Welcome to the third episode of the Promote Yourself Podcast (Subscribe on iTunes). It is a weekly show airing every Monday, giving you the best career advice, the latest workplace trends and access to today’s brightest stars in business.
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This weeks show
Segment #1: My top 3 workplace trends of the week
- The end of cubicles and the beginning of coworking.
- The internet is bigger than you think (how to stand out).
- Employment in 2013 – what you need to know.
Segment #2: Q&A
This week’s question comes from Chloe Reznikov on LinkedIn. She asks:
“How do I break into a competitive industry”?
Segment #3: Guest interview
This week I speak to Chris Brogan, who is the CEO of Human Business Workers, a business design company using publishing and media to provide tools and smarts to help professionals work better. He is the New York Times bestselling co-author of The Impact Equation and Trust Agents, both co-written with Julien Smith. He’s appeared in several magazine and news articles from Forbes, The Boston Globe, Success, USA Today, and has appeared on TV shows like The Dr Phil Show. In the interview, Chris talks about how to stand out online, what social networks will become obsolete in the future, how to share a post that will get a reaction, and more.
Dan Schawbel is the Founder of Millennial Branding, a Gen Y research and consulting firm. He recently made the Forbes Magazine 30 Under 30 list and his second book called Promote Yourself: The New Art of Getting Ahead is due out in the Fall of 2013 by St. Martin’s Press. He is offering an online course called “Build Your Personal Brand in 4 Easy Steps.”