People are reluctant to join things. Especially when it involves paying a monthly fee. That is understandable. Why? Because they know that in order to get their money’s worth that have to actually go and do what that club offers. For someone who wants to become fit, joining a fitness club with all of theContinue reading Joining a Membership for Business is Like Joining a Fitness Club or Golf Club.
This is going to be a bit embarrassing. One of my personal challenges with being successful in building any kind of independent contracting type of income streams is the looming question of taxes. I didn’t know anything about how to turn my income into legitimate businesses. I doubt I am alone. Most of the targetContinue reading What do you do with the income? Taxes and Legal Issues.
“Profits are better than wages.” I heard this quote first from a recording of a Jim Rohn lecture. He learned it from his mentor Earl Schauff. What is the difference really? The difference is in the possibilities. Wages are based on time and there are only so many hours in a day, so many daysContinue reading Profits & Commissions are Better Than Wages.
Sometimes life can be a very anxious experience. Some of it is caused by others, much of it is self-inflicted. Knowing the difference is important because we can change what we do to ourselves, but we have no control over others. There are a couple of areas I believe where you always need to workContinue reading No matter what happens there is always a way to create a compelling future.
I have a good friend who has been in sales for his entire career. Now, his type of business has always been business to business so when he sells, he sells to people who understand business. You don’t have to necessarily educate people so much. In our conversations he has given me a lot ofContinue reading The Problem with “Word of Mouth” Marketing
I generally hate it when companies change the arrangement of their software for anything online. It just means you have to relearn again, and again, and again and again and again. But, progress often comes with the requirement that we try to keep up with the changes and not resist them. Do I really wantContinue reading The New Editor
The number one reason I became interested in affiliate or network marketing was the idea of being able to earn internet-based “automatic” monthly residual income. How do you get that achieved the easiest way? Well, if you aren’t independently wealthy and have about $10,000,000 invested in interest-bearing accounts that pay out enough to your bankContinue reading Memberships: Internet Based Automatic Monthly Residual Income the Sure Way
“Never lose money.” This famous quote by Warren Buffett is probably one of those laws that hits like a sledgehammer. Investing in companies that you don’t buy from, don’t work for, and don’t really care about other than their future potential to increase in value is what he means by that phrase. When you buy aContinue reading $100 is a lot of money?
Why do I have THIS blog? Because I wrote a book called “Boredom to Brilliance” where I give some principles about creating an artistic mission doing what you love and sharing it with the world and using a couple of ideas that can expand your talents as well as your exposure over time. There isContinue reading Subscribing to Your Own Blog: The core idea for me in getting involved in blogging.
I am returning to the topic of retirement because it is something that I and many of my friends and of course the general population is facing, or is already in. One of the most difficult things about retirement as I see it is that you stop making new income and may not have aContinue reading Retirement: What you can do that is productive, profitable, creative, meaningful and belongs to you.