Who are you and What do you do are the 2 questions everyone asks.

What’s your answer?

Prospective employers, partners, clients and contacts want to know what you do; they want to know what box to fit you in.

You’re missing the point if your answer is long-winded, complicated or unclear.

Clear talking is a sign of clear thinking; make sure you really understand what you do and the value it provides. Write your elevator pitch and then simplify it some more.

You need to learn to properly define what you do before you can start selling yourself to your network, potential clients or employers.

So, who are you?