9.blog: i'm not a brand

patriciahandschiegel:

I will likely never be. I don’t want to be. I will never likely be referred to as a ‘talent’ or ‘personality.’ I don’t want to be known as an expert. I am not after being an influencer. I’ve had people buy things based on that kind of thing, and some have actually repeated the words right out of…

Personal branding insight


http://www.brandedprofessionals.com/2012/10/20/why-your-career-needs-your-attention/

#career #globalization #branding # personalbranding #jobs #missionstatement #passion #media #storytelling


creativemornings:

“It is the function of the artist to evoke the experience of surprised recognition: to show the viewer what he knows but does not know that he knows.”

Kelli Anderson, designer, maker, tinkerer
speaking at CreativeMornings/NewYork(*watch the talk)

Very relevant to personal branding too.

creativemornings:

“It is the function of the artist to evoke the experience of surprised recognition: to show the viewer what he knows but does not know that he knows.”

Kelli Anderson, designer, maker, tinkerer
speaking at CreativeMornings/NewYork(*watch the talk)

Very relevant to personal branding too.


There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well. The more I see of the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it; and every day confirms my belief of the inconsistency of all human characters, and of the little dependence that can be placed on the appearance of merit or sense.

Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (via bookmania)

Bijan Sabet: Why startups win

bijan:

“Our engineering team can only spend 80hours a week on that problem and those guys [big company xyz] can spend 800hours on the same problem”

That was something I heard at a mtg last week by an engineering exec at a startup. He was reflecting on how hard it is to build stuff when they will always…

Does your personal brand have some of these characteristics - Speed, agility, focus?

Source bijan


The Neuromarketing takeaway from this body of work is that if you want to be credible, you should accompany your statements with photos and, perhaps, descriptive text



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