Five Reasons to Start Your Own Business

Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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

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Five Reasons to Start Your Own Business

There are many business models that are used today to make money online. One of these is MLM which is also known as network marketing, or multi-level marketing.

Many people claim multi-level marketing is the best way to earn money online. What’s easy for one, might not be so easy for someone else.  Here are five very fast reasons why it might be worth looking into this fun filled and possibly very financially rewarding enterprise.

1. Inexpensive Business

When compared to other business models such as franchising, starting up as a distributor in a company is really very affordable compared to dropping $250,000 plus, just to buy a franchise name. Many such businesses can be started for little or no out of pocket expense. When you combine this with how inexpensive it is to use the Internet to market your products and business opportunity, it is no wonder so many people all over the world join multi-level marketing companies every day. (Two just joined me in the last hour.)

2.  No Experience Necessary

You do not need a college education, or business experience to start a network marketing business. As a matter of fact, lack of experience can work to your advantage, especially when it comes to Internet marketing. You can bring a fresh approach to promoting online and making money.  (I have a business degree and I swear it held me back in this business a number of times!)

This is one of the reasons so many people are now earning money in MLM. Once you master online traffic strategies, you can rely on the Internet to get prospects, customers, and new distributors in your down line.

3. Direct Sales = More Money

Selling products at the retail level is an excellent source of cash flow for your overall business. This business model uses the direct sales concept to get products out into the market place. You earn more money and keep more money this way.

4. Leverage your time

J. Paul Getty once said he would rather make money on 1% of the efforts of 100 people, than 100% of his own efforts. With multi-level marketing, you earn more money by building a downline of distributors and capitalizing on their sales and marketing efforts. The Internet works great for leveraging your time to sponsor and sell because you are always open for business 24 hours a day and so are your business partners.  (Trust me when I tell you that it’s quite a kick to wake up in the morning and see that I’ve made money overnight while snoring and keeping my wife awake. Ok, my wife hates the snoring part, but she loves the money part!)

5. Duplication, Duplication, Duplication

Most companies operating this business model today have excellent resources to help you with this. These include money making websites, email autoresponders, live and archived training webinars, and other marketing materials such as banner and text ads.

Some people are just naturals at this business.  Women especially are great at this business.  They make it a fun filled social atmosphere where they get all their friends involved and just have a blast making money and creating new life long friends.

So, there are my really fast 5 reasons why network marketing is the best way to make money online. Whether you want to supplement your current income, put away money for your children’s college education or build your own million dollar business, network marketing is a great way to have fun, meet wonderful people and make money.

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Thomas Wallace

 

Get Thousands of Great Leads with Your Blog!

Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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

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If you’re going to be completely honest, you don’t blog just for fun. You blog so you can make money. That means you need to use your blog to get leads. Let’s look at how you can turn your blog into a lead generating machine.

Give Away Lots of Down loadable Content

Down loadable content is an excellent way to generate leads. Create this type of content at least twice a month. Whenever people click the button to download the content, they will be prompted to input their email addresses. Each time you get a new email address, you will get a new lead.

 

Use Exit Pop Ups

You can create different types of down loadable content and segment the lists to represent the content types. That way, you can create a list of targeted leads, which will make it easier to convert those leads into paying customers or new members for your down line. Just be sure to create a different auto responder series for each segment or this won’t work properly.

When people go onto your site, they should see a free offer that they can receive in exchange for providing you with their email addresses.  Some people will look at the offer and leave. You can capture some of those people by creating a second chance offer. It should be different from the initial offer. People will see the offer in the form of a pop up when they leave. If they choose to get the offer, they will input their email addresses.

Some people are worried they will annoy people with exit pop ups but the truth is that people will either be interested in the offer or they probably won’t be coming back to the site anyway. Because of that, it makes sense to use the exit pop up. It will help you get a lot of new leads.

Use All the Blog’s Real Estate

Don’t make the mistake of only using your blog posts to get leads. You should use all of the real estate on your blog. Use your headers, footers, and sidebars to drum up some leads. You can include calls-to-action, information on free content, and more to get people to sign up for your list.

