There's a lot involved in networking effectively. You will learn all about networking watching our video and reading the downloadable Networking PDF. For example,

Whether you are a freshman, sophomore, or junior who has not yet decided on a career path, or a senior who is still in the planning stage of the job search, it is always a good idea to do some creative research on career options. A particularly helpful avenue for exploration is called informational interviewing. Different from a job interview, the informational interview is an interview that you initiate - you ask the questions. The purpose is to obtain information, not to get a job. The goal of informational interviewing is to generate more information about a particular career path, for the purpose of personal career development and planning.