How To Stand Out In A Crowded Marketplace

How To Stand Out In A Crowded Marketplace

Do you struggle to differentiate yourself professionally? According to a recent CareerBuilder survey, 70% of employers use social media profiles to screen candidates during the hiring process. Does your digital presence set you apart from your peers?

In this episode, you’ll learn exactly how to define what you want to be known for and stand out with powerful habits and hacks so that you will be able to position yourself correctly in the marketplace.

Highlights:

[01:08] Crowded employment marketplace
[04:10] Growth of the gig economy
[05:42] Employee vs. Freelancer
[07:00] Selection criteria for hiring
[11:36] How to differentiate yourself
[13:18] Highlighting your superpower
[17:23] Homework for the week

Quotes:

“Your reputation isn’t just built on what you say it is. It’s how people perceive you. That’s why differentiating yourself is so important.” – Nikki Barua

“Get really specific about who benefits from what you bring to the table, and then help them understand the transformation that you create.” – Nikki Barua

About Nikki Barua:

Nikki Barua is a digital innovator, serial entrepreneur, author & speaker. Learn more at nikkibarua.com.

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About Monica Marquez:

Monica Marquez is an ex-Googler, diversity expert and senior corporate leader. Learn more at themonicamarquez.com.

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