Your blog is a powerful tool when it comes to capturing leads. Follow these tips so you can get the most out of your blog. Once you have a lot of leads at your disposal, it will be easier to beef up your down line for your MLM business.

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Just Think What You Could Do With A Second Income?

Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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

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Just Think What You Could Do With A Second Income?

Extra Income means an income that you can earn apart from the regular income coming in from employment or normal work. This earning can be used to payoff your outstanding debts or build up a capital account or spend it on luxuries that you could only think about before. Everyone seems to want a second income but no one wants to work a second job, so the extra income is normally seen as a windfall.

When we compare income levels in different countries, it is evident that the average income per person is less than $15,000 a year–in other words, where many people are near the breadline — Extra Income really does make people happier and improves their lifestyle.

But countries which have average income above the normal subsistence level of approximately $15,000 a year, happiness seems to be income independent. For example, an average American ranks richer than an average Indian or an Austrian, but also less happy.

Why does this happen? People always look at their income relatively with some norm or the other and the norm keeps rising all the time. And this norm is what increases the spending, more or less in direct proportion to the income. Two things drive up the norm with which people compare their incomes. One is the income that they themselves have experienced — which habituates them to higher standards of living. And the other is the income that their colleagues or neighbors get, and which they try to outdo.

Extra Income Options

The extra income options available today are targeted to generate employment and are targeted specifically at people who can use their skills that are lying dormant to make some more money for themselves. To achieve a moderate success in generating an extra income one should be aware of their strengths and weaknesses. This would greatly help in selection of a most suitable way to generate extra income.

The selection process consists of logical steps. Firstly, one should ask themselves of an honest opinion of their strengths, what they excel at? What do people around them keep complimenting or criticizing them on?, are they perfectionists?, For example, if you are a computer literate you could help your neighborhood in upgrades, repairs or installation of software.

How About Doing Extra Chores?

The extra income can also be augmented by doing extra seasonal chores like raking leaves in the fall or clearing snow in winters. These are just a few ideas, but making an extra income augmented with self analysis will take away the need for a second job.

What About Network Marketing?

Today the internet and the general market have a lot of ideas for generating extra income. Network marketing in general market terms has been successful to some extent. Internet offers something similar that says affiliate marketing. The internet also offers a host of other options like writing, advertising and simple technical non-technical jobs which can highly augment your regular income. The extra income that can be earned form these opportunities depends on how good your skills in the field of your selection.

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Affiliate Marketing – Tips That Help

Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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

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Affiliate Marketing – Tips That Help

Affiliate marketing can be a great way to produce more sales as a business, and ending up being an affiliate marketer can be a wonderful method to make more people sitting in front of their computers or smart phonesmoney. Regardless of where you are in the world of affiliate marketing, this short article will provide beneficial suggestions that will bring you more success.

The most successful affiliate online marketers never ever drop a naked link to an affiliate product into a loosely-related webpage. Smart webmasters utilize concentrated material to result in affiliate product links. Evaluations, fact sheets, and the gentlest of sales pitches are good methods to lead site visitors to an affiliate link and get them in a responsive frame of mind.

Don’t ever pay for affiliate marketing advice! You can likewise join an online marketing neighborhood to get recommendations from experts.

Think quality and quantity. The very first important principle of marketing your affiliate products is quality info. Readers will not follow your links if you do not offer them something of worth right now. Second, you must release a fairly large amount of short articles to get traffic to your sites. More published short articles equals more links leading readers to your sites, and more articles likewise equates to more keywords to come up in searches.

An excellent suggestion for affiliate marketing is to hire people who have purchased products or services from you. You ought to get that consumer and attempt to end up being an affiliate of your items if you make a sale on your website. By doing this, you will turn one sale into numerous a lot more through commissions.

To increase the success of your affiliate marketing, guarantee that your affiliate company offers resources that assist you to generate sales. These resources ought to include banners and text links, as well as design templates for suggestion letters. An affiliate business ought to be willing to help you earn as lots of commissions as possible.

