Personal Branding

What’s Your Brand?

Written by Beverly Crowell, EVP Career Systems International In the book Empowering Yourself: The Organizational Game Revealed, author Harvey Coleman examines what it takes to get ahead in today’s crowded work world.  Based on his research of corporate America, Coleman shares there are three elements of career success: Performance and Skills Image and Brand Exposure […]

What Stories Do Others Tell About You?

Academy Award winning film producer Ron Howard has his own way of getting some perspective on himself. He says, “Every experience takes you to another place. And, you discover something wonderful or troubling about yourself as you go along. I feel it’s important every so often to ask, ‘How am I doing?’” How do you […]

Network to Getwork?

Post by: Beverly Crowell By now, you know you need to network (the verb) to advance your career and life. And, you need to have a network (the noun). How are you doing with that? If you’ve ever been out of work (or know someone who has) the word ‘networking’ can conjure up images of […]

Reputations are Personal Brands: What’s Yours?

Who will tell you the truth? And, what will you do with it? It used to be that your boss’s perception was the one thing that mattered most. Today, it’s your boss and beyond. Welcome to the new global, virtual, dispersed career audience – where more people’s opinions matter. And the sum total of those perceptions […]

Branding You!

It used to be that your boss’s perception of your work was what mattered most. Today, it’s your boss and beyond. In our globally dispersed organization, you have interactions with a wide variety of people. Their opinions matter and the sum total of those perceptions make up your reputation. Your reputation consists of stories others […]