Tag Archives: personal brand

Career Accomplishments: How to Smart Brag Your Way to That Next Gig

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Smart bragging is a requirement for job search success today. Unfortunately, many of us are not comfortable bragging about our career accomplishments.

We have been taught that bragging is not polite or smart, right?   

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Searching Social: Finding a Job on Social Media [Infographic]

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To help you navigate the complex interaction between social media and your job search, we present the following infographic from Rawhide.org.

In it, you’ll find statistics that reveal the immense power of social sites to make you job search successful. It will remind you, however, that social media can also break your chances of landing your dream job.   

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14 Things Job Hunters Can Do to Show Off Their Personal Brand


Showing off your personal brand could mean the difference between landing a job and being just another application in the pile.   

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The State of Social Media Recruitment in 2016 [Infographic]

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How much influence does social media really have on getting hired? The new, 2016 Social Media Recruitment Survey by Career Builder, can provide some insight.   

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10 Easy Ways to Create a Highly Visible Personal Brand

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Your personal brand in the key to success today. It can’t work for you, however, if no one sees it.

We asked the members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) to provide some tips on creating a highly visible personal brand. Here are their insightful answers…   

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Is That Patchwork Resume Damaging Your Personal Brand?


Want to distinguish your resume from every other resume on the recruiter’s desk?

Yes, you can! And you don’t have to create one that looks like a patchwork quilt… you know, the kind where an individual copies phrases and sentences from the many versions of their resumes…   

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