The first link is a .pdf file graciously provided by Perry van Beek, a LinkedIn, social sales, and networking expert. His point-by-point guide gives an overview of the critical components of building an effective LinkedIn profile.
The second link is an excellent compendium of frequently-asked questions about networking that apply to anyone, not just (as the website name implies) those under 40.
The third link is a free BrightCrowd 30-day networking course and weekly email “for people who know they need to “network”, but aren’t always sure where to begin.”
The fourth link is a podcast on networks and relationships that gives insight to how the human brain works with regard to networking and socializing.
NPR Ted Radio Hour Podcast on networks and relationships
- https://www.aggienetwork.com/careers/networking.aspx Video
The fifth link is to the Texas A&M Career Resource Center article, “Effective Networking,” which gives a brief overview of the art of networking.