Every day I hear from people who are struggling to make money online. They bought the programs and listened to the advice but are still coming up short. These are good people, real people, who have been beaten down by the hyped-up websites that promise them near-instant riches if they will only “join now.” They are […]Continue reading >>>
We meet many people in the course of our careers. Some we will get to know casually while others will become close friends and trusted allies. Then there are those I call ‘centers of influence.’ These ‘centers of influence’ people are like the hub of a giant wheel. As you look back, you can see […]Continue reading >>>
I think we have all asked the same question at one time or another. That question is … “What does it really take to find lasting success online?” If we listen to the emails and websites we read, we hear many strong opinions. “Create your own product” they say. “Do joint ventures” says another. “Pay per click advertising is all […]Continue reading >>>
The Internet is a vast electronic world with millions of people online at any one time. Yet it is all too easy for a person to be online for 10 hours or more a day, even deal with hundreds of emails, and still feel completely alone. This sense of isolation is bad for your outlook, and […]Continue reading >>>
If you’ve worked from home for more than a few days, you may have discovered it can be a little (OK, a LOT) distracting. These distractions can have a negative impact on your business’s bottom line. One problem that home workers face is that the rules are simply different when you are working at home. Often our motivations are […]Continue reading >>>
We all deal with information overload. The sources of information, much of it necessary to our jobs, seem endless. Magazines, journals, memos, email, web sites and more, combined with endless meetings, provide us with more data than any person can handle. To cope, we must possess skills that allow us to process huge amounts of data […]Continue reading >>>
We live in a hectic time.
Ours is an instant gratification society. We want it now. Yet, as we reflect on the best things in our lives, we often find the truly important things (like relationships, love and peace) took time to develop.
The ‘always on’ nature of the tools we use in business can all too easily trap us into believing that we can function as machines too.
But we’re not machines, we’re human beings.Continue reading >>>
Do you have a dream today? Can you see yourself in one year, three years, ten years?
Far from some pie-in-the-sky hype, dreams are the currency of the Internet.
Many reading these words right now dream of quitting their job and working at home. Some dream of having a home of their own. Some don’t dream any more.
My friend, your dream is your roadmap. Without it how will you know where you are going?Continue reading >>>
Does this sound familiar? You have a great idea – one that you think will really succeed and help you achieve your goals. You tell your spouse or friend about your great idea. You make some notes about your great idea. You even check out what it will take to do the idea. But then life gets […]Continue reading >>>