Personal Branding

How to Build Credibility – 59 Ways

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / April 16, 2022
how to build credibility and trust

One of the most challenging parts of being a young entrepreneur is branding yourself as someone with experience and expertise in your field.  This list is a compilation of ways for building credibility and experience so you can look like a rockstar.  Remember, each of these tips are building blocks to get to the highest level of expertise.  Work your way up the rungs, establishing greater authority with…

Why Unemployed College Grads Should Channel Their Inner Entrepreneur

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / April 15, 2022

  By Donna Fenn Author of Upstarts! How GenY Entrepreneurs Are Rocking the World of Business and 8 Ways You Can Profit from Their Success Last spring, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that unemployment among 18 to 25-year-olds was a staggering 16.1%. That was grim news for college grads, plenty of whom headed straight to grad school, or promptly moved their belongings into the family basement. If you…

The Importance of Building Your Online Brand

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / April 9, 2022

Building your online brand is becoming more important every single day and the scariest thing is that the web as we know it is still very young.  The information that is you can find online is becoming more in depth, more detailed and even more invasive.  You would be hard pressed to find someone that you could not Google and get some kind of search result for whether…

The Leap – Three Simple Steps to Unlocking Your Greatest Potential

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / April 4, 2022

Do you ever find yourself asking, “Is this it?”  Sure, you’ve had some early successes in your career, made some money, received a promotion or two. Yet you can’t help but wonder, Is this what I am supposed to be doing with my life?  Is this the limit of my contribution? These questions are familiar territory for me.  I was stuck in a career rut. Then, unexpectedly, my…

How to Develop an Effective Small Business Digital Marketing Strategy in 2022

by / ⠀Finding Customers Personal Branding / March 22, 2022
Consumers spend a lot of time online — so meet them there! Learn to develop an effective digital marketing strategy for your small business.

An effective digital marketing strategy is paramount to the success of today’s small businesses. Understanding how to create and execute a solid plan can increase visibility, drive traffic to websites, and increase revenue generation. Today’s average consumer spends nearly 7 hours a day on the internet. To reach people where they are spending their time, small businesses must use digital marketing to spread the word about their business.…

What are Social Cues and How to Read Them

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / March 10, 2022

The primal nature of subtle social cues and what they mean to our subconscious. Social Cues by Part of Your Body What’s with the strut? Psychologically there are many cues that denote the feeling of confidence. They display our intent, betray our falsehoods and reveal our attractions. Many of these actions we cannot control and some of the micro twitches in our face, that we consciously miss, can…

Gen Y – The Lost Generation?

by / ⠀Blog Personal Branding / February 27, 2022

BusinessWeek’s cover story “The Lost Generation” frames Gen Y as a pathetic generation surrendering to our circumstances. Yes, the economy is piss poor, but is it true that “young people can’t even grab on to the first rung of the career ladder?” Millennials are not helpless and are certainly not entitled. This may be exactly what the doctor ordered–a wake up call. The level of frustration stems from…

How to Embrace Change

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / February 19, 2022

It is not a question of IF major changes will occur in our lives, but rather a question of when and how often they will occur. How to Embrace Major Changes When They Occur in our Lives We will experience change in many areas of our lives – our homes, our beliefs, our careers, our health, our friendships, and our love lives. Change is inevitable and it occurs…