The Question - Should I write my bio from the 1st or 3rd perspective?

The Simple Solution - Write Both

  • 160 character

  • One sentence

  • 100 words

  • 250 words (1st person)

  • 250 words (3rd person)

The Three Guiding Principles

  1. What is the message I’m trying to deliver?

  2. To whom am I delivering this message?

  3. Through which media am I delivering this message?

However, these are just guidelines, not hard rules, so do whatever feels right to you. What do you think? Let me know in the comments below or on twitter at @michaelbmaine. Until next time…peace.