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Working to your strengths

| January 27, 2012

If you’re anything like me you grew up being told that you should concentrate your efforts on improving those skills that you were not adept at. Although you may have received a quick hug and a minute or two of congratulation (or maybe even a cash reward) for the good marks on your report card […]

Epilogue – Last words on ‘platform’ (well, for the moment)

| January 20, 2012

I thought that I was done with the issue of platform, at least in the immediate future, and then two items arrived in my inbox. So here are some final thoughts. Michael Hyatt asks ‘What’s at stake?’ and although he’s talking about goals in this article he could just as well be talking, in my […]

All About ‘Platform’ – Part II

| January 13, 2012

So, using some tips from Part I I hope you’ve ‘designed’ your platform and now it’s time to build it. You still have some choices to make – you need to determine what your platform is going to look like and, from that decision, which tools you are going to use to build it. Let […]

All about ‘Platform’ – Part I

| January 6, 2012

My business partner tells me that this idea of ‘platform’ is very hot at the moment although I thought that it was a trend that had come and gone. So what is it? Does a job-hunter need one and if so what should it look/sound/feel like? I think there is a lot of confusion around […]