It seems like such a simple question, doesn’t it? “What do you want to be known for?”
The fact is, if you haven’t thought about this question before, or your answer has never changed with your life experience, you’re doing yourself a disservice.
During my first event as sitting President of our regional American Marketing Association, author Ryan Rhoten asked the room this very question – and it was such a powerful question that it momentarily distracted me from his presentation. As we listened to an awesome discussion about personal branding and how it impacts your career, I kept coming back to the things I want to be known for. […]