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Unread 24th May 2011, 10:19 AM   #1
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Default How To Make $3,000+ Per Month Quickly...

If I had to start all over again, here's what I'd
do to make 3k+ per month very quickly online.

It's just me, but this is the way I'd do it:

First, I believe the quickest way to get higher
on the income food chain is to take your
current assets and leverage them with other
people's assets in a win-win manner.

I would look at my strengths and weaknesses,
current resources, all areas of assets I have
right in front of me and work with what I've got.

So, if I did not have much money to invest...
or a big list already.. or contacts... or any of
that, I'd look at my skills and abilities (strengths)
first. And often, my strengths are what I enjoy
doing anyway.

If I look at my strengths (assets) I'd find I have
strengths in writing, copywriting, presentations,
product creation, conversions, advertising/traffic,
speaking and developing key relationships.

Yours might be different. My weakness is clearly
technical, amongst other things.

Therefore, what I'd do is most likely use writing or
copywriting to strike deals with others who are
already up there on the income food chain. I'd
find win-win deals with people who already have
a big list, a big reach, current customers, fans,
a following, etc.

These people can create income out of thin air
with their lists and following (customers).

I would approach them and ask if they'd be
interested in a deal where I do all the work
and they A) promote the product to their lists
and B) get others to promote the product as
affiliates (as long as they felt the product was
high quality and converted well).

My JV partner could put his/her name on the
product and market it as their own. My name
would be on the product too as a co-owner.

I bet all I'd have to do is ask 10 different people
and I'd get a deal that fit well for both of us.
win-win

I'd do all the work, outsource the tech part,
and all the pieces of the puzzle would be covered
at that point.

Launch, and the rest is history.

If it failed and did not do that great, or if the
partner flaked out, or whatever... I'd do it
again with someone else. And again. And again.
Even if it succeeded, I'd do it again.

I bet in less than a year, I'd be at 200k+ worth
of income. Why does this work?

One main rule:

In a rabid marketplace... you cannot possibly
create products fast enough... to keep up with
the buying demand of your market.

Think about that. Lets say marketer Bob has
a list of 100,000 followers. Bob can promote
Sally's product on Monday and Frank's product
on Thursday and people will buy both!

That means, all I've got to do is meet that demand
and create valuable products the market is already
interested in buying.

Here are the main areas of online business:

-- Traffic
-- Conversions
-- Product Creation
-- Technical

All of those can be outsourced too. All of those
are in demand too. All of those can be learned.
All four of those areas are the four key areas
to success online... especially the first two listed.

If you are strong at even just ONE of those areas,
you can make six figures quite quickly if you utilize
your assets and resources best.

In business, it's all about how you play the game...
and the way to play the game and perform well
is how good you are at utilizing your assets!

Someone may be great at copywriting and charge
$15k per salesletter. That person has a great way
to generate income.

However, if that same copywriter uses his/her
skills to land JV's and build strategic alliances
and ventures the RIGHT WAY, that copywriter
can make FAR more money and work FAR less!

One problem I see people have in this market is
they want the path of least resistance. They
refrain from creating products and they focus
on Adsense sites and simple blogs.

There's nothing wrong with that at all, but if
I wanted a quick six figures from starting over
from scratch, I'd find those who are already
there, and strike a deal. That's where a six
figure income can come --- virtually over night!

Respectfully,

Eric Louviere

PS - Did I say make 3k per month quickly in
the subject title? I meant 15k+ quickly. oops
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If you look at the WSO section, you'll
see that very quickly, the top post/offer
will drop off page one in a matter of hours.

That proves...

You cannot possibly create products fast
enough to meet the buying demand of
the marketplace.

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The concept is really fascinating but you'll also need to make a product of a quality which a person with 100,000 subscribers would promote. Having such a huge list means a mark of repeated delivery of quality and he wouldn't wanna feed his list with even "above-average" stuff. It will be a great deal if it goes through smooth but the strings are majorly held by the one with the list. Its you who needs him more and not vice-versa.

