Insights by tag: "social media"
Posted on 30 September 2016 in Blog
While advertising wouldn’t traditionally be considered a digital industry, digital expertise and activity are becoming almost as important as creativity. This is creating a surge in demand for talent with the right skillset from the junior level on up to the C suite.
Posted on 28 July 2016 in Contractor Corner
Networking. You may have heard me frequently quote Metcalfe’s Law – that the value of your network is directly proportional to the square of its total number of connections. After all, how often have we heard, it is not what we know that matters, its who we know?
Posted on 18 March 2016 in Blog
Is your personal brand maintenance getting in the way of saying what you really think? We all know the expectation and, dare we say, the need for a strong online personal brand to be attractive to employers. We know they are an effective positioning tool portraying a modern and connected individual, endorsed by pertinent people and linked to relevant organisations. But, for some, this encroaches on the ability to truly be ourselves in our digital environment.
Posted on 03 September 2015 in Blog
This is the first thing of note people will read about you on LinkedIn and will dictate to them whether to keep reading. This is your opportunity to tease the reader by encapsulating your key experience in one place. So set out to impress and even amuse the reader whilst wowing them with your written communication.
Posted on 07 August 2015 in Blog
It wasn't that long ago you could say ‘social media isn’t my thing’ and get away with not having a professional profile online. However, in these contemporary times, (and certainly more so for certain professions) it is expected that you have an engaging professional presence online as an individual.