Lisa Carver is Featured on FoxNews.com Live’s Career Accelerator

On November 26th, 2013, Lisa Carver, Managing Director of The Execu|Search Group’s Temporary Staffing division, was featured as a guest on FoxNews.com’s live weekly program, Career Accelerator. During the segment, which was hosted by Fox’s Lauren Simonetti, Lisa discussed the importance of networking through the holiday season to position yourself for a new job opportunity in the new year.

As we approach Thanksgiving, the official start of the holiday season, here are some of Lisa’s holiday networking do’s and don’ts to take into consideration:

Do’s

  1. Do strategically fill your schedule
  2. Do prepare for the event by doing research on who is attending ahead of time
  3. Do keep business cards on you at all times
  4. Do follow up with all the new contacts you make

Don’ts

  1. Don’t make the mistake of stopping your job search
  2. Don’t make the conversation all about yourself
  3. Don’t be afraid to step out of your comfort zone
  4. Don’t be discouraged if nothing comes from a new relationship right away