Most employees do not think much about building their online presence and their personal brand. That is understandable. Twenty years ago it did not matter that you rarely used the Internet, but it does now.
Do you break out in a cold sweat? Do you launch into a long pre-prepared reply? Do you change the subject? Do you look at the person in front of you as if you had never been asked such a question before?
Picture this situation. You are attending a training programme. The coffee break arrives. People stand near you with their cups in their hands and ask you what you do. Are you ready for this question? How much can you say before you notice the other people have stopped listening? Continue reading “Can You Describe Your Job In Nine Words?”
You are employed. You intend to stay employed. You know that having a personal website will almost certainly advance your career, if you can get it right. Please note that, this article is not about how to build your website. It is about your content for your personal website and how to use your content in the context of your career.
When you start to ask yourself what makes a job a GREAT job, the answer to your question is not money, even if you think it is. Money matters, but it is not the only thing – or even the main thing – to consider, when you are trying to find a GREAT job Continue reading “What Makes A Job A GREAT JOB?”