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Last night at dinner my kids were talking about all the vacations they’ve been on and they were recalling memories and laughing. I couldn’t help but think if I didn’t work from home we would never have had the freedom or the money to travel so dang much. We are going to Williamsburg VA this Spring in about 5 weeks for a week. We paid 219 dollars for a 2 bedroom and 2 bathroom condo. I’ve never seen anyone on their deathbed wishing they made more money. But I’ve known a lot of people that later in life wished they had done more. Here are some of our memories.
Here’s at Cruise we got to stay in the Owner’s Suite! Kids had a blast.
This was another trip that was awesome. We stayed a month down in Orlando.
Talk about re-watching and smiling. It’s rainy and miserable out today. But the memories we create are always like a ray of sunshine!
Here is a recorded travel training call of trips others were able to use their Coastal Travel Package for. Memories, Memories and Memories!
Let’s not take our vacations and memories for granted. It’s the primary reason we live life? Enjoying the time with our loved ones and friends!
#TravelTuesday Have FUN!
How does a woman turn $1,000 loan into a 66 million dollar business? Most people who have heard of Barbara know her from the show Shark Tank described as a real estate mogul. Wikipedia describes her like this, “an American businesswoman, investor, speaker, consultant, syndicated columnist, author, and television personality. As a television personality, she is a "Shark" investor on ABC’s Shark Tank”.
It’s pretty obvious when you spend a small amount of time studying her success she gives us a lesson of who we should learn from, work with and partner up with in life. Barbara believes in 3 things, using what you’ve got to your advantage (based off of her first book), hard work and caring about people.
Let’s look at the first two first, the title of Barbara’s first book says it all. What do you have right in front of you that you can take advantage of. What assets, friendships, connections, knowledge and experience can you pull from. Most people are waiting for life to happen to them versus them happening to life. Barbara has proven with hard work and very little resources she started with 1,000 dollars 40+ years ago you can succeed. Are you willing to stop complaining about what you don’t have and go to work and start using what you do have?
Finally Barbara Corcoran, has said numerous times on Shark Tank, she invest in people. People are the primary component of the business. Dani Johnson always says, “The more you know about people the more money you will make.” Barbara has proven time and time again she has a knack for finding good people. Then she goes to the ends of the earth to help them. There is a reason so many of the people she’s invested in have done so well on Shark Tank. These people had already put skin in the game, they had been working hard and had been using their blood sweat and tears and were still struggling. She can recognize their passion to not struggle and be their own boss while succeeding in business.
Barbara shows you and I how to have success with people. Find people who are passionate, driven and doing something. Then partner with them and be willing to work just as hard!
To Your Success,
According to marketwatch.com 62% of Americans have less than 1,000 dollars saved and are not prepared for the unexpected. What would you do if you had an emergency, like your child had to go to an emergency room? Or you hit a pot hole and blew out a tire on your car? Heaven forbid, what if you lost your job or only source of income. Today the average American is looking work for one reason or another every 5 years. But when most Americans have no savings and a single income they some how feel like nothing would ever happen to them? Do you feel that way? What if someone hit you on the way to work tomorrow and you had a minor injury and couldn’t work? What would you do?
Do you have a plan? How would you provide for your family? How would you provide for your kids? Would you be able to buy groceries? Most people say they would “cut” their expenses or borrow it from someone else. So if you can’t afford to save where would you cut your expenses? If 62% don’t have any money really saved who would you borrow it from? If you put it on a credit card how do you pay the bill off? Would you begin a spiral that could end up with you losing your car, your home and everything you own?
The truth is the model of how most of us get employed is completely broken. Go to school get a degree and you are suppose to have a steady well paying job. But the proof is with student loan debt as high as it’s ever been and most people not paying it off until their 30’s or 40’s you have to have a different plan for real security. Its up to YOU TO FIGURE OUT WHAT TO DO. Apparently 62% are blind to the reality they can do more.
