What is the biggest defining factor to career success? Drum roll … The bottom line? According to multiple, peer-reviewed studies, simply being in an open network instead of a closed one is the best predictor of career success. Does Ashtabula County encourage and allow access to open networks? This is an important question to think about.
In fact, the study shows that half of the predicted difference in career success (i.e., promotion, compensation, industry recognition) is due to this one variable.
What do open networks do for you?
• More accurate view of the world.
• Ability to control the timing of information sharing.
• Ability to serve as a translator / connector between groups.
• More breakthrough ideas.