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The concept is really fascinating but you'll also need to make a product of a quality which a person with 100,000 subscribers would promote. Having such a huge list means is a mark of repeated delivery of quality and he wouldn't wanna feed his list with even "above-average" stuff.
Anyone.... yep ANYONE... can create a product of high value.

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It will be a great deal if it goes through smooth but the strings are majorly held by the one with the list. Its you who needs him more and not vice-versa.
If I had to start over, I would not mind finishing in second place and allow someone else to hold the strings, if that meant I would make far more money (quicker) than I would otherwise. It's like finishing in second place -- in order to have a first place income.

Not to mention, that person with a 100k list (or 50k or 10k or whatever) is just a person like you and me. Just a person, who cannot possibly create products fast enough to meet the demands of the market (or his/her lists).

Any way you slice it, it's speed and it's money and money loves speed.

Eric

PS - It's just the way I'd do it, that's all.
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Thanks Eric. Enjoyed the read for sure. It's got me thinking...
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This is good for a QUICK burst of income, but I like to build up my PASSIVE, RECURRING income. It's like I am building my retirement fund! A quick hit of $3000 is nice, but I would prefer adding $500 a month to my monthly income
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I think it would be better to stick with the original and more realistic amount of $3k per month as opposed to $15k which is certainly further down the line eric!

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This is good for a QUICK burst of income, but I like to build up my PASSIVE, RECURRING income. It's like I am building my retirement fund! A quick hit of $3000 is nice, but I would prefer adding $500 a month to my monthly income
Jeremy, you are completely missing the point of his post.

You not only gain 3,000 dollars immediately - you also gain:

1. A possible buyers list.
2. A small network of partners.

You would then turn around and 1 week to 1 month later do it again - but this time with the leverage behind you - you could do 6 grand or 15 grand.

Or, you could take that 3 grand, put it into hiring a small team - a writer, SEO person, and some software - you can now do as you like.

Or ideally, you do both - continue to build up your product line, build up your search engine rankings, as well as launch a new product a month.

I figure that doing all three of these things, you could go from nothing to 15k to 30k a month in about 4 months, with ease, if that is what you are doing.

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I think it would be better to stick with the original and more realistic amount of $3k per month as opposed to $15k which is certainly further down the line eric!

Mark
people can go from zero to 15k per month in this business quite quickly. Some would actually go from zero to 15k per month or so, using this method. They'd skip 3k per month and go straight to 15k or even more!

heck, even 30k per month

Do these numbers I'm throwing around seem unrealistic?Now I'm really curious
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Do these numbers I'm throwing around seem unrealistic?Now I'm really curious
Nope.

Most people don't aim high enough. I think 1 million a month isn't "unrealistic" at all.

Granted, it would take a hell of a lot more planning, effort, and infrastructure...

But if you can earn 3k a month - you can scale and earn 300k a month...or more.

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Zactly Rob! Great post.

What's becoming very interesting to me in this thread so far is how people QUICKLY put up walls and limitations. It's like an "automated response mechanism" or something. I'm not saying this to be rude or seem all-knowing or anything, but it certainly JUMPS out at me.

It almost sounds to me like this:

-- 15k per month? Oh God no, that's much further down the line (maybe years out)

-- 3k per month quickly? I'd rather make $500 and build up over a long period of time

-- You would lose control and the one with the big list is KING and you're a peasant

-- I could never create valuable products the KINGS would promote

Perhaps the REAL lesson to learn here in this thread is not the "method" at all... for earning serious income quickly. Hmm... no wonder there's so much garbage in the marketplace and the masses snatch that crap up and buy it.

It seems to me... it's not that people CANT earn big money quickly... it's more that they dont *THINK* they can earn big money quickly.

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Zactly Rob! Great post.

It seems to me... it's not that people CANT earn big money quickly... it's more that they dont *THINK* they can earn big money quickly.

Eric
Bingo.

And really, I think it comes down to two things:

- Lack of confidence in their ability.
- Intellectual laziness.

I won't comment on the lack of confidence, I think it speaks for itself. But the two tie in together.

To build a business that generates 1 million dollars a month - or whatever "large" amount requires ample amounts of planning and decision making.

