Dark Side of Networking

Networking is one of the current mantras for employment counsellors. Job seekers are encouraged to cultivate contacts that are used to create a web or network. This network of contacts is used to secure a job.

Many jobs today are now gained through networking requiring the company or organization hiring to seldom advertise. As a career counsellor, I have some reservations about networking. This practice is not a good social practice.

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Susan Qadeer
Susan Qadeer is a Personal and Career Counsellor.