Everyone spends so much time worrying about their resume, cover letter, interview prep, online personal branding, and numerous other job search tools. But many people forget the most commonly misused career tool of them all: a timeless professional headshot. Because in the end, a selfie taken on your smartphone that represents who you are now, won’t grow and continue to represent your brand. We asked several members of the Young Entrepreneur Council to relate their experiences with a timeless professional headshot. Here’s what they had to say: Think About Your Personal Brand Have you ever noticed how some professionals will
Have you thought about your personal brand lately? Your personal brand, established through your online presence, can be the key to professional success. But it’s not something you can just throw together and forget about. The world changes. You’ve changed. Does your current personal branding show the world who you are right now? An old, stale personal brand can do more harm than good.
What colleagues at work think and say about you in private and when you aren’t in the room is known as your professional reputation. And it matters a lot.
If you don’t feel you are earning the professional reputation you need or deserve, try implementing some of these ideas today…