A majority of people don't want to sit down and think - they want to be told.

"Do A, B, C, in following order, and you will earn 3,000 dollars".

That is an employee mindset. That's why you earn an employee wage of 3k or 10k or 15k.

A real life changing income of 50k or higher is crossing over from employee wage to big business wage.

The business man, the owner mindset, will say:

"I need to develop this product in this market, and we need to implement this infrastructure to make it happen."

They say "to make 1 million, I need to invest in this development, be able to hire this team, this manager, and build this sort of delivery platform"

Those are decisions that most people are afraid to make - because they would rather be told what to do - rather than take risks.

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I think the reason why walls immediately went up is because (IMO) the warrior forum "newbies" has been trained to start small. WSO and free posts on "how to make $1, $5, $10... per day" are more often than "how to make $100k/day"... Somehow we've been trained that the idea of making $100k/day is only for gurus, and that only a few digit income is the only "realistic" one.


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Eric,

I just wanted to tell you a funny story.

I heard about you through my friend/coach Jarrett. After hearing the call you did with him I bought Job Crusher. I'm already making money but I just couldn't resist.

So here is the part I hope you'll enjoy. I copied the section of your ebook about Mike the intermediate marketer. I turned it into a word doc titled "My path to 400k" and I swapped out my name in place of Mike's throughout the story. I also modified it a bit to match the products I am creating etc.

I review it every day at the start to stay on track.

Just your one tip about JV's helped me to get WSO of the Day with my very first product.

So, You DA MAN. Thanks!

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I think the reason why walls immediately went up is because (IMO) the warrior forum "newbies" has been trained to start small. WSO and free posts on "how to make $1, $5, $10... per day" are more often than "how to make $100k/day"... Somehow we've been trained that the idea of making $100k/day is only for gurus, and that only a few digit income is the only "realistic" one.
A lot of that has to do with what people are already "trained" to believe, though.

5 dollars a day seems easy. And when you've worked at jobs your whole life, you are used to, well, employee salary ranges.

Thats why a WSO that says "Earn 1 million a MONTH" is far less "believable" than "Earn 1,000 a Month"

A lot of People see those numbers and imagine some snotty, undeserving "rich" person...because there are two types of people: rich and poor.

It's a mindset thing - we are who we are and we can't earn anymore than it.

That's why if you want to increase sales, you double your selling price and half your earnings expectations.

10,000 a month and only 47 dollars? That isn't realistic...

5,000 a month and 97 dollars? Yeah, I can see that...


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O and btw, for anyone doubting this man's advice....Don't.

He might not be as flashy as some of the other gurus out there but when I have friends' making 500k a year who are telling me this is someone they follow...

Get my point?

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On my own opinion IM offers anyone limitless opportunities to make money
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O and btw, for anyone doubting this man's advice....Don't.
I agree 250%.

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Grr, I wanted to say one last thing because it has to do with mindset.

In Feb 2010 I left my job to pursue IM full time. That doesn't make me special. What made it special was I did it while earning less than $50/month online.

When I posted about it at another well known forum I received a lot of Good Lucks and a lot of criticism for being so naive to think I could replace a full time income in six months (my stated goal).

Well folks.

I had no JV's.
I had no products.
I had no special skills.
I didn't even know what SEO was.
etc etc etc.

I had one thing. BELIEF

Do you know how long it took me to hit my first 3k/month?

Less than 90 days. (In fact I did over 4k my 3rd month)

The thing so many told me was impossible took less than 3 months.

The only thing stopping you from being successful is you.

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A lot of that has to do with what people are already "trained" to believe, though.

5 dollars a day seems easy. And when you've worked at jobs your whole life, you are used to, well, employee salary ranges.

Thats why a WSO that says "Earn 1 million a MONTH" is far less "believable" than "Earn 1,000 a Month"

A lot of People see those numbers and imagine some snotty, undeserving "rich" person...because there are two types of people: rich and poor.

It's a mindset thing - we are who we are and we can't earn anymore than it.

That's why if you want to increase sales, you double your selling price and half your earnings expectations.

