Student Branding Blog – Dan Schawbel The Student Branding Blog, part of the Personal Branding Network, is the #1 resource for career and personal branding advice for high school, college and graduate students.
“A good ___________ never stops learning.” Fill in the blank with anything you want to do, it doesn’t matter: lawyer, doctor, architect, marketer, writer, etc. – you get the point. Is learning part of your brand? Of course we’re all learners. If you’re reading this blog you’ve decided to learn about personal branding. If you’re in college right now, you’ve decided [...]
Times are tough. If you take a look at the numbers: hiring is down, salaries are down, opportunities are not as plentiful as they used to be and competition for top jobs is increasing. If this scenario doesn’t concern you, check out this article from The New York Times: Many With College Degree Find the [...]
Where do you want to be in 2 to 3 years? If you’re just finishing up your college career this month, maybe a better question is: where do you want to be in 2 to 3 months (or, maybe even 2 to 3 weeks)? Have you taken the steps necessary to achieve these goals? Do [...]
So…we’re building a personal brand. For what? This is part of a larger question probably, like: “what do you want to do with your life?” Let’s say we built a brand around becoming an accounting professional. Combined with our work history, a blog we’ve started, and other activities – we’re recognized as a very strong [...]