Networking Event Coming Up? Put Your Best Brand Forward

Career Realism

Networking Event Coming Up? Put Your Best Brand Forward. Whether you are just starting your job search, or you have been job hunting for a while, it should not come as a surprise that networking is a necessary component of your search. The post Networking Event Coming Up?

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Networking Event Coming Up? Put Your Best Brand Forward

Career Realism

Networking Event Coming Up? Put Your Best Brand Forward. Whether you are just starting your job search, or you have been job hunting for a while, it should not come as a surprise that networking is a necessary component of your search. The post Networking Event Coming Up?

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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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How To Show Your Personal Brand At A Networking Event

Career Realism

How To Show Your Personal Brand At A Networking Event. How do you show up at networking events? Related: Networking Your Way Into The New Year. Pay attention to these 5 ways you can show your personal brand at any networking event you may choose to attend.

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How to Network Into the Goldmine of Hidden Executive Jobs

Executive Career Brand

If you’re in any way involved in executive job search, I’m sure you’ve often heard and read that networking – face-to-face, on LinkedIn and elsewhere online – plays a key role in landing a good-fit gig. Most of my executive job-seeking clients understand the value of networking.

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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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How To Build A Dynamic Personal Brand

Career Realism

How To Build A Dynamic Personal Brand. 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.

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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 For Dummies

Career Realism

Personal Branding For Dummies. Personal branding can be something as simple as a title or label: General Contractor, Nurse, CEO, or Stay at Home Mom. The Internet, in general, and social networking sites in particular have made it almost too easy to communicate anything.

Expand Your Network with LinkedIn Groups

Professional Resume Services

LinkedIn can be the perfect resource for widening you professional network – as long as you know how to use the platform to your advantage. Here are some great tips on how to optimize your LinkedIn profile and expand your network by joining groups.

2017 56

How to Make a Personal Business Card for Networking Today (at no cost)

Competitive Resumes

Networking Personal Branding business cardsYou need a personal business card today! If you don’t do anything for your job search today, make it easier for any job fair vendor, new contact you meet in person or online, or anyone you are exchanging value.

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5 Ways To Create A Consistent Brand

Career Realism

5 Ways To Create A Consistent Brand. Having a clearly defined personal brand can be the difference between top candidate for the position or promotion and also-ran. In an effort to get a leg up professionally having a clear, consistent personal brand is a boon to your career.

2016 62

5 Networking Tips for the Nervous Networker

Position Ignition

Are you a nervous networker? Do you know that you need to network but would really rather avoid it? Here are a few networking tips to help you along the way and to help you 'in the moment' when you're at that crucial networking event: 1.

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.

3 Ways To Make Your Online Networking Count

Executive Career Brand

The best way to land your next great-fit gig is networking – fortified by targeting and personal branding built around your value to target employers. Along with so many other aspects of executive job search in the digital age, networking has changed and expanded.

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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.

2016 61

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 Do I Rebuild My Network for Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

4 Steps to Revive and Expand Your Network. We discuss the fact that, by far, networking is the best way to land a job and that job boards yield dismal results. They’re concerned, and rightly so, that they neglected their network once they landed their current or most recent job.

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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

5 Tips For Building Your Brand On LinkedIn

Career Realism

5 Tips For Building Your Brand On LinkedIn. The answer lies in your personal brand. By building a stronger LinkedIn brand you can attract more attention from recruiters and open the door to more career possibilities. RELATED: Use LinkedIn to Promote Your Personal Brand.

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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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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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How and Why Personal Branding Works

Executive Career Brand

If you’ve read and completed my 10-Step Executive Personal Branding Worksheet , you may think you have a good handle on building your personal brand and using it to land a great-fit job. 10 Keys To a Memorable Personal Brand. Dare to Express Your True Personal Brand.

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Personal Brand Buzzkill: Snarky Comments on LinkedIn Pulse

Executive Career Brand

The not so funny thing is, his mean-spirited comment impacts his personal brand and may have tarnished his reputation. I post articles nearly every week on LinkedIn’s Pulse platform. I’m very gratified when people take the time to comment. The vast majority of these comments are positive.

