On Being An OK Person In An Age of Personal Brands

How are you expected to behave, once you’ve started to reap the fruits of your self-branding labors? What are the rules?

The Costs of Appearing on the Tee Vee

What Has Your Personal Website Done for You Lately?

There have been several times throughout my career where I considered creating a personal website for myself, but it never happened (and now that this website exists, I don’t really need one anymore). Also, mike dang dot com has already been taken by a developer with my name who lives in Texas, and I’m sure he’s getting a lot more out of it than I would (there is also a prominent surgeon who lives in Hawaii with my name, and perhaps he’d like the url too). Tell me: Do you have a personal website? Has it been helpful to have it?