Dec 292014

Identify Leaders By Giving People Assignments – Feld Thoughts:

“The folks who capture my attention and energy going forward are the ones in category 3. The leaders.”

*Be a category three by being proactive, following through and going above and beyond what others would deem reasonable.

Dec 292014

Cracking the Sitcom Code – The Atlantic:

” it only increases my admiration for the good writers who do so much within relatively strict confines.”


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*Constraints open the door to creativity by creating a floor or wall to launch from or use as a canvas.

Dec 282014

“I put myself in the mind of the consumer and think, ‘What questions do I have unanswered?’”

Handley, Ann; Chapman, C.C. (2010-11-11). Content Rules: How to Create Killer Blogs, Podcasts, Videos, Ebooks, Webinars (and More) That Engage Customers and Ignite Your Business (New Rules Social Media Series) (p. 11). Wiley. Kindle Edition.

*Was looking around in my Kindle library at the book Content Rules and found the passage above as one I previously highlighted. This way of thinking will allow one to become a trusted resource that is seeking to provide great service to the customer. It’s not clear why this way of thinking is so rare in business and other aspects of life.