10,000 a month and only 47 dollars? That isn't realistic...

5,000 a month and 97 dollars? Yeah, I can see that...


Rob
Rob, man, great stuff. You're crushing it in this thread. lol

That's why I put 3k in the subject title... when the truth is... this is a million
dollar technique. And, I'm right there with you on the 1 million per month.
That figure has been my goal now for more than two years.

I believe in my mind (my beliefs) I have to have the foundation or
infrastructure to reach that level of income. I believe to get to the
1mm per month level, I must:

-- reach a million people
-- have more expensive products/services

It's a lofty goal in my mind and within my belief system, and in my head
I have to have a lot of people and employees in place to reach it. I need
to grow outside of what's currently comfortable for me, and that's the real
challenge for me. comfort zones.

I DO believe I could do it as a company though, it's just a matter of...
will I do the "escaping comfort zones" to actually do it though.

Good stuff man, digging your posts

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very informative thread , i really love reading your post, you are right in every way..

thanks for the amazing content.
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Eric, great post!

I think it all comes down to the mindset we've been talking about a few times.

People need the right mindset and CONFIDENCE in themselves in order to grab all the opportunities out there. Your blue print is awesome and guaranteed to work.

If you ask 10 marketers to work with them I guarantee at least one will work with you and that's all you need.

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Eric,

I just wanted to tell you a funny story.

I heard about you through my friend/coach Jarrett. After hearing the call you did with him I bought Job Crusher. I'm already making money but I just couldn't resist.

So here is the part I hope you'll enjoy. I copied the section of your ebook about Mike the intermediate marketer. I turned it into a word doc titled "My path to 400k" and I swapped out my name in place of Mike's throughout the story. I also modified it a bit to match the products I am creating etc.

I review it every day at the start to stay on track.

Just your one tip about JV's helped me to get WSO of the Day with my very first product.

So, You DA MAN. Thanks!

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Hey James!

That's great man! Very cool. I'm glad to hear your success and action taking like that. I think the entire "visual" thing you're doing is quite powerful IMO. Plus, you've got a plan you are following!!

Most people in the world just *react* in life... coast along... like walking zombies... they do the same things over and over again... in cycles... or trends... habits if you will... and they stay right where they are at... never really growing or escaping comfort zones... they remain in the same habitual cycles.

If people reading this were to write down all the things they spend their time doing on a weekly basis in this business, it would ALL be the same things... over and over... week after week... same stuff.

It's when they do things that are OUTSIDE their comfort zones, will true growth take place... including income. If people feel comfortable tossing up blogs and scripts, and are uncomfortable striking JV's, etc... then well, there you have it.

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Bob: Hey Eric, I've been stuck at 3k per month online the past year. I really-really want to get to six figures. I mostly make that money with my forum. What can I do to finally get over the hump and make six figures??

Eric: Strike JV's! create your own products! Pay for traffic! Add in upsells and downsells! Create a membership site! Add a high ticket offer!

Bob: Oh, I could never do any of that stuff. Thanks for responding

Eric:
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As cliche as it sounds, it's true, people are an escaped comfort zone away from exploding their incomes. Successful business owners do not go from making $50 to $100 to $150 to $200 to $300... and so on to $1 million. No way!! Not at all! Not even close!!

They go something like this:

$0 to $100 to $3000 to $15,000 to $45,000 to $150,000, etc

Quantum leaps!

And those leaps are usually coming from the fact they did something NEW that was outside their existing comfort zones. They took a risk or a chance and they had courage to do something despite fears, challenges, obstacles, adversities, habits and limitations, etc.

Eric
PS - Man, I need to drink coffee more often. lol
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Eric, I love this thread and thanks Rob and James for your contributions!

Some years ago I decided I would write my first book - but not any old book...it had to be one that would net me six figures. Straight out of the gate for an unknown author that seemed ridiculous but I did it. How? By adopting the right mindset and focus - nothing and no-one was going to get in my way.

You guys have reinforced my belief that the same focus works equally as well online and it's a fabulous blueprint that Eric has laid out.

You can do it.

I can do it.

We can do it.

