Join NOVAworks staff and Job Center members to share your successes, ask for leads, practice your job search skills, network, and learn from knowledgeable guest speakers.
Being helpful to others is one of the best ways to network. Is there a tool, tip, or resource that has been helpful to you during your job search? Sign up to share your tip or industry knowledge with other job seekers at an upcoming Connections weekly meeting.
Attend monthly networking events to meet with Job Center members and working NOVAworks alumni to build connections and open the doors to job opportunities.
Meet weekly with a group of fellow job seekers to discuss your job search, set goals, be held accountable for following through, and build support and friendships during your job search.
- 70+% of jobs are filled through networking. (TechJury, 2021)
- 75% of resumes are rejected by ATS before the hiring manager sees them. (FinanceOnline, 2021)
- 85% of open job positions are filled through networking. (FinanceOnline, 2021)
Attend NOVAworks' networking workshops and participate in Connections to learn to maximize your networking opportunities.