Category: Personal Branding

The Importance of Relationship Building

The importance of relationship building is well documented, especially in the business world. This may be review to those whose livelihoods (and their ability to earn an income) depend on their ability to sell goods or services. As a salesperson,…

Branding Lessons from the 2010 World Cup

The 2010 World Cup has brought a lot of attention to the game of soccer. Increased media coverage and a strong performance by the United States has brought an influx of new fans to the game. With so much attention focused…

Will Recruiters Soon Be Mayors of Foursquare?

Foursquare, the increasingly popular location based social networking site, was recently named one of TIME.com’s 50 worst inventions. Your reaction to this probably comes close to one of the following: A). You nod yes in agreement with TIME.com B). You…

Getting Started With Your Personal Brand

In my two previous posts, I’ve tried to show that the concept of personal branding is a recent career development trend that has been making a big impact. I mentioned in the last post that personal branding can be a…

Twitter from a Novice Perspective

Are you a statistic? According to some reports, 73% of Twitter accounts remain inactive. This means to me that many people know that Twitter can be a helpful tool, but may not utilize it. I have been using Twitter for…