"What doesn't kill you makes you stronger." Avid bicycle racer in my twenties and thirties. Realized I had to keep pedaling to finish the race! I use that logic in everything I do.
I'm truly thankful for all the people that have helped me along this journey! I make sure I do the same for other people.
"You can have everything in life, if you help enough people get what they want." -Zig Zigler
Network Your Way to a Successful Business
Many marketers cringe in fear at the thought of networking. It feels weird to approach fellow marketers and attempt to get to know them. There are so many fears involved.
“Will they bother with me? I’m just a beginner.”
“I don’t want to impose.”
“Maybe they’ll think that I want something from them…”
All these are very real fears. However, if you wish to succeed online, networking is quite important. Of course, there are lone wolf marketers who are really good at what they do.
However, it doesn’t hurt to have friends who are in the same industry as you. It will take your game to the next level and you’ll learn so much more. What’s most important is to approach other marketers as a friend.
Always build a relationship first and help them out where you can. Promote their products, take an interest in their business and compliment them if they did something good.
Be a friend above all else and you will be amazed at how beneficial networking can be. Let’s look at some ways networking with other marketers can make your online business more successful.
Potential Business Partners
Firstly, you can always form JV partnerships with other marketers. Product launches that generate thousands of dollars are very common in the internet marketing scene and a lot of it is due to networking.
You’ll have many affiliates promoting your product and this will translate into thousands of dollars worth of sales. Everybody wins here.
Brainstorm New Ideas
Two heads are better than one. That’s why there are several internet marketing summits where marketers get together to exchange ideas and tips. Even a single tip can make a world of difference in your business.
You’ll get to rub shoulders with marketers who are starting off and those who are already earning six figures. It will not only be eye-opening and inspiring but you just may enjoy it too.
The experienced marketers will probably have gone through the same struggles that you go through. They’ll be able to guide you if you have any problems. All you need to do is ask them and many will gladly help you out.
Learn from their experiences
There are many marketers that offer a ton of free advice to their list or friends in the scene. There are secret Facebook groups where they hang out in. Once you’re in these groups, you will learn many things that will help you avoid potential errors.
Always learn from the mistakes made by others. It will reduce your learning curve and you’ll attain success much faster.
When you hang out with other marketers online, you’ll be aware of the latest changes that are taking place in the scene because everyone is talking about it. This will help to keep you updated.
Things change at a rapid pace online and you do not want to be doing stuff that is obsolete, ineffective or might even be detrimental to your business.
To summarize it all, do understand that networking is an essential part of building wealth. It’s nothing to be scared of. Be bold and believe that you have value to contribute too.
“The richest people in the world look for and build networks; everyone else looks for work.” – Robert Kiyosaki
To Your Success