In today's world, networking is necessary if you want to advance your career. But, it's often easier said than done. Use these 11 icebreakers courtesy of
Ladders to get an authentic conversation started at a networking event this quarter
like Nonprofit Networking
Entertainment Networking Night. You might just land your next internship
in the process!
Ruben Garcia ’08, who works at Creative Artists Agency, is one of many
alumni volunteers participating in Entertainment Networking Night this
quarter. "I owe so much of where I am today to the experiences I had on campus,
including ENN. I love giving back to UCLA as an alumnus, and I am so happy
to be able to participate in these types of events." Come meet Ruben at
Entertainment Networking Night on Feb. 4 in Ackerman Grand Ballroom.
In a job search, it is important that you deliver a unique, consistent and compelling
message to effectively market and sell yourself to the employer.
This message is your value proposition. To attain the best chances in
succeeding, your value proposition must be delivered holistically throughout the
job search process (i.e. résumé, cover letter and interview).
So how do you identify your personal value proposition? Follow these three steps
to get started.