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85% of jobs are found through networking and 70% of jobs are never publically published. Most of these un-posted positions are either filled by internal candidates or are created after a recruiter meets a job seeker through networking. Here are other key facts on how networking can help your career:
70% of employees got their current job through networking.
79% of Americans agree that networking played and continues to play a vital role in their careers.
Despite these facts, only 48% of professionals regularly keep in touch with their networks.
Employee referrals account for 40% of all new hires, despite making up only 7% of candidates.
New Survey Reveals 85% of All Jobs Are Filled Via Networking — LinkedIn
How to get a job often comes down to one elite personal asset — CNBC