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The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 3

Executive Career Brand

Mind Your Online Reputation: The Personal Branding Social Proof Paradigm. Check out the first two parts in this series: Part 1 – What Personal Branding Is and Is NOT, and How Personal Branding Makes You Stand Out. I’m not a brand, I’m a person.

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The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 2

Executive Career Brand

How to Define Your Unique Personal Brand. In Part 1 of this series, I covered: Personal Branding Hype and Myths vs. Reality. What Personal Branding Really Is. How Authentic Branding Makes You Stand Out. Ask them what your top brand attributes and core strengths are.

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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. An easy solution for the professional title is to use the branded professional headline from your LinkedIn profile, if you’ve already created one.

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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How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Executive branding encompasses personal and business attributes, and zeroes in on your leadership qualities that drive high-performing teams to deliver (or over-deliver) on goals, increase profitability, boost productivity, decrease expense, etc. Executive Brand Essential Content.

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The New 10-Step Executive Personal Branding Worksheet

Executive Career Brand

Personal branding has come a long way since Tom Peters ignited the business world nearly two decades ago with his personal branding manifesto on Fast Company, THE BRAND CALLED YOU. You’re every bit as much a brand as Nike, Coke, Pepsi, or the Body Shop.

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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.]. They know that they should always keep their networks alive, and be accessible and open to new opportunities. Work on Targeting and Your Personal Brand Messaging. Rebuild and Expand Your Network.

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Over 50? Is Personal Branding for Boomers, too?

Executive Career Brand

Personal branding seems to belong to Gen-X and Gen-Y. Does that mean that personal branding works best for them, and not so much for you, if you’re a Boomer? Or that the process of defining and communicating your personal brand is different than for younger generations?

2 LinkedIn Personal Branding Tips You Don’t Know

Executive Career Brand

LinkedIn is undeniably the executive job-seeker’s most important and powerful online personal branding tool. More content = better SEO = better visibility for your brand and ROI. Related posts: How to Use the New LinkedIn for Executive Personal Branding.

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9 Cheap Ways To Network In A New City

Career Realism

9 Cheap Ways To Network In A New City. Of course, you’ve read all the networking advice. Related: 10 Tips For People Who Hate Networking. Here are a few inexpensive ways to network in a new city. Work It Daily. It’s an age-old story.

7 Ways To Contaminate Your Personal Brand and Doom Your Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Other times, without considering the consequences, you may do one unfortunate thing, or get into bad habits, that will tarnish the good work you’ve done building your personal brand. 7 Ways To Tarnish Your Personal Brand in Executive Job Search.

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How To Extend Your Personal Brand With An Elevator Speech

Career Realism

How To Extend Your Personal Brand With An Elevator Speech. Re-purposing your elevator speech and extending your personal brand is a great idea. RELATED : Need some tips for your personal brand? 3 Examples Of Great Personal Branding. There’s No ‘I’ In Personal Brand.

4 LinkedIn Ways to Keep Your Personal Brand Top of Mind

Executive Career Brand

Use LinkedIn to remind them of your unique ROI to those employers, reinforcing your personal brand and good-fit qualities. Read more in my post, Keep Your Personal Brand Top-of-Mind with LinkedIn Updates. Keep your personal brand top-of-mind.

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What’s My Brand? Why It’s Important To Know

Career Realism

What’s My Brand? When thinking of a company like Apple, immediately their brand comes to mind: imagination, creativity, and design. Related: There’s No ‘I’ In Personal Brand. Although those are globally known names and brands, each of us also has a unique brand we carry with us every day. Our brands are our own personal slogans or words that describe each of us, and what we do. The best way to do that is to embody your brand.

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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.

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Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro – Targeting

Executive Career Brand

You’ll get the inside scoop here, in my 5-part series on personal branding and executive resume writing. Then, I’ll follow with: Part 2 – What Personal Branding Is and Is NOT. Part 3 – Differentiate Your Unique Value Proposition and Build Personal Brand Content.

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