Yes, personal branding can land your dream-job. Nina Mufleh grabbed the attention of the CEO of airbnb right away with an awesome online resume. She was not only able to demonstrate her interest in what airbnb truly meant for her personally, but also to express that her greatest wish was to work for that company. More than showing her love for that company, she invest time to make a strategic analysis of airbnb’s business, explored the competitive landscape and formulated strategic recommendations on what airbnb should do next to keep their lead. If you, as CEO of your company, would stumble upon such a resume, what would you do ?
Twitter has announced Curator, a powerful tool for broadcasters and online media providers to help them to even better take advantage of what Twitter has to offer. Twitter has developed to be an additional media to measure the pulse of the audience in real time and to transform the “one-to-many” media TV into a true interactive experience. But with 500 million tweets posted everyday it has become hard to distinguish the relevant ones from the masses of messages exchanged. Curator will change that.
“For the music business, social networking is brilliant. Just when you think it’s doom and gloom and you have to spend millions of pounds on marketing and this and that, you have this amazing thing now called fan power. The whole world is linked through a laptop. It’s amazing. And it’s free. I love it. It’s absolutely brilliant.”