October 5, 2020

Professional Development

Building Connections and Networking Virtually

By: Jenny DeMarco

Last month, AFF hosted our Fall Virtual Career Kickstarter, focused on helping young professionals and recent graduates to land their dream job in this new environment.

Restrictions on in-person gatherings have radically changed the nature of networking, and while this presents challenges, it also brings opportunities. Whether a city is open or still quarantining, there’s advantages to expanding your network virtually. During the first night, panelists discussed the best practices for building an online network and offered insider tips for making the most of an online coffee meeting, cold email or introductions.

Watch the full video here: