This week on #bufferchat our community discussed the delicate art of self-promotion, chatting about the balance between being humble and being able to share your accomplishments. Read on to discover all of the awesome insights shared during the chat!

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4 pm AEDT (Sydney time)

9 am PT (San Francisco time)

#BufferChat March 7, 2018: The Delicate Art of Self-Promotion

This week’s stats: 
Bufferchat #1 (4 pm AEDT): 20 participants; reach of 1,042,572
Bufferchat #2 (9 am PT): 64 participants; reach of 1,117,530

Q1: Do you feel comfortable talking about yourself or your work? 

From the community:


See all the great answers to question 1 here!

Q2: Do you think being able to convey your accomplishments is an important skill? 

From the community:


See all the great answers to question 2 here!

Q3: How do you maintain a balance of being a no-ego doer” while still communicating your value?

From the community:


See all the great answers to question 3 here!

Q4: Are there ways to be a team player while also taking credit for work that you’ve done? 
From the community:


See all the great answers to question 4 here!

Q5: What are some good opportunities or situations to share your accomplishments? 

From the community:


See all the great answers to question 5 here!

Q6: Are there any accomplishments or projects you would like to share with us? 

From the community:


See all the great answers to question 6 here!


Thank you so much to our awesome community for sharing such great insights in this chat!

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Written by Bonnie Porter

Bonnie works on social and community on the Buffer marketing team. When not Buffering she enjoys befriending animals and trying new hobbies.