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Hustle 101: Networking for Recent Grads Hustle 101: Networking for Recent Grads Presentation Transcript

  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Hustle 101Networking for Recent College Grads
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns About Me• Community Manager – RecordSetter.com• Co-Founder & President – NY Creative Interns• My Post-Grad Story
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns About You• Name• Where You Went/Go to School• What You’re Up to Now• Your Summer Goal
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns What We’ll Cover• What is Hustle?• Why Going to Events is Important• How to Stand Out• Finding Great Events• The Art of Reaching Out
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsDefining “Hustle”
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsMeeting People
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsHaving Goals andSharing Them
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsWhat Do You Have to Offer?
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsHistory calls those men the greatestwho have ennobled themselves byworking for the common good;experience acclaims as happiest theman who has made the greatestnumber of people happy. -Karl Marx
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsHow to Stand Out
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Make Business Cards• Include basic contact information• Try Got Print, Moo Cards, Staples, your local designer, or DIY• Be creative. Example: putting a list on the back with 10 people tofollow on twitter…and making sure the card gets into the hands ofthose people
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Do Your Research• Know everything about a company and employees wheninterviewing or at an event• Connect with people you meet online and look for commonalities• Find little ways to stay on their radar • Twitter: retweets, favorites, #FF • Blog: Write about them / interview them • Email them interesting relevant news / articles
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Look Great Online• You control what people see when they look you up• Experiment with lots of platforms, stick to one or two• Compare yourself to others in your industry and people you want toexemplify
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsWhy Going Out Is Important
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns80% of Jobs are FilledBefore They’re Posted
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns It is All About Who You Know• This is an exciting opportunity to be ambitious and meet who you want tomeet• Find a method to keep track of your connections • To do lists with follow ups • Save email drafts • Set Google Cal alerts • Lists on Twitter, Facebook, etc
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns <
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsFind the Best Events
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Meetup.com• Meetup is the worlds largest network of local groups.• 7.2 million members, 2.2 monthly RSVPs, 250,000 monthly meetups• NY Creative Interns (and something for everyone!)
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsFollow Companies You Like • Volunteer to work events and in other ways • Sign up for mailing lists • Go to events that companies sponsor
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Sign up for Industry Newsletters• Gary’s Guide• Mediabistro• Guest of a Guest• Idealist• AIGA• nonsensenyc
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsThe Art of Reaching Out
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Write Short Emails• Respect everyone’s time• Get straight to the point• Practice by getting your email across as a tweet• Don’t give up
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Connect in Multiple Places• Social Media• Mutual friends• Try to attend the same events• Grab coffee/lunch/drinks
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsUse the “Just Out of College” Card While You Still Can
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Conclusion:Don’t Be Afraid to…
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsReach Out
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsGo Out
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsGet Noticed
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Start the Work!Follow 3 Companies/People Find 2 Events Write 1 Email
  • #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinternsSharing is Caring
  • Hustle 101: By @EmilyMiethner #RecentGradHustle // @EmilyMiethner // @NYCinterns Thank You! @EmilyMiethnerEmilyMiethner.comEmieth1@gmail.com