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.
And for good reason: employers today look at your online presence like a palm reader trying to divine the future. After all, it has become the best way to determine your potential as a team member. It has also become a key element in your job search and your career in general.
Personal Branding Success
What is personal branding? It simply means using the digital communication platforms you use every day as an extension of your resume. This infographic from ReputationVIP provides a simple, four-step approach to getting started.
As you’ll see, the first is to define a strategy and learn how you can implement it online. Next, set your objectives, define your approach, and choose your social platforms. Then, create a blog or personal website and sign up on social media. Finally, never forget to regularly update your sites and profiles.
Following this concise advice will help improve your online presence. It will also set you on the road to personal branding success. There’s no better time to start, than today.
Your digital footprint is out there anyway; isn’t it time to make it work for you?
Also published on Medium.