Editor's Note: Molly (President of Executive Network) is someone who worked as a bartender at one point in her career and learned how to network. She was out of work for over 2 years.
Her direct approach includes:
1) Get off your computer. NOW.
2) How to avoid some of her mistakes- like spending too much time posting to job boards.
2) Going to Job Search Networking events that are relevant to you.
3) Utilizing contacts that can be both relevant and supportive of your efforts.
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