“It’s not what you know, but who you know.” This classic job-hunting saying has given me a lot of anxiety in the past. After a big move from Pennsylvania to Florida and out of the pharmaceutical industry, I hoped to break into the nonprofit sector in a completely different role, but I had no local connections.

Despite what the old adage said, I was able to land a job in my chosen field within a few months. My story isn’t an anomaly; you can do it, too. Here’s how to pull it off…(continue reading at Amendo)