Networking Advice

Vault has compiled all the networking advice that you will ever need to land your dream job. Watch videos and get expert help, tips and advice for effective networking that will stand out from the competition.

Networking Basics

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What Is Networking and How Does It Help You Find a Job?
Miriam Salpeter Networking. For some, it’s a...

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Expanding Your Network
Miriam Salpeter Once you’ve identified your...

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Why Social Networking Is Important
Miriam Salpeter If you aren’t preoccupied...

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Identifying Your Network: Whom Do You Know?
Miriam Salpeter A common complaint job...

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Be a Connector: Helping People in Your Network
Miriam Salpeter Just as there are many types...

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Making the Most of Social Networks for Your Job Search
Miriam Salpeter When research shows 93...

Featured Guides

Cover for The Vault Guide to Resumes and Job-Hunting Skills, Second Edition

The Vault Guide to Resumes and Job-Hunting Skills, Second Edition
It takes more than a solid résumé and cover letter to make...

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Vault Guide to Networking
When it comes to job success, it's not only what you know: it's who you...

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Vault Guide to Finance Interviews, 9th Edition
The Vault Guide to Finance Interviews, Ninth Edition is a must-have...

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Vault Guide to the Case Interview, 8th Edition
Case interviews are a crucial part of the hiring process in the consulting ...

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Vault Guide to Top Internships, 2018 Edition
The Vault Guide to Top Internships rates more than 110 internship programs ...

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Vault Guide to the Top 50 Management and Strategy Consulting Firms, 2018 Edition
Marking the 20th edition of our guide, the 2018 Vault Guide to the...

Networking Blog

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5 Things to Consider Before You Go Freelance

Freelancing is more popular than ever, and in this so-called...

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How to Create Job Opportunities Rather Than Compete for Them

Some days you feel invisible in your job search....

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Graduating Without a Job? Don't Panic

With graduation season around the corner, many soon-to-be...

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3 Women Who Found Their True Calling After 45

While some people know exactly what they want to do with...

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Military Careers: This Infographic Explains How to Transition to Civilian Life

We've covered military careers here at Vault in the...

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8 Resume Tips for Older Job Seekers

Age might not always work to your advantage when searching...

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7 Skills Software Testers Need to Master

Software testers detect and eliminate bugs in mobile apps...

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Do's and Don'ts of Online Networking

Networking can be one of the best ways to find a job, but...

Are LinkedIn Recommendations Important? Here's What 10 Hiring Managers Say

We live in a hyperconnected world in which many people are...

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8 Actions to Be an Exceptional Listener

Most people consider themselves to be good listeners,...

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How to Keep a 'Confidence Log' and Why

A lack of confidence is often seen as part of the reason...

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10 Personal Questions Never to Ask Your Coworkers

We spend a large bulk of our days with coworkers, so we...