When do people become so recognizable that you believe you know them? Take sitcom actors, for example, whom you invite into your living every week. Then when/if you see them in public and you have to do a double take – “Do I know you?” This happened with me and “Deacon” from King of Queens.
And how about those 50 or so people who have been sitting in your LinkedIn invitation box? After a few years, they’re starting to look familiar, right? And you’re asking yourself and their image, “Do we know each other?”