How to Rock Being Flawsome

Being “Flawsome” is admitting that you aren’t perfect. You are awesome because of your flaws. Flawsome is described as owning your mistakes and taking the necessary steps to correct them. It’s about turning a negative into a positive (such as making digital lemonade out of digital lemons).  Making a mistake as a business or as an individual is your opportunity to show customers and followers that you are awesome by caring enough to correct the flaw. According to a Twitter Poll 83% of customers liked or loved that a brand responded to a complaint on Twitter. Yet, 76% of people who complain on Twitter do not receive a response from the brand.


How we handle these mistakes (with integrity) is what ultimately separates and defines our digital stamp.

About the Author: Erik Qualman

Often called a Digital Dale Carnegie and The Tony Robbins of Tech, Erik Qualman is a #1 Best Selling Author and Motivational Keynote Speaker that has spoken in 44 countries.

His Socialnomics work has been featured on 60 Minutes to the Wall Street Journal and used by the National Guard to NASA. His book Digital Leader propelled him to be voted the 2nd Most Likeable Author in the World behind Harry Potter's J.K. Rowling. Qualman is a sitting professor at Harvard & MIT's edX labs.

His latest book What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube is a Pulitzer Prize nominated work.
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