Tag Archives: LinkedIn

Wanted: Communications Goddess

When job descriptions become a communications nightmare. Chatting with old colleagues, fellow communicators and bloggers on LinkedIn is always good fun and every once in a while I come across something that makes me want to share more widely. In this instance, … Continue reading

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Getting the angle right, your personal brand photo

I was thinking about pictures the other day, pictures of scones to be precise and wondering how I wanted to set the scene for them. What props would work, what lighting would be good, how would I convey quality? It … Continue reading

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8 Tips For Networking In the Real World

Everyone knows the benefits of networking, but knowing something and doing it aren’t always the same or easy.  I’ve had to drag colleagues, friends and my husband to networking events and I’ve been dragged to a few myself. The time … Continue reading

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Let Graphic Design Help You Deliver Your Message

Have you ever looked at a brochure and thought, brilliant, that was a smart way to deliver a message? Do you have a favorite poster or magazine?  Chances are that what grabbed your attention the very first time you saw … Continue reading

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You Online, The Forever Footprint

When I wrote, “That Awkward Personal Branding”, I referenced the bright side of an online persona.  The way it can work to your advantage if you are honest and polite. Being present online can get you a new job, an … Continue reading

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That Awkward Personal Branding

Over the last little while, I’ve had quite a few people ask me for help with their LinkedIn profiles. They have asked where to start, what to do and what to say. The exchange generally starts with their reluctance to … Continue reading

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