You can get a second income coming into your home. You can start a side business working from home. With a second income you can save more than you ever have, you can pay off all your debt and take amazing vacations. Imagine if you had an extra 10 to 15,000 dollars a year. What could you do with that? What if you worked your way up to making 50 or 100 grand a year? You could save for retirement, pay for your kids college and not have to worry or stress about money ever again. You can live a better life. 47% of Americans are saving more and living with more security. When will you start?
Life might get in the way, but if you are going to work from home; you are taking the path less traveled. You are going against the grain of what others say and want. Others want to work 9 to 5+. Others settle for stress of a boss, crushing debt, someone else raising their kids and someone else flirting with your spouse (it’s harmless right?)
The question is are you willing to allow life to drag you down and break you into believing you must live the life others have. Or do you believe you were designed for more. Do you believe you can be married to the person of your dreams, be debt-free, live a fun filled comfortable life with no stress and be your own boss. Can you travel the road that is less traveled? Is it worth it?
Be Unbroken! No matter what.
P.S. Break out and do something different. It’s been done before just not by most people. Many but not most!
I told you I’d share a successful home business must have in my last post. I’m a man of my word and I want you to know exactly what you need to be looking for if you want ever want to make a lucrative income. The first one goes without saying you need an amazing product, but not just any product. You need a product people want. Second you have to have a solid system on getting clients, showing clients the details and bringing clients to a decision and finally you need Dani Johnson’s training and a solid way to implement it. I’ll share more on that in a moment!
First let’s talk about the product you need a product that people want to buy, not just what they need. Ask any life insurance sales man, everyone is going to die and everyone needs life insurance. Not everyone “wants” to buy life insurance! For me I chose the travel industry, why? Ask 1,000 people what they would do if they won the lottery and 990 of them will probably say travel the world, go on an amazing vacation and give their family and friends memories. Most people go into debt just to take a vacation every single year. So when you find a product people want now make sure it’s got a solid track record. Ideally something that’s been around for 20+ years, then you have real stability
Second, you should never have to create websites, video’\s or other presentations. Look to work with an organization that has already done that. The company or group you work with should already have in place not only websites, contact management systems, toll-free numbers, pre-written emails and tons of results of people using those websites and tools successfully and succeeding. Do you have access to the same thing other successful people before you have used? Bottom line is there a very simple way to have constant fresh clients interested in what you have and coming to you?
Third, there has to be solid training in place. As long as you have a product that is lucrative, you just need someone to walk you step by step how to successfully market it and deal with your new clients. No one teaches this better than Dani Johnson, she has scripts that you can use with your websites that show you how to start the conversation and turn a prospect into a client from A to Z. I often times tell people I just want to learn to master everything Dani teaches and become really good a showing others how to apply it to our products and business model. The key you have to ask your self do you have someone that you can regularly connect with? Someone who’s already making 6 figures and has for years. Do you have their phone number, email and do they answer or respond when you reach out them. Do they always have an answer to train you with.
If you got started with a product and/or company but you don’t have that training Dani Johnson should absolutely become your base line! Use her training, buy her script books right away, I made 104,000 dollars my first year using her training. Previously I had never worked form home before and that was over 10 years ago. 104,000 dollars is the least I’ve ever made, period. Use her training, it has helped 1,000’s generate 10,000’s of 1,000’s working from home.
So if you want to make a lucrative income working from home and you’ve found a product that pays well to market and it’s a product people WANT not just need. If you’ve found a system that works and others are making 6 figures and if you have someone training you showing step by step how to apply exactly what Dani Johnson teaches you are well on your way to a 6 Figure income!
To Your Success,
Maybe a bigger question is do you really want to make 6 figures? Could you do it from home starting part time? What would that kind of income do for you and your family? What kind of memories could you create? According to the www.sba.gov, “more than half of all U.S. businesses are based out of an owner’s home”.
Starting a home business has worked for millions of people historically. When you find your self stuck living paycheck to paycheck and no way out, what happens when you unexpectedly lose your job? The average worker today stays at each of his or her jobs for 4.4 years, according to the most recent available data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, but the expected tenure of the workforce’s youngest employees is about half that.
