September 2010

Is Shameless Self-Promotion Killing Your Long-term Success?

Shameless self promotion is only one of the many methods that can be employed to reach towards your goal. Strategic alliances, thoroughly-researched public relation blitzes, and word-of-mouth are a three-prong combination that has propelled many a company (and individual) to greatness.  Yet, for all the companies and individuals who’ve become well-known through favorable means there […]

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It’s Time to Improve the Logo

We opened up earlier in this series talking about your brand. I wanted to get you thinking about how your actions impact your influence on the people around you. Next, Jermaine wrote on how to market yourself during an interview. Today, I want to dig a little bit deeper and discuss one of the different levels of […]

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5 Tips to Market Yourself Better (in an Interview)

With the unemployment rate being just under 10% I think it is important to know how to seperate yourself from the crowd during an interview. In today’s post I have included 5 tips that will give you a greater chance of impressing your interviewer by leaving a lasting impression. Always tell how you’re currently investing in yourself.  Examples: […]

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What is Your Brand?

What is your (Personal) Brand? CORPORATE IDENTITY Major corporations spend a massive amount of money to create an identity for themselves. There is a team or group of teams, who thoughtfully examine each and every possible color, shape, font and size just to generate a corporate logo. The decision that the team finally goes with is […]

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Are You Willing to Die For It?

HANGING WITH THE KID I was sitting around, doing the usual waste of time things I like to do everyday, when I had a thought overwhelm my thinking. There was something productive I needed to be doing with my time. Sitting here watching Sponge Bob with my son is not going to get me any closer to […]

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