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

    Go Confidently in the Direction of Your Dreams

    go confidently in the direction of your dreams On My Wall

    I have a grouping of four quotations on the wall in my office. In my previous posts I discussed these three:

    Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. (George Bernard Shaw)

    What would you do if you knew you could not fail? (unknown, also attributed to Minister Robert S. …

    Tagged with: , ,
    Posted in Personal Branding, Workplace Success

    Is Someone Getting the Best Out of You?

    is someone getting the best out of you Introduction

    Every day we wake up we have a choice. We can choose to plod through the day or not. We can choose to go thru the motions or not. We can choose to do our best work or not. I tend to fall into the last point here. Sure, there are days when you …

    Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
    Posted in Personal Branding, Skill Development, Workplace Success

    Background Checks? These 7 Guidelines Can Help You Overcome Anxiety

    Failing background checks is a big concern for many job-seekers but that doesn't have to be the end of the road. Here are seven suggestions.

    Right now, failing background checks is a major concern for many. Last year’s pandemic has so many people out looking for work, many with lingering financial issues.

    Let’s face it…2020 was a year of tumult, boredom, and hysteria. It was a time of great uncertainty. Millions went through layoffs or applied for unemployment benefits. Others …

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in Career Development, Job Search, Networking

    6 Strategies to Improve Your Professional Image

    Not many people appreciate how direct mail postcards, appearance, and social media habits combine to build a professional image. But they do.

    How do personal habits, connections, communication skills, social media commentary, and follow-up with a personalized direct mail postcard combine to help fuel career success? All of these factors — and more — will prove critical when you begin building your own brand. Creating a personal brand means helping the world see you the way you …

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in Career Development, Job Search, Personal Branding

    How to Give Negative Feedback to a Coworker

    negative feedback

    Unfortunately, managers do not always give positive feedback and sometimes they need to deliver negative feedback as well in order to keep all of the employees on track and help them reach their full potential. Although giving negative feedback is not an easy task, you may ease the process by following the below tips.

    Deliver…
    Read the Rest →
    Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
    Posted in Career Development, People, Personal Branding, Reputation Management, Skill Development

    Top Business Trends That Will Keep Rising In 2019

    Spotting the business trends can be difficult for leaders and unfortunately, not all predictions may come true. However, some of these trends are so obvious that ignoring them would be same as signing your death warrant as a company. Below you can find some of the most obvious trends of 2019.

    Personalization: In the past,…
    Read the Rest →
    Tagged with: , , , , ,
    Posted in Employer Branding, People, Personal Branding, Success Strategies

    Ways to Find Your Purpose and Plan Your Career

    plan your career and find purpose

    Studies show that lifelong careers are not the norm anymore and statistics prove that an individual is expected to change careers three times during their professional lives.If you are not satisfied with your current career, below are four tips to help you find your career purpose and plan your career.

    Find What Makes You Happy…

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in Career Development, People, Personal Branding

    Ways to Make Your Commute Time More Productive

    According to studies, as the commute gets longer, individuals become more stressed, anxious and less happy. Commutes affect our wellbeing because we cannot control how our commute will be. Will there be any delays? Will the subway be crowded? Will the weather be bad? These questions can go on. Especially, commutes longer than 30 minutes …

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in People, Personal Branding, Podcasts, Success Strategies

    3 Personalities Who Ruin Meetings

    In every office, there are types of people that make the meetings miserable. This week I combined the 3 most frequent types of personalities that ruin meetings, enjoy!

    Multi-Tasker: The multi-taskers bring their laptops and cell phones to the meeting and constantly keep working on their laptops and check their phones all the time. They…
    Read the Rest →
    Tagged with: , , , , , ,
    Posted in management, People, Personal Branding, Workplace Success

    How to Overcome Challenges at Work

    No matter how prepared or organized you are, obstacles will always come along your way and force you to get out of your comfort zone and do something to solve them. When you face a challenge, the first thing you need to do is to stop and take a deep breath so you can think …

    Tagged with: , , , , ,
    Posted in Personal Branding, Skill Development, Success Strategies, Workplace Success
    Content Partners
    As Seen In