by Guest Blogger, Lena West, Chief of Social Media Strategy at xynoMedia
Many of you may know that thanks in LARGE part to Natalie MacNeil, last week, I was named by Forbes as one of the top 30 women to follow on Twitter. You also may know that I'm not big into "lists", however I am always humbled to be mentioned on any list with other women who are doing remarkable work in the world.
I've always been successful in business, but being the introvert that I am has kept me very low profile and "behind the scenes" with many wondering who I am and what the heck I actually do. This worked out well for me. I could do great work, get paid well for it and disappear into the sunset. Not so much anymore. :)
Two of my favorite quotes are:
from the Bible, "For of those to whom much is given, much is required."
one by Sidney Poitier, "You're different from - not better than - everyone else."
Ahhh, therein lies the rub. One would think if those are my two FAVORITE quotes, I would be...