Antoine

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Women with wings: Female pilots making history - CNN.com

Patricia Mawuli is Ghana's first female civilian pilot and the first woman in West Africa certified to build and maintain rotax engines.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>9 female aviation innovators<p>9 female aviation innovators<p>9 female aviation innovators<p>9 female aviation innovators<p>9 female aviation innovators<p>9 female …

Sometimes the Best Ideas Come from Outside Your Industry

It’s a strange thought, but the solution to your business’s innovation problem may be walking around in the head of someone who applies theatrical makeup for a living.<p>Or plays robot soccer. Or installs heavy machinery in mines. Or does something else that’s apparently unrelated to the problem …

Your LinkedIn Profile Sucks... Here's How to Fix That

Almost everyone, including college students and entry-level professionals, now realizes that a presence on LinkedIn is a mandatory element of career …

How to Stay Motivated As You Job Hunt

No matter who you are or what kind of job you’re hoping to find, the job search process is a frustrating one. In fact, it can be downright …

Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Social Media Marketing

Looking for proven ways to improve your social media marketing?<p>Wondering what resources you should read to boost your social efforts?<p>We’ve compiled a …

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How to Be Found on LinkedIn

June 29, 2015<p>Share<p>Whether you’re using LinkedIn to find your next job, search for top talent, or establish a personal brand, there are several things …

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet To Becoming A Great Public Speaker

Whenever you get called to speak in public 5 Tips to Improve Your Public Speaking Skills 5 Tips to Improve Your Public Speaking Skills Read More , do …

9 New Ways To Get More Leads from Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook

September 18, 2014<p>Share<p><i>From new ways to launch a Twitter promotion to tactical advice from LinkedIn’s Global Content Manager, our Back-to-School Kit</i> …

How Social Media can make Your Brand more Personal - Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career

<i>Networking with social media can open the door of opportunity for brands with new connections outside of the online world</i>. These relationships can …

LinkedIn in a Nutshell: 10 Things to Do On LinkedIn Besides Look for a Job

If you think LinkedIn is only for looking for a job, I suggest you listen to this episode of the Social Zoom Factor podcast with an open mind.<p>Did you …

9 Tips for Packing Your Brand's Message Into a 15-Second Instagram Video

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It has been shown through data, most recently by Forrester Research, that Instagram represents by far, the best platform for marketers to interact with consumers. Brands are beginning to understand that having a presence on the platform …

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What to Do After You Get Fired

A friend of mine sent a text: I just got fired. What do I do?<p>I told her to do the same thing my mother told me to do after I was brokenhearted after …

10 Reasons Why Women Should Help Other Women - Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career

<b>“There is a special place in hell for women who don’t help other women.” –</b> Madeleine Albright, former United States Ambassador to the United …

4 Steps to Build Influence for Your Personal Brand - Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career

<i>These days it’s not about who you know online, but rather who gets to know your personal brand.</i> In order to create opportunities for your business or …

Simple and Effective ways To Deal with A Narcissistic Boss

Your boss is a complete narcissist: he expects you to be at his whim all day, he blames everyone for mistakes except himself, argues and contradicts …

How To Get Facebook Likes Without Like-Gating

August 22, 2014<p>Share<p>On November 5, 2014, Facebook will be removing the ability to like-gate content, the practice of forcing people to like your page …

Ten Misspelled Words That Can Kill Your Personal Brand [Infographic]

A fun post that will (hopefully) make you smile on a Monday morning? Yes.<p>At the same time, this infographic from The Oatmeal is a reminder of some …

4 Ways Great Leaders Handle Arguments

Becoming a better leader means listening well and accepting blame when disagreements arise.<p>Great leaders know how to handle arguments. Instead of viewing disagreements as a negative, they learn to use conflict as a way to improve.<p>To do this, they learn the art of how to argue. They listen well, are …

You’re Only 20 Steps from an Amazing Personal Brand

We continue to talk about personal branding as though it has become an involuntary action, like a reflex or breathing. Not so.<p><b>Personal branding is a</b> …

7 Signs a Great Employee Might Be a Bad Boss

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Trying to decide whether to promote an employee to a management position is a challenge many employers face. But not every employee is a born leader. Pay close attention to all the characteristics of a potential candidate when thinking …

10 Ways to Connect Directly with Hiring Managers

The best way to advance your job search is to talk to the people making the big decisions: the hiring manager.<p>In fact, to greatly improve your job …