Do you have a personal brand?
Is it powerful and successful?
Can you share your experience with your personal brand?
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Personal branding is the practice of people [removed] themselves and their careers as brands -- the ongoing process of establishing a prescribed image or impression in the mind of others about an individual. Everyone has a unique personal brand, whether they know it or not. But what we should all be striving for is a powerful, attractive, and visible personal brand.
Do you agree?
1. Opportunity finds you.
When your personal brand is attractive, customers, clients, vendors, press and even companies looking to hire, will find you and reach out to you. I am the CEO of a new social media platform, and I had them contact me for the job. I didn’t even know the position was available. I have gotten [removed] , writing opportunities and speaking engagements because I get noticed and folks reach out to me.
2. Online [removed] power.
When you have a compelling personal brand, people find you interesting and desirable, so they are willing to connect with you. I get dozens of new [removed] and [removed] connections every day. People look at my profiles, follow me, and want to know more about me.
What are some other reasons to have a powerful brand?