There’s still a lot of chat on the topic of personal branding. Particularly for people just entering the world of social media, there’s major pressure to create a distinctive personal brand now more than ever. For those in a career … Read more
There’s a lot written about building Personal Brands. A lot of the discussion about Personal Branding has to do with leveraging Social Channels in building huge networks of followers.
While it might be ego gratifying to have a large and … Read more
I’ve written a lot about the positive aspects of brand, brand humanization, allowing employees to be brand ambassadors, and to free up their personal brand to evolve just as real people do.
What I haven’t talked about as much is … Read more
Have you come up with any worthy New Years’ resolutions yet? Are they already broken? If not, or if so, relax and stay positive. It’s never too late to make a few career-focused resolutions. I’ll be bold and propose that … Read more
Your personal brand is supposed to boost your reputation. It’s also supposed to help you spread messages, build relationships and grow your business.
It’s supposed to.
But that doesn’t mean it does. Your personal brand can actually work against … Read more
“The measure of a life is a measure of love and respect,
So hard to earn so easily burned
In the fullness of time,
A garden to nurture and protect…”
—Neil Peart (writer and musician)
In all fairness, I didn’t … Read more
I’ve probably taken close to a dozen personality tests over the years. In just a few minutes, you get a trendy acronym or entertaining epithet to hang your hat on.
While I have found value in these assessments, I also … Read more
People are often surprised by what they hear that has been said behind their backs….! I emphasize as part of my Reputation Management theme, the better one manages his or her reputation, the less likely such surprises will occur.
So … Read more