When writing copy for affiliate marketing advertising, include the biggest benefits of the product in the article headline. This ensures that you will draw in interested readers, as well as helps to separate your evaluation from other similar evaluations of the exact same item. The much easier it is for readers to see the advantages of the product, the most likely it is that they will buy.

Always communicate who you are associated with. Structure trust with your reader will bring them back and provide the trust to purchase the items you suggest. If they know you’re partnering with a company, not only will they then also trust that business, they will increase their trust in you for being sincere.

Affiliate marketing is absolutely one of the finest methods to make more cash. As this article has actually revealed, affiliate marketing is likewise not challenging; it just needs having the appropriate understanding.

In Review…………..

The most effective affiliate online marketers never drop a naked link to an affiliate item into a loosely-related webpage. A terrific pointer for affiliate marketing is to recruit individuals you have made sales to. To increase the success of your affiliate marketing, guarantee that your affiliate business offers resources that assist you to generate sales. When composing copy for affiliate marketing advertising, consist of the greatest benefits of the product in the short article heading. Affiliate marketing is not hard; it only needs having the appropriate understanding.

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Take A Good Look At MLM Business Opportunities

Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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

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Take A Good Look At MLM Business Opportunities

Make Money sign pointing to the leftWe are slowly coming out of a recession and it will still take considerable time to get us back to a good economy.

Those without jobs, people who can only find part time work and others who hate their jobs and are looking for more money, MLM is one of the finest business opportunities today.

MLM Works Just Like Most Other Businesses

Three business people setting up business plans for their MLMIn any business there are folk at the bottom who earn the least and do all the work, and there’s the people at the very top who earn the most and frequently do the least. Mlm isn’t different, but with a business opportunity M .L.M you have much more of a level playing field than the corporate world.

In most businesses, if you’re fortunate, you’ll get a few dollars a year as a pay raise if you get one at all, and it potentially won’ t be based primarily on how hard you work. Gigantic business sticks to firm pay scales, but successful social marketers can work diligently and begin to earn huge checks fast.

When you have cracked the hidden key to finding yourself good qualified leads and lots of them the sky’s the limit earnings-wise.

How Much Is this Going to Cost Me?

The costs of taking a position in a good MLM business venture will depend wholly on the business. Some start out extraordinarily low, others can cost thousands.

It’ll still cost considerably less than a bricks and mortar business or a good franchise. Both of those types of business need enormous capital and ongoing expenses such as personnel, payroll, operating costs, advertising and so on. If you’re brooding about affiliate marketing, it is not as simple as the so-called gurus tell people. Affiliate income can be particularly tiny and your life will be spent pushing visitors to your web sites, writing articles, and trying to get your website on page one of Google.

Big red magnet catching loads of moneyTo earn large quantities of money you will have to outsource lots of the work, which involves coordinating with outsourcers and paying them – there are not enough hours in a week to run more than about ten affiliate web sites properly without help.

Okay I’m Sold, Now What Does One Do?

 

Blue Arrows leading to Lead GenerationOkay , if you have never been in Multi-Level Marketing or social marketing before, do this. Read everything you possibly can about internet marketing first. The wheels which will drive your business will be leads good leads.

 

The most challenging thing for a new arrival to MLM is creating those leads. There are financed offer systems that may help you enormously, both to get leads, get established, and earn some money while you are learning.

The word Read, and learn all you can about the Multi Level Marketing business model, and also compensation plans which can often be very confusing. This should take you at least a week of intense self-education on line. If you decide you’ve got the right stuff as they say, then you must begin to look for MLM opportunities and there are many thousands of them. Get an enormous pad or make an Excel spreadsheet until you can whittle your choice down to three or four. Now spend as much time as you can gathering as much info about the company as possible, down to financials and who the managing team is and if they’re stable, now go for it.

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Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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.

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 Affiliate Banners For Your Site

Internet affiliate marketing is a relatively recent concept, but internet affiliate affiliate bannersmarketing has often worked out quite well for many different business owners who have given affiliate marketing a try. Internet affiliate marketing often brings to mind ideas of affiliate marketing banners posted on one’s website, and although there are other ways of utilizing affiliate marketing, this is probably the most common.

