Many researchers think equate networking with business and sales but they couldn’t be more wrong.  The ability to network effectively, and then use your networks strategically, is critical for anyone entering today’s workplace; whether that be in academia, industry, government or not-for-profit environments.   You may think that networking is unimportant or just uncomfortable for you:  but it is a professional skills that, if mastered, can be a powerful strategy for making an impact in your community and achieving your professional goals. 

The Strategic Networking workshop will help you understand the strategic value of networking,  identify networking opportunities, develop your capacity to network and create a networking action plan. 

The session is presented by Trevor-Roberts, a career consultancy firm based in Brisbane and delivering workshops nationally.  

May be eligible for CDSE.

About Impact and influence

Your research may have the potential to impact both policy and practice and influence the broader community in a number of ways. Knowing how and where to communicate your research, and understanding how to do so ethically and responsibly, will ensure your research makes an impact. 

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