Blogging is Good for Your Career | Lindsey Pollak's Blog

Blogging is Good for Your Career

Check out this post on the Monster.com career advice blog, “To Get Ahead in Your Career, Start Blogging.”

Here’s an excerpt:

If you’re a young professional, let me give you one piece of advice that could quickly catapult your career into the stratosphere: Start blogging.

Thanks to the rapid adoption of social media tools in the workplace and the relative ease of connecting with peers and influential colleagues through online social networks and presence applications such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, a good blog can help you establish yourself as an expert and accelerate your career growth at a speed otherwise unthinkable as recently as a couple of years ago.

I completely agree. Plus, I think this is a great networking tip. I’m always interested in connecting with other bloggers and I’ve found the blogging community to be very generous.

Read the full post here.

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  1. Bryan Person, Monster Blogger says:

    Lindsey:

    Thanks for pointing to our post and for your kind words.

    Blogging is certainly one of the best ways for young professionals to distinguish themselves from their peers, and to quickly become an expert on the topic(s) they’re blogging about.

    I’ve personally found that blogging and podcasting have enabled me to build a top-notch personal and professional network with in a relatively short span of time.

  2. Chuck says:

    I just found your blog from JibberJobber, and I’ll be reading from here on out!

  3. Lindsey Pollak says:

    @ Chuck – welcome!

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