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How do I get noticed?
October 4, 2011 |
I recently lost my job at a corporation and for the last 8 months have tried to re-invent myself. At the age of 44, I've gone back to my passion for writing. I was hoping to get noticed with my blog, but with so many blogs these days its like screaming to get noticed at the Super Bowl; feels like being just another fly on the wall. How do I get noticed? How do I get someone interested in what I have to say, write and do? It seems like you have a better chance at getting struck by lightning than getting noticed.
The Broke Boat Broker Blogger.
Adopt reverse strategy and fly under the radar while saying and doing extraordinary things. Be anonymous, self-effacing, invisible. Use a pseudonym. Refuse requests for interviews. Don't endorse products. Fight every attempt to bring you into the limelight. Unplug the phone. Withdraw from the world and the world may beat a path to your door and ---- here's the pay-off ---- you can then pretend to regard attention as a great burden and a nuisance, a privilege granted to but few.