 

Affiliate Marketing Banners Add to Your Website

If you are looking for affiliate marketing banners to place on your website, it is affiliate marketing on a computer screenimportant that you try to pick the correct affiliate marketing banners. Some affiliate marketing banners are very colorful and full of graphics aimed at targeting your customer base, who may be interested in the affiliate marketing products or services. However, these involved affiliate marketing banners often do not produce very good affiliate marketing results. One of the reasons for this is because the affiliate marketing banner that is so full of color, fancy text, pictures, etc. can take too long to load on many computers, thus defeating the whole idea behind the affiliate marketing strategy. It may be more worth your affiliate marketing time and money to find affiliate marketing banners that are based around text. Many business owners who have used internet affiliate marketing have discovered that these text based affiliate marketing banners do not have any less of a click rate than other affiliate marketing banners. These text affiliate marketing links and banners are also probably less bothersome to your customers. It is also recommended that you be careful with the flashing affiliate marketing banners and blinking affiliate marketing banners. Although these affiliate marketing tools can sometimes cause more clicks from your affiliate marketing target audience, these affiliate marketing tools are also quite bothersome.

Affiliate Marketing Banners Need to Enhance Your Website

If there are affiliate marketing graphic ads you decide to use as part of affiliate marketing strategies on your website, it will be wise to try to make sure that the affiliate marketingaffiliate marketing advertisement fits in with the theme colors and ideas of your site as much as possible. This will help the affiliate marketing enhance rather than distract from your own website. Affiliate marketing banners and affiliate marketing text links are definitely helpful for those interested in affiliate marketing.

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What is Pay Per Click Advertising

Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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.

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Spend per click or PPC marketing is one the more popular ways to get visitors to your web site. If managed appropriately, your PPC ads might be your gateway topay per click profitability. Otherwise, you can be spending massive amounts of money on one thing that may not bring in the peeps to your website. Like other types of marketing, PPC marketing needs a plan to take care of your objective..

What’s PPC Marketing?

In PPC marketing, companies bid for the search phrases in an auction. If you’re skillful in bidding, you may opportunity on ranking first inside the outcomes. The cost from the keywords and phrases is primarily based around the good quality score from the key phrases. Google utilizes analytics that analyses the searches created by audiences and also the quantity of web sites that use the keyword. If you’re the prime bidder, you’ll be able to land around the first ranking of Google. For every single click produced in your ads, you get a corresponding commission.

PPC marketing is definitely a marketing model that pays for each click around the ads. With this kind of marketing, companies bid on keywords and phrases presented Google. They normally spend Google to become within the listing from the search engine every single time an internet user enters the keywords and phrases as query in to the search engine. The ads seem on prime or in the corner on the search engine in addition to other outcomes for the query.

What Advantages of PPC Marketing?

PPC marketing will bring site visitors. It is possible to effortlessly generate PPCtargeted traffic simply because a lot of internet customers depend on search engines including Google to look for details. It is possible to get exposure in these search engines. If you’re a leading bidder, you may get your ads to become the first to become viewed on sponsored Google sites.

PPC marketing can also be extremely fast. You basically bid on a keyword and make a really great advertisement and also you are in your strategy to producing site visitors. You don’t need to make guesswork in targeting your ads to audiences due to the fact you’re certain to bid on keywords and phrases which have higher high quality score.

You can easily adjust your ad campaigns with PPC. It is possible to redirect your ad campaigns to suit the alterations within quite versatile industry or your escalating demands.

PPC marketing can also be really inexpensive. If utilized correctly and effectively, you should be able to very easily break even your investments. You’ll be able to bid on a keyword for as low as $0.20.

What are the Disadvantages of PPC Marketing?

You’ll be able to generate visitors with PPC marketing. But, the majority of the targeted traffic may or may not actually translate into profit. That is pay per click man pushing a button to startparticularly true if you can’t handle your affiliates and companion networks. The trickle of site visitors and profit may flow elsewhere away from your account. As your profit also increases from your general ad campaign, your charges also go up.

