Course Details

How to Network and Build Strong Relationships in Your Science or Engineering Career

This course covers the importance of networking in your career and provides strategies for effective networking and relationship building. The course begins by defining what networking is (and what it is not) along with discussing why it’s critical not only in achieving your career goals but your overall personal satisfaction in your field. It includes topics such as: how to build strong, lasting relationships; whom and where to network; how to use effective networking to develop new business for your company; how networking can yield unlimited opportunities if done effectively; how to overcome challenges such as low confidence and language barriers; and addresses both live events and social networking.
This course will help you:

  1. Learn how to use networking to advance your career
  2. Define steps to building your professional network
  3. Learn how to overcome challenges, such as low confidence

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Course Author

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Instructor: Anthony Fasano

Anthony Fasano (PE) is proud to serve as the Executive Director for The New York State Society of Professional Engineers, whose mission is to advocate licensure, promote the ethical, competent and lawful practice of engineering and enhance the image and interests of members and the engineering profession. As the founder of The Engineering Career Coach, Mr. Fasano is dedicated to creating content for engineers to help them develop their non-technical skills so they can become more well-rounded. He is also a speaker and author, having appeared in a TEDx talk and written the bestselling book Engineer Your Own Success. He has also conducted numerous webinars, webcasts, presentations and interviews, and has two top rated iTunes podcasts for engineering professionals.

Course Overview

Duration: 1 hour

  • Understand how to build strong, lasting professional relationships
  • Learn effective strategies and opportunities for networking
  • Understand how to use effective networking to develop new business
  • Learn best practices during networking events


Quizzes: 1 quiz


  • Certificate of completion
  • Earn 1 PDH

This course is also available in the Career Pathways Program

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