In this module you have studied the importance and benefits of networking within the human services field. As a manager within a human services organization, create an audio podcast that will be broadcast to all of your staff, as well as staff in other departments. Address the following:
- Why is networking important, in general, to an organization?
- Why is networking important, specifically within Human Services?
- Why is networking beneficial to individual employees? What does it provide?
- List several options for networking; these can include professional organizations (local and national), conferences, public events, and/or online services/programs.
Your podcast must be at least five minutes in duration and cover the items listed above. You will need to utilize the free Vocaroo tool to record your podcast. http://vocaroo.com/. Once you have completed your podcast, the site will give you a specific web link for it. You must submit a Word document that contains your name, the title of your podcast, the Vocaroo link, and the notes you used during your recording.