More business decisions occur over lunch and dinner than at any other time, yet no MBA courses are given on the subject.
~ Peter Drucker
It isn’t just what you know, and it isn’t just who you know. It’s actually who you know, who knows you, and what you do for a living.
~ Bob Berg
Networking is a way to develop relationships that help you gain insight into an industry, a company, or a career path. Given that 65 to 85 percent of jobs are found through networking, it should be the focus of about 80 percent of your allotted search time ~http://www.alumni.hbs.edu/careers/
Are you currently unemployed? Are you currently underemployed? Are you looking for a solution to a problem at work, but don’t have the funds to hire a consultant?
You may be surprised by the talent and knowledge and opportunities that lie within the ASQ membership pool. Expand your circle of friends, widen the sphere of knowledge, and see how many degrees of separation really exist between you and your goal. Come and hear Networking Chair Beckie Ellis, or simply socialize with a great bunch of quality-minded professionals. You have everything to gain!