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The “Don’t Fit In Formula”- Three Must Have Traits

If we don’t “GET” this, all efforts sting futile.

Be UniqueThe reason they want you to Fit-In is that once you do, then they can ignore you. ~Seth Godin

I’m thinking we don’t need to be misfits, we do need to Be Passionate about our convictions (and open minded).

Two more things to think about…

Are You A Commidity - by Hugh MacLeod

Once it happens, you can only compete on price.  Who ever charges the least can stand the most pain, wins.  Being mediocre a commodity sucks completely. Be Extraordinary.


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If we want people to believe in us, we must Be Trustworthy leaders.

People don’t hire or refer followers.

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The Don’t Fit-In Formula:

Be Passionate + Be Extraordinary + Be Trustworthy = Success

That is all.


PS.  In your spare time (huh) – Splash Around Here. (Warning – Hugh’s an edgy dude and doesn’t Fit-In with the PC crowd)

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Ken Brand - Prudential Gary Greene, Realtors. I’ve proudly worn a Realtor tattoo for over 10,957+ days, practicing our craft in San Diego, Austin, Aspen and now, The Woodlands, TX. As a life long learner, I’ve studied, read, written, taught, observed and participated in spectacular face plant failures and giddy inducing triumphs. I invite you to read my blog posts here at Agent Genius and On the lighter side, you can follow my folly on Twitter and Facebook. Of course, you’re always to welcome to take the shortcut and call: 832-797-1779.



  1. Brandie Young

    November 24, 2009 at 3:29 am

    Hi Ken,

    Awesome inspirational Thanksgiving post (though they always are inspirational).

    Love this: “Once it happens, you can only compete on price. Who evercan stand the most pain, wins. Being a commodity sucks completely. Be Extraordinary.”

    Loved it. Thanks again!

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