Do you know the benefits of a personal brand? Here are my top three. I'm fascinated by personal branding. It excites me when I work with my clients in partnership to define it because so many people don't know even what a personal brand is. You are a product. You are sending that product to the … [Read more...] about The Benefits of a Personal Brand
Hashtags to Use When Job Searching on Twitter
Today’s Recruiters and HR Professionals are socially savvy and your online presence (or lack thereof) provides great insight into your career history and cultural fit. Before you start your online job search, make sure all your social media profiles (LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter) are up to date, … [Read more...] about Hashtags to Use When Job Searching on Twitter
WHY JOB SEEKERS SHOULD USE TWITTER
While traditional job search techniques such as posting your resume on job boards or emailing your resume to recruiters may not be helping you to land that coveted interview with a potential employer, using Twitter prudently, as a platform for job seekers, can be a good way to connect directly with … [Read more...] about WHY JOB SEEKERS SHOULD USE TWITTER
Does your Employer Value You? Is it Time to Ask for a Salary Increase?
Asking for a salary increase can be a touchy subject, certainly not an enjoyable prospect. However, you can simplify this task if you initiate action at the right time and conduct some research prior to entering discussions. The more prepared you are, the more rewards will pass your way. In today’s … [Read more...] about Does your Employer Value You? Is it Time to Ask for a Salary Increase?
Salary Negotiations — Don’t Undersell Yourself! Know Your Options
With stock markets in flux and a growing uneasiness in the marketplace, researching your worth on the open market is a valuable exercise, even while happily employed. Don’t be misled into thinking there are limited opportunities for you to increase your salary – there are job vacancies and … [Read more...] about Salary Negotiations — Don’t Undersell Yourself! Know Your Options