Tag Archives: Networking

Tapping the Power of Networking

Spring is finally here – I know that because my kids have the week off and we ventured to the beach for five days.  While sitting in the sand, I reflected on my “networking high season” approaching – my annual … Continue reading

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Ever changing, ever thankful!

For Thanksgiving this year we ventured down to Georgia to be with my husband’s family.  I always love this holiday not only because of the comforting food and abundant football, but also because it provides a time to reflect on … Continue reading

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How do companies hire?

At a party last week I had a conversation with my friend, Joe, who sells a software product to hospitals. I was asking him about the process he uses to sell. As we spoke, it occurred to me that the … Continue reading

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Why Bother to Job Search in December?

I was in the store last weekend and overheard two women making their plans for Black Friday. They were developing their strategy for the upcoming shopping extravaganza – when to start, where to go first, what order to hit the … Continue reading

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Don’t Be the Wallflower: Approach Receptions With Curiosity, Courage and Confidence

Receptions and parties can be excellent forums to meet and strengthen professional relationships and boost your career. Yet so many business people avoid these types of events like the plague. With sufficient forethought and preparation, attending a reception should be … Continue reading

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The Six P’s of Job Search

Job searching can be frustrating, particularly in the summer when meetings and decisions tend to be postponed by vacationing decision makers. Delays have not deterred some recent Darden graduates from effectively hunting for their first job out of school. Alumni … Continue reading

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Networking: Key to Transition!

Alumni Career Services Featured Success Story,
Danica Hunt Harrahy (MBA ’96)
Career transitions can be stressful in the best of times, but conducting a job search during the 2009 downturn was particularly challenging for many. Darden alumna Danica Hunt Harrahy (MBA ’96, … Continue reading

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