How Big is Your IM Dream?

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I've heard a lot of people say that internet marketing is just a pipe dream; well if you hang around this forum a bit, you will get to meet people who are living that 'pipe' dream.

So, we know IM is not a dream. However, I also know it is important to have a dream for your business. I've been told that while the dream should be big and somewhat scary, it should also be kept realistic.

Whether you're a veteran or a newbie, I just want to know: how big is your dream for your internet marketing business?
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  • Profile picture of the author DotComBum
    My dream is to earn at least $100/day online, I hope that's not consider too big :p
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  • Profile picture of the author Robby54
    My mentor earns about $800,000 monthly (been building his empire for quite some time) so that's my goal.
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        Originally Posted by MikeWike View Post

        That's SICK..
        Hey Mike, why do you think so?
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  • Profile picture of the author David Sneen
    My vision is not measured in money. But, when it happens, money won't be an issue.
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    • Profile picture of the author WriterWahm
      Originally Posted by David Sneen View Post

      My vision is not measured in money. But, when it happens, money won't be an issue.
      Great to hear that David. Care to share what your vision is? I am really interested in knowing. Thanks.
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      • Profile picture of the author SangGuna
        My dream is to archive 100day online on IM before end of 2012..

        But now,i want to archive 300usd before end of march..
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  • Profile picture of the author JForsberg
    My dream for now, is about 45.000-60.000$ a month. I'm using only one MLM site called SFI. So that's 45-60 grand a residual on other peoples work. Right now I'm doing 3-5$ a month. (Geez..) so there's a long way. Still in the learning process and I have chosen to not bother with email marketing. "But the money is in the list" Sure, but I got another list - it's still a list.
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    • Goal:
      $1000 a day = 30k a month
      $1000 a day is only $100 ten times shouldn't be to hard, patience is everything
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    • Profile picture of the author WriterWahm
      Originally Posted by Paul Gram View Post

      Internet Marketing isn't a business, it's a vehicle to market whatever your business is. That being said...10 million dollars per year.
      You are absolutely right, Paul. I teach this to my students and it's great to hear you articulate it.
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  • Profile picture of the author lukem
    Enough to look after my family, anything else is a bonus
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    • Profile picture of the author cduane82
      I would be estatic if I could make $1000 per day frow my website. That's my dream goal. Right now I would be estatic if I could make $100 per month.
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    • Profile picture of the author zharfan
      Originally Posted by x3xsolxdierx3x View Post

      ...just keeping it real...
      this is my dream
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  • Profile picture of the author Mikal Laster
    $100,000 - $500,000 a month
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  • Profile picture of the author PaulyC
    My ultimate dream with IM is to be doing well enough to live life the exact way I want to without any financial pressures in the background... For me this means buying a house with cash, having a few cars that I bought cash (I love cars), and being able to work as much or as little as I like on a daily basis.

    This probably works out to be about $500K per year, which is just over $1K per day.

    Freedom is the ultimate dream though, money is the way to get there.
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    • Originally Posted by PaulyC View Post

      My ultimate dream with IM is to be doing well enough to live life the exact way I want to without any financial pressures in the background... For me this means buying a house with cash, having a few cars that I bought cash (I love cars), and being able to work as much or as little as I like on a daily basis.

      This probably works out to be about $500K per year, which is just over $1K per day.

      Freedom is the ultimate dream though, money is the way to get there.
      My thoughts exactly. It's all about freedom. Being able to lie on the couch with your family and not having to ever worry about money.

      For me, the dream is $1,000,000 a year. It's a big goal, but I like to adopt the shoot for the moon and if you miss you will land amongst the stars.
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  • Profile picture of the author x3xsolxdierx3x
    ...Aside from my little injection of Dr. Evil there, my IM goals revolve around consistency....

    Because I'm also a Soldier, serving in Kuwait, i have very little time right now to work on anything IM related. It's not an excuse...with my mission here, it's just the way it is and has to be until I get home.