All it takes is stepping beyond belief into that killer focused zone.

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I do think we limit ourselves by predetermining what we *think* we can or cannot do. Most people are afraid of taking risks or doing the work it takes to get beyond a $1 a day mindset. This post has given me lots of food for thought!

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I totally agree with you Eric!

Thanks for this great post as I was just considering something similar myself. I have to admit that it is so easy to jump from business opportunity to business opportunity. There's a new WSO that looks so "shiny" or a new method that you read on a blog or something similar and you think "wow this is an exact method that I can copy and then I'll make $50/day!". I don't buy too many WSO's but I do jump around quite a bit. I have probably tried almost EVERY IM METHOD IN THIS FORUM!
I have made a decent amount online thus far and I won't lie about it but my profits could be higher if I focused my time on the tasks that are most rewarding. I had an Adsense site that made $1/day but then my Adsense got halted because I did not put in the confirmation code correctly for payments to be sent so now they think I live out of country or something. Also I had these little ideas for sites that I put up with the mindset of "oooh if I can make $1/day from this site with adsense/cpa then I'll be so happy!" Pffff what a horrible mindset!
I also did some offline marketing but then realized it probably wouldn't work for me because I am only 17 and have to go to school and do other activities so I can't do like face to face appointments/ telephone calls very easily either. I did land a guy for $500 a month but am still waiting for him to send payment to get started because he is " busy."

Another thing I am interested in is Domain Flipping. I think that you MUST have a great sense of what a good domain name is or else you will fail. I have done a lot of reading on Rick's blog, Elliots Blog, MorganLinton.com, and others. Also DomainSherpa.com has some great videos of interviews with some of the best domainers in the industry including Morgan Linton, Ron Jackson of Dn Journal, Andrew Rosener of Media Options, and a few others. I think that buiding wealth in domains can be achieved even when starting out low but you MUST have a good eye for picking domains whether you are developing them or flipping them.

So that being said, I bought the BringtheFresh course by Kelly Felix and Mike Long and it made me realize that you can make millions only by building a business (theres was info products). Same with the Millionaire Fastlane which is a highly recommended book that I hope you all buy if you want to change your MINDSET but you could get the same idea right in this thread!
You need to find a market that already has a demand! Already has a SHORTAGE, and fill in the gap! That is how you take money out of thin air.
Who are the millionaires in the world? I don't know anyone that becomes a millionaire so fast without running their own business. You need to find a problem in a market and capitalize on it or create a new market to solve a problem that has no existing solutions. That is Marketing 101!

Thanks again for this thread Eric. Money is all about mindset.


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Making huge sums of money has more to do with timing than anything else IMO. It's certainly possible to pull it off, but it takes an insane amount of luck and work.

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people can go from zero to 15k per month in this business quite quickly. Some would actually go from zero to 15k per month or so, using this method. They'd skip 3k per month and go straight to 15k or even more!

heck, even 30k per month

Do these numbers I'm throwing around seem unrealistic? Now I'm really curious
It depends on the mindset of the recipient of that question. If you would have asked me that ten years ago, I would have said "no way!".

Today we've repeated those numbers over and over again because we have developed a proven system (after a ton of trial and error), so today I would give an emphatic "yes!"

A while ago you made a post that would have been very germaine to your OP. You stated that if you have a business that makes 5k per month, then you have a 5k-per-month system. If you want to make 15k per month or 100k per month, the system needs to be modified / scaled up / etc.

With the right foundation people CAN earn those kind of numbers and pretty quickly too. My take on it is that it all starts with the right mindset, because action alone is not enough. I see people mind#$% themselves or sabotage their businesses once they start seeing some success.

Some people can scale up in 2-3 months, while others take 2-3 years; everyone has a different learning style, budget, hours of availabitily, different levels of focus, etc.

So to me those numbers look realistic, but I'm at a point in my IM career where I've been at this a long time, so I have a much different perspective than I did back in the late 1990s.......

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I don't think just any newbie marketer could go along and do something like this. It truly takes a business mindset to go ahead and make some real money. Doesn't really matter what the business is but you have to think on a bigger scale to make more.

