The following is an article “Personal Branding”
by Marc Primo.
The importance of your personal brand goes far beyond your career. The sooner you realize this the better. This fact is made abundantly clear when you decide to step into the world of entrepreneurship. If you are paying attention you will soon notice a big difference between people’s brands, some being more successful than others. Most entrepreneurs will tell you, a huge part of their success, is due to the personal brand they've created.
Here are a few reasons why you need to take care of your personal brand if you want to be successful:
When you have great personal branding, people find flock towards you, especially online. Once you have established a brand acquiring followers gets easier since what you have to say is now considered exciting and desirable know how.
When your brand is attractive, customers, clients, vendors, media and even companies looking to employ, will locate you and reach out to you.
A powerful personal brand does not only help you professionally. Through your brand, people may find and notice you. They will connect with you on a personal level.
Creating your personal brand requires you to find your voice. This process develops your personality. When you find your voice, your audience finds you. Having others listen and care about your opinion in any matter builds self-confidence. Makes you a more confident individual.
Whether you are attempting to be an entrepreneur, find work, get noticed by the media, impress sellers, draw influential contacts or simply make new friends, a strong, and visible brand is critical.