Should You Reconnect: Co-Workers You've Lost Touch With?

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Famous last words when you leave a job "We'll keep in touch." Then, life happens and often you drift apart. Is it appropiate to reconnect with people you've lost touch with when you are applying for a new job? See what Ask a Manager has to say...



My question: should I reconnect with them or no? If I should, how do I do it without looking desperate or manipulative?

My dilemma: I do not want to appear desperate by contacting them when I’m “conveniently” applying now (it’s been almost a year since I started the internship). If I got the job, I wouldn’t want that reputation of “using” or only talking to people for future advantages.





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