LinkedIn is a powerful tool in the world of networking. Be sure to view their online tutorials to maximize your usage and presence.
Local networking events can often be found through chambers of commerce and business journal publications. In Springfield, check out Springfield Chamber of Commerce and the Springfield Business Journal .
The Network is a Springfield Chamber of Commerce organization of young professionals, between the ages of 21 and 40 who have the desire to become leaders by providing relevant, real-time skill-building and connection with their peers. This network helps young professionals gain access to businesses, other young professionals and their leaders.