Here’s the thing with me and people. I’m an extremely shy person, shy to the point where I meet and get along with the co-workers and then never hear from them again because I would feel like a pest if I bug them about hookups with… oh I don’t know… people associated with a particular field in which I may find some advice and tips that would help me succeed in my job search. The trigger came to me when I did just that with my old co-workers by emailing them (since I don’t know their direct phone numbers, such as their cell ph#s) and then never get a reply back must have played the factor of me staying in my comfort zone and simply just doing my thing.
So, with a suggestion from an old good friend of mine, I attended the ProMatch Orientation this morning. to learn more about this highly-talked about networking program. Like all other CONNECT workshops, ProMatch is heavily loaded with info regarding the benefits of being a ProMatch member and all the services they offer. Being unemployed for some three years now1, I feel desperate. Job hunting is just way too much… Continue reading