When looking at the characteristics of a successful entrepreneur, you really need to see how persistence is an important trait in their make up. Because things tend to go wrong that will, in many cases, cause someone to give up and go back to what they were doing previously or take on a simpler route for them. The persistence and will to succeed is what makes the entrepreneur different from the crowd. Continue reading
What you give is what you get, give and you will receive or any other analogy of the same thing is completely relevant to where we are today. I don’t know if you’re religious or not, but with it being in the Pentecost Season in UK, it’s all about gifts and giving. The gift that God gave on this day according to all Christian belief is of the Holy Spirit. This made me think about how much online business is based around gifts and giving. It doesn’t matter what your religion, the principle of what I’m going to discuss is the same. That’s to give FREELY. Continue reading
So Sherlock Holmes Moriarty Is Not Evil Any More – Why? Continue reading
There are two things that will have a big influence in your business: fear and belief. Discovering how to overcome fear is one of the most vital things for those of us who suffer from this horrible and debilitating feeling. Continue reading
If you missed the first part of commitment and consistency, here is the link.
As I pointed out in part 1, there are basically 2 ways to look at commitment and consistency in business:
- Customer / Prospect commitment and consistency to buy or join you and…
- Personal commitment and consistency in your own business.
Part 1 dealt with the customer / prospect angle. Now it’s time to look at the personal angle to see how this psychology can help you to progress. Continue reading
As you progress through your marketing and you grow your list, it’s inevitable that you will get some people who will send you emails that will criticize and also be downright hurtful! Are you tough enough to take this kind of mail? It will be quite a daunting prospect to many of us, but you should also be advised that these things happen and you do need to accept it. Continue reading
If you’re new to online marketing and have just decided to try to get more leads and customers / signups for your business you need to work out which of several marketing strategies is the best for you. Because of all the types there are, this can lead to overwhelm and many of us get stuck and then the business falters.
Some of us will go back to what we have already been taught and, because there is little to no success, will give up on their dreams and go back to the life they are used to. This is possibly the case with up to 90% of people who take up the mantle to expand out into the online world. Continue reading
I know there are so many people who may appear envious of others who achieve success. There are those who believe the successful people are those who manipulate people to get where they are. This is a minority whinging about a minority. How many times have you said “I wish I could have what they have got”? It’s very easy to say that you are different to them, or you haven’t had the luck or you will never be as successful. Continue reading
When you have your own business it’s vital that you get things done and keep your discipline. One of the best things I heard the other day was to think like a champion. Why is that? Because a champion does MORE behind the scenes when nobody is watching than when in front of a crowd. Naturally, they perform BETTER when in front of a crowd, but the self motivation is there to get the success.
It can be a lonely time when you work at home taking the steps you want to so that you can reach your goals, but it’s also very tempting to have a rest sometimes and then you could fail to get something done that may one day be the one thing you should have done that will see you progress towards those goals. Continue reading