What is the web saying about you?

Seth Godin has been one of my favorites for years…

This week, he announced a conference (for “Ruckusmakers”) that he was going to be hosting. I really wanted to participate, but you had to apply.

How was I going to look “on paper”? More accurately, did my online presence tell the story of me the way I wanted it to?

That was a wake-up call. Actively and purposefully manage the story the web is telling about you. You never know who will be looking (and when)?

Also, if you don’t apply, 100% chance you won’t be selected. I’m happy to report that I applied, was selected and am eagerly looking forward to going.

Book Recommendations

I’m always interested to get book recommendations from people. I love to read and it’s always interesting to hear about books that really spoke to someone. Sometimes I agree and that’s like finding buried treasure.

In that spirit, here are a few that I refer back to over and over.

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
by David Allen

Everyone has more to get done than they can possibly do. He presents a system to help organize all your “stuff”.

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