Sick of getting snubbed? Tired of waiting by the phone for the call that never comes? Over getting beat out time and time again by another job candidate? Related: 3 Effective Ways To Quickly Brand Yourself Online If you mean business (and we know you do!), you need to start polishing up your personal brand - and your strategy for promoting it to employers.
How To Get Employers To Take Your Brand SeriouslyIf you want employers to take your brand seriously, YOU need to start taking your brand seriously. Here are three things you need to do in order to WOW employers with your impressive brand:
1. Give yourself an awesome personal branding statement.What is it about you, your skills, your knowledge, or your product that you want people to know about? What do you want to come to mind when people think of you? A personal branding statement briefly summarizes who you are and why you’re valuable. It should be clear cut and to the point - it should NOT be a novel. Your personal branding statement should be something you can easily use to introduce yourself to someone at a networking event. The message should always be consistent, even if you need to rephrase it in conversation. Read more: 3 Steps To An Outstanding Personal Branding Statement According to this article on Forbes, your personal branding statement should briefly answer the following questions:
- What makes you great?
- What makes you unique?
- What makes you compelling?