Requests For Action / Fishing For Compliments

Requests For Action I’m not sure what I think about Requests For Action (RFA)… What I mean by that is that for instance, I’m about to take part for the second year in a row in a videoblogging series that a few of my friends and I do called “New in November” (newinnov.tumblr.com). Personally, what […]

Time, Part 08: Are you a Google Ad?”

I already went over this in Shilling Away Your Social Capital, but it’s actually worse than I originally thought. I discussed wasting time in Time, Part 05: “Focus & Motion”. I mentioned how small interruptions in your day can stack up and completely blow your efficiency. For instance.. If someone sends you an email and […]

Shilling Away Your Social Capital

There’s a lot of talk these days about each of us having a “Personal Brand”. Some consider this to be vaporware, while others take the concept rather seriously. A few months ago, I was asked something to the effect of “Doesn’t having a personal brand limit you?”, to which, my reply at the time was […]