Author Archives: YouTern

Formula for Success: How to Calculate Your Freelance Rate [Infographic]

freelance rate

Choosing the right rate will make it easier to achieve your target salary while also considering other expenses you might not think of when quitting your job.

This infographic from Creative Live serves as an easy worksheet can help you do just that…   

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Effective Personal Branding: Representing Your Expertise [Infographic]

effective personal branding

By now, everyone knows your online presence can make or break your career. We know that a bad online reputation can cause harm and a good one can enhance your prospects. So, we take down the party pictures and carefully craft our profiles and then… sit back and hope it works. But, is that effective personal branding, or is there more to it? With social media platforms changing every day, adding features and deploying new filters, your simple online persona may not have the impact you were hoping for.   

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Stuck in an Overwhelming Job Search? 13 Simple Ways to Get Going Again

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Are you stuck in what seems like an overwhelming job search? Despite a strong effort, are you not gaining enough traction?

Perhaps you need a job hunting reboot?   

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How to Construct Your 2018 Cover Letter [Infographic]

2018 cover letter

it’s always a good idea to send a cover letter along with your resume unless the company specifically states otherwise.

So, what should a modern, 2018 cover letter look like?   

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7 Hand Gestures That Make People Listen [Infographic]

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As Human Beings, we communicate with far more than just our voice. When a person speaks, the listener also picks up on visual cues that often contain as much meaning as the words spoken. Sometimes these cues are unconscious.

But true communicators control their body language and hand gestures to maximize the impact of their words…   

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9 Steps to an Improved Personal Brand [Infographic]

improved personal brand

Marketers have long understood the value of a strong brand. To make sure their brand is on everyone’s mind, they create elaborate, targeted campaigns across multiple media formats. It’s how they sell their product.

An improved personal brand requires the same approach…   

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