Tag Archives for Lesley Kyle

LinkedIn Privacy Considerations

Last month, I delivered two webinars for Meetingjobs:  LinkedIn for Beginners and Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile.  During the Q&A period, I fielded a variety of concerns surrounding personal privacy on the Internet.  The driving question was, “How much information should I display in my public LinkedIn profile?”  I suspect that some LinkedIn members don’t realize […]

How’s Your LinkedIn Profile Looking These Days?

Some of the most frequently asked LinkedIn questions that I receive pertain to personal profiles.  Some LinkedIn members have recently joined or have established basic profiles and don’t know where to begin – or how to optimize their profiles. The new LinkedIn profile pages aren’t as intuitive as they used to be.  A variety of […]

Blogging Basics for Beginners

I started blogging for OpenMindWorks a little over a year ago, so I don’t consider myself an expert – a word I shy away from to begin with.  With that said, however, I have learned some tips and tricks along the way.  Earlier this week, I delivered a presentation on personal branding and more specifically […]

New Resolutions, New Business, New Year

I have never been a big fan of New Year’s resolutions: they always seem to bear an expiration date of February 1.  At least my resolutions do! Hope springs eternal as we enter a new year filled with opportunity and promise.  With that in mind, here are some resolutions for OpenMindWorks (and Lesley Kyle) in […]

You: The Brand

Do you think of yourself as a brand?  You should!  How others perceive you both internally at your organization and externally to the industry-at-large – plays a pivotal role in your career.  And that’s true for any professional, no matter where you are in your career or whether you’re in the market for a new […]

Every Picture Tells a Story About Your Brand

Dawn Penfold of Meetingjobs and I (Lesley Kyle) are delivering a presentation during PCMA’s Convening Leaders 2013 titled, “Me:  The Brand.”  The presentation will address the importance of personal branding along with tactics for establishing and improving one’s professional brand image. Oprah Winfrey, Tim Tebow and Jon Stewart all have their own strong personal brands:  […]