Thursday, January 6, 2011

The 11 Unwritten Laws of Reputation Management


Law #1 – Everyone has an online reputation
Law #2 – Your reputation is an extension of your character
Law #3 – Every reputation has an achilles heel
Law #4 – Listen twice, act once
Law #5 – A crowd is louder than a solitary voice
Law #6 – If you build it, they will come
Law #7 – If you don’t build it, they will
Law #8 – Your reputation WILL come under attack
Law #9 – Being stubborn is more expensive than saying “sorry”
Law #10 – Three strikes and you’re out
Law #11 – The laws of reputation management will change

You can read Andy Beal's article at Forbes.