Quick and Quintessential Career & Job Tips
Job-hunting tips from the December 10, 2001 issue of QuintZine.
One of the best ways to network through the Internet is to participate in online discussion groups. Writer Robin Nobles offers a basic guide to how find online groups related to your profession or area of interest. Her article, “Participate in Online Discussion Forums,” appears, among other places, at: WomensNet.Net.
BoardSeat’s online matching service is aimed at smaller companies and organizations that do not have the resources for retained searches. The matching service allows companies to create detailed online profiles for director and advisor positions using BoardSeat’s online tool. Potential candidates include executives, academics, and other professionals with appropriate experience who are interested in serving on the boards of companies or nonprofits. Use of the service is currently offered at no charge to candidates. For information, write to firstname.lastname@example.org or go to thge company’s Web site.
- to create a Company of Friends (CoF) profile
- to find other CoF members in your area
- to find other CoF members in your industry
- to see what CoF members and groups around the world are doing
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