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LinkedIn Study: 85% get jobs through professional networking

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Jan 30, 2018
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Career development and mentoring

Published By: LinkedIn Author: Lou Adler In 2015&2016, Lou Adler, the CEO of a consulting and training firm that helps companies implement Performance-based Hiring℠ ran a survey regarding how people got their jobs. Adler studied three primary methods that people used to get their jobs; applying (online), professional networking, and internal hiring. The results of Adler’s study showed that networking, by far, was the most commonly used method people used to get their job. For people...

Mentor Spotlight: David Defronzo

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Jan 02, 2018
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Career development and mentoring

David overcame significant economic obstacles to get a college education: through hard work, perseverance, and a maturity that is hard to overstate. “I was admitted to my first choice college but could not go because of financial constraints,” David recalls. He never looked back and graduated from college in 2017 with solid academic credentials, in spite of having to work part-time to make a living. David has a passion that never ceases to impress. One of the first students in the...

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