With over 2 million businesses currently trading in Australia, creating a point of difference for your brand and business has never been more important.
That’s why as part of your marketing strategy, you need to implement personal branding to project a relatable and engaging voice behind your business, demonstrate your expertise and ultimately separate yourself and your business from competitors.
If you’re not sure of the value of personal branding, all you have to do is think of Walt Disney, Steve Jobs and Richard Branson (to name a few) whose personal reputation and brand became a well-known asset and advantage in their business careers.
Still not convinced you need a personal brand? Here are a few more reasons why you need to implement personal branding today!
It creates a point of difference:
If you want to create a point of difference for your business in a crowded market place, developing a personal brand is a great place to start. It creates an individuality and uniqueness to your business and gives you the opportunity to share your passion, knowledge and skills in a way that people want to listen to and connect with.
It’s is a life long asset:
One thing you can rely on throughout years of business is your personal brand as it’s a powerful way to showcase what you are good at, who you are, why you are an expert and the best part? It will last a lifetime. A personal brand can create respect, trust and loyalty from your consumers which means they will keep coming back for more.
You can position yourself as an expert:
Whatever product or service you’re selling and promoting, people need to know why they should buy from you above everyone else. When you develop your personal brand you can share your personal stories of success, advice, tips and day-to-day life experiences so audiences can really believe you know what you’re promoting and therefore more likely to purchase what you are offering.
Ready to start presenting your personal brand to the world? From online reputation management to developing your personal brand from scratch, Melbourne Social Co has a variety of services to really make a difference to your career and business.
Get in touch today for more information.