Self-marketing does not have to be icky

This is wonderful for my own future reference! But it’s the same in anything- especially in the job search process. One of the greatest things you can do is “share the enthusiasm you have for your work” because passion is powerful 😉 I think effective self-marketing nurtures positive self confidence, and I think positive self confidence makes self-marketing more comfortable and natural.

Go forth and be great! Support your hard work,

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I was recently talking to a friend of mine about self-marketing.

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She readily admitted that she was not strong at self-marketing her book, in fact, when she said the word “self-marketing” a visible shiver went down her body. Too many people see “self-marketing” as being boastful, as something that is icky and not to be touched unless wearing rubber gloves.

Oh not true. So not true.

Self-marketing is a chance for you to share the enthusiasm you have for your work. You don’t have to say that you are the greatest thing that has set foot on the planet earth, but you do have to say that your *idea* is a worthy one, deserving of being looked at.

I love to self-market.

It’s how I got my first egg noticed (I put it up on ebay at a starting price of $729.93 because that’s how…

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