Your personal brand is one of the most valuable assets you can control. Your brand helps your build a career, sell better, start a business or even start a movement. No matter what you’re trying to achieve in life, your personal brand can help you achieve it.
In today’s hyper connected digital era we see big potential in helping your personal brand reach new heights. The Internet has become a powerful platform to build a brand on quicker and stronger than we could before.
Great brands and celebrities have used the internet to launch their careers and build their influence and many people are seeing the value in building a personal brand online.
Personal brands help establish credibility, increase your online influence, secure work and grow your career, generate sales, attract potential partnership conversations, attract employment opportunities and expand your professional network. The boost in image will open opportunities and conversations that would ordinarily be unavailable.
While there are practical aspects to your personal brands there are also some more intangible gains in building a personal brand. Building a personal brand will help set you on a path for personal development, it challenges you to improve, to collate your thoughts and to have a clear vision of success. A personal brand will help you find focus and drive your ability to take steps to achieve your goals.
The Five Year Mark
The Five Year Mark is a collection of personal stories and lessons that Mike Saunders has learnt while building DigitLab. In short, easy to read chapters, the book covers a range of principles and lessons encountered during DigitLab’s first five years; including vision, leadership, operations, personal development, culture and more. The book is organised into 6 sections that collectively cover 34 lessons.