    I've earned the span of everything from $5/day to several $100 a day....I have outliers both ways. My ultimate goal is to CONSISTENTLY earn $100/day. I'd define "consistent", in relation to that goal, as a month strait of $100/day earnings.
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  • Profile picture of the author mayan21
    1000$ per day before end of this year,but currently im making only 5$ per day
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  • Profile picture of the author TiffanyLambert
    I don't set a dollar amount on my dream - never have. I might have a specific "thing" I need paid, like "$36,000 tuition by April 15th" or whatever, but I don't make a daily number just for goal purposes.

    I just do my best and analyze it at the end of the year and see what I did that increased sales.
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  • Profile picture of the author Steveday8
    my site is only a couple of months old but I want to own my niche! thats my goal to be as big as amazon... but just in my niche!

    Money wise I'm aiming at $500 a day but so far i have no traffic so little way to go yet :-)

    I do have a very short term goal at the moment though and that is to find myself a good honest mentor! And i think i have too!

    Best of luck to all getting your goals though, I spent a year researching IM before i built my first site and it real all achievable! STICK TO YOUR DREAMS and don't let fear get in the way!
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    • Profile picture of the author fin
      My IM dream is:

      Money = enough to live very comfortably

      Time = so time is non-existent (except for flight times etc)

      Mobility = the world is my backyard (literally)

      Mind = Completely in control (which will only happen living the life I want, which is IM)
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  • Profile picture of the author jamesrich1
    A goal is just a dream with a deadline. One of my goals is to help 100 struggling entrepreneurs free themselves from the 99% crowd. Execution in progress. First milestone set for Oct 14, 2012.
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    • Profile picture of the author Charlesbass
      I'm a 24 year old musician who recently realized that I needed some sort of regular income in order to do all the things I want in my life. (Lots of martial arts, create and play my music, write a few books, educate myself, etc.)

      My goal is to be able to make something like 100$/day with something that requires very little maintenance. When I get there, I will finally be able to focus entirely on my arts and hobbies without all the stress that comes along with juggling gigs here and there to pay a rent.

      I am a very hard-worker and I am convinced that I will make it. Hopefully, I can one day earn my living doing the things I really love.
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      • Profile picture of the author WriterWahm
        Originally Posted by Steveday8 View Post

        my site is only a couple of months old but I want to own my niche! thats my goal to be as big as amazon... but just in my niche!
        Don't worry that your site is only a couple of months, Steve. Consistently offering value to your niche is a good place to start.

        Originally Posted by TBInternetMarketing View Post

        My thoughts exactly. It's all about freedom. Being able to lie on the couch with your family and not having to ever worry about money.
        Freedom seems to be a recurring theme here and I like your insertion of spending time with family. A great dream to have,


        Originally Posted by Michael Mason View Post

        I have a pretty humble dream. First I want to get to $100 a day, and then to the 6 figure a year mark. I don't need a mansion or fancy cars, just enough to live comfortably and do some traveling.

        Great Michael. You even have a plan ... I also want to do some traveling and I plan to do it soon even though I have 2 little children.

        Originally Posted by Charlesbass View Post

        I'm a 24 year old musician who recently realized that I needed some sort of regular income in order to do all the things I want in my life. (Lots of martial arts, create and play my music, write a few books, educate myself, etc.)
        Money certainly helps. You could still do a lot of stuff without money but it helps.
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    • Profile picture of the author WriterWahm
      Originally Posted by PaulyC View Post

      My ultimate dream with IM is to be doing well enough to live life the exact way I want to without any financial pressures in the background... For me this means buying a house with cash, having a few cars that I bought cash (I love cars), and being able to work as much or as little as I like on a daily basis.

      This probably works out to be about $500K per year, which is just over $1K per day.

      Freedom is the ultimate dream though, money is the way to get there.
      Freedom from financial pressure is a huge motivating factor for a lot of us. I understand the need to buy a house and a few cars but like you said, freedom is the ultimate dream. So is your definition of freedom a house and cars? Just being curious.

      Originally Posted by x3xsolxdierx3x View Post

      I've earned the span of everything from $5/day to several $100 a day....I have outliers both ways. My ultimate goal is to CONSISTENTLY earn $100/day. I'd define "consistent", in relation to that goal, as a month strait of $100/day earnings.
      Oh I loved your Dr.Evil insertion. Gave me a good laugh. I like your goal and the consistency factor. I can understand why you won't have time just about now; it must be hectic. But all things in good time.

