6 posts tagged sharing

Everything Has The Same Value

Everyone can be your teacher, and everything can be an object of worship. When you can free yourself from the scales of judgement in your lower mind—where one thing is held in higher virtue than another—in your higher mind, everything has the same value. In this space, you see the teacher learns from their student, as the student learns from their teacher. In every exchange and in every relationship, there is value to realize. When you can accept yourself and your true nature, ...

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One More Thing I Think I Know About Personal Branding

It's About Sharing. While the web is a powerful tool for developing our personal brand, it's important to remember that the web isn’t primarily a medium for information, marketing, or sales. It’s a place for people to meet, talk, create, disagree, rant, and love. In a similar vein, authentic marketing is about creating conversation and connection. You cultivate this by sharing what you care about, and what you know. Putting this understanding together, that the web is a medium ...

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Sharing the Responsibility of Not Setting Prices

Recently, there was an interesting experiment conducted in not setting prices and charitable giving, by UC San Diego Rady School of Management and Disney Research. Conducting their experiment at a popular roller coaster, using post-roller coaster action photos as the item to be valued, they found not setting prices to be a viable pricing strategy and social responsibility strategy for companies--when the customer’s willingness to give is stimulated. While the study focuses on stimul...

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A Choice to Create and a Choice to Share

Each day that I am blessed with, I'm faced with a variety of choices. Some are small, others are not. The choices I make define me and my world. Each day I work on my resistance to creating and to sharing. For creating and sharing are choices I make that, ultimately, I am not comfortable with, though I consistently work to choose them. To create exposes me to my own judgements, and to share exposes me to yours. And for me, both are equally terrifying. My history had taught me that ...

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An Invitation to Share Your Wisdom

photo by kelley_leigh From the moment I learned of the existence of the web, I was immediately drawn to it. I couldn't have told you why, I just was. I felt I belonged there, and I wasn't used to feeling that way. What I realize now is that I was so attracted to the web because is was the first medium that allowed the individual to share their unique perspective with the world.

Shine your light.

For the first time, we, the individual, have the power to touch and connect with people from all over the world. Before, we usually only had the opportunity to shine our light on those in direct proximity to us. The web has created an opportunity for us to share our story with the people who truly want to hear it.

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