It’s not a matter of if you will lose your job or get laid off do you think your boss has your best interest at heart? Is your family your employers highest priority? There are two types of people in the population. One type loses their job and has nothing to show for it because today they are living pay check to paycheck. The other population is actively doing things to live a life that is not stressful, they look to build financial stability and long term wealth by developing a side income in a home business.
Can that side business become a 6 Figure income? Yes of course, over 10 years ago when I first started a home business I had no idea that I’d make 104,000 dollars that first year while still on active duty in the military. But when I transitioned out of the military I didn’t need a job. We’ve become debt free, our entire family is a stay at home family! Yesterday afternoon I was BBQing on the grill and playing in the yard with my son at 3:30 in the afternoon. Those memories are worth more than money! But the money is good!
Birds of a feather flock together? The real question is are there people around you actually creating the kind of lifestyle you really want? There’s a small army of people living that life, when are you going to be part of it?
To Your Success,
P.S. Live life on your terms, we’ll show you how!
P.P.S. Next post I will be sharing the basic requirements for any successful home business.
Dani Johnson has taught more people to successfully prospect for new clients and close new business than anyone I know of in the home business industry. Her training was the only reason I went from zero dollars earned to 104,000 dollars my first year working from home. I work 25 hours a week paid off 292,000 dollars in debt in 5 years thanks to Dani Johnson and what she teaches about working from home.
If you’ve been following Dani for quite some time you know that her time has become quite limited from her 100’s of interviews and media projects from Forbes Magazine to TBN to the Oprah Winfrey show. Today she has her own radio show helping every day mom’s and dad’s. Even though Dani Johnson made her first millions from the home business industry, according to her phone script book, “She was destitute broke and living out of her car. Not wanting to end up in that financial position again, she found a way to get started (home business) and made 2,000 dollars her first 10 hours from a pay phone booth, 6,500 in 30 hours, and 10,000 dollars the next month. By the end of her first year she made a quarter of a million dollars and by the end of her second year she made her first million.”
FULL DISCLOSURE: I’ve been working from home for over 10 years and making a solid 6 figure income every year. Learning from Dani Johnson is one of the biggest reasons I started and continue to earn a lucrative income working from home. Every single person I work with I recommend to this training and I’m not an affiliate and I don’t directly benefit from Dani Johnson financially for recommending this training.
Time is running out sign up for what will most likely be Dani’s last prospecting and closing training. This is a 4 weeks teleconference training with live back and forth instruction and Q and A. These training went from quarterly, to periodically to now she has said she, “doesn’t know if she will ever do another one”
You and I may not be working together and we might even work in different industries in the home business industry. But I want you to succeed no matter what. No I don’t benefit from you being part of that training, but I do get satisfaction knowing I’m showing someone what I do to succeed.
To Your Success and I’ll hear you in that class,
P.S. You will help more people after this training, it is very step by step and strategic, your income could freaking sky rocket with this knowledge and who gets to learn one on one with a multi-millionaire. YOU DO!
So you decided to do something about the struggles you have in your life. You’ve either started a part time job, a side home business or you could have decided to take college classes at night. (I’m not a big fan of investing money or creating a mortgage in something like college and then ending up with a mortgage with no house and no guarantee of a job).
But regardless of what path you are taking to improve your life, the real question is are you all in? See while it’s commendable to be doing something to pay of your debt, no longer live pay check to pay check and create real wealth for you and your family. But a lot of people entertain the idea of doing something. Some even flirt with crossing the line to success and living life versus life living them. But are you really all in?
Have you jumped into what ever vehicle it is you’ve chosen and have you crossed the line in life that’s been holding you back? It’s more comfortable to do nothing sometimes, even if it’s frustrating. It’s more comfortable to day dream and flirt with the idea of starting a business, paying off debt and creating a lifestyle your family can enjoy. Your action will determine if you are all in. The lifestyle you want will not create itself, but will you let the world create your lifestyle for you? The world says you work minimum 9 to 5 a minimum of 5 days a week, usually more. The world says you can’t wait to get off, to sit in traffic, to get home, watch 2.5 hours of TV, eat some take out, shower, sleep and do it all over again. All the while paying someone else to watch your kids grow and develop.
