Connections Tips


Being helpful is one of the best ways to connect with others. Share a resource, tool, or idea with fellow job seekers.


  • Make a 5-minute presentation during a weekly Connections meeting


  • Share your knowledge with others and grow your network
  • Practice your presentation skills
  • Receive 2 personalized meetings with a career advisor to prepare for your presentation

Sample Topics:

  • Networking groups I have found helpful
  • How I contacted former coworkers from years ago
  • Gig jobs: What has worked for me
  • Why and where I volunteer / How volunteering helps my job search
  • I landed a new job! What worked for me
  • A tool I use in my job search [Demo]

Next Steps:

The career advisors gave me encouragementand assisted me in interview practice, which was valuable.