Monthly Archives: May 2016

Digital Footprint: What do You Leave Behind on the Internet?

This entry was posted in Careers advice, Social media and tagged , , on by Alfonso Pujalte.

Did you know that everything you do on the Internet stays on the Internet? That’s also called our digital footprint and has raised some issues about privacy. Let’s see the effects it can have on your job search.


What does your digital footprint reveal about you?

Since its emergence, Internet has brought us democratization of communications.  Traditional media messages used to be completely controlled by companies. However, nowadays you have the opportunity to express your opinions about them. Play your cards right with Social Networking and the job will come to you. But, be aware of the digital footprint you leave behind.

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Show your Inner Genius: Crea+e Your Personal Branding

This entry was posted in Articles, How to become and tagged , , on by Alfonso Pujalte.

Google+ is changing very fast and the company seems to be aiming its social network towards the field of personal branding. After Local Guides, Google wants you to show everyone your skills. No matter in which field. If there’s something great that you can do this new site has been specifically created for you.


Let’s look into the intention of this new app. Crea+e combines the Google+ collections features and the reward system of Local Guides. Therefore, they foster your collaboration by giving you points when you add new content. When you reach a certain number of points you will be granted a new level, which comes with some benefits.  Some opportunities that Crea+e brings to you are testing google+ new features before someone else has access to them or Google’s support in your search for becoming well-known.

Hard work: the way to succeed in your personal branding.

However, in this case it’s not a piece of cake, they are looking for experts in their fields who want to share their interests and hobbies. In contrast to collections and Local Guides, which are open to everyone, you need to fulfill some requirements to be accepted in this club. You must be a real constant content creator and as in other Google’s products quality plays a key role.

So now that Google is really trying to help you manifest your inner potential. What are you waiting for to include Crea+e in your personal branding strategy?