***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Dear list members, A freelance journalist is writing a short article on the importance of a/your network for your career. She asked me, if I could ask you, if you know of any (recent) research that elaborates on - What the importance is of a network to find a new job? - How many people find their new job through the network as opposed to regular channels? - Whether or not an internal network influences getting promoted? I already mentioned the books of Rob Cross, the articles of Valdis Krebs and of course 'the strength of weak ties'. Thanks in advance for your help. Miriam Ing. A.M.S. (Miriam) Notten DGA La Red B.V. Koornmarkt 35 A 2611 EB Delft The Netherlands T 015-2127544 KvK Delft 27257918 M 06-51403118 W www.lared.nl E [log in to unmask] _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.