Personal Branding for College Graduates

Competitive Resumes

For college students, building, managing, and marketing his or her personal branding efforts can be quite complex. Are you clear and intention about your personal branding efforts? Your brand evolves and changes…monitor and manage it. Google loves videos and in-depth articles.

3 Juicy Insider LinkedIn Personal Branding Tips

Executive Career Brand

I’ve not only learned how to help my clients leverage LinkedIn for job search, but also how to use it to build my personal brand and business. Here are a few strategies that I rely on to build my personal brand and promote my business. Executive Job Search and Personal Branding Help.

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Top LinkedIn Job Search Tips Articles

Position Ignition

We've written a few articles on this subject and have created a comprehensive tips eGuide to help you but I also wanted to gather some useful articles on the topic into one place. Here are some additional articles for you to read through: Job search advice: Are you on LinkedIn?

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12 Ways To Build Personal Brand Evangelism

Executive Career Brand

You may feel that “Brand Evangelism” is a fussy term. It may even turn you off to the whole concept of personal branding. What Are Brand Evangelists? According to digital marketing expert Neil Patel, in his Forbes article, What Does A Brand Evangelist Do, And Do You Need One?

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Showcase Your Personal Brand with LinkedIn Comments

Executive Career Brand

[This article was originally published for my gig as the Personal Branding Expert on Job-Hunt.org.]. 3 Places on LinkedIn to Express Your Personal Brand and Reinforce Your Subject Matter Expertise by Commenting: 1. LinkedIn Pulse Articles.

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Where Should You Be Promoting Your Personal Brand?

Career Realism

Where Should You Be Promoting Your Personal Brand? Everyone has a personal brand, but some people aren’t sure how or where they are—or whether they should be–promoting it. Here are some places you can be promoting your personal brand on a regular basis.

2016 60

How to Write a C-suite Executive Career Brand Biography

Executive Career Brand

A brand biography is a storytelling tool that breathes life into an otherwise flat rehash of your resume. For job search and career management, a bio affords the opportunity to reinforce your brand with storytelling in a way that a resume doesn’t allow.

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FREE eBook on Smart Personal Branding with LinkedIn

Executive Career Brand

In 2009 I wrote a little ebook for Job-Hunt.org on using LinkedIn for personal branding and executive job search. The new title is “Smart Personal Branding with LinkedIn – How to Use LinkedIn to Build Your Personal Brand and Land a New Job Faster!”. Articles & Activity.

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6 Easy Steps For Building A Defined Personal Brand

Career Realism

6 Easy Steps For Building A Defined Personal Brand. A lot is being made of building a personal brand lately. And no matter the circle, it really is a good idea to have a clearly defined personal brand. Step #1: Define your brand. 5 Ways To Create A Consistent Brand.

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Personal Branding FAIL: 4 Errors Job Seekers Make

Career Realism

Personal Branding FAIL: 4 Errors Job Seekers Make. For those interested in finding work or advancing their careers, establishing a personal brand is essential. Related: 5 Personal Branding Resume Techniques You Must Try. Work It Daily.

2016 59

3 Ways To Get Employers To Take Your Brand Seriously

Career Realism

3 Ways To Get Employers To Take Your Brand Seriously. Related: 3 Effective Ways To Quickly Brand Yourself Online. you need to start polishing up your personal brand – and your strategy for promoting it to employers. How To Get Employers To Take Your Brand Seriously.

2016 60

Personal Branding: How to Brand Your LinkedIn Summary Section

Executive Career Brand

[The following article was originally published for my Personal Branding Expert gig on Job-Hunt.org.]. Powering your LinkedIn Summary section with personal branding helps you differentiate the value you offer over your competitors.

The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 1

Executive Career Brand

How Personal Branding Makes You Stand Out. In today’s challenging job search landscape, personal branding is required. Create a message and a strategy to promote the brand called You.”. Clearly, personal branding is a vital part of any job search.

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Personal Brand Buzzkill: Snarky Comments on LinkedIn Pulse

Executive Career Brand

I post articles nearly every week on LinkedIn’s Pulse platform. It led him to read at least some of my article. The not so funny thing is, his mean-spirited comment impacts his personal brand and may have tarnished his reputation.

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14 Things That Impact The Quality Of Your Personal Brand

Career Realism

14 Things That Impact The Quality Of Your Personal Brand. Quality and personal excellence are two key elements of your personal brand. the personal brand that you broadcast). RELATED : The Perfect Recipe For A Great Personal Brand.

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Personal Branding Advice From Jerry Maguire

Career Realism

Personal Branding Advice From Jerry Maguire. Whenever I’m explaining the concept of personal branding , I always end up talking about Jerry Maguire. So, where does personal branding come in? Well, the whole idea of personal branding started with a 1997 article in Fast Company.

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100 Blog Articles That Every Job Seeker Should Read

Catherines Career Corner

All about Jobs Career Career help Cover Letter CV CV/Resume Interview Job Interview Jobs Leadership and Career Management Networking Personal Branding Salary Self-Development Skills Skills Portfolio Social Media 100 Blog Articles That Every Job Seeker Should Read Background check Business Employment Job hunting Labour economics Personal Branding Blog Résumé UnemploymentTweet.

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Where Should You Be Promoting Your Personal Brand?

Career Realism

Everyone has a personal brand, but some people aren’t sure how or where they are—or whether they should be–promoting it. Here are some places you can be promoting your personal brand on a regular basis. Related: Personal Branding: The Secret To A Flawless Introduction.

