In a just-in-time job search, widening your network is essential to secure a broader audience. Reaching out to someone you don’t know by phone, email or LinkedIn can feel intimidating. In the job or internship search this method is worth the ROI and can actually yield some good results. It requires research, strategy and execution, all skills in which business students need to develop and excel at in order to be competitive.
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