      Originally Posted by TiffanyDow View Post

      I don't set a dollar amount on my dream - never have. I might have a specific "thing" I need paid, like "$36,000 tuition by April 15th" or whatever, but I don't make a daily number just for goal purposes.

      I just do my best and analyze it at the end of the year and see what I did that increased sales.
      I am just learning to do that Tiff. Realized that I can set a specific goal to raise a certain amount of money for a particular period and work towards it. It really works for me. I also know you don't set a dollar amount on your business or you wouldn't spend so much time helping others.

      Originally Posted by jamesrich1 View Post

      A goal is just a dream with a deadline. One of my goals is to help 100 struggling entrepreneurs free themselves from the 99% crowd. Execution in progress. First milestone set for Oct 14, 2012.
      Lovely dream James! Love the fact that you've set a milestone.
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  • Profile picture of the author Michael Mason
    I have a pretty humble dream. First I want to get to $100 a day, and then to the 6 figure a year mark. I don't need a mansion or fancy cars, just enough to live comfortably and do some traveling.
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  • Profile picture of the author specialized
    What Michael said. ^

    That happens to be my position also, exactly.
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  • Profile picture of the author mikelukjaniec
    I have a lifestyle ambition, so I need whatever sum it takes to achieve it!
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  • Profile picture of the author Usmile
    As far as my mine is concern my IM dream is as big as what my mind is capable of doing. For me as an internet marketer you should have a wide goal and willing to take any kind of road in going there. The catch is, I never put limits on everything I do.
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  • Profile picture of the author drmani
    Originally Posted by WriterWahm View Post

    So, we know IM is not a dream. However, I also know it is important to have a dream for your business. I've been told that while the dream should be big and somewhat scary, it should also be kept realistic.
    Vision is probably the single most important thing for a
    business - yet is often pushed to the back-burner, while
    less important stuff gets mindshare.

    Thanks for bringing up this question.

    I've been listening recently to Jay Abraham's "Mastermind
    Marketing" course, and he talks about goals in the end.

    One bit caught my attention. It was the emphasis upon
    identifying your unique WHY - and defining it CLEARLY.

    If you set making $X a month/year as your only goal, then
    when you realize the route to making it happen isn't quite
    what you enjoy or want to do at all, there could be a
    serious disconnect... which takes away from the enjoyment
    and satisfaction you get from "success".

    Paul Myers' lovely ebook on Goal Setting first made me
    think hard with one quote about "wanting to be a millionaire".
    He said (or words to that effect), "If your dream is to relax
    on the beach, you don't need a million bucks in the bank. You
    need a car to ride to it, and a map to show you where the
    beach is!"

    Too often, we over-emphasize the cost of an end-result - and
    that sidetracks us from achieving what we REALLY want.

    Worth taking time over the next few days (if you haven't
    already) to ask WHY - not superficially, but really deep
    inside - WHY you are doing this... and what you want from
    it all.

    Define. Visualize. Believe.

    Plan. Act. Achieve.

    My own IM dream is VERY big - and involves touching hundreds
    of little lives.

    Yes, it needs money. And a lot more, too.

    All success
    Dr.Mani

    P.S. - Forget "realistic" - just dream... then make it happen!
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  • Profile picture of the author Edge88
    Wall-street big. There's always a path to your goal. If it's really your goal.
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  • Profile picture of the author positivemagic
    What do you call 'realistic'? There is no such thing in IM. I believe the amount you can make is no limit according to your very own beliefs. You in fact limit yourself. If you can reprogram your beliefs, you will reprogram your income. For me there is no glass ceiling. #BeMighty
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  • Profile picture of the author carlhenson
    Actually, I think my dream is pretty big.

    I want to earn at least $10k per month on Adsense.
    I want to earn at least $10k per month on selling digital products as an affiliate.
    I want to earn at least $10k per month on CPA.
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  • Profile picture of the author Harvey M
    As a 17 year old, $100 a day is very handsome residual income.
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    There's no need for a Plan B because it distracts from Plan A.
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  • Profile picture of the author surferchris
    My dream is to put most my profits in starting a business that would help the less fortunate in developing countries. Most likely through micro finance
    and help provide them in the process with the most common human basic needs like, food, clean water, shelter and education.
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  • Profile picture of the author CDarklock
    Originally Posted by WriterWahm View Post

    I've heard a lot of people say that internet marketing is just a pipe dream
    In 1985, I set out ten goals extending fifty years into the future.

