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Marketing Yourself as a Successful Science Graduate
Lynette Spooner & Claire McGowan, June 1997

 

Importance of Networking

This table shows how important the ability to network can be when it comes to finding a job. The data for this study came from people employed outside the area of science. We think that networking would be even MORE influential in Science.

Method Used
% Placed in Job
mass mailing a cover letter/cv
8
responded to job advertisement
9
used outplacement firm
15
network of professional contacts
68
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Last Updated: November 2001


Centre for Gene Research
Centre for Gene Research
Centre for Gene Research
Centre for Gene Research