networking
noun Date: 1967 1. the exchange of information or services among individuals, groups, or institutions; specifically the cultivation of productive relationships for employment or business 2. the establishment or use of a computer network

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • networking — [net′wʉr΄kiŋ] n. 1. the developing of contacts or exchanging of information with others in an informal network, as to further a career 2. the interconnection, as over communication lines, of computer systems …   English World dictionary

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  • Networking — Netzwerker ist eine umgangssprachliche Bezeichnung für Menschen, die ein Beziehungsnetz (vgl. Soziales Netzwerk (Soziologie)) aktiv aufbauen und erweitern. Oftmals werden diese Beziehungen danach gewinnbringend eingesetzt. In diesem Zusammenhang… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Networking — Net|wor|king [ nɛtwə:kɪŋ ], das; s [engl. networking, zu: to network = Kontakte knüpfen, zu: network, ↑ Network]: das Knüpfen u. Pflegen von Kontakten, die dem Austausch von Informationen [u. dem beruflichen Fortkommen] dienen …   Universal-Lexikon

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