🤔 What's YOUR Workplace Personality Say About You?
Work It DAILY
Today's newsletter is all about YOUR reputation as a professional!
In today's email:
Brand or BE branded. 3 steps to creating a strong personal branding statement.
Oh! The Avis benefits! Joe from Avis shares the perks of working there.
Personal data issues? When it comes to your career, learn why you may want to consider having your personal data removed from the internet.
Communication WOES. Why you should assess how your personality is perceived by others on the job - and how it can hurt or help your career!
Over 40 job search. How to compete against younger, less qualified candidates.
WHO SAID: "You can't buy a good reputation; you must earn it."
Answer at the bottom of the newsletter.
Today, Joe from Avis shares the perks and benefits of working there. Learn how Avis takes care of its employees!
PS - If you want to check out working at Avis like Joe, you can see open jobs HERE.
Job Search Over 40... What You Need To Know
When you get to be 40+, things start to change. You are no longer the "newbie" looking to gain experience. In fact, what you may hear more frequently is that you are "overqualified" for the job.
That's when you need to seriously change up your job search and interview tactics!
Work It Daily's CEO, J.T. O'Donnell shares her advice for dealing with this challenge.
Learn what it takes to get hired when you are a seasoned professional in a see of less qualified talent.
5 Reasons To Delete Your Personal Data From The Internet
There are several reasons why someone may choose to delete their personal data from the internet:
Privacy concerns: Personal data can be used by third-party companies or hackers to exploit, harass, or discriminate against individuals. Removing personal data can help protect your privacy and prevent such instances from happening.
Cybersecurity: Personal data on the internet can be vulnerable to cyberattacks, such as identity theft or fraud. Removing personal data can help reduce the risk of these types of attacks.
Reputation management: Personal data that is posted online can affect an individual's reputation, both personally and professionally. By removing personal data, individuals can control their online presence and protect their reputation.
Legal requirements: In some countries, data protection laws such as GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) or CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act) require companies to delete personal data upon request. In such cases, individuals may request the deletion of their personal data to comply with legal requirements.
Moving on: Sometimes, individuals may want to move on from a past event or experience and removing personal data related to that event can help them move forward.
It's important to note that while removing personal data from the internet can have benefits, it may not be possible to completely erase all data and information related to an individual. Additionally, it may not be feasible or practical to remove all personal data, especially if it's necessary for certain online accounts or activities.
That's why you should consider investing in having your personal data scrubbed for you.
5 Reasons To Care About How You Communicate At Work
There are several reasons why someone should care about their workplace communication style:
Improved productivity: Effective workplace communication can improve productivity and efficiency. Clear communication ensures that everyone is on the same page and understands their roles and responsibilities, which can reduce errors and delays.
Better relationships: Good workplace communication builds positive relationships with colleagues, managers, and clients. Effective communication can help build trust, respect, and collaboration, which can lead to better teamwork and more positive work relationships.
Reduced conflicts: Poor communication can lead to misunderstandings, conflicts, and tension in the workplace. Clear and respectful communication can help prevent conflicts and resolve disagreements when they do occur.
Professional image: Workplace communication reflects an individual's professionalism and can impact their reputation. Effective communication demonstrates confidence, competence, and respect for others, which can enhance an individual's professional image.
Career advancement: Effective workplace communication is a key skill that employers value. Developing strong communication skills can lead to increased job responsibilities, promotions, and career advancement opportunities.
In summary, caring about workplace communication style can lead to improved productivity, better relationships, reduced conflicts, a more positive professional image, and potential career advancement.
That's why at Work It DAILY, we created a FREE QUIZ to help you. In under 2 minutes, 20 questions will reveal which is your dominant style: Contemplator, Commander, Energizer, or Empathizer.
And with that information, you'll start to unlock your strengths (and weaknesses) when you communicate on the job.
3 Steps To An Outstanding Personal Branding Statement
Brand or BE branded. Not investing time in developing a personal branding statement can mean many things. Maybe you don't have anything impressive to say? Or worse, you have something to hide! Being able to talk about yourself in a way that doesn't make you sound like a narcissist is a key part of networking. These 3 steps will help you make sure you personal branding statement is sending the RIGHT message.
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