The things career advisors don’t teach you. (Or how to supercharge your resume and land your dream job.)

The things career advisors don’t teach you. (Or how to supercharge your resume and land your dream job.)

By Jon Michail What’s wrong with your resume? Well, a lot, actually, if you’re like most people I know. I’m sorry, but there it is. The problem starts in school. Career advisors coach us in presenting a resume that is professional, to the point, and well, boring… and...
Creating a good-looking personal brand

Creating a good-looking personal brand

Oprah has an instantly recognisable personal brand. Image: OWN  By Jon Michail I wrote recently about the importance of creating a good-looking business brand. Crafting an aesthetically pleasing brand where the outer image reflects the inner image. However, in...

Invest Time in Personal Branding

By Jon Michail Effective personal branding is the key to becoming a successful entrepreneur, right? What you mightn’t know is that there are two ways to do this – the right way and the wrong way. It’s oh so easy for your personal branding efforts to become a blitz of...

2016 is Here… Renovate Yourself!

By Jon Michail We’re reading a lot lately about astute people making minor fortunes through renovating dumps in desirable areas and turning them into enviable homes. Take the ‘Hoarder House’ in Brisbane, Australia (pictured above). Brothers Rob and Andrew Gray...