Did your mother ever tell you to get your head out of the clouds? Well, I’m here to tell you it’s time to get back in the Cloud. Whether you want to find a new job, climb the career ladder, or start your own business, it’s no longer just how you look on paper, now looking good in the Cloud is also a must.
Back in the day looking for a job or starting a business meant creating marketing materials like resumes and brochures. You still need to have tools to market yourself and your business, but in today’s high tech world it’s time to think and create your own virtual reality, one in which you’re the expert.
Ground-breaking technology is providing cloud-based solutions that, when used correctly, will ensure a successful marketing campaign, be it for a new position or a new business. At The Imagemakers, Ink! we’ve embraced the latest and greatest to help you market yourself.
Here are some of the things you’ll need in addition to your classic marketing materials:
1. Web-based Resumes and Bios that enable job candidates and savvy new business hopefuls to quickly and easily get your resume or bio in front of key decision makers or customers by simply sending a link.
2. Personal Domain Webpages that enhance your web presence and add to your credibility. Owning your own “name” domain complete with a professional Personal Domain Webpage is a great way to show off your skills and assets to the world.
3. Google Apps for your domain. These are essential if you’re thinking of starting your own business or becoming a consultant. Google Apps include a suite of tools like email, docs, calendar, voice and much, much more.
4. WordPress Blog. A WordPress blog (on your own domain) can make you an “expert” in your field in no time and dramatically expand your web footprint. This is an excellent technique to showcase your expertise and get the attention of prospective employers or customers.
At The Imagemakers, Ink! we often work with clients who are taking a two pronged approach to their career; not only are they looking for a move up, they’re also looking to move out. For this reason, we provide the aforementioned technology solutions to complement our already robust products and services, all to help you achieve your career goals. If you want to capitalize on the Cloud, check out or Technology Solutions, we’ll have you winning on the Web in no time.