I don't consider myself to be very photogenic. So I don't have a lot of pictures taken of myself. But, good headshots are an important component when it comes to personal branding. My wife is a talented photographer, but she prefers abstract over people. Except for the occasional picture of one of our kids, she … Continue reading New headshots – sans sunglasses! (Thanks Yane Di Nicola)
Here are some of the things to keep on the radar as we move forward through 2012: Update your website! If you haven't touched your website this decade, you are (perhaps unintentionally) communicating to visitors to your site, that you don't care. Start a blog! If you haven't started a blog yet, this could really … Continue reading Things to do in 2012 – personal branding, business development, technology
I have been using the excellent Flavors.me service for over a year now. I use it to host and manage my personal landing page, at BLHill.info. Last week, the team behind the service, HiiDef, announced some major updates to Flavors.me: Today we are pleased to announce the release of a major update to Flavors, including … Continue reading Flavors.me – Web 2.0 personal landing page service gets major update
I was just having a conversation with a friend and colleague a few minutes ago when I saw a post by Kevin O'Keefe of LexBlog on the exact topic of our conversation. The title of Kevin's post: <a href="Only your personal brand will save you as a lawyer. The following quote hits the nail right … Continue reading BYOB: Build Your Own Brand
As part of the workflow changes I wrote about yesterday, one thing I was really excited about was my new URL shorteners. In this post I'll describe how I set this up. According to Wikipedia, a URL shortener is ... a technique on the World Wide Web in which a Uniform Resource Locator (URL) may … Continue reading What’s A URL Shortener? I’m Glad You Asked!