Always flattered to have someone reach out to want to talk to you about a job with their company. It is a good thing to be wanted. It is a good thing to be pursued by potential employers.
After spending the entire morning in a different building, Dave said “Where have you been hiding yourself? as I walked by his desk around 1PM. It was a good thing. It was nice given how much everyone worries that it annoys him for me to sit where I have to walk by him all day long.
I shared my basic premise for the October retreat with some friends last night. While I could sense their hesitation in accepting my message. I felt jazzed sharing it and didn’t feel discouraged by one person’s doubtful response. 🙂