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Useful Resources:

University of Warwick:

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Journals/Articles:

Armstrong, C. (2007) How to Develop Successful Networking Skills in Academia. Available at https://www.jobs.ac.uk/careers-advice/working-in-higher-education/ 573/how-to-develop-successful-networking-skills-in-academia. Last accessed on 20 October 2018.

Bristol University (n.d) Networking: an online resource for researchers. Available at http://www.bristol.ac.uk/staffdevelopment/academic/research
staffhub/opportunities/networking/
. Last accessed on 20 October 2018.

Camedda, D., Mirman-Flores, A., and Ryan-Mangam, A. (2017) Young researchers need help with academic networking. Available at http://www.
universityworldnews.com/index.php. Last accessed on 20 October 2018.

Enago Academy (2018) Five Tips about Effective Networking for Researchers. Available at https://www.enago.com/academy/five-tips-about-effective-networking-for-researchers/. Last accessed on 20 October 2018.

Granovetter, M.S. (1973) The Strength of Weak Ties. The America Journal of Sociology. Volume 78, Number 6, pp1360-80.

Gray, A. (2016) The 10 skills you need to thrive in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Available at https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/01/the-10-skills-you-need-to-thrive-in-the-fourth-industrial-revolution/. Last accessed on 20 October 2018.

Stringer, H. (2013) An Introvert's Guide to Networking. Available at https://
careersblog.
warwick.ac.uk/2013/02/28/an-introverts-guide-to-networking/. Last accessed on 20 October 2018.

Thesis Whisperer (2010) Top five ways to better academic networking. Available at https://thesiswhisperer.com/2010/09/23/top-five-ways-to-better-academic-networking/. Last accessed on 20 October 2018.

Vitae.ac.uk (n.d) The value of networking as a researcher. Available at https://www.vitae.ac.uk/researchers-professional-development/personal-effectiveness/the-value-of-networking-as-a-researcher/the-value-of-networking-as-a-researcher. Last accessed on 20 October 2018.


Resource Description:

Workshop Date: Thursday 25 October 2018

Presentation(s):

Effective Networking Strategies for Researchers, 25 October 2018: Presentation by Sandy Sparks (Learning and Development Consultant), Learning and Development Centre.

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Feedback or Quotes:

'Sandy was charismatic and engaging, the session was interactive and informative'.
'I think the whole day was fantastic'.

Feedback from October 2018 cohort, including responses from LDC.

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