Slide presentation covering the competitive realities professionals face, why social media is not enough to stand out, the reasons everyone should have a personal website, and how to optimize your site for career advancement.
Published on Careerealism.com
One of the great things about my role at Workfolio is that I get to hear the stories of how a personal website has benefited people in their careers. I’ve heard stories of personal websites helping people land jobs, secure new clients, get found by the press, impress their bosses, and demonstrate thought leadership. Despite the growing list of success stories about personal websites, many professionals still don’t have their own websites.
Here are the most commons reasons we hear why people...Read more
As Published on CareerEnlightenment
Building a successful career has never been more difficult. Not only are there fewer jobs available for a more skilled workforce, but competition for any given job is through the roof. A recent study conducted by CareerBuilder.com found that, in addition to the 8% unemployment rate, 74% of people who already have jobs are also looking for their next gig. And, according to a recent study by Staffing Industry Analysts, 18% of workforces at Fortune 1000 companies are made up of temps,...Read more