The rise of social media and the popularity of personal websites means that now, everyone has an online presence.
The goal, pure and simple: personal branding success.
Building a personal brand often seems like a long and difficult journey. At the start, no one knows who you are. Thankfully, technology has made it easier to put your name out there. In the age of social media and online networking, building a personal brand online makes sense. In fact, it’s as easy as following a well-paved road.
given the rise of remote work opportunities, you may not meet your future employer face-to-face for quite some time. But potential employers will see how you present yourself online.
So today’s best personal branding advice is all about helping you create a great first impression. And today, that happens well before your first in-person meeting.
The class of 2017 is about to enter the arena and compete for the world’s top jobs. In at least one way, they may have an advantage. After all, their comfort level with social media helps them understand the power of online personal branding. To compete, you have to get in the game and show the world your powerful personal brand, even before the first interview. So no matter where you in your career, it’s time to look at your online personal branding. Creating a Powerful Personal Brand Online Creating a powerful personal brand online is about more then simply creating social media accounts.
Over the years, Gen Y has become the arbiter of authenticity. But if we demand “realness” from others, including business and world leaders, shouldn’t we also seek it in ourselves?
Below are 11 authentic traits I’ve observed among “uncommon” people in our generation. Do they describe you?