Social media can have a steroid effect on your personal brand.
The role of social media is getting more credence – especially within professional services. A recent blog post by James Delow: The Social Media Advantage, reminds us that social media can indeed boost your personal brand. His steroid analogy is apt. For many it would seem unconventional to use social media platforms to enhance your brand as a professional. Maybe it’s time to disrupt this thinking?
If you are a professional wanting to raise your profile, ignore this at your peril.
Many individuals are harnessing the power of this performance enhancing branding tool. Some do it in a piecemeal way, others embrace it wholeheartedly. Where do you sit?
Three useful links
- How to use social media to build your personal brand
- 8 Ways to build your personal brand through social media
- How social media can enhance your personal brand
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