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3 Things You MUST Do Before Your Next Informational Interview

Career Realism

Informational interviews are an essential part of a successful job search. Related: 7 Secrets To A Successful Informational Interview. 1.

2015 46

Personal Brand Buzzkill: Snarky Comments on LinkedIn Pulse

Executive Career Brand

People thank me for providing useful information. The vast majority of these comments are positive. Some add their own helpful tips.

2016 105

Dare to Express Your True Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

My c-suite and senior-level executive clients work hard with me through my personal branding and job search readiness proces s. Over 50?

2015 95

New Year. Time to Revisit and Refresh Your Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

Whether or not a job search is looming in front of you this year, for career health and fulfillment it’s wise to revisit your brand each year.

2016 101

Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro – Build Your Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

Part 3 – Differentiate Your Unique Value Proposition and Build Personal Brand Content. Part 2 – What Personal Branding Is and Is NOT.

2015 104

How to Keep Your Personal Brand Alive During Unemployment

Executive Career Brand

[This article first appeared on, for my Personal Branding Expert gig.]. Work on Targeting and Your Personal Brand Messaging.

2015 110

Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro – Targeting

Executive Career Brand

Then, I’ll follow with: Part 2 – What Personal Branding Is and Is NOT. More About Personal Branding and Executive Resume Writing.

2015 123

Your Brand Never Takes a Rest

Careers Done Write

The following are three tips to protect your brand when posting comments on social media. 1.) Your brand is on display at all times.

2015 77

Over 50? Is Personal Branding for Boomers, too?

Executive Career Brand

Personal branding seems to belong to Gen-X and Gen-Y. Branding helps you do these things. by perhaps as much as 20-25 years.

Your Email Signature: Another Personal Branding Tool

Executive Career Brand

When communicating with potential employers via email, your email cover letters need to include a potent, branded email signature. their name.

Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro – 10 Resume Do’s and Don’ts

Executive Career Brand

This 5-part series will help you understand how to create an interview-generating, brand-reinforcing executive resume. Tell the Truth!

2015 116

5 Personal Branding Tools for College Students


Your personal brand is established and nurtured by you, whether online or offline. You can decide the most important information to project.

2015 55

Personal Branding and the Email Signature Dilemma

Executive Career Brand

Your executive job search is underway, or about to be, and you’re working on your branded email signature. Executive Career Brand – [link].

Personal Branding and Your LinkedIn Profile Photo

Executive Career Brand

It personalizes and humanizes your brand-reinforcing content. More Information About LinkedIn for Executive Job Search. and Get Action.

How To Conduct An Effective Informational Interview

Career Realism

The informational interview is an effective way to build your network and gather information to move your career forward.

2013 49

Personal Branding, Resume or Job Search Targeting: Which Comes First?

Executive Career Brand

And they often misunderstand the importance of personal branding, and dismiss it as unnecessary. Personal Branding. Resume Development.

2014 109

Information Keeps Your Personal Brand Current


The information that most candidates use is lacking … and inferior information brands you as the wrong candidate for the job.

Twitter Personal Branding Time-Saving Tips

Executive Career Brand

Stay Focused on Your Job Search and Your Personal Brand. Keep the majority of your tweets relevant to your personal brand, industry, areas of expertise, and value to your target companies. Isn’t it worth carving out a little time each week to spread the word on Twitter about your personal brand and value to your target employers?

4 (Silly) Myths About Employment Branding

Career Realism

4 (Silly) Myths About Employment Branding. Information overload has made some companies cower in fear. Work It Daily. Are you ready?

2016 28

The LinkedIn Headline: Your Brand in 120 Words or Less

Careers Done Write

You have 120 characters to brand yourself , get located through keywords, and attract the reader to explore the rest of your headline. Nice try.

2014 93

6 Tips for Creating Great Employer Branding Content


How many of you feel or have felt there’s a problem with your employer branding content—albeit quality, quantity, frequency, or ROI? Respect.

2016 47

What’s Your Executive Career Brand Story?

Executive Career Brand

Start with Targeting and Personal Branding. Then define your brand and promise of value to them so your content will resonate with the values, vision, attributes, passions, and driving strengths they’re looking for. Here are some questions to prompt career brand stories around your personality and attributes. and Get Action.

2015 64

How To Brand Your Executive Job Interviews to Land the Gig

Executive Career Brand

[This article was first published for my Personal Branding Expert gig on, a leading online portal for careers and job search.].

2015 109

10 Resume Tips That Will Enhance Your Personal Brand

Career Realism

10 Resume Tips That Will Enhance Your Personal Brand. Create a logo for branding. Work It Daily. Use Dashes. Add Your LinkedIn Profile.

2016 37

4 (Silly) Myths About Employment Branding

Career Realism

In 2016, I’ve decided to make it my mission in life to prove Employment Branding is not hard to do. I’m tired of all the hype. Are you ready?

2016 45

Employer Branding: What You’re Doing Wrong


So you’ve worked to build your employer brand , but your efforts still aren’t paying off with plenty of top-notch candidates for your open positions?

2015 41

How to Use Twitter for Personal Branding and Executive Job Search, Part 1

Executive Career Brand

I recently did an interview with a writer for Money Magazine on using Twitter for personal branding and job search. Staying the course.

Why New Businesses Should Invest in Branded Promotional Items

Ms. Career Girl

Branded items catch attention and intrigue better than business cards. Do you have any ideas for branded items? Don’t lie. Career Girl.

2014 98

5 Personal Branding Resume Techniques You Must Try

Career Realism

5 Personal Branding Resume Techniques You Must Try. Related: How To Be The Brand Manager Of YOU. Must-Try Personal Branding Techniques.

2016 35

From Communications to Brand Storytelling

Career Shifters

Now, I'm Founder and Director of Build Your Brand Story – my own brand storytelling business. It was exhausting and soul destroying."

2016 31

Personality Assessment for Personal Branding

Careers Done Write

You can then build upon this information as you establish and drive your unique personal brand. This is good news!

Keep Your Personal Brand Top-of-Mind with LinkedIn Updates

Executive Career Brand

[This is my latest article as''s Personal Branding Expert ]. Along with reminding your network about you, these updates reinforce your brand, subject matter expertise, and value to your target employers. And include a link in the update that leads to further information, if applicable. Ideas for LinkedIn Updates.

2014 74

The 5 Secrets of a Stellar Recruiting Brand


Building a stellar recruiting brand is essential for attracting experienced, skilled, and passionate people to your company.

2014 47

Obsolete Information Brands Job Seekers As Obsolete


Could one of your job search problems be that you’re using obsolete information? Learn why job seekers unknowingly brand themselves as obsolete.

Executive Resumes Don’t Brand Themselves

Professional Resume Services

At least twice a week clients will ask me if their resumes have enough branding –specifically, executive branding.

4 Tips to Build a Successful Recruitment Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Between the candidate experience and all of the employer branding information out there, the recruitment brand is often lost.

2015 37

Branding Dilemma: How to Handle the Office Gossip about You

Careers Done Write

Gossip can jeopardize your professional brand. ” Accept the information that you gain as constructive feedback. Assess the Gossip.

2015 66

Employment Branding with a Twist of Old School Rap


What on earth could old school rap and employment branding have in common? HR employer brand employment branding old school rap

2014 52

How Google-Friendly is Your Personal Brand?

Executive Career Brand

your personal brand ) over your competitors to these employers you’re targeting in your executive job search. Great! And use Google.

Information Keeps Your Personal Brand Current


The information that most candidates use is lacking … and inferior information brands you as the wrong candidate for the job. Here are 4 types of information to brand you as the right candidate for the job. Continued at [link].