As a young professional I have been working to make the connections that can help lead me to the next step in my life. It is said that everything is about Networking, Networking, Networking! Finding a new connection can lead to many new opportunities and in return you may be able to help them with something.
Personally I have been looking to move from Cleveland to DC. I want to get into a field dealing with healthcare or conservation. I would love to connect with people and see if we can help each other out.
Below is a great article from Forbes about networking that every one should check out.