Isn't it?, I do not invite you to become anti-system, He does not go around. It's just that our society, It has historically overvalued normal.
We are children of the generation stealth and discretion. Son, do not do this, anyone who does not. Son, do this, which it is what everyone does.
The story has changed, and will continue. According to the report “Work in 2033” PwC, “Distinguish between the large crowd will be the great challenge for workers, on the other hand, They require companies a new model and working relationship that allows them to work independently and for several employers”.
Normality is overrated: today, If you do what everyone else does, You're not going anywhere.
He has completed a degree and a master's degree is no longer a differentiating element. Perhaps what is relevant, you have acquired new skills, but your 200 classmates also. How do you ensure you choose you for a job, and not the other 200?
Accumulate 10 years of professional experience may seem Differential, but if we look at our side, We see thousands of equals.
In the field of securities, volunteer of an NGO, although neither is interesting differentiator.
Having a blog is great, but many professionals have one, and updated.
Where can then be the difference?
This is not to pull the rabbit out of the hat, It is as simple as SUMMER. I explain: if in addition to having studied a degree, mastered a foreign language, You have any professional experience, You do volunteer work and have a blog, I assure you will be a single person in the world.
The key to all this is to consider our values and personality traits and emotional attributes that, coupled with rational, make a difference. It is you see what our value proposition.
Often it is considered that the difference is due to factors image (Josef Ajram and their tattoos, for example). The media drive that belief. But nothing is casual, a type as Ajram is no different in appearance, it is to defend a differential investment model (trading) and seek improvement in everything he does (sport…).
The teacher Xavier Sala i Martín is no different for wearing colorful jackets, it is to explain the economy through similes easy to understand for laymen and for being professor at Columbia University.
Beyond what you'd expect: cases
This week I completed a process personal branding exciting with Dr. Salvado. He is someone who beyond his excellence as anesthetist, He got down 30 kilos weight, prepared to complete two ironman and create a catalog of health services out of the ordinary in a profile like yours. Beyond Health (beyond health), It is the essence of your project.
my admired Paula Fernández-Ochoa is lawyer, legal marketing specialist, personal brand, and last but not least is a consecrated athlete, whose account Instagram @vivircorRiendo makes it an exceptional professional.
Specialist human capital and colleague Eva Collado Durán It is also an expert in personal branding and social networks and digital transformation. That distinguishes it from any manager, the trainer consultant RR.HH, adding the value of the sum. And to add more, It is an emotional connector cream.
The brander staff Helena Casas It is also a scavenger emotions, psychologist and photographer, digital marketing expert, singer… His vision of personal branding is 360, which places it in a plane beyond the expectable, of normal.
My good friend and humanistic digital, Joan Clotet, is a knowmad in pure state. He works in a large organization, but is an entrepreneur with multiple projects add up your personal brand, and also to your organization. Of course, knowmad find an organization it is out of normal.
summarizing, and not frustrate expectations, not overreact. It's not about being an extraordinary person, just bring entrepreneurial DNA regardless of whether you have a single client (employed professional) or many. And that DNA It comes from the sum of powers, values and concerns. Within a focus, of course. Is, put it in some way, the perfect personal brand.
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