A strong personal brand can be the difference between having to go and find work and work finding you.
Are you struggling to get new opportunities? Are you an expert in your area but finding it hard to build a network? Do you feel like you’re wasting your time, endlessly posting across multiple social media sites in the hope it will help your business?
About the course
In this short, bite-sized video course, Alastair Banks will take you through years of learning and mistake making (so you don’t have to!) from his own start-up business which he created, from nothing, in 1999 and which is still going 20+ years later. In that time he has employed hundreds of people.
Sign up today and learn how to find and talk about your passion, get to know and understand your audience, tell your story, build sales leads and position yourself as an expert in your field.
|Who's this course for?||
Founders, Directors, Leaders and Experts in a particular niche
|How long is the course?||1 hour 30 minutes|
|Is there a time limit?||Progress at your own pace|
About the instructor
Alastair co-founded Optix Solutions, a digital marketing agency when he was just 19 out of a bedroom at Exeter University with a few course mates. Over the last 20+ years that company has grown into one of the leading digital agencies in the country, employing around 20 people and working with the likes of the Met Office, The NHS, Waterbabies, Stags Estate Agents and London Business School.
Alastair has spoken and coached at events all over Europe. He has taught on Exeter University's MBA as well as the prestigious MBA program at London Business School on the topic of personal branding.
His own website showcases his work including two online masterclasses (this being one) which have been taken by more than 20,000 people across 163 countries. He has a keen interest in entrepreneurship and sits on the board of a number of other companies as well as being seen as a trusted adviser to both local authorities and charities up and down the country.
Alastair lives in Exeter with his wife, two children, his dog Freddie and cat Wilbur. He's a fanatical skier and supports West Ham as Exeter Chiefs. You can find Alastair on almost every social media site and he’s always ready to lend a hand or give some advice so make sure you reach out.