Like all other types of marketing, PPC marketing is only successful if utilized and managed correctly. It really is essential to spot higher worth in PPC marketing in devising your marketing approaches since it can spell the boom or doom of the business.

If not utilized effectively, PPC marketing might be pricey in comparison with other types of marketing like pay per view. Although the industry value is low, you may get tangled in the bidding and spend for greater than you’ve got bargained for.

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How To Have A Great Network Marketing Business

Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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

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How To Have A Great Network Marketing Business

An internet network marketing business is not just sitting at a PC all day and pulling in money, though many would would like you to believe that story.

Successful Internet network marketing businesses don’t occur overnight, they require months and possibly a year of tough work before seeing any kind of return on your time and money.

Many people enter the internet marketing business with stars in their eyes and most fail inside three months of starting. They ramble around getting bits of information here and there, and cobble together a sort of unproven technique that is condemned to failure from the start.

Planning An Network Marketing Business Effectively

The majority of Internet network marketing businesses are run straight out of people’s houses, and the majority think that home-working would be the greatest thing. When they try to work from home, they become distracted by everything. If you’ve worked in an office there might be some relaxing background music, but there definitely was no TELEVISION – it’s a major distraction and you will never be in a position to concentrate if you have a TV on while you are working. Find another room away from the Television where you can work, and then plan everything from what time you are going to get up in the morning to what time you are going to stop work. Give yourself breaks, stretch your legs and eat a healthy lunch. It is easy to become exhausted telecommuting, as there is always some aspect of your business that requires attention.

What Does Network Marketing Really Mean?

Break down the term “network marketing business”, each of those words is critical; it’s your business which involves networking and marketing. If you add the word network to marketing, that term no longer means getting a website together and hoping by some miracle you will get traffic overnight. It doesn’t work like that. You have got to put a massive amount of effort into building a list and generating leads – there are several ways of going about that, some are effective and some are merely a complete waste of your time, so it’s very vital that you’ve a established system that you can follow direct from the outset, coaches you can call, and you ought to be stalwart and knowledgeable.

You Need Quality Leads

Leads and lists are the seeds that get you sales and top quality, centered leads are what you are looking for, and without them you simply do not have an internet network marketing business! And there are many hundreds of courses on the subject on the internet, and it can be very hard to select the correct one. It may seem blindingly obvious, but if you’d like to study network marketing, you would like to learn from folks that are successful in the business you don’t learn geography by taking a mathematics class! Hmmm, a whole bunch of gurus pooling their collective concepts for the advantage of fighting marketers and those just setting out on that road. Sounds like a good idea doesn’t it?

You Need A System That Will Help YOU!

A system that is ceaselessly updated and added to, bringing the latest ideas and strategies in internet network marketing. Does something similar to that exist? What is it, where can I get additional info? Let me tell you this system is one of the most highly respected systems on the market today, and it has helped uncountable thousands of beginners and fighting Internet marketeers to become successful. You will find out more below.

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A Quick Start Guide to Creating a Profitable Mastermind Group

Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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.

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A Quick Start Guide to Creating a Profitable Mastermind Group

Business growth can be accelerated with the use of a mastermind group. This group helps businesses to develop skills in handling all the rigors needed for success. It also helps develop interpersonal as well as intrapersonal skills. All these are achieved through education, brainstorming, support and peer accountability.

What Mastermind Groups Do

Members of this kind of group stimulate each other in setting, prioritizing, and achieving goals. All of these should be interrelated and geared towards one ultimate goal-that of the company’s success. This group has a vision to improve the business, in which everyone involved ultimately shares in the success.
– For the group to become effective, the following characteristics should be present:
– Confidentiality
– Commitment
– Supportive of each other
– Total honesty
– Compassion
– Respect for one another
– Willingness to share
– Creativeness
– Willingness for brainstorming

The main purpose of this group is to be a catalyst for change and growth. The group also acts as devil’s advocates to promote critical thinking, problem solving skills, and desire for growth. It also provides the needed support to achieve collective goals as well as individual ones.

