Five years ago, almost no one talked about personal branding. Today, you apparently can’t build a career without a first building a brand of your own.
But how do you get started? What makes for a solid personal brand? And exactly how do you a build a brand that leads to an impeccable reputation, more opportunity and recognition as a subject matter expert?
We continue to talk about personal branding as though it has become an involuntary action, like a reflex or breathing. Not so.
Personal branding is a learned skill. Or rather in the Social Age, an always-learning skill.
A fun post that will (hopefully) make you smile on a Monday morning? Yes.
At the same time, this infographic from The Oatmeal is a reminder of some all-too-common typos we (almost all of us!) overlook, every day. And ones recruiters will tell you that they see far too often…
Understandably, many young careerists focus first on building a successful brand.
However, it is just as important to understand what can negatively affect your brand, and how to avoid killing all the hard work you’ve put in so far…
As necessary as it is in today’s job market, personal branding can be a confusing, anxiety-inducing chore. And there isn’t a person on the planet who, at some point, hasn’t questioned whether the results justify all the effort.
And then along comes this infographic from Italy-based branding specialists, Sestyle.it…