At our core- we all have beliefs driven by our experiences. As leaders it is our job to identify what events shaped our lives and how those became beliefs. Once we know what happened and how events formed us- we need to communicate those beliefs to our teams, families and through our online personas.
I have determined that the reason the general subject matter is not good is because the contributors (about 1% of all online users according to Seth Godin) are stuffy, starch shirted managers who do not really understand the actual JOY that a person should get from creating a leader or managing something with skill and focus.
I began to look at Social Networking as part of an effort to solidify my personal brand. I had decided that if there was going to be a wealth of information about me on the web, why not streamline it and control the message and image. I then began to look at Twitter again. Suddenly- I began to understand how this all tied together.
Obligatory Picture of Me
Taking Life Apart- What Does That Mean?I have decided to talk more about what I want and not just what I do at work. I have had a fascination since I was a child with understanding how things work. I would and still do- dismantle things to see how they work. I believe I have begun to do this with my life experience in my writing. So- here is my attempt at explaining the world I have been tearing apart in order to live my life.