How To Start A Mastermind Group

This group is crucial for the growth and success of any business. Follow these guidelines to ensure a high quality and effective group:

Right People

Choosing the right people is very critical to forming this group. Look for respectable people with admirable performance and reliability. Also, it is best to choose people who are successful in their respective areas.

Agenda

Developing a formal agenda is also very important. This will serve as a guide to ensure that each meeting is fruitful and no time is wasted.

Meeting Schedule And Structure

Meetings are when learning and new ideas are formed and shared. Decide on a regular meeting to keep everyone updated. For example, set meetings every first or last Thursday of each month. Each meeting lasts 60 minutes and each minute should be well spent and properly allotted to give everyone enough time to share their thoughts and ideas.

Logistics

Logistics include venue for meetings, meals and snacks to serve, equipment, handouts, and other materials needed for the meetings. These may seem like inconsequential matters, but they can influence the outcome of mastermind group meetings.

Non Disclosure Agreement (NDA)

Why an NDA? This is necessary to assure everyone that meetings are safe and everyone can be trusted. It may take some time before members of the group develop trusting relationships. An NDA at the start of a meeting helps to foster free sharing of ideas and opinions as well as confidence.

Process Development

Developing a structure and process help to keep members in line. It also ensures professionalism and reliability in output. Things to consider in developing a process for mastermind groups include the following:

How Many People Should Be Allowed to Participate In The Group?

Keep membership limited. This way, meetings are long enough to allow each member to speak their mind and short enough to keep it from getting tedious and boring.

What Will Be The Roles Of Each Member?

In order to make each member feel important and useful, they should be given specific roles. For example, one member is designated as the timekeeper, another will be the treasurer, etc.

Mastermind groups can be effective only if they are given the proper venue and opportunity to help.

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Thomas Wallace

Teacher, football coach, online marketer and cancer survivor. Degree in Business Management and an advanced degree in physical education and athletic psychology and exercise.

"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

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When it first started out, Instagram was a fun site for people to use to share People sitting at a big table working on computerspictures. Now, it has exploded into one of the biggest social networks. That explosion opened up the doors for marketers to use the site to gain a following and eventually make money. If you decide to use Instagram in that way, you will need to use the right strategies or you will not be successful.

Know Your Hash tags

The power of hashtagsIf you have spent any time on Twitter, you probably know about hash tags (#). The hash tag symbol goes in front of a word or group of words without spaces to identify a category. Instagram also uses hash tags. You need to use the right hash tags so people will find your pictures. That means you need to come up with some hash tags that are related to your business or opportunity. You can also use some of the most popular hash tags to tap into trending topics. Popular hash tags include #tbt for Throw Back Thursday and #PhotoOfTheDay for Photo of the Day.
 

Start a Photo Campaign

 Photo campaigns are a lot of fun, and they are also a great way to get noticed on

Notebooks sitting on a desk with the words ad campaign on the notebooksInstagram. Come up with something related to your business and then have people post photos using the hash tag you select. For instance, you could create a campaign called #MyFirstMillion. Then, you could have people submit pictures of what they would do with their first million dollars. They might buy a yacht or get their dream home. It will be a fun way to get people to dream big and it will get your name out there.

 Use Pictures to Create a Story

 Create and upload groups of pictures that tell a story. The story should be related

person walking with the words if we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselvesto your business. For instance, if you just made $20,000 with your MLM opportunity, create a story that starts with you getting the money and ends with you on a luxurious vacation. This is just one example. If you are creative, you can come up with a story for just about anything. Dont hold back when it comes to stories.

 

If you aren’t using Instagram, you are missing out on a lot of potential customers and prospects. Be sure to add it to your social networking campaign so you can reach even more people in more meaningful ways. Once you get on there, have some fun with it while making a name for yourself and your brand.

To Your Success, Happiness and the Pursuit of Knowledge

Thomas Wallace

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