Why You Shouldn't Place Your Identity in Your Ideas

"If I think it, I must tweet it." My latest article is about our new "identity bubble," and our obsession with our ability to share our ideas for Storyline. 

Never in human history has the average person had such easy access to sharing her thoughts with the general public. Such a drastic shift in how we interact with each other and the world has to affect us in ways we have not fully come to terms with yet. What is apparent to me, because I’ve battled with it myself, is that this easy assumption that we must share our thoughts and “shape our brand” can lead to an overvaluing of our opinions. When we spend so much time representing ourselves, we can’t help but place some of our identity in what we think and how we are perceived.

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