    Everyone laughed.

    Basically, I said that by the end of 1990, I would have a salaried job being paid annually instead of hourly. And it proceeded from there.

    1990 - Salaried job
    1995 - $25k/year
    2000 - $50k/year
    2005 - $100k/year
    2010 - $250k/year
    2015 - $250k/year passive
    2020 - $1 MM net worth
    2025 - $1 MM cash
    2030 - $5 MM cash
    2035 - $10 MM cash

    Halfway through this process, I've hit four of the five goals I set. Granted, I was a few months late on a couple of them, but the only one I flat-out missed was the one where I would make $250k by the end of 2010.

    I have not altered my plans appreciably. I have simply shifted my focus to concentrate on the passive aspect. My 2025-2035 goals have shifted a couple times... originally they were net worth of 1, 2, 5, and 10 million... but it still ends up $10 million in 2035. It's just that now I'm targeting cash, not net worth, because in 1994 my parents had a "net worth" of about $2 million when they declared bankruptcy. (Net worth is not money. Cash is money. The goal is money.)

    I evaluate my progress every year, starting around September (specifically Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year). I determine whether what I'm doing is going to get me where I want to go, and if I conclude that it's not likely (around Yom Kippur), I construct a new plan that will get me where I want to go. Then I implement that plan.

    Each of those processes takes about a month, so in general I'll spend October planning and November implementing. The idea is to finish the preparation right around Chanukah. This gives me December through August - nine months - to execute the new plan and gather data on how well it works.

    Notice the lack of anything about how. Right now, the plan for $250k passive is "membership sites." Do you think I would have written "membership sites" on my plan in 1985?

    Now, here's the real kicker.

    Everyone is still laughing.

    When I said I was going to have a full time salaried job in 1990, everyone laughed. "Doing what?" they said. I didn't know. They handwaved it and told me there was no way in hell I'd get a full-time salaried job before I was 20. But I did - I joined the Air Force. And then I realised it wasn't going to get me where I wanted, so I left.

    When I said I was going to make $25k in salary before 1995, everyone laughed. "Doing what?" they said. I didn't know. They handwaved it and said there was no way in hell I could make $25k without a four-year college degree in something useful, and all I had was a two-year degree in Occult Science. But I also had a security clearance, thanks to my time in the Air Force, and I lived in the D.C. area which made it pretty simple for me to turn basic computer skills into a job installing network and communication lines around secure facilities.

    They laughed at $50k before 2000. "Doing what?" - well, as it turned out, writing software for lawyers and banks. They laughed at $100k before 2005. "Doing what?" - designing and building SCM solutions for local businesses. And they laughed at $250k before 2010. "Doing what?" - well, the plan was to become a full-time project manager at Microsoft.

    But in 2008, it became reasonably clear that I wasn't going to make that goal. Instead, I was stuck as an assistant project manager in the QA division, making only $180k. And since I honestly didn't think I was going to get a 40% raise in two years, I walked away from that in 2009 to do the IM thing.

    Everyone in my life rallied to stop me, and force me back into a salaried job in corporate America which they understood. The drama around this has basically prevented me from accomplishing much of anything in the past three years. Most of them have left, and those who can't leave - my blood relatives - are basically not speaking to me.

    When they do speak to me, if I happen to tell them what I'm planning or what I'm doing, they laugh. They tell me it will never work. Most recently, my father told me I couldn't make the kind of money I was planning because I'm not attractive enough and people don't like me.

    It doesn't matter how big your dream is. I dealt with the same basic opposition when all I wanted was a job. When the income I was after amounted to $2k a month. And as your goals get bigger, the criticism and the outright nastiness will only get worse.

    Which is one of the major reasons rich people don't hang out with "normal" people. Because on the way there, you'll rapidly discover that the only people who will ever give a crap about you or your goals are the people with similar goals.

