In this ever more connected day and age, you are undoubtedly part of some type of network -- whether it is through your alma mater, current profession or the bounty of social networks.
While networks can be a great a resource and tool, they can also be a drain on your time and money. As such, it is critical to understand and measure the strength and impact of your network and to ask some key questions: Is it delivering on its intended purpose? Does it provide rich and diverse connections? And is it achieving its desired impact?