Welcome to the New RealTown! Submit Feedback
Member Login | Join RealTown
The Real Estate Network

Piedmont Real Estate Blog

Remembering Why I Blog

Aug. 26, 2011
Categorized in: Miscellaneous
Tagged with: linchpin, seth godin, why i blog

I'm rereading some of my favorite parts of Seth Godin's Linchpin today. This particular quote reminded me of why I wanted to do this blog in the first place.

I don’t write my blog to get anything from you in exchange. I write it because giving my small gift to the community in the form of writing makes me feel good. I enjoy it that you enjoy it. When that gift comes back to me, one day, in an unexpected way, I enjoy the work I did twice as much.

Godin, Seth (2010). Linchpin: Are You Indispensable? (Kindle Locations 2880-2882). Portfolio. Kindle Edition.

If you haven't read this book, get it now! If I was still managing a team it'd be mandatory reading for everyone. (Although that doesn't sound particularly gift-like!)

Piedmont Real Estate Blog

Blog by Julie Emery
Amissville, Virginia

An ongoing dialog on real estate news, opinion and trends in Northern Virginia and the greater Piedmont area. Julie is an Associate Broker at Frankly Real Estate Inc, 6304 Crossroads Circle, Ste 102, Falls Church, VA 22044


Your E-mail Address:
Subscribe to:

Recent Comments

RE: Culpeper Market November 2011
That's fine but really what you wrote above sounds...
RE: Remembering Why I Blog
I just wanted to say thank you for sharing this qu...
RE: Flooring From Wine Barrels
great list, there are things on there that I haven...
RE: Emergency Homeowners Loan Program
  Thanks for the information, it has been ve...
RE: Paragraph 7
 We had a home inspection on the house we are...

Site Feed

RSS Feed