Make the most of Christmas catch-ups

Make the most of Christmas catch-ups

Christmas is the perfect time to suggest meeting up with people you would like to speak to, whether that means re-connecting with an old colleague over a mince pie or spending a bit more time with someone whose department you’d like to join. People tend to be more open to accepting a drinks invitation at Christmas than at other times of the year, so make the most of the festive cheer whilst actively extending your network. However, make sure they know it’s a professional meet-up rather than a date!

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Corinne Mills

Corinne Mills is the Joint Managing Director of Personal Career Management, she is a career coach, trained in workplace counselling and NLP with 15 years career management experience. Corinne is a Fellow of the CIPD and ex Chair for the CIPD Chiltern Branch. Her background is as a Senior HR Manager with a MA in Human Resources (MCIPD), Corinne is the author of the UK's no 1 best-selling CV book "You're Hired! How to write a brilliant CV" and 'Career Coach'.

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