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Networking event set for Thursday

Post by John Gillie / The News Tribune on July 27, 2011 at 4:10 pm |
July 27, 2011 4:10 pm

New to networking?

The University of Phoenix’s Western Washington campus wants to pass along a few pointers about making networking a more valuable job and business tool.

The university is hosting a networking event at downtown Tacoma’s Marriott Courtyard Hotel for local job seekers and business people at 6 p.m to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Event attendees will learn the dos and don’ts of networking, including strategies to maximize social interaction at an event. Attendees will also learn about how to develop the right network to bolster their careers, the university said.

Attendees are encouraged to let the university know they plan to attend at

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