Peer Professionals

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BYU-Idaho Peer Professionals leverage the power of the alumni network to find mentors and make connections.


Who?

This group is comprised of mainly freshmen and sophomores students but is open to junior and seniors as well. This group is designed to bring together students of all majors and degrees of study with at least one representative from each academic society.

Where?

Meetings are held on campus. Any additional interactions occur on the LinkedIn Open Group.

Why?

Participation in this group will lead to meaningful connections with alumni professionals and fellow students, helping you advance your network, increase your connections, and improve your employability.


How to join

What members do:

  • Watch the networking videos on this page
  • Actively participate on the LinkedIn group page by posting and commenting on articles
  • Interact appropriately with others in the group
  • Attend monthly group meetings
  • Write and share at least one original article with the LinkedIn group
  • Fulfill assigned commitments
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Networking 101 | 5 Steps to Networking Effectively: BYU-Idaho alumni Christopher Galbraith and Mikhail Christiansen share 5 key steps to networking effectively including where to get started and common networking pitfalls to avoid.

Christopher Galbraith Link to the video

Networking Through Informational Interviews: Christopher Galbraith explains how to approach networking through informational interviews. Chris tells his story of how he landed his dream job on Wall Street by conducting informational interviews.

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