Empathy is a two-sided sword. It could be a problem once you find yourself in the wrong environment – or, it could be your biggest asset that helps you thrive in the job market. It all depends on whether you know how to use your empathy to your advantage.
Month: October 2021
Sometimes less is more… How to network as a job hunter?
There are two main types of networking. Namely, you can either network horizontally or vertically. Horizontal networking means increasing the width of your network by gaining several (casual) professional contacts. These are often people whom you only met once. They recognize your name and expertise, yet, you haven’t gone through any projects together and so they don’t know how it feels to work with you in practice.