Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight will relaunch March 17, ESPN president John Skipper announced at South by Southwest as he introduced Silver and Grantland’s Bill Simmons for a panel on personal media brands. News! Based on @NateSilver538‘s calculations, there’s a 90.617854% … Read more
The power of the individual versus the power of the collective is a tension that has been around longer than human resources and talent management as an occupation. While an organization is concerned with achieving success for the collective, we often forget the collective is made up of unique individuals read more
Over the last couple of years Google Plus has grown into a prominent social network, used by many personal brands and companies like Starbucks and Microsoft. And with the recent release of Google “Hummingbird,” influence on this network is more important than ever. Show More Summary
By Lee Boy: Luxottica (LUX) is the world's largest eyewear company. The Italian firm was founded in 1961 by Leonardo Del Vecchio and now employs more than 70,000 persons in more than 130 countries. Its best known brands are Ray-Ban,Show More Summary
In an intimate, one-on-one conversation, Oprah and recovering drug addict Russell Brand delve into the deep impact of addiction on "Oprah Prime." In the above clip from the upcoming episode, Brand admits he's always had an addictive personality. Show More Summary
Want to launch your personal brand? Trying to win the Late Night wars? Looking to make the leap from Daily Currant writer to big time Huffington Post interviewee? Today, there's no better way to make a splash than a viral prank. From...Show More Summary
For anyone who has done their research on Apple and studied their history, you might recall John Sculley as being the company’s former CEO. In fact he was the one that Steve Jobs personally invited to join the company which eventually led to him playing a role in Steve Jobs’ unceremonious removal from the company he helped build. Show More Summary
Quora is one of online marketing's best kept secrets. Savvy marketers and thought-leaders are using it to enhance their personal and corporate brands. However, some shifty self-promoters are also abusing it daily. Whether you're already a dedicated Quora user or thinking about dipping your toes in, here are the right and wrong ways to use it. read more
Both Alexander McQueen and Valentino are fine examples of fashion houses that have gently and respectfully separated themselves from their founders — and their very personal aesthetics — and moved on to claim brand identities that stand on their own. At Valentino, that evolution happened some time ago. At McQueen, it has... More »
You can buy clothes in a lot of places. Where you buy typically depends on whether you’re looking for a good price, convenience, or your favorite brands. Then you have to decide whether you’d rather shop online or in person. If you’re brand focused and like shopping online, you may want to check out REVOLVE. […]
Every business graduate today needs a portfolio of social media skills. That's what Mark Burgess, co-author of "The Social Employee," president of Blue Focus Marketing, and adjunct professor at several top business schools recently shared with me. Show More Summary
Jennifer Lopez and Ricky Martin get up close and personal in this brand new music video for Wisin‘s new song “Adrenalina“! The track will be featured on the Puerto Rican rapper’s new album El Regreso del Sobreviviente, which will drop on March 18! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jennifer Lopez “Hey Gang, check [...]
The styles of the two investors could not be more different. But Jeffrey Goldfarb of Reuters Breakingviews notes that both men beat the market by betting on America, playing hardball and trading on personal brands.
The Internet has made personal branding a huge deal: Nowadays everyone can become a micro-celebrity. However, if you care about your professional footprint, personal brand search results and overall image – personal branding is actually a long, continuous process. Show More Summary
The billionaires are touting their respective returns and investment approaches in shareholder letters. While time horizons and styles distinguish them, both outperform the market by playing hardball and trading on personal brands. Neither can be easily replicated either.
Much of what’s written is about how to express your personal brand. In fact, when I’m contacted there’s usually a disappointing pause when I say that there’s ‘no magic bullet’ to personal branding. The only thing magical is discovering what makes you unique and expressing, exuding and engaging with your unique style. Show More Summary
In Dear God, If I Turn Into Mary Jane Paul at 40 Take Me Now author Brande Victorian makes many valid points about balancing how you portray yourself in both your personal and professional life. But every woman hits a
-In honor of this year’s Academy Awards, Y&R wonders “if Oscar were a person…” by identifying brands in six categories, from fashion to travel, via its BrandAsset Evaluator. link; link -What say you about the Reebok Delta (above), the...Show More Summary
There are pros and cons when your personality is a central part of your business's brand.
The world is changing and so is how you will be hired for your next job. A likely scenario for the average person looking for job in today’s work is as follows: You will probably submit your resume to job sites like Indeed or Monster. Show More Summary