Connect with like-minded people
There isnt a profession or industry on earth that doesnt have a trade association, user group, online discussion board, or fan club. Find one relevant to you and join it. Whether you are currently employed or not, opportunities flow from being around like-minded people and professional associations and communities are where you need to be. They are a great way for uncovering hidden jobs, further your knowledge, and connect with like-minded people. Investigate which are appropriate for you and join in.