Why YOU Need to Brand Yourself
Are you as frustrated and worried about finding a job and standing out to employer as Chelsea? Don’t worry, it is a common feeling. In today’s world where you are competing with your own Facebook page just as much as your peers for your dream job, the opportunities to show yourself in a negative light are endless. But don’t be discouraged! The possibilities for using those same tools to brand yourself for success are even greater.
Our Regional Activity on February 27, 2010, PR Advanced: Brand Yourself, will teach you the skills to successfully create a brand for the most valuable asset you have, YOU! In today’s internet environment where employers have access to everything and anything, the knowledge of the best ways to present yourself in an interview, resume or even an e-portfolio is indispensable. Our speakers, like Fiona Morrisson, Director of Brand Management and Advertising for JetBlue, and Penelope Trunk, founder of Brazen Careerist, are experts in shaping your greatest talents into the best possible package.
All areas of the professional world understand the importance of branding, whether you are in public relations or computer science or business administration. Before you start your career in any of these industries, you should know what exactly you bring to the table and how to show that to your future employer.