Self-Promotion is the New Referral—Here’s How to Make it Work for You

Self-promotion is more important than ever. Here's how to do it naturally.

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Posting on Social Media

Stories about people who were fired or suffered career-related consequences for posting on social media are easy to brush off as rare events. But they’re also an important reminder that your social media presence isn’t all that separate from your work life. So ask yourself these questions first.

How to Ask for a LinkedIn Recommendation That Works for You

LinkedIn is the perfect place to show off all the great things people have to say about you. After all, nothing makes you look better than praise from an important client, an old boss, or a close colleague. So how do you ask for a recommendation on LinkedIn that speaks wonders?

This Is How to Know if Your Personal Brand Is in Good Shape

Building a good personal brand can set you up for a successful career, but you want to make sure you're always projecting your best self. That means everything from your bio to the content you post matters. So, is your personal brand in good shape or does it need some tuning? Here's how to tell.

The New Networking Norm: Keys to Making Social Media Connections Count

Don't scare people off: social networking norms you need to know.

Your Ultimate Guide to Using Instagram for Personal Branding (Without Feeling Fake)

You use social media, right? But how often do you think about how it can help your career? To learn more about how to actually brand myself on Instagram, I reached out to two Muse career coaches who also have stellar Instagram profiles (and know how to use them).

Why Everyone Should Have a Professional Headshot Handy

Maybe you're thinking you'll never need to have a professional headshot in your career. Well, you're wrong. This one small thing is super important to have on hand—for your social media, email, professional bio, and more.

8 Easy Ways to Clean Up Your Social Media (Because Hiring Managers Really Do Look at It)

When you apply for a job, hiring managers look at your resume to see if you would be a great fit. Chances are they're looking at your social media, too. Here are eight simple steps you can take to clean up your online accounts in your job search.

How I Learned to Market My Business

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A Quick Way to Figure Out if You’re a Social Media Addict or Pro

Here are the signs you need to rein in your social media use at work because it's distracting (and the signs you're doing just fine).