self-marketing Tag

LinkedIn Profile Tips for Marketers
by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango + Heavy LinkedIn User… Of all the social networks out there, LinkedIn has delivered the best return on my time — as in actual gigs that come with actual money. That doesn’t mean I love the site — the user experience appears designed by inebriated spider monkeys — but I’ve managed to make it work for me. So I put together this list of suggestions to improve your LinkedIn profile, particularly if you work in marketing or other creative professions. (This adviceRead More

Posted On September 7, 2015By Freddy J. NagerIn Missions

Self-Marketing 101: How To Create A Killer Resume

by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango + Self-Marketing Advocate… Thanks to this Internet thing, job hunters worldwide can now apply to dozens of gigs simultaneously with a few keystrokes. No more typing one resume at a time on 99%-cotton-and-cashmere paper, licking stamps (an actual behavior in the 20th century), and snailmailing: it’s now all search, click, send. Ironically, by making job applications easier and less expensive than downloading a “Game of Thrones” episode, the Internet also made getting a job harder than ever. Even low-level positions now receiveRead More
The Story of What Happens When Bad Clothes Meet Corporate America

Posted On August 30, 2015By Raegan ThurlowIn Materialism

Fashion Real: When Bad Clothes Meet Corporate America

by Raegan Thurlow, Part-Time Fashionista; illustration by Mark Armstrong… If you’ve sold Kool-Aid at a lemonade stand in the not too distant past (the pre-30 crowd): When you hear “business casual”, do you think jeans and a polo? Or are you reaching for basketball shorts and a hoodie at 9:00 Friday morning? Some employees choose to express their discontent by complaining while others take 2-hour lunch breaks (during which time their phones are mysteriously out of cell range). Others still take casual Friday to the next level – a levelRead More

Posted On July 3, 2011By Freddy J. NagerIn Marketing, Missions

LinkedIn For Executives – An Intro

by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango LLC + LinkedIn Veteran… Many entrepreneurs and execs have ineffectual LinkedIn profiles — if they have one at all. That’s because they think they don’t need one at this stage of their career. “I’m not job hunting — why should I bother?” That’s because LinkedIn isn’t just for job hunting.Read More

Posted On November 19, 2010By Freddy J. NagerIn Marketing

Speak Up: If You Don’t Talk About Yourself, They Will

by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango & Occasional Media Socialite… Call it Public Frenemy Number One. Google can be your best friend because it can help other people learn about you. Google can also be your worst enemy because it can help other people learn about you. What’s the difference? It depends on the source…Read More