When you decide to cross over to success in your life. You have to do it with both feet. You see it’s going to require you to do things you’ve never done before. It’s going to require you to learn new skills you’ve never had. It’s going to require you to do things different than your friends are doing. As soon as you begin the journey to success, life will automatically push back against you. The only question you have to ask your self is are you willing to fight for your success? Are you all in? Do you want to focus on where you’ve been or where you are going?
Are you all in?
Is the life you want worth fighting for?
P.S. Success requires you to do something different, or you automatically choose to stay the same.
One of the greatest things I get to see in my line of work is ordinary people do amazing things. The last several years I have worked with and trained an ordinary woman that has done some pretty extraordinary things. In fact she just made $4,200 in 6 hours.
I remember when I met you just a few short years ago. You were a home schooling mom that wanted to stay at home with your kids and find a way to help your husband with the bills. What started as a simple phone conversation eventually led to a working relationship and after working together, we’ve laughed together, traveled together and help others together.
Dawn and I spent a week with you and your husband in San Antonio and it was an incredible time! Your friendship is something we value but your results are something that would inspire a dead person! It’s not just the money you’ve made, the debt you’ve paid off or the vacations and trips you been on. Your passion as a mom, a business woman and the skill set you’ve gained are second to known.
Kimberly, you recently cut your own part time hours down to help your 12 year old daughter (a young woman for sure) start her own business. You are teaching her a skill that every parent could learn from. Success is created it doesn’t happen! GREAT JOB MOM!
Just in a couple days out of the last week, you took people who went from a cold client to a brand new brand representative and you made $4,200 in profit in about 6 hours (that’s fast)! Kimberly, your skill has absolutely soared! You aren’t just a home schooling mom, but also a powerful business woman! $4,200 a week would equal $218,000 a year, if you only did it once a month that would equal $50,400 a year. Not bad for a stay at home mom!
It really has been a privilege and an honor to watch your success, and to have been such a simple spectator to something that has been so extraordinary. I look forward to your continued success.
To Your Success Forever,
P.S. If you happen to be working one on one with Mrs. Bixby follow her example. She will teach you everything she knows and there are so many people who would love to learn from her!
Are you frustrated with the corporate world. Does it bother you that no matter how hard you work you can never ever get ahead. Do you hate working so much and giving and giving to just be treated like crap? Do you watch the political season as it unfolds and realize no matter which team eventually wins the White House nothing will really help you where you are?
In the last decade the people I’ve seen succeed have something in commno. The people I’ve seen become debt-free, become financially independent and actually have the time to enjoy their family and having fun in life are those that got sick and tired of their own struggles. When you have that realization that if YOU don’t make things better they will never get better for you. If you’ve lived your whole life so far and never felt appreciated and never able to feel like you could break free of what’s become the “normal” daily/weekly struggle. A struggle that never seems to end!
Your struggle is the source of your own motivation to step out and do something different to improve your own life. I’ve seen it hundreds of times, just this week I saw Paula in CA (who when I met her a couple of years ago on welfare) share how she was contacted by a woman that was in a shelter but wanted to do something different in her life. Paula, did something most people in business or working in human resources for a corporation wouldn’t do. She said she got excited for her and prayed! Paula, knew just like herself several years earlier this lady was deep in a struggle and in their conversation she felt that woman was sick and tired, she was close to her first step. She was close to her breaking point, as in breaking out of her struggle and doing something to radically improve her life!
Are you totally happy with how things are going in your life? Will the corporate world alone make you happy and allow you to live the life you’ve always wanted? When the company is going through hard times will it fight to keep you and support your family, or will you be let go? IF YOU don’t, who will step up to make sure you succeed?
To Your First Step,
P.S. Has your Struggle motivated you before? Yes or No? Leave a comment, “birds of a feather flock together”.