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Many times, getting a job depends on who you know. If you have a strong network, your odds of finding your dream job are much higher. But what about weak ties? Those people you’ve met, but who wouldn’t be considered a close tie? They can be more helpful than you might expect, says Find Your Dream Job guest Rob Kim. Weak ties often have information that you can’t get anywhere else. Rob suggests finding your courage and reaching out to those folks you don’t know well. They could hold the key to your next position.About Our Guest:
Rob Kim (http://linkedin.com/in/robsungryongkim) is a career strategist at the University of British Columbia (https://www.ubc.ca/).Resources in This Episode:
- Want more career advice and help? Listen to Rob’s podcast, Career Carrots (https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/career-carrots/id1606450946).
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