10 Keys To a Memorable Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

With so much misinformation about personal branding bombarding us across social media, it’s easy to see why people are confused. For job search and career management, your brand and the way you communicate it need to resonate with your target employers and/or current employer.

Employers: Ignoring Job Candidates Impacts Your Brand

Resume Bear

It’s been discussed how giving candidates the cold shoulder can be considered unprofessional and discourteous (see: “Employers: Why You Should Follow-Up After an Interview”) but recent data from StartWire reinforces how detrimental it can be to a company’s brand.

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How to Get Your Personal Brand Into Your LinkedIn Profile

Executive Career Brand

You have a “ brand” new executive resume aligning your unique set of qualifications with the needs of your well-researched target employers, and differentiating your value proposition (or personal brand) from your competitors in the job market.

21 Ways Your Executive Brand Drives Your Career

Executive Career Brand

Because you’ve done the branding work , you’ve clearly defined and incorporated the following personal marketing imperatives into your job search and career management toolkit: Your vision and purpose. In job search, defining and communicating your executive brand: 1.

Follow Me! Creating a Personal Brand with Twitter: ResumeBear Chapter 13

Resume Bear

Creating a Personal Brand with Twitter. Twitter as a Tool for Creating a Personal Brand. Details ways in which you can use Twitter to build a personal brand. Creating a Personal Brand with Twitter: ResumeBear Chapter 13. Pre-Order Your Copy Today! Follow Me!

3 Steps to Branding Yourself for Career Success

Career Realism

The entertainment industry is particularly conscious of branding. Yes, you might be a multifaceted creator, performer, or professional – or simply complicated human being – but for the purposes of career growth, being definable streamlines your path to success.

New Year. Time To Revitalize Your Executive Career Brand

Executive Career Brand

When was the last time you took stock of the career accomplishments that have impacted your brand reputation? Many people plan to dive into a career move at the beginning of the year, one of the busiest hiring times. New Personal Brand?

3 Examples of Great Personal Branding

Career Realism

Personal branding can be a real stumper for many people. With Personal Branding, you are not only thinking about your assets, you are thinking about what you want to be known for. Before I launch into giving examples, let’s recap the definition of personal branding.

3 Career Mistakes to Avoid in 2012

Career Realism

Now, during times like these, I realize the LAST thing you want to hear is you could be making mistakes that could hurt your career. Mistake #2 – Thinking you are too busy to develop a personal brand. Personal branding takes time.

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10 Reasons To Love Your Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

Are you someone who thinks personal branding is not for you because it’s all about self-promotion, and you never liked tooting your own horn, or people who do? Besides, you say to yourself, branding is for products. You’re not a “brand”, you’re a person, right?

Resume Branding Works!

Resume Writing

What is your personal brand? Your personal brand is your online and offline image, which conveys your reputation and distinction supported by your differentiating qualifications, talent, and drive. In this highly competitive job-search market, a personal brand is instrumental, empowering you to outdistance those vying for the same career opportunities you are [.]. Resume Writing & Branding executive resume Resume Brand Resume Branding

How Nurses Can Build Their Brands Online

Career Realism

Many professionals are using the Internet for online branding , and nurses are no exception. “Building your brand online” refers to the use of social media to create a professional online presence. Using Twitter to Promote Your Nursing Brand.

5 Ways a Personal Blog Can Boost Your Career

Jobacle

One successful businessperson I spoke to advised that starting a blog would be one of the best things I could do to advance in my career. Building a blog is one of the best tools for getting started and advancing in your career field. Personal Branding.

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5 Key Elements of a Strong Online Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

5 Key Elements of a Strong Online Personal Brand is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Here are the 5 components necessary to build a strong online brand for your job search: 1. See my 10-Step Personal Branding Worksheet ).

Ten Job Search Strategies for 2012

Career Solvers

There are many simple, painless changes you can make in 2012 to increase your chances of finding your next job. This is a critical aspect of career management. Here’s to your career in 2012 and beyond! The holidays are behind us.

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5 Key Areas to Target When Branding Your Resume

Career Realism

Branded Career Summary. Make adjustments to your career summary by shifting information around and placing the most relevant skills, experience, and accomplishments FIRST. Branding your resume image from Shutterstock.

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3 Steps to an Outstanding Personal Branding Statement

Career Realism

A personal branding statement reflects your professional reputation. Here are three easy steps to creating an YOUR personal branding statement. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com. Resume & Cover Letter advice career expert goal job personal branding resume search statement step tip

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Resume Branding Works!

Resume Writing

What is your personal brand? Your personal brand is your online and offline image, which conveys your reputation and distinction supported by your differentiating qualifications, talent, and drive. In this highly competitive job-search market, a personal brand is instrumental, empowering you to outdistance those vying for the same career opportunities you are [.]. Resume Writing & Branding executive resume Resume Brand Resume Branding

How to Prevent a Career Nosedive

Career Trend

career management executive resumes Resume Update Robert Poindexter branded resume career advice career strategy executive resume JobSearch Resume Story resumesBy Robert P. Poindexter Feast or famine. Steak today, cheeseburgers tomorrow. Here today, gone tomorrow. Sometimes the hammer, sometimes the nail. We have all used one of these phrases at some time or another and they remind us of just how temporal success can be.

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“Nourish Your Career”: Tips from 18 Career Pros

The Job Quest

Nourish Your Career is the brain-child of Shahrzad Arasteh that brings together 18 career professionals to share their wisdom and their favorite recipes (after all, you need sustenance when working on your career strategies). ” ~Paula Brand.

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8 Tips for Successful Personal Branding

Jobacle

Everyone has a personal brand and whether you work for yourself, for someone else or are going into an interview, having a personal brand is important. To change a negative image or to further develop a positive personal brand , read and follow these eight tips.

