Category Archives: Personal Branding

Your Resume Alone Can’t Tell Your Career Story

Career Story

We’ve been hardwired to believe that a resume is THE tool to use to get a job. But, every study out there today points to employee referrals as the best source for finding jobs.

A resume doesn’t open many doors. Talking to people opens doors…   

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THIS is How You Write a Personal Branding Statement

personal branding statement

A personal branding statement is like answering a very open-ended essay questions.

They’re meant to give an applicant the liberty to explain who they are and why they see themselves fit to be a part of a certain job, internship, or university…   

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Blogging: Your Best Personal Brand Builder

best personal brand

How do you build a brand that demonstrates your value proposition? How do you showcase your subject matter expertise, experience and passion?

To me, the answer is simple: the best personal brand builder out there is… blogging.   

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20 Unwritten Rules for Writing Quality Emails

writing quality emails

Do you think email is an important form of communication in the 21st century? Do you think that well-crafted emails are part of your personal brand?

If you answered no to either question, and you’re not currently writing quality emails, you may not exactly be helping your career…   

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Privacy is a Job Seach Killer: Online Visibility Now Required

privacy and online visibility

We all do research online when considering a purchase, even going to a restaurant or a movie. In doing so, we are protecting our investment.

Not surprisingly, recruiters and employers do the same thing. Online, they research job applicants and job candidates to see what they can find out…   

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5 Ways to Build Your Personal Brand on Twitter

twitter

According to Jobvite’s 2015 Recruiter Nation Study 47 percent of recruiters use Twitter to find potential candidates.

Here are five easy ways to use Twitter effectively to build your professional brand…   

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