Today, I heard Seth Godin speak in Boston, promoting his new book Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?. He’s an unbelievable public speaker, marketer, entrepreneur and author.  He’s the founder of the “permission marketing” concept.  Below are my tweets from the day (most of the quotes below are directly from Seth; my favorites are in bold).  You can see more from the hashtags: #sethbos, #sethgodin and #linchpin.

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This week I was in  NYC for the 140 Characters Conference, which is a conference about the “State of Now.” It’s my 2nd year here (recap from last year), and a lot has changed for me in the past year. Below are the top 30 highlights for me from the conference. The schedule is here if you want more information on the speakers, and there are videos of each of the session on the site too.

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