Career Builder: Successful Strategies for Growing Your Career by Washington DC Psychologist, Dr. Lynn Friedman

Career builder strategies can be useful in further developing your career.

How to Network: Why career building is important

Networking is a vital part of any career building effort. Many people believe that doing good work will lead to job opportunities or client referrals. While this is a necessary condition for effective career building, it is not sufficient. Rather, it's essential to get to know people in your field, people in adjacent fields and people who will make use of your skills. It's important for them to witness your work and to learn about your skill set. Here are some strategies for reaching out.

  • How to meet and talk to (nearly) anyone by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (This article describes how meet and talk to the key players in building your career.)

  • Networking for a professional position the quick fix way by Washington, DC, psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (For the individual who needs to make a career move asap. This column examines ways to build on existing career relationships to find a professional position.

  • Networking at a distance by psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (Building a career at a distance has become easier with the advent of social networking. This article discusses how to reach beyond geographic boundaries.)

  • Obtaining a part-time position teaching at a university by psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, Dr. Lynn Friedman (Teaching is the consummate career builder because in order to teach effectively you have to master your field.)

    Dr. Lynn Friedman's career builder columns, published on the Washington Post site

  • Gaining Entry into any Setting by Psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant, Dr. Lynn Friedman (This article is on the Washington Post website. It contains important career building advice.)

  • Presenting your career experience in the best possible light by psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant, Dr. Lynn Friedman (This article is published on the Washington Post website. )

  • Finding a job without experience: Six career building strategies to consider by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant, Dr. Lynn Friedman (This article is published the Washington Post website.)

  • Networking the systematic way: Take these career building steps, by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (This article is published on the Washington Post website.)

    Not for college students only: Career builder tips for getting your first few jobs

  • Before you get your diploma: Laying the ground work for your job search and for career success by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (This article is published on the Washington Post website along with several others about career building.)

  • Time to Hit the Pavement - How to approach the job search and build your career by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (This article is published on the Washington Post website.)

  • Rejection Letter Overload - what every career seeker needs to know by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (This career builder article is published on the Washington Post website.)

  • They Like Me, They really Like Me: Interviewing and negotiating: Realistic expectations for a first Job in the early stages of your career by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (This article is published on the Washington Post website.)

  • Let's get things started: How to start a job, and a career, on the right foot by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman (This career builder article is published on the Washington Post website.)

  • Putting yourself through college in style by Washington DC psychologist, psychoanalyst, work-life consultant Dr. Lynn Friedman

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