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Making huge sums of money has more to do with timing than anything else IMO. It's certainly possible to pull it off, but it takes an insane amount of luck and work.
You could take your statement and fill in the blanks with just about anything.

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Making huge sums of money has more to do with ______ than anything else IMO. It's certainly possible to pull it off, but it takes an insane amount of _____ and ______.

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You could take your statement and fill in the blanks with just about anything.

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Eric,

Did you read my longer post?

Look above.

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This is good for a QUICK burst of income, but I like to build up my PASSIVE, RECURRING income. It's like I am building my retirement fund! A quick hit of $3000 is nice, but I would prefer adding $500 a month to my monthly income
You need to read the report in Eric's sig. The one he tells you not to read.

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You need to read the report in Eric's sig. The one he tells you not to read.

Of course, no one tells moi what I can't do - so I had to subscribe (again) and read those reports (again). And it was well worth it (again).
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Making huge sums of money has more to do with timing than anything else IMO. It's certainly possible to pull it off, but it takes an insane amount of luck and work.
This is an exact example of the mindset I'm talking about.

"There are two types of people: rich and poor, lucky and unlucky..."

Money is made through planning, skill and coordination, nothing more.

Bill Gates didn't have any money when he started Microsoft. He had a plan though - sell his software to a big computer maker. That was it - Joint Venture with computer makers - make them see the value in his software.

And he did before he had even developed the platform.


We all know the story, he got the contract because he sold them on the benefits.

He then took that money, quickly got a prototype up and went for it.

Let's look at another example:

Huffington. She leveraged her business savvy, got 1 million in investment money and moved Huffington Post to a 300 million dollar "site flip".

And how about another:

Sam Walton had a dream of having every Wal Mart everywhere. He knew that he could do it if he followed three things:

1. Lowest price around.
2. Treat employee's like owners.
3. Treat customers with respect.

He then went on and developed/planned and grew the biggest chain today.

There are plenty of examples where it could seem like "luck"...but I like to make my own luck.

How?

By not quitting. If I keep trying, doing the right things (like finding holes in the market, developing strategies to supply those holes, and then scaling for growth), I will hit the "big time" - luck will come. It's a strong statistical probability, if I do what I said above.

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Rob, man, great stuff. You're crushing it in this thread. lol
Thanks Eric. This is why I think we need a "running a business" forum inside the WF - there is a lot of stuff a lot of us could teach to help newbies get from 100 a day to 10,000 a day - if they would listen.

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I have a weird belief about luck.
It's just one of those quirky things
I guess...

I believe when I keep things simple,
Lady Luck finds me.

When I make things too complicated
(for myself, partners, customers, the
market, etc) I think Lady Luck scratches
her head and says "hmm... too
complicated for nature, Eric."

Just one of the many quirky things
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from baseball for me. If I went into
a slump, I learned from an assistant
coach to "keep it simple" to get
out of the slump. It works to this
day.

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You need to read the report in Eric's sig. The one he tells you not to read.

Of course, no one tells moi what I can't do - so I had to subscribe (again) and read those reports (again). And it was well worth it (again).
Mr. Kindsvater, thanks for that. I'm glad you liked it my man!

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Cool thread... turned into a more important thread on mindset.

A friend once told me that we learn a lot at school but nothing about money and finance.

That, we acquire from our parents.

I'm not saying you dont have to work hard but... I definatley grew up feeling like you had to work hard just to earn enough to survive. With a silly attitude that it was very cool to be tough, working class... no one wants to be a floppy haired rich boy who wears silly clothes and speaks with a funny accent (think Royal Family in the UK).

Daft mindset when it's not just how hard you work... it's how you spend, focus and leverage your time.

Still learning and breaking old mindsets.

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P.S. Someone said that our brains are filled with concrete and bull****.

You have to smash through the concrete and clear out the bull.... only to find another layer and another and another.

We have so many silly, illogical, pre-conceived ideas that make no sense what so ever that hold us back (eg. fears and excuses not to suceed).

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I have actually done this so I can say from experience that this does in fact work. This is one of these threads that you who are in need should put into action.
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This thread just rocks.

