prepared by the AFWA Young Professional LEAP Advisory Council Does networking really matter? What are the benefits anyway? Any why take time out of my busy day to network when I'm trying to establish my career here within my company? Members of AFWA's Young Professional LEAP Advisory Counsel believe networking does matter and they've put [...]

2018-07-24T14:05:15+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Young Professionals|

Q&A: Navigating the Job Search

Q: I normally look for job openings through the typical channels. However, I recently heard some interesting advice encouraging a job-seeker to essentially cold-call firms in their area by sending out resumes and cover letters regardless of whether the firm was actively advertising an open position. The thought behind it is if a position comes [...]

2017-07-20T19:48:27+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Advance, Women of Influence, Young Professionals|