Networking

Tips for Building and Expanding your Network 

Establishing and sustaining professional relationships is critical to your career success. The following resources provide guidance on how to get started, including tips for identifying potential connections and engaging new contacts. You will also find information on how to effectively use technology and social media to leverage your professional network. 

 

 

 

Expand your professional network by joining your CPS program's LinkedIn group to connect with other students and alumni in your field. 

CPS Career Services utilizes LinkedIn groups to send emails with content specific to your program, including relevant job postings, upcoming events and various professional resources. Make sure you're in the loop by clicking on your program's link below to join today!

Useful tips for building your LinkedIn profile to grow your network and increase job prospects. 


The George Washington Alumni Association represents a community of more than 225,000 alumni in 150 countries. Join over 25,000 of these Colonials through the GW Alumni LinkedIn network. All GW alumni, students, faculty and staff are welcome to join. Additionally, you are encouraged to participate in the GW LinkedIn Alumni group's monthly virtual networking sessions to connect with fellow Colonials.