Category Archives: Branding

Father’s Day Thoughts

This past Sunday was “Father’s Day”.  A day where dads receive ties from their kids and they are allowed an afternoon of watching golf or baseball without interruption.  As I opened my very colorful tie selection and read my kids’ … Continue reading

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Personal Brand

In a recent workshop, college students were learning about the concept of one’s “Personal Brand”.  This is not to mean they should view themselves as a product like TIDE or a service such as the one provided by UPS. Rather … Continue reading

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Interviews: Telling Your Story

Interviews are not about just answering questions, your resume does most of the answering to the basic questions about your skill sets and abilities.  Interviewing is about telling a story and communicating a message.  When interviewing, you should strive to … Continue reading

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Career Avoidance 101

Thank you to Rebecca Fraser-Thill for nominating the Career Seeker’s Guide blog for the “Very Inspiring Blogger” award. I am honored, but more importantly I am glad that she found some useful information on this forum and I hope that … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Skill Endorsements

Those who use LinkedIn may have noticed on profiles, one can now endorse someone’s skills.  By clicking on a skill box, you can virtually attest to the person’s abilities.  Did you think your contact did a great job implementing a … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Impression

“You never get a second change to make a first impression” While Will Rogers was not thinking of LinkedIn when he offered the advice above, it is wise to remember this line when using social media sites.  To help make … Continue reading

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Account Exec Role

This morning I was working with an individual who is conducting a job search and she told me she was looking for an “Assistant Account Executive” type role in a media communications firm.  For those out there who are not … Continue reading

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