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Look for ways to continue networking despite pandemic

Participate in virtual events, write blogs or articles and ask peers for referrals to make yourself known to executive search consultants

Oct. 9, 2020

Question: How can I get on a recruiter’s radar when there are no networking events or other opportunities to connect in person?


Elizabeth Humphrey
Managing Principal,
The McCormick Group
Whether in-person or virtually, networking is all about building and strengthening mutually beneficial relationships you can use now and in the future.

In this unprecedented time, staying active in your professional association, publishing white papers, writing articles, participating in virtual events and updating your LinkedIn profile are essential when trying to get on the radar of an executive recruiter. It’s a great time to reach out to your peers and ask for referrals and introductions to recruiters they have worked with in the past. A recruiter is much more likely to respond to a referral from a known source.