A practical guide to the pros and cons involved of networking, giving practical guidance on networking activities to further your academic career.
Despite the frequent isolation of academic work, it is done in the context of complex, multi-layered global, national, regional and local teaching or research networks. Having good networks is key to achieving what you want in academia. This book describes the kinds of networks that you might build across a range of settings, talks about the pros and cons involved and gives practical guidance on networking activities.
Who Should Use This Book and How?
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