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Get to know people who are already known for what you want to be known for or get to know business professionals who have done what you want to do like make a career shift. Your chamber of commerce is an excellent space in which to find people like that. Ask your chamber staff who they know that is a personal branding expert and study how they put themselves forward. You can learn a lot by watching others.

Too many people think LinkedIn is solely for finding a job and often overlook the site’s potential. LinkedIn had 380 million users (as of 7/30/2015), with two new users joining per second, on average. Over 110 million users are based in the U.S. If you want to improve your personal brand but not get lost in the crowd, this site is a great place to start. Here’s what you need: Add a Recognizable, and Professional, Headshot Select a high-quality image that looks like you look now, not in college and not