Here’s the question of the day. If your name is mentioned in some kind of conversation, whether on the internet or offline, how do people identify you? Are you the founder of a company that does something? Are you a blogger? Photographer?
When they hear your name, do they associate you with a movement? Are you an expert in something? Does your reputation put you in a position of leadership or authority? Are you, like the guy I met a few weeks ago, an I.T. Project Manager?
Does your job identify you? Do you find your value – heck, do others find your value – in what you do or what you are associated with?
If the answer to any of these questions are “Yes”, you have failed. The good news is, that’s not the end of the story. More after the jump