The gradual realization of living in the age of networked intelligence allow myself to recognize the combination of shrewd adoption of multiple identities, well-practiced digital literacy is the key for marketers to engage and build an online branding for their career development in-conjunction with the open access of materials.
Transformation is the terminology to describe the development of my online professional profile.
Previously I would exploit Twitter to receive updates of quality food. However 32% of organizations employee referrals are generated from Twitter according to jobvite. Henceforth I would utilize Twitter as a platform for expanding connection by following personnel like “Simon Sinek” to generate ideas and create the latest marketing vision which will impress “Gary Vaynerchuk.”
Subsequently I created a LinkedIn account halfway through this module as 95% of organizations search and contact candidates through LinkedIn according to jobvite. Therefore I would utilize LinkedIn to enhance my networking by following “Drew Hendricks” as this is the most powerful mechanism of accessing the latest social-media strategies and applying these advices to enhance my online profile and landing desired jobs opportunities.
Lastly Febelfin gobsmacked me on the importance of online privacy and security as it showcase the effortless of cloning others identity. Thereafter I planned to change the security settings on my Facebook account and limit the visibility of my personal information which I never consider previously.
In a nutshell, I will be summarizing the approaches of engagement beyond this module.
The first approach is building online networking. Twitter and LinkedIn will be leverage to shape my professional profile through relevant and extensive connection with the people that I had followed. This widen my connectivity to gain recognition and awareness in order to enhance my online professional profile and strengthen my presence. This is one technique of marketing myself which will be useful in the future.
Consequently, I will adopt a personal touch for Facebook and Instagram in terms of self-branding and marketing the brand message of my profile as posting of pictures enable myself to affiliate and create sentiment with colleagues and clients.
The second approach is participating in online communities. I will continue blogging thought-provoking arguments and trends when I unearth attention-grabbing information through both newspapers and Twitter that are related to the marketing industry. This is one way to stay constantly ahead and updated by engaging users through in-depth discussions.
The third approach is the monthly administration of both my digital profile and online privacy. Personally, I planned to change the password of my social media accounts periodically incorporation with the continuous development of both my online profile and traditional resumes. This would be the best career development tool to enhance self-branding and maximize connectivity to further enhance my opportunities of landing a desired job.
In conclusion, the online module has been extremely fruitful and engaging which totally exceeded my expectations and the valuable skills and knowledge will definitely assist marketers in the connectivity and self-branding of their professional portfolio and online presence.
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