1. Career management includes building and maintaining a network of people who know you and your work.
In responding to the question of why he's had such a struggle in finding employment, he admitted he had not really maintained his network, "'I've known people you won't believe,' he said. 'I never stayed in touch with any of them."
The article goes on to say: "In Kiraly's specific case, as he noted in a post on his personal blog earlier this month, there are a few things he wished he had done differently — especially maintaining contacts. The link to Kiraly's blog post made it to the top of Hacker News, gaining 300 points and triggering a massive comment chain.
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