Micro Course Information: CMBM180 - Be Seen: Developing Your Personal Brand

Personal branding allows you to curate your online and offline presence and can impact your opportunities for promotion, growth, visibility, and professional success. Whether you're an employee looking to achieve a promotion, an entrepreneur working on a new business venture, or a thought leader within your area of expertise, personal branding brings you visibility, credibility, and attention that can lead to exciting new professional opportunities. 


In this micro course, you'll be guided through the creation of your own personal brand, and we will assist you with the creation of a web presence and digital content.


After successfully completing this micro course, you'll be able to:    

  • - Identify your level of expertise personally and professionally
  • - Develop a personal brand strategy
  • Launch your personal brand

Micro Course Outline: 


Unit 1 -  Define the purpose and value of a personal brand, think critically about personal branding's pros and cons, and analyze the dangers of becoming more "brand" than "you."

   

Unit 2 - Conduct a personal brand audit, define the present state of your personal brand, and create your brand voice and the skills needed to communicate that voice to a larger audience.


Unit 3 - Be guided through the process of creating a personal brand mission statement and a personal brand vision statement, and identify your target audience, mentors, and influencers.


Unit 4 - Begin building public-facing personal brand media for external stakeholders.




This micro course is 100% online, features 15 hours of engaging content, and is self-paced during the course start open and close dates. You will receive access to the micro course on the course start date, but you are free to work through the material when it works best in your schedule! More information is available on our CareerPLUS website or on our FAQ page.

 Session Information: MC0122V1-CMBM180

Schedule: Self-paced. Accessible online 24-hours, starting on 01/01/2022 and ending on 02/28/2022.
Times: 12:00am - 11:59pm

Facilitators

Name Additional Resources
Britney Ross

Location

Online
Online
Online, IA 52001