"You have to manage your personal brand."
"How do you measure your influence?"
"You need to make an impact!"
"What is your career plan?"
"Which goals are you setting up for 2013?"
"Which new social networks are you active on?"
"Should I start a blog? On what? When should I post?"
"Who should I follow, friend, connect with, or add?"
And there's the rub...which messages should I listen to, and which ones are just noise?
So Little Time
Not everyone is as comfortable jumping into multiple social channels, writing, taking risks at work, and generally feeding off the noise. (I admit I get a bit of a rush feeding off the noise.) For many others however I think the biggest barrier to manage the 24/7 onslaught of messages about the "right way" to go about one's work comes down to two simple points:
1 - Manage your business at the pace you are most comfortable with...as long as you are moving forward.
How About You
I'd love to hear from you.
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