There is no shame in keeping your options open when it comes to employment. But how can you do so without causing a rift with your present employer? Truthfully, we should all be marketing our award winning product on a daily basis regardless of how happy we are with our present employer. What is that product? Ourselves! Where can we market ourselves? As always, I’m a huge fan of developing personal relationships although there is also room for other forms of networking as well.
The New York Times had a great article in today’s Career Couch on this subject, although I think they put a bit too much emphasis on Linked In which I consider only a moderately helpful networking tool. Check out more of their advice by clicking here: NYT Career Couch