You probably hear it all the time if you’re job-hunting. Networking is the best way to identify and position yourself for new job opportunities.
Reconnecting with your existing network and connecting with new people can help you tap into the “hidden job market” of unadvertised positions and new opportunities created around your unique promise of value.
It’s okay to circle back to your neglected network and re-build. You also need to cast a far-reaching net to connect with people at your target companies.
Read more about networking well in my post on Executive Career Brand, How to Build a Powerful Executive Network.