Showing your work is not about self-promotion, it's about being findable

  • The model of sharing your work that Austin Kleon proposes in Book - Show Your WorkBook - Show Your Work


    author: Austin Kleon
    title: Show your work! 10 ways to share your creativity and get discovered

    is not about promoting yourself.
  • Rather, it is about making your work discoverable in the first place. The idea is that if you offer a large enough surface of contact for you and your work, opportunities will come.
  • Austin Kleon calls the book "A book about self-promotion for people that hate the idea of self promotion"