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...

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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
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Vault Guide to the Case Interview, 8th Edition
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Vault Guide to Top Internships, 2019 Edition
The Vault Guide to Top Internships rates more than 120 internship...

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Vault Guide to the Top 50 Management and Strategy Consulting Firms, 2019 Edition
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Networking Blog

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5 Job Search Myths Costing You the Job

The job landscape is constantly changing, so now more than...

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5 Tips for Breaking into the Fashion Industry at Any Age

A career in the fashion industry, to recent grads or...

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Small Talk: Why It Matters and How to Do It [Infographic]

While networking is, at its heart, about forming genuine...

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A Handy-Dandy Guide to Email Etiquette

Ever hit "reply all" on an email you shouldn't have?...

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6 Ways Your Resume Should Differ from Your LinkedIn Profile

Although your resume and LinkedIn profile are both important...

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3 Reasons You Should Try Academic Research

I got an email the other day from Academia.edu....

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5 Social Media Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Career

There are many mistakes you can make during your workday,...

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3 Simple Networking Tips for International Students That Generate Results

On-campus recruiting at U.S....

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5 Tips for Getting a Stellar Letter of Recommendation

I don’t know about you, but the idea of asking people for...

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Legal Networking Beyond LinkedIn

Networking is an invaluable tool in building your legal...

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Are Post-Interview Thank-You Notes Still a Thing?

I've never once enjoyed writing a thank-you letter....

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4 Tips for Corresponding with Recruiters

Today, many recruiters use LinkedIn to reach out to job...