Personal Branding

Many people are talking about self branding/personal branding lately.  I thought I would chime in and give my thoughts as well. Branding used to be mainly for businesses, but that’s not the case anymore. Personal branding has taken off and become very popular.  ANYONE can create a personal brand and there are many outlets to help promote your personal brand.  ...more

Personal Branding Tips for Recent Grads & Career Transitioning Brandistas

In today’s marketplace brandistas are required to stand out and make strong personal branding impressions with hiring executives.  Days of good grades, playing sports and being active in extracurricular activities as security to land a position in your industry are times of the past. To be remembered and separate yourself from other candidates that meet the qualifications of the position you want requires the marketing of brand you. Yes, you've got it....more

Your Brand Is the Key to Your Next Job

When starting a job search, personal branding should be at the top or your priority list.  A strong personal brand helps you to stand out in a crowded job market and distinguishes you from other applicants....more

Integrated Marketing Enhances Your Professionalism

Steve McKee, author of When Growth Stalls: How It Happens, Why You're Stuck, and What to Do About It , talks about today’s marketing and media fragmentation in his Bloomberg article: Integrated Marketing: If You Knew it You’d Do It. He says: “The good news is that there is a powerful way to overcome fragmentation: integration.  But don’t be deceived—it’s more difficult than it appears.” ...more
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Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ Personal Branding

What is a Kardashian? Where did the brand come from? The most popular Twitter searches for the Calabasas, California area are believe it or not: “where do the kardashians live” and “dash”. The Kardashian brand, however, has not always been a multi-million dollar enterprise. The family used to be fairly ordinary, other than the father, Robert Kardashian, who was an attorney for OJ Simpson....more

Your Brand is YOU; Your Branding is YOU in Action

Your Brand is YOU, Your Branding is YOU in Action In the first part of our five part brand power series, 3 Keys to a Brand That Stands Out, we established the overall idea that “you make a stand with your brand, when you put your stake in the space and build out your tribe and community”.  ...more
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Personal Branding. Be Yourself!

Here is an article by Bob Sepeyer and Alison Brown of the Web Success Team discussing personal branding and building trust....more

Become More of a Change-Maker for Yourself

In the summer of 2005, I realized that my 23 year career in broadcast radio was about to change dramatically. It just felt weird and I just knew. I started my personal transition process, in my head, simply by thinking about why I was feeling like it just wasn’t working for me on many levels anymore. Here are five lessons that I learned about my career transition process that you can apply to your own career, job, work, and employment situation today. ...more

Deborah Shane
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Are You Able To Cope With A Sabotage On Your Personal Brand?

That must have happened to you in the career at least once. Somebody was after your job or was so jealous about your achievements that could not help but started an intentional public attack on your reputation. They may or may not be your direct competitors....more