In this podcast, I talk about how and when to use an infographic resume and ways to build your personal brand. There are many more options today for job seekers and those actively managing their careers to get the word out about what they do.
It was a great honor to have the opportunity to talk with host Beverly Jones about how technology, strategy and even resume deliverables are evolving, changing the way people find and land jobs. Episode 53.
I would never call myself a guru…but it’s flattering to have someone else call me one!
If you haven’t started listening to podcasts, this is a great place to start. It’s only 26 minutes.
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0-6:00 – My background and how I started Careersherpa.net
6:30-11:30 – I talk about why visual resumes and infographic resumes are helpful and when to use these tools
12:00-15:30 – How to pro-actively create and promote your personal brand can start on LinkedIn and even extend into networking activities and professional association.
16:40-19:50 – The best job searches start by identifying where you want to work then figuring out how to get in.
19:50-22:00 – You may not think you have the skills you need for a certain type of job, but you just may. Talk to people who do what you want to do.
22:00-24:15 – One way to show interest and reiterate your key qualifications is to write a thank you note after the interview.
Thank you to Bev Jones, Clearways Consulting, for the interview and the chance to talk a bit about some of the newer ways job seekers and active careerists can approach their quest for a new role.
Below are articles that offer help on some of the topics I mention in this episode.
Hannah Morgan speaks and writes about job search and career strategies. She founded CareerSherpa.net to educate professionals on how to maneuver through today’s job search process. Hannah was nominated as a LinkedIn Top Voice in Job Search and Careers and is a regular contributor to US News & World Report. She has been quoted by media outlets, including Forbes, USA Today, Money Magazine, Huffington Post, as well as many other publications. She is also author of The Infographic Resume and co-author of Social Networking for Business Success.