Tag Archives: self brand

Self-Branding and Career Success/Failure

About two weeks ago, we published several posts about your self-branding through your life and your career (1, 2, 3, 4). YouTube clips were included. So, what happens when there is a disconnect between our perceived self-brand (how we see … 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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Moving On: Turning Personal Failure into Success

We can ALL be a success. Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise. Just be persistent and confident in your abilities, work hard, and learn as much as you can about every facet of your life! This is about YOU being … Continue reading

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Get Noticed on LinkedIn!

Stand out better on LinkedIn, THE premier social networking site for professionals. Don’t treat your LinkedIn page in a casual way. Be serious — and present a great self brand! Don Goodman, writing for Careerealism, offers these 4 key suggestions. … Continue reading

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Mastering Your Own Professional Brand Online

As we have written several times (see, for example: 1, 2, 3, 4), developing, managing, and marketing  one’s self brand could be THE most important factor in career success. And now, one’s self brand must clearly and persuasively be communicated … Continue reading

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Be Ready for Your Big Moment: The Job Interview

A great resume can get you in the door for a prospective job. The goal of your resume is to get you through all the filters between your application and the personal interview. Most resumes never make it past the … 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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