Impact

Initial connections established at networking events have been strengthened through e-mail exchanges and other forms of follow-up arranged by students and panelists.

Panelists cited the following benefits from participating in networking events:

  • Renewed appreciation for youth talent
  • Greater cultural awareness
  • Deeper understanding of youth job search process
  • Increased level of community involvement

Students cited the following benefits from participating in networking events:

  • Expanded professional and social networks
  • Increased knowledge of work and study options
  • Enhanced communication and networking skills
  • Greater level of community involvement