I just finished watching ‘This is It’ – the Michael Jackson documentary. One of the thoughts that struck me while watching it was just how good he was. And the sheer amount of work he threw into the show.
To be good at something, you just need to be talented and have a little experience. To be great thought, that requires more than just talent. It requires dedication and preservation. It requires sacrifice.
They say it takes 10,000 hours to become an Expert at something. Well, how much more time is required to become a Master?
I get a half-dozen newszines sent to my mailbox every day. I have another dozen RSS feeds from blogs that I feel should be read. And of course I wander through dozens of forums. And I barely feel adequate at times. What does your marketing consultant do?