Promoting You As A Brand
Assignment 2: Promoting YOU as a Brand
Due Week 9 and worth 240 points
Every one of us is our own brand, and in this assignment you will analyze Your Brand!
Write a four to six (4-6) page paper in which you address the following personal branding questions:
1. Examine your personal skills:
What is your area of expertise?
What valuable skills do you have to offer?
Where can you improve?
2. Analyze your career goals:
What do you want to accomplish? (e.g., obtain a new job, get a better position in your current company, reinvent yourself, obtain fame, etc.)
3. Define your aspirations:
What do you want to be known for?
What steps can you take to get there?
4. Assess your job personality:
Go to http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2014/nov/11/-sp-questionnaire-what-job-would-make-you-happiest and take the Job Personality Test.
What do the results identify about your current employment?
What direction do the results show your career might take?
5. Analyze your current career emulation:
Research individuals that are currently in the position that you want.
What are people in such positions doing?
What displays when you Google their name or a specific job title that you are seeking? Document what you find and address how you can (or have) accomplish(ed) similar achievements.
6. Examine the potential opportunities for networking within your general career domain.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor (2009), career networking is how over 60% of individuals find jobs.
Suggest the individuals / groups of individuals that you might use to network within your career domain.
7. Assess your social media presence:
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