God I love it when people hate this blog.
That probably surprises many of you. Because most speakers, authors, podcasters, bloggers, etc. love it when people tell them how much they love their work.
Truth is, I do appreciate it greatly when people tell me how much my work means for them. It’s nice to know that all the hours I spend on these forums are worth it. Particularly the podcast and this blog, because I do them for free, as a labor of love. So feel free to, you know, send me some love now and then. (Do you really have to make me beg for comments and shares?)
But I also love it when people hate the blog…
Because that almost invariably means I have done one of four things for the reader:
When I’m achieving any of the four results above, then I’m excelling at my job. Which isn’t pandering to your existing beliefs – but causing you to question them.