One of the things I saw earlier reminded me of something I learned from Brendon Burchard.

For those of you not familiar with Brendon; he's a fantastic guy to follow.

Anyway, his thing went something like this...(paraphrasing here)

NEVER say I can't do _______ because I don't have _______.

ALWAYS I want ______ so I better go get ________.

Now, if that doesn't make sense let me explain. A few weeks ago I didn't have JV's. I could have said "I can't do a WSO because I don't have JV's.

Instead I said, I want to do a WSO so I better go get JV's.

Mindset is everything in every aspect of your life.

Just like the old saying goes, "he who think he can and he who thinks he can't are both usually right."

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This thread just rocks.

One of the things I saw earlier reminded me of something I learned from Brendon Burchard.

For those of you not familiar with Brendon; he's a fantastic guy to follow.

Anyway, his thing went something like this...(paraphrasing here)

NEVER say I can't do _______ because I don't have _______.

ALWAYS I want ______ so I better go get ________.

Now, if that doesn't make sense let me explain. A few weeks ago I didn't have JV's. I could have said "I can't do a WSO because I don't have JV's.

Instead I said, I want to do a WSO so I better go get JV's.

Mindset is everything in every aspect of your life.

Just like the old saying goes, "he who think he can and he who thinks he can't are both usually right."

Cheers all,

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Hey, that's kick ass! Thanks for the Brendan thing.

Btw... The kind of numbers Eric is bandying around isn't impossible. I used to work for a company that now makes 7 figure a month online. It's all about hiring and scalability. The one-man-band approach can get you pretty far, but if you want to start making the millions, you need to start looking into "boring" things like hiring, scalability and systemization.

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This is an exact example of the mindset I'm talking about.

Steve Jobs didn't have any money when he started Microsoft. He had a plan though - sell his software to a big computer maker. That was it - Joint Venture with computer makers - make them see the value in his software.
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I plan to do this almost exact same technique after I start making a little money .. it really is the quickest way to get up there and start making money. Always use the leverage of others whenever you can.
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I just thanked you.Got a very valid point about JV, i completely forget that.Thanks again.

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I absolutely agree with what you say about making deals with other marketers. One of the most common mistakes people do is try to do everything by themselves.
Outsourcing is also important.
Many people say: do it all by yourself, make money and THEN outsource, JV, whatever...
I think this is a mistake. I say: outsource all the activities you don't enjoy doing or you are not good at from day 1, and concentrate on the things you like, because if you wait for the day you will take massive action and do everything by yourself, that day might never come!
In offline businesses is much more common to make deals with other people and to outsource but for some reason it is not done much when it comes to online businesses.
Conclusion: Work with other people! You'll be much more successful!!!!!
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You know, I don't spend a lot of time on this forum these days.

Fact is, I've been far too busy tied up working... both for myself and for clients.

I don't know what prompted me to visit here today, but man... am I glad I did.

Eric... this is probably the best post I've ever read on this forum. Seriously.

I've been brainstorming how to scale up my operation lately and one thing I've had to accept is I can't do it all.

I'm a great copywriter... and a pretty sharp marketer. I've put together some killer promotions, and made a lot of clients a lot of money.

That's my strength... my forte... my "thing".

Traffic? I don't really know a lot about it. I have some fundamental ideas, but learning everything from scratch would take me a long time.

Product creation? Sure, I *can* do it... but I'd much rather partner with someone who is already an expert in that market and can give years to insight both to me as a marketer and to his/her customers... who has real verified experience to set them apart from the pack.

Technical stuff? I'm reasonably tech-savvy, but complicated issues take me a long time to solve. I'd rather pay someone else to do that stuff for me.

So what I'm doing now is teaming up with other people who specialize in areas I don't to create some truly special offerings.

It's a lesson people have told me over and over... but one that has just begun to finally sink in.

Anyway Eric... I wanted to publicly thank you for such a great post. This is the real life-changing stuff people should be listening to... and I hope they do.

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Wow this is a quite interesting post that has openned my eyes in many different ways and directions..

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