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Personal Branding

With so many people out of work and applying for the same jobs, standing out in a crowd is more important than ever. Developing and enhancing your personal brand will help you establish professionalism, get you noticed and help you get hired and promoted. Our expert podcasts and articles will not only show you how to successfully create your own brand, we'll help you avoid the common mistakes that could make you look bad to potential employers.

Personal Branding Advice

  • 10 Guerilla Job Hunting Tactics

    As every job seeker knows, it's a jungle out there. So, when conventional approaches to your search leave you feeling defeated, it may be time to consider something unconventional. Here are 10 tips every "guerilla job hunter" should … Read more...

  • 8 Dos and Don'ts for Acing Your Interview

    The job interview is your opportunity to create a positive impression of yourself, and can mean the difference between the door opening, and the door slamming shut. Here are eight tough but frequently asked interview questions, with eight … Read more...

  • 12 Ways to Go from Job Search Runner Up to Job Search Winner

    There's no doubt that job seekers face more competition than ever these days. Throwing your resume into the pile can feel like throwing a penny into a fountain. With the sheer number of experienced, qualified candidates who are also … Read more...

  • 12 Tips for Finding a New Job Without Losing Your Current One

    In an economy where jobs still haven't rebounded, those who are employed don't want to do anything to jeopardize their current job -- including looking for a new one. Read more...

  • Get Noticed and Get the Job: 14 Job Search Tips

    According to recent statistics put out by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 9.5% of all Americans are unemployed and looking for jobs. Add those who are looking for promotions or are simply exploring change, and it's probable that the … Read more...

  • Take Control of Your Job Search

    Like it or not, at some point we all face the prospect of "job transition." Sometimes we take the initiative for a change of jobs and sometimes not. But, regardless of whether you've decided to move on or you are facing the harsh realities … Read more...

  • Is Your Job Secure? 14 Ways to Stay Indispensable

    These days, when organizations are downsizing in an effort to "right size," it's more important than ever not to melt into the crowd at work. Whether your goal is to keep the paychecks coming at a steady rate or to advance your career, … Read more...

  • What Employers Want: 12 HR Hot Buttons

    The competition is fierce in today's job market, and standing out in the crowd is more important -- and challenging -- than ever before. How do you know you're giving employers exactly what they are looking for? This article explores 12 … Read more...

  • Office Politics: 10 Ways to Play and Win

    Power, influence, status, recognition, ambition and reward -- as much as we might hate to admit it, the stuff that makes a fast-track career exciting and fun can be the very things that can also do it in. Set any negative connotations … Read more...

  • 14 Creative Strategies that Get You Hired

    While our economy appears to be making gains in other areas, unemployment in this country is still hovering around 9.6%, according to the most recent statistics released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor. If you are currently searching for a … Read more...