We have always been told that after receiving a degree, door will open for you with your profession. This is not always true. Not matter what you need experience, and most importantly a connection. Corporate American is a huge network in which people can exchange information and common interest in order to grow with in their industry. In marketing its always about who you know rather than what you know. As I got closer to graduation, I realized that finding a job was such hard work with little reward. I needed to have a network in place to move forward in my career. I used events such as marketing conferences and meet ups to meet new people and exchange information. That way I established an “in “, I am able to get further with my job search and even interview process. Remember when looking for a Job with your field, make sure you network and build a personal relationship with other marketeers.