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Do You Have What It Takes to Be an Entrepreneur?

Being an entrepreneur is certainly not an easy job. Among other things, a great entrepreneur requires creativity, patience, a willingness to take risks, expertise, endurance, and a whole lot more. According to Growth Hackers’ co-founder and CEO Jonathan Aufray: “An … Continue reading

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Self-Branding for Professional Success: A Primer

Want to learn more about branding and its features—including the evolution of branding and brand positioning? Want to learn more about how to create and nurture your own self-brand to enhance your professional growth opportunities? If you answer yes to … Continue reading

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A Self-Assessment Infographic (with Quiz)

As we approach the end of 2016, we are going to present some of the most popular of the more than 1,500 posts that have appeared on Retailing A to Z. Today, we cover personal self-assessment. ____________________________ No matter the … Continue reading

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Self-Branding Across Roles and Life Stages: Overview

Recently, Zarb School of Business Distinguished Professor Joel Evans of Hofstra University did an extended radio interview with Suzanne Phillips, Psy.D. on self-branding from different perspectives and across our diverse roles. Self-branding — how we see ourselves and how we … Continue reading

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How Do YOU See Yourself as an Employee? Take This Quiz

We’d all like to think that we are good employees — hardworking, productive, and so on. But are we really? Take this thought-provoking quiz from Careerealism and learn more about yourself. Be honest. 🙂      

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A Self-Branding Slideshow

How good is YOUR self brand? Evans on Marketing Because of its importance to readers of this blog, we’ve devoted a lot of attention tocareer planning and opportunities— with a special emphasis onself-branding. This could be the most important concept … Continue reading

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A Self-Assessment Infographic

No matter the stage in your career (or life), it is imperative that you regularly do a self-assessment. In the infographic below, there is a 20-item self-assessment quiz for you to take. How do YOU fare on this quiz? What … Continue reading

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