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How to Balance Personal Branding With Personal SEO

Executive Career Brand

[This article was first posted for my gig as the Personal Branding Expert on Job-Hunt.org.]. Both personal branding and personal SEO are critical pieces for successful job search in the digital age, and they go hand in hand. Spice Up Your Personal Brand Content.

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Sell Me Yourself: The Secret To A Successful Personal Brand

Career Realism

Sell Me Yourself: The Secret To A Successful Personal Brand. The very reason you’re reading this article is because you realize how important your personal brand is, and how crucial it is in determining where you will intern, work, or who you will meet.

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The Value of Blogging Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

Executive Career Brand

that is, your personal brand. Just like running your own blogsite, you’ll be building your personal brand. But also, because they’re on LinkedIn, your Pulse articles will draw people to your LinkedIn profile and keep you top-of-mind with your LinkedIn network.

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Make Integrity The Cornerstone Of Your Personal Brand

Career Realism

Make Integrity The Cornerstone Of Your Personal Brand. I read an article in SUCCESS Magazine a while back called “5 Tips for Creating a Powerful Personal Brand.” Related: 6 Easy Steps For Building A Defined Personal Brand. Brand yourself as a valued partner.

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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!

10 Best Ways to Build Your Personal Brand Online

Executive Career Brand

[This is my latest article as Job-Hunt.org''s Personal Branding Expert ]. Like it or not, getting involved with social media and building your personal brand online have become essential components of today’s job search. Create a Brand-Charged Email Signature.

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3 Steps To Branding Yourself For Career Success

Career Realism

3 Steps To Branding Yourself For Career Success. Related: What’s My Brand? The entertainment industry is particularly conscious of branding. Talent agents are especially known for wanting to narrowly brand their clients. Branding Yourself For Career Success.

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Online Executive Branding Advice From A Career Coach

Career Realism

Online Executive Branding Advice From A Career Coach. What’s your brand ? This is a very common question these days since branding has become such a hot topic, not just for companies, but for individuals. Interact on different social media sites with your brand in view.

New Year. Time to Revisit and Refresh Your Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

While you’re working on those New Year’s resolutions you’re determined to keep this year, consider spending some time taking stock of your personal brand. And, if the value you offer has changed or grown, you probably need to re-brand.

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How to Keep Your Personal Brand Alive During Unemployment

Executive Career Brand

[This article first appeared on Job-Hunt.org, for my Personal Branding Expert gig.]. This means continuously communicating your personal brand and unique value to the kinds of employers you would want to work for next, mainly through your LinkedIn profile.

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The 3 Biggest Personal Branding No-No’s

Career Realism

The 3 Biggest Personal Branding No-No’s. Since becoming a Career Coach, I find myself frequently talking to my clients as well as groups about the importance of developing and establishing a “personal brand.” Related: Personal Branding: The Secret To A Flawless Introduction.

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6 Social Media Updates Undermining Your Personal Brand

Competitive Resumes

There are times when what you don’t say speaks volumes about your personal brand. People want to break the news but don’t check the dates of the article. How disturbing is it when someone is posting an article about a celebrity’s death from three years ago?

The Secret of Personal Branding – Be Authentic!

Executive Career Brand

[ This article was first posted for my Personal Branding Expert gig on Job-Hunt.org. ]. In job search, personal branding is all about differentiating and communicating the unique value you offer your target employers over your competitors. Branding Is Not Just the Right Keywords.

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Employees Are the Best Storytellers of Your Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

How can we encourage employees to be the storytellers on behalf of the employer brand? We’ve asked this and much more to Bryan Chaney who heads up employer branding at Indeed and is the founder of TalentBrand.org. View Article.

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Showcase Your Brand Value On Instagram In 5 Steps

Career Realism

Showcase Your Brand Value On Instagram In 5 Steps. Not only is it bursting with community & networking opportunities, but it’s an employer & personal branding haven. Now’s never been a more important time to showcase your brand value on Instagram.

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Managing Your Personal Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Management guru Tom Peters suggests that “All of us need to understand the importance of branding. To be in business today, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called You.” View Article. Managing Your Personal Brand.

How To Build A Dynamic Personal Brand

Career Realism

There’s a common misconception that your company’s brand is bigger and more important than your personal brand. Related: How To Avoid A Huge Personal Branding Mistake. You could benefit from a personal brand. Benefits Of Personal Branding. Begin Branding Now.

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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?

4 Personal Branding Tips EVERYONE Needs To Know

Career Realism

Why is your personal brand so important anyway? Related: Stand Out With Style: 3 Tips For Boosting Your Personal Brand. Allow me to explain… Here are four personal branding tips absolutely EVERYONE should know: 1. Brand or BE branded! Style your brand.

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The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search Part – 4

Executive Career Brand

Two Little-Known Ways to Master The Personal Branding Social Proof Paradigm. Check out the first three parts in this series: Part 1 – What Personal Branding Is and Is NOT, and How Personal Branding Makes You Stand Out. and write articles about those topics.

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Branding Tips for Men Age 50+

Careers Done Write

Branding is essential for a career. On top of the age issue, men may be lagging in the branding department. Below we’ll highlight you key branding tips to enhance your professional brand. This becomes a one-stop destination for your professional brand.

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Personal Branding and Hard Work: Complementary Efforts to Success

The Job Quest

There was a short article on AOL Jobs that quoted writer and director Spike Lee on his take on personal branding. “‘Too Too many people are focused on building their brand and not their work,’ [Lee] said, when asked how he’d developed his own iconic brand.

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