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Submitted by OLC Editor on 7 July 2021
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This week on career conversations we spoke to Chris Berry, the SVP of Sales and Operations at Bench where he leads their Sales, Client Success, Bookkeeping and Tax Teams. He joined Bench as Head of Strategy and Analytics in 2017, and since then has pivoted his career to leading progressively larger and larger teams of frontline team members, currently overseeing departments with 500 employees. In this episode, Chris talks about the importance of networking, tune in to our chat to hear all of his helpful advice!

Questions

0:29 - What are some opportunities at Bench Accounting for students and new grads?
3:09 - How important is networking during recruitment?
4:39 - What's a way to be a great networker?
6:08 - One piece of advice for viewers?