Too good to be true
Last Updated: December 15, 2014
There is part of my journey in home business that I am not proud of. But, I feel like it's important to share, even though I hate admitting it. There is an old saying that says if something sounds too good to be true, it IS! Early on when I began building an online business I was pitched something that sounded too good to be true, but I joined anyway. I thought, well, maybe THIS is the big exception to that rule! After all, if the website is a scam, I am sure it wouldn't be allowed on the inter
It's all about FEELINGS?
Last Updated: December 12, 2014
Why is it that some people buy......and others look at that exact same thing, and choose not to buy? Why do some people join..........and others choose not to join? Jim Rohn used to describe this phenomenon as "a great mystery". Why do people look at the same exact thing, and have completely different reactions to it? I've been thinking today about a quote Zig Ziglar once said, he noted, "Selling is essentially a transfer of feelings." Let's think about that for a moment. Does selling (which is
The age of excuses is over!
Last Updated: November 27, 2014
We all have dreams and goals. Even if you have never verbalized them, they are there. Some people go on a quest to attain their goals, to realize their potential and live out their dream. Others simply never take action and ignore them. If you are reading this, I assume that you are on that quest right now. You are pursuing that dream. Which is AWESOME! You can never live out your dreams and fulfill your goals if you don't try. But many people who start this quest get discouraged because their
Sacrifice In Business
Last Updated: November 20, 2014
You don't have to research home businesses long before you get a rather flowery, unrealistic picture of the whole venture. Everything is depicted as "easy" and "simple". No sweat. No hard work..... We see images of people on beaches, people in their pajamas sipping on a coffee while earning boatloads of cash while doing NOTHING. But we know better. It is hard work. This post isn't about hard work, though. It's about sacrifice. Sacrifice is defined as "the surrender or destruction of something p
Music and Wealthy Affiliate
Last Updated: November 15, 2014
I love to listen to music while I work. Blame my 5 years in the grocery industry when I had to listen to music drone on all day while I worked my shifts. Or maybe I was always like this. But I love working to music. Here is some of what I listen to: Classical music (my children know some of the classic composers already! They complain, but it's good for them, and good for the creative juices) Jazz (I could listen to Bossa Nova Jazz all day long) Neil Diamond (hey! No judging. haha) CHRISTMAS MU