Let's be absolutely honest with each other for a moment: we like having our egos fed. I suppose it's only healthy, everyone needs self-confidence and a lot of our sense of self comes from what other people think of us. So drop your false modesty for a moment and say, "I like to be told I'm awesome." Yeah. Me too. So I've compiled a list of the top ten ways I've found to feed your ego. I recommend using a sampling of these methods so as to keep people from catching on to what your game is, or growing bored and ignoring it. Shuffle them around like a deck of cards, play your strongest hand, and bask as compliments rain down upon you.
10) Be really good at what you do. Whether it's art, writing, music, or anything else you can showcase, practice until you're really stinking good at it. You don't have to be the best or make Michelangelo (the painter, not the turtle) crawl out of his grave and