Tag: personal brand

Personal Branding for International Students

Personal Branding for International Students

If you know anything about Devant and our career development programs, you are aware of our PLAN, PREPARATION, ACTION process. We continue to emphasize the plan stage, which includes conducting industry and employment research, today we look to the preparation stage.  The preparation stage is all about getting ready to put your best foot forward […]

Building Brand YOU – 4 Tips on Personal Branding

Building Brand YOU – 4 Tips on Personal Branding

Your personal brand is how you differentiate – stand apart. You must start with an appreciation for your own strengths and limitations. Use your personal brand to express who you are, beyond your must-have qualifications. Aim to present yourself as an individual who will bring both talent and personality to the team. Here are a […]

Networking to make a real connection

Networking to make a real connection

Many international students think that the best way to network is to highlight their accomplishments and convince others that they’re the perfect candidate for a job.

 But this isn’t true.
  Networking is not an audition. It’s an opportunity to connect with people.  No matter who you’re networking with, you don’t need to treat your relationships as opportunities for career advancement. If you approach networking with this attitude, other […]