CAREEREALISM TV: Creating a Strong Career Identity


On this week’s episode, nationally syndicated career strategist, J.T. O’Donnell, shares why you need to pay attention to creating a strong career identity. If you aren’t developing a good personal brand, then you are missing out on the best job opportunities. She answers viewers questions that included:

  • How do I reach out to companies I want to work for when A) I don’t know anyone there, and B) they aren’t hiring.


  • What should I say in the e-mail when I send my resume to a company?
  • How do I get hiring managers to pay attention to me?

Watch today to learn how you can build a brand that will get you the results you are looking for.


This career advice site provides daily personal branding tips and job search advice from approved career experts and businesses to over 600,000 visitors each month.


  1. I really wanted to listen to this but couldn't since it stops every 5 seconds to download…. no way to pause the video and then watch it later… pity

  2. Creating a personal brand really is crucial. Using the internet and social networking websites is a great way for anyone, especially entry level professionals to get a head start on their careers. allows students like myself to brand myself online, network with like-minded professionals and recruiters, while also searching for jobs. It seems to be a hybrid between LinkedIn and FaceBook. I really recommend this social networking tool for students and professionals to have an edge over their competition.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *