Assessing your Personal Brand

I ended my last post by sending out personal emails to 15 people. I chose these particular people for three reasons. I have worked with all of them in either a business setting or outside of work, my relationship with them was such that I had a high confidence they would respond, and finally, their…

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Personal Branding – Assessing your brand

As I mentioned in the last post, the first step to understanding your personal brand is to conduct an assessment of your skills and attributes. While this may seem easy, I assure you it isn’t. You’ll understand what I mean by the end of this post but for now, let’s ground us by defining skills…

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Getting started with Personal Branding

Other posts on Personal Branding can be found HERE and HERE. My session started off with a brief introduction by Kathy then she asked the one question that drives me crazy, “Tell me about yourself”. Talk about an open-ended question. I’m not sure what it is about the question that bothers me so much but…

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Why Personal Branding?

In my last post, I shared that I have begun a journey to discover my personal brand.  I am being coached through this endeavor by Kathy Crandall from Meaningful Connections. This initial post is a high-level overview on what personal branding is and briefly touched on why I’ve decided to proceed down this path.  Since…

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Personal Branding….What?

I read my first article about personal branding a little over a year ago. It was entirely by accident as I found it while searching for a book on corporate branding. The article was interesting but it was not what I was looking for at the time so I moved on. I really didn’t think…

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