Networking is one of the most powerful tools in career and professional development yet is one of the most overused and misunderstood words in our language. For many Vanderbilt students, it is a mysterious and daunting process.  In addition to learning the ABC’s of networking, it can be helpful to understand the role mindset plays in building a robust professional network.  


Below are some articles that can help demystify the world of networking and help you move into a more positive mindset.

In addition to reading articles like these, you can meet with a career coach to discuss your concerns related to networking and develop a personalized action plan that will break networking down into manageable “chunks.”