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Reputation – Building Personal Brands for Professional Success

In our journey through the SPARK-L framework, we now look at ‘R’ for Reputation. Your
employees’ personal brands are powerful assets that can significantly impact their careers
and your organisation’s success.

Why Reputation Matters
Personal branding holds significant importance in the Australian professional landscape.
Studies indicate that 82% of Australian professionals consider a strong personal brand to be
a critical component of their career success. Moreover, 73% of employers agree that a well-
crafted personal brand can positively influence promotions and career advancement (not
just those vertical moves!)

Your reputation is not just a reflection of your past achievements; it’s a powerful tool for
shaping your future. How you are perceived by peers, leaders, and colleagues can greatly
impact your career trajectory. It’s essential to consider how you want people to see you, the
roles you aspire to, and the skills and strengths you bring to the table. Your reputation
should work with your career development goals.

SPARK-L’s Reputation component equips you with the tools to take control of your personal
brand. It encourages you to carefully assess and strategically shape your reputation,
ensuring it aligns with your career aspirations. When you actively manage your reputation,
you not only position yourself for success but also create a path towards your desired career

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Nia Lloyd Career Coach

Nia Lloyd

Graduate Diploma in Career Development
Certificate IV in Human Resources
Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
Bachelor of Science in Hotel & Restaurant Management

Nia is an experienced career practitioner who is passionate about helping people find their ‘true fit’, move through a career transition. re-entering the workforce or even if they just need someone to talk to.

For over 15 years Nia has worked in Human Resources, Recruitment and Career Counselling, bringing together a wealth of experience from a diverse number of industries to help people with their careers.

Nia is a Professional Member of the Career Development Association of Australia.