Tag: Face to Face

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Make Your Personal Brand Shine With Strong Communication Skills

Having strong communication skills is crucial. One needs to know when it’s important to listen and when its necessary to respond. There are many subtleties in communication that can influence others; the best communicators strengthen their personal brand using speech and silence to influence others’ opinion of them. They intuitively know “when silence is golden” …

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13 Physical Gestures That Are Immediate Business Turnoffs

What is one physical gesture (hand gestures, etc.) that turns you off when meeting other businesspeople 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 StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that …

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Personal Branding Weekly – #1 Must Do to Accelerate Networking

A popular saying is that “Social Media is word of mouth marketing on steroids.”  Another is that Social Media amplifies your word of mouth.

Both of these statements are true.

The mistake that’s made is in the foundation or in the assumption that word of mouth in that connections or association already exists. It must …