Did she really mean what she said, or was this just another bit of self-promotion?
Not that self-promotion plays any role in journalists tweeting, of course.
It is no wonder he could not find the balance between self-effacement and self-promotion.
The usual cynics are outperforming in fear-mongering and self-promotion.
Friedersdorf said he recently profiled former New Mexico governor Gary Johnson and liked his “aversion to self-promotion.”
Well, there is certainly ego in the Renaissance artists and, further back, in the self-promotion of a salesman such as Columbus.
This engenders a society bent on self-promotion, lacking almost entirely in any community values beyond the immediate family.
He had a zany sense of humor, and he could laugh at his own personality tics, especially a mania for self-promotion.
Or do her commercial dealings and self-promotion make her a bona fide subject for the global media?
He had not included any such thing in his calculations when he had hit upon his brilliant scheme of self-promotion.
c.1400, "advancement in rank or position," from Old French promocion "election, promotion" (14c., Modern French promotion) and directly from Latin promotionem (nominative promotio) "a moving forward," noun of action from past participle stem of promovere (see promote). Meaning "advertising, publicity" first recorded 1925.
promotion pro·mo·tion (prə-mō'shən)
The stimulation of the progress or growth of a tumor following initiation by a promoter.