There's a lot to ponder in the statement above and a lot about it that is true. Information is social currency. In fact, it's always been that way. The only difference between past and today is that the power of the local grapevine has been enabled globally and the limits of community influence are no longer geographically bound.
You are what you share... Need further proof? You're reading my blog right now, aren't you? Nuff said. :)