How to pay for networking events
Yes, we know that attending educational seminars and networking events is a major job-search tool, but how to pay for those events when theres no paycheck coming in?
My challenge isnt a lack of time, interest or need to attend these networking functions, she writes. It is lack of money. In her case registration fees could reach $400 and up a month, but she says shes allotting no more than $200 a month.
Youll find some helpful suggestions in the comment sections of both blog posts, including:
--Check with your alma mater as schools often run lower-cost events;
--Set up your own networking group at a public library;
--And this from Jordan -- look to better leverage social networking tools like LinkedIn.com and MeetUp.com