Crafting a Persuasive Elevator Pitch

As the name suggests elevator is a compelling response you provide when you are meeting some one for a brief time or for the first time and you would like to spark business conversation. Elevator pitch usually has four main elements; description of your self or the business, goals which outline what you are trying to accomplish, actions that tell what you are doing to reach your end goal and lastly an engaging question.

Mapping out Career Ambitions

‘A Simple Way to Map Out Your Career Ambitions’ available here: https://hbr.org/2018/11/a-simple-way-to-map-out-your-career-ambitions is a great article to complement with my recently published short article on ‘The Art of Self-Transformation’. The author, Marc Effron, argues that just like we input current and desired locations into google maps to go from point A to B, we would need to do the same when mapping out our future careers. As outlined in the article, the two key steps…

Building a Perfect LinkedIn Profile

LikedIn is a great tool to build a professional brand and increase visibility among your peers. Being the world’s largest online professional network with more than 500 millions users[note]https://blog.linkedin.com/2017/april/24/the-power-of-linkedins-500-million-community/[/note], the platform provides professionals a place to connect with other professionals, showcase their achievements, and network for potential business or employment. A good LinkedIn profile usually has atleast the following key elements; professional photo, profile headline, summary, education background, list of experiences and skills, and contact…