Social Presence is about putting your best foot forward… but you need to know which foot that is. Only when you are clear on what skills you possess can you really paint a good picture of yourself online.
Greater IBMer and Social Butterfly, Lorian Lipton, discusses the two types of skills that are critical to your success in business: HARD and SOFT skills. This post, complete with homework, will help you hone in on your top 10, so that you will be able to highlight them in your online profiles.
“It may be your hard skills that get you the interview, but it is your soft skills that get you the job.” (SearchCIO). Read Lorian Lipton’s 2 Steps To Understanding Your Hard and Soft Skills, from her blog The Digital Attitude: Becoming Eminent.
Greater IBM, what would you add to these? Have you got any tips to share?
- Posted by Lorian Lipton