Not what but who.

/Not what but who.

Before that decade in Paris, Hemingway was a writer of some notable talent and a pretty good journalist. But after those years immersed in the creative work of others, he was a household name.

Due to the connections created through that community, Hemingway became one of the most famous writers of the 20th Century. It’s inconceivable such a development could have happened anywhere else. Not because there was something special about the Left Bank at that time, but because without a network, creative work does not endure.

Jeff Goins on making your own luck.

The article is either depressing or inspiring, depending on your attitude to networking…

2015-12-04T07:07:30+00:00 11th December, 2015|Comments Off on Not what but who.