• Learn How to Build a Powerful Personal Brand That Will Differentiate You and Allow You To Compete in the Global Marketplace.
  • Blog Archives

    David Grutman: Bartending in Aventura to the King of South Beach Nightlife

    Last week I got the opportunity to chat with David Grutman, one of the founding partners of Miami Marketing Group; the company behind the top Miami nightclubs LIV, STORY, and LIV Sun Life Stadium. Over the course of this interview we will get insight into moving up the ranks of South Beach nightlife, relationship management, …

    Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    Posted in Articles, Brand Yourself As, Career Development, Corporate Branding, eBrand, Employer Branding, entrepreneurship, events, Interview, management, Marketing, Media Branding, Networking, People, Personal Branding, Positioning, PR, Recruitment, Reputation Management, Skill Development, Social Media, Sound Branding, Success Story, Success Strategies, Workplace Success

    VA Secretary ‘Scandal’ ‘Tempest in a Teapot’

    shutterstock_224334034

    I’m clearly on record as being a strong advocate for always telling the truth on one’s résumé, as well as when making any other statements or claims about one’s work history. (See Go Ask Brian: ‘Fudging’ Résumé Risky.) But in my opinion, the latest “scandal” involving VA Secretary Robert McDonald merely rises to the level …

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in Articles, events, Misc, news, People, PR

    Genuine Friendships and Integrity in Nightlife with Jesse Waits

    I recently had the opportunity to chat with Jesse Waits, Managing Partner and Co-Founder of XS and Tryst. Waits led XS to repeat appearances as the number one club on Nightclub & Bar’s Top 100 list in 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015. In the interview we cover topics such as relationship management, ethics, and event …

    Posted in Articles, Career Development, entrepreneurship, Interview, management, Marketing, Networking, People, Personal Branding, PR, Reputation Management, Skill Development, Social Media, Success Story, Success Strategies

    An Interview with Casting Director Rachel Reiss of Liz Lewis Casting Partners

    I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Casting Director Rachel Reiss of Liz Lewis Casting Partners. Rachel has been with the company for five years, and discusses the ins and outs of being a successful Casting Director in New York City.

    Christian Roberts: How long have you been a CD at Liz Lewis Partners?…

    Posted in Articles, Interview, Networking, People, tv, Video

    An Interview with Vincent Moore of the UCB NY Theater

    I recently had the privilege to sit down with UCB NY performer Vincent Moore. Vincent is a performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater who currently performs on the Harold Team “Higgins”. You can see them perform Tuesday nights at the theater’s Chelsea location in Manhattan.

    Christian Roberts: How long have you been a performer at …

    Posted in Articles, tv, Video

    Gang Member To Inspirational Entrepreneur With Ryan Blair

    This week I got a chance to ask Ryan Blair, CEO and Co- Founder of ViSalus some questions. Coincidentally enough I actually read his book, Nothing to Lose Everything to Gain: How I Went from Gang Member to Multimillionaire Entrepreneur, before launching my first corporation several years back. Ryan has launched several businesses and inspired …

    Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
    Posted in Articles, entrepreneurship, People, Personal Branding, Success Story, Success Strategies

    Confessions Of A Casting Director: An Interview With Jen Rudin

    1.167910

    I recently had the pleasure to sit down with Casting Director Jen Rudin, author of Confessions Of A Casting Director. Jen has over 30 years of experience in the entertainment industry and provides insight on how to help actors have better auditions and work their strengths. From the pros and cons of the acting scene …

    Posted in Articles, authors corner, Career Development, Interview, People, Success Strategies, tv

    Entertainment And Good People with Brad Haugen, CMO SB Projects

    Last week I sat down with Brad Haugen, CMO of SB Projects, in their Los Angeles office to talk about entertainment and marketing. SB Projects is the management firm associated with Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, and the new tv show Scorpion. In the interview we cover topics such as mentorship, creativity, good people, and authenticity.…

    Tagged with: , , , ,
    Posted in Articles, entrepreneurship, Interview, Marketing, People, Success Strategies

    Personal Branding Weekly – Who’s in Second Place?

    Much of my day is spent working with small business owners, entrepreneurs and solopreneurs, and helping them market themselves and their business. It’s interesting that small business owners and small businesses work so hard to make themselves look larger and to blend in with large companies and yet large companies are working hard to look …

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in Articles, Personal Branding, Social Media, Success Strategies

    Personal Branding Weekly – Three Questions for Your Personal Brand

    Spoiler alert: If you haven’t started watching this season of the Walking Dead then don’t read any further.

    Rarely do I watch television but one of my guilty pleasures is a weekly dose of The Walking Dead. In the Season Four premier, Rick revealed three questions he asked anyone before accepting them into their camp …

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in Articles, Career Development, management, Personal Branding
    Content Partners
    As Seen In