This collection of articles centers around this theme and is made up of current posts found and shared online this week!
Self-Promotion Is Difficult
I don’t think I’ve met anyone who likes to brag. “I don’t like to toot my own horn” is another phrase I hear a lot. And I’m with you all. Except, here’s the problem. If you don’t take credit, where will it come from? Will your overworked, untrained manager recognize your accomplishments? Will a co-worker give you credit? It is unlikely. So you are left with two choices- get comfortable taking credit or hope that your good work will be appreciated or even noticed.
37 Ways Successful Professionals Promote Themselves – What are you NOT doing? Chameleon Resumes, Lisa Rangel
25 Free and Low Cost Ways to Market Yourself Small Business Trends, Deborah Shane
10 Things I Learned By Studying Every SharkTank Pitch Ever Made Inc., Bill Murphy
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.