This is my summary of great posts from the week. If you aren’t following my on Twitter, @careersherpa, please do so and say hello, by all means!
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Your Message: aka Brand
Miriam Salpeter and I realized that the term personal brand can be off-putting to many. We coined the term VIV-id as defined here, and we think it is more relevant to today’s career enthusiasts.
A MUST-READ! The advice comes from the Young Entrepreneur Council and the advice comes from those who have successfully implemented these 9 strategies. If they can do it, so can you!
Would You Go This Far?
Standing out in today’s world often seems impossible. Yet, there are always those who seem to do it! With great risk comes great reward. When you think about your strategy, are you playing it too safe? Read how Jacob Share stood out!
You Have 10 Minutes or Less to Impress. What Will You Do?
In Miriam Salpeter’s post, she provides suggestions for ways you can make the best of the critical first 10 minutes of an interview!
How to get the job: Make a good first impression from Keppie Careers.
The Networking Process Visualized
Are you struggling to embrace networking? This visual (known as an infographic) should help you understand the different steps to the networking process! Do it!