International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies

Student Perspectives: Making Networking Work for You

11/01/2018
by Ashlee Warnecke, PhD
Recent research indicates that up to 85 percent of open job positions are filled through networking, and up to 70 percent of job positions are filled before ever being posted (Adler, 2016; Belli, 2017). Although much of this information is derived from the business profession, researchers across professions are increasingly using websites such as LinkedIn to survey and track information regarding networking, expanding the applicability of these striking statistics to fields outside of business such as psychology. Networking is the process of attempting to develop and maintain relationships with others who may be able to assist in one’s work or career. Not only is networking related to obtaining employment, but also promotions, compensation and perceived career success once employed (Forret, & Dougherty, 2001).

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