What's not to love about +Chris Garrett
? From personal experience, I am in whole hearted agreement. Be generous with your ideas and opinions, but guard your time and energy. While I'm recovering from my accident, I've found that the best use of my time and energy has been to invest in my own knowledge-base and authority. I'm a proud member of Authority, I've taken advantage of further opportunities inside (reference to +Sonia Simone
's cryptic blog post on Monday), I've gone through the coursework for Jon's GB (code for copywriting) class, I'm a member of +Ronnie Bincer
Hangout Mastery, I'm currently in +Mari Smith
's FBMM (code for social media/editorial calendar strategies), and I've just signed up for +Henneke Duistermaat
's Enchanting business blogging course. I add an advanced meditation class to the mix starting next week. Why? Because with limited bandwidth and energy, I would rather invest in myself than in attracting clients that might not be a fit. All of my free content helps build my online rankings and visibility. So in a very real sense, I'm getting a return on my time and energy investment, even if the access is free for any potential client.