Networking Resources

 

PioneerNet: http://www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/MRO/homepage.cgi
Specific for Marietta College alumni only

Job Prospector: http://www.jobprospector.com/index.cfm
Specific for networking in Ohio

Malakye.com: http://malakye.com

Ryze.com: http://www.ryze.com

Spoke.com: http://www.spoke.com

Tribe.net: http://ohio.tribe.net/welcome

Yahoo! Directory: http://dir.yahoo.com/Business_and_Economy/organizations/professional
A directory of professional and business organizations

Internet Public Library’s Guide to Web Sites of Prominent Organizations & Associations: http://www.ipl.org/div/aon

LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com

  • According to info from NDSU Career Center Blog (12/6/2007) #1 business networking site with 15 million active users 4 million visitors each month and 35,000 new members daily
  • Average user is approximately 39 years old
  • Maintains an online résumé of each user

MySpace.com: http://www.myspace.com

  • reaches 39% of all adults; 110 million active users; 61 million visitors each month and 270,000 new members daily
  • 66% of MySpace’s audience consists of people ages 25+

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com

  • fastest growing demographic in the 25+ age group with 30 million active users
  • 17 million visitors each month 150,000 new members daily