Webinar: Networking 101

An excerpt of the webinar “Networking 101.” Career Account members can watch the full recording below.

Whether you are looking for your first job in the sector or are a seasoned consultant thinking about your next gig, networking is critical to advancing your global development career. Executive career coach Shana Montesol Johnson joins Devex to discuss the importance of networking beyond your job search and shares her tips for success.

“Networking comes up not only for emerging leaders, who are maybe looking for their first job or trying to transition into a new job,” says Johnson, “but also senior leaders inside of organizations, who aren’t even looking to change jobs, but just know that it’s important to have a strong network in order to get good work done.”

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  • Emma smith

    Emma Smith

    Emma Smith is a Senior Careers Reporter at Devex, based in Barcelona. She focuses on bringing the latest career and hiring trends, tips, and insights to our global development community. Emma has a background in journalism and, in addition to writing for news publications, has worked with organizations focusing on child rights and women’s rights in sustainable development.

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