Ever wonder what successful search engine marketers have that you might be missing? Inquiring minds apparently do want to know.

In his blog this week, SEO poster boy, Rand Fishkin, shares the skills and traits that he feels have best served him during his successful career as an SEO demi-god.

SEOmoz | The 12 Skills That Have Served Me Best in My SEO Career

Please keep in mind, the skills and traits listed are those which have worked well for him.