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Managing attention

Attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. Stay eager.
~Susan Sontag

Last week’s post, The Value of Attention, got some attention from my friends (thank you guys!).

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The value of attention

Marketing is a contest for people’s attention.
~ Seth Godin

These days, with always-connected gadgets in our hands, we’re overloaded by so many information. Some of them are good, some of them are useful, some of them are beneficial, but a lot of them doesn’t add any value to our life.

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Hi all–

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post about being valued vs. getting attention.  About a week later the good folks at WordPress freshly pressed it and then kept it around as a featured blog post.   219 more words

Summer Pierre

On Value and Being Seen

Longtime reader Sarah asked in the comments on my post about Edith Pearlman if I could share my thoughts on how I skate the inevitable line of doing work for work sake and doing work to be seen.   900 more words

Summer Pierre