Last week, I watched a video by a high-powered Internet marketer as he pitched yet another make-money-quickly program. His superior sales skills made his program sound super enticing.
A main point in his presentation was that since he made big money using his system, so can you. Statements like that really push my buttons.
Why? Because it’s just not true.
Building a healthy revenue stream is a specific talent that requires business skills such as planning, marketing, and financial management or the ability to manage people who have these skills. In addition, certain personality traits are required for success including drive, ambition, self-confidence, a positive mindset, and the willingness to take risks.
If you have a really good business idea or a talent for helping people in one way or another, but you’re missing these business skills or personality traits, or if you have trouble communicating your ideas, success can allude you. One more program or certification is not going to guarantee your happiness or wealth.
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