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    My Most Popular Blog Posts of 2017

    This week, I wanted to list my post popular blog posts of 2017. These posts also got republished in some other news sites or blogs and got shared a few thousand times.  If you didn’t have an opportunity to read these posts before, now is the perfect time. Below you can find the top 5 …

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    Posted in Career Development, Education, Personal Branding, Workplace Success

    Improve Your Personal Brand’s Social Networks for SEO with These Tips

    Search engine marketing and social media work together in building visibility online, which is a change from the older traditional methods of link building and keyword usage. Social media, in particular, is a large influence in the way people look for information, which is driven by conversations and phrases. Google’s latest algorithm reflects this and …

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    11 Ways to Improve Branding Without Using Social Media

    Social media is one of the most popular tools for brand-building today. What is your favorite unconventional branding tip or practice that doesn’t involve these platforms?

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently …

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    Use the Latest Content Marketing Techniques for Your Brand Next Year

    Staying up to date with your personal brand’s content strategy is an important in order to effectively reach an ever-changing audience online. The type of content that is published will either attract or turn away readers on your blog and on social media.

    There are several ways the right content can work for your brand …

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    9 Ways Brands Can Find the Right Social Platform

    With so many different social platforms, and often not enough time in a day to have a strong presence on every one of them, how do you identify which venues are the most appropriate for your audience and branding needs?

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization …

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    Attract the Right Audience and Influencers with an Authentic Brand Persona

    The quality of your connections far out weigh the quantity when it comes to building a personal brand online. In order to create more visibility for your brand it is important to forge relationships with the right niche and influencers.

    How can your personal brand attract a targeted audience online? Through content and communication that …

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    Do You Embrace Change?

    It was astonishing to learn that a previously successful speaker could not easily transition to the newer way of doing business. Ironically, the newer way includes being social online, and we all know that is no longer new. You can guess he is rapidly moving backward and doesn’t know what to do.

    “Recognizing a problem …

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    Posted in Career Development, entrepreneurship

    10 Social Platforms Best Suited for Building Your Brand

    What is your favorite social media platform for enhancing your personal brand and why?

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs …

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    The Importance of Your Profile Picture for Your Career

    Did you ever think of what your profile picture tells about you? Especially, your profile picture on LinkedIn or on a job website should be credible and show your true self because if someone doesn’t know you, the first impression s/he makes about you is by looking at your picture. Also, recruiters spend 19% of …

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    Posted in Brand Yourself As, People, Personal Branding, Social Media

    Why You Need to Think Like an Interviewer

    To start with, I must make an important disclaimer. I am not a psychologist but a career coach. I don’t find it surprising that there is much in common between the two professions, and I have lots of stories to prove it. If you happen to be in transition, you may want to understand the …

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