INFOGRAPHIC: How To Boost Your Personal Brand with Social Media

The Undercover Recruiter

Tweet Social media is everywhere – and since there’s no escaping, you might as well learn to leverage it best for your personal brand! Check out this infographic from HiredMyWay on the basics of personal branding with social media and learn how to showcase yourself best on the web.

Re-Brand 2012: What to Do When a “Brand-Aid” is Not Enough

Careers Done Write

Many clients come to me for career advice when the same old approach is no longer working. On the other hand, could it be your long-time brand is no longer effective? In a challenging market, it is twice as important to update your brand. How do you know if you need a brand make-over? A quick “Brand-Aid” is not the answer. You need to carefully consider, finesse, and project your new brand. Differentiation is important when creating a brand.

Top 10 Corporate Employer Brands on LinkedIn

Blogging4jobs

The site now reports 175 million users and counting as of August 2012. New Updates to Company Brand Pages on LinkedIn. Company Brands Pages on Linked are relatively new launching in late 2010. Their brand pages have recently been refreshed allowing for some key changes.

A Pinterest Guide to Recruiting & Employer Brand: Part 1

Blogging4jobs

In October 2012′s edition of Fast Company, writer Max Chafkin explains that Pinterest’s free service represents “ maybe the greatest selling engine ever devised. Recruiting & Employer Branding on Pinterest.

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45 Inspiring Career Blogs for College Students

Resume Bear

College , ostensibly, prepares participants for their chosen career paths, but tracking down the right entry-level positions comes burdened with its own set of protocols, strategies, and insights, all of which might seem impregnable to the recent graduate.

Best of Blogging Your Personal Brand for C-level Executive Jobs

Executive Career Brand

Lucky I enjoy it so much because, no question, most of my business comes through my two blogsites – Executive Career Brand and Executive Resume Branding. They are the single best tool for marketing my brand, my value to my target clients, and the kinds of services I offer.

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How Personal Branding Helps You Land a C-level Executive Job

Executive Career Brand

Do you think personal branding is not for you? Maybe you think branding is too much about tooting your own horn, and you’ve never been comfortable with that, and you can’t stand it when other people do it. Branding is no longer optional.

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ResumeBear: 8 Great Careers for Older Workers

Resume Bear

If you are 55 or older and considering a change of career, we won’t waste your time suggesting you look into greeting customers at Walmart or taking drive-thru orders at McDonald’s. Consider the eight careers below if you’re looking to try something new.

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Brand New Year. New Personal Brand?

Executive Career Brand

Brand New Year. New Personal Brand? is a post from: Executive Career Brand. While you’re working on those resolutions, why not also take stock of your personal brand and brand messaging, to be sure they’re aligned with your career plans for this year.

Some C-level Executives Fear Authentic Personal Branding

Executive Career Brand

Emerson’s sentiment is at the core of personal branding. Sometimes a new client is all revved up about working their brand. I write and present him with his branded career communications – executive resume , career biography , LinkedIn profile , etc. –

Social Proof: Where Online Presence Meets Personal Branding

Executive Career Brand

Did you know that an estimated 90% of employers used social networks and social media – known as “ social recruiting “ – to find, assess and validate talent in 2012? The more on-brand results they find that align with their needs, the more persuasive your candidacy is to them.

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Branding Yourself For A Career Change

reCareered

One of the main reasons you’re having difficulties changing careers is how you brand yourself. Learn how to brand yourself using your anticipated job title. Featured reCareered Blog social branding career career change career coach Job job search personal branding Planning pre-screen Resume subject matter expertiseContinued at [link].

INFOGRAPHIC: How Your Facebook Picture Can Damage Your Personal Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Can a good picture help your personal brand? Can a bad photo on Facebook ruin your brand? Funny that, I see lots of these images on Twitter by spammers and it seems to work for them, mind you they’re not looking to boost their online personal brand of course. Tweet.

Top 10 Executive Resume Branding Tips

Executive Career Brand

(The following is my latest article as the Personal Branding Expert at Job-Hunt.org.). Before working on your resume, re-think how to update it, so that you’ll create a career marketing document that will optimally do its job – land you interviews. Branding is no longer optional.

The 6-second resume scan is hogwash

Career Trend

Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Resume Advice resume strategy branded resume career advice career change career strategy executive resume executive resume branding resume writer resume writingBy Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Hat tip to Dawn Lennon and Dawn Bugni for unwittingly spurring me (via our chat over at Google Plus) to write this post discussing a recent survey on resumes.

How to Build a Personal Brand While Still in School

Career Realism

Professionals are now going to great lengths to create their own personal brands online. It is also wise to connect with classmates and stay in touch with them as their careers (and yours) progresses. Personal brand school image from Shutterstock. Personal Brand personal brand

How C-A-R Storytelling Gives Executive Resume Branding Zing

Executive Career Brand

Granted, a resume is a very confining career marketing document. On the other hand, in order to brand yourself in your resume, you need to differentiate the value you offer your target employers over your competition. Take the time to create and rehearse several career success stories.

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Who owns the content produced by a Social Media account used for Business Marketing and Branding?

Resume Bear

It should not, as recent lawsuits are grappling with these very issues; namely whether the employer or employees owns the content produced by a social media account used for business marketing and branding. career facebook jobs linkedin resumebear twitterBy Pedram Tabibi.

Pinning Power: How to Recruit & Build Your Brand on Pinterest

Blogging4jobs

Pinterest.com is growing rapidly since its 2010 launch and stands at 12 million unique visitors as of January 2012 via ComScore. Employer Brand Goes Mobile & Social. Building Your Employer Brand.