    And once you get there - once you've got a six or seven or eight figure income - you'll discover just as rapidly how much everyone's tune changes when they think they can get something from you.

    Which will just flat-out make you sick, and you'll want nothing more to do with them.

    I've been losing friends for a dozen years now. There's basically nobody left. The only people I could conceivably call "friends" today are people I've met on forums like this one.

    Some of those are starting to get nasty because they expected to ride my coattails to success, and I'm not moving fast enough for their taste. They want me to give up the "pipe dream" of running $200 a month membership sites, $500 annual live seminars, and $2k products in a box that goes "thud" on your doorstep.

    They just want me to release $10 WSOs with 100% commission, so they can make money from me.

    Meanwhile, I release $20 products at 50% commission, and they turn up their noses at the same damn $10 commission because it's more than $10 and less than 100% and it's not a WSO, so they're not going to mail for it. Because that's a pipe dream, too.

    Never let people tell you what can't be done.

    Ignore the people laughing at you. They'll laugh until you succeed, and then they'll just find something else to laugh at. Screw them. Screw them right in the ear.

    Just go out there and do it. Find something likely to get you closer to where you're trying to go, and go do it. Then just keep doing it until you get somewhere, and look at whether you're closer to where you're going. If so, do it again. If not, try something else.
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    • Profile picture of the author Sandra Martinez
      my goal is to make double to my house expenses working only 3 hours a day.

      I´m happy with that.
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    • Profile picture of the author bchez
      Originally Posted by CDarklock View Post


      Everyone laughed.
      ...then I sat down and started to play. lolz
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      • Profile picture of the author CDarklock
        Originally Posted by bchez View Post

        ...then I sat down and started to play. lolz
        Classic reference FTW. Nice.
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  • Profile picture of the author Brendan Carl
    Probably, to begin, $100 a month. I started my blog around a week ago, so right now I am focusing on building traffic, not making money. Once I reach around 25-50 unique visitors a day CONSISTENTLY, I will set up a squeeze page for the Easy Cash Webinar product Alex Jeffreys provides his students (I am a Marketing With Alex student) and will work on my own traffic product and/or blogging product.

    But, now, my focus is on driving traffic. My first roadmark I want to hit is at least $100 a month and then build a lot from there to $100 per day. But right now, my goal is 25-50 unique visitors per day.
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  • Profile picture of the author HappyLuke
    My dream goes outside of IM. IM is just part of it.
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  • Profile picture of the author Joseph Robinson
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    How big is my IM dream? Well, it fits in a USPS flat rate box. It makes shipping very affordable. :p

    In all seriousness, $300 per day by the end of the year is my goal. IM is not the end goal for me professionally; but has been a fun and lucrative way to go through college and build a nest egg for the future.
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  • Profile picture of the author Troy_Phillips
    My IM dream has no income cap. There is always an upsale .. always.

    My partner and I have set a goal for 250,000 list members in the IM Field, by The second quarter of 2013. WE have a goal of $100,000 a month by 1-1-2013 with 1\3 being invested back each month into building the list, improving the site, and all the other expenses related to online business.

    That percentage will be adjusted by our accountant as the year goes on for the fact we would rather spend money on traffic and building the business as to fund our respective governments. No matter what we do they will get plenty anyway.
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    • Profile picture of the author CDarklock
      Originally Posted by Troy_Phillips View Post

      My IM dream has no income cap. There is always an upsale .. always.
      I have a philosophical difference with this, but it's not a question of "right" and "wrong." It all comes down to this bit from Wall Street:

      Bud: How much is enough, Gordon? When does it all end, huh? How many yachts can you water-ski behind? How much is enough, huh?

      Gekko: It's not a question of enough, pal. It's a Zero Sum game - somebody wins, somebody loses. Money itself isn't lost or made, it's simply transferred - from one perception to another.
      You can't dedicate your entire life to the pursuit of "more." There's always "more" and it never ends. You can't tell how you're doing. Goals need to be measurable.

      And you can't measure "more." It's boolean. Either there is more or there is not.

      Me, I don't like that. I like absolute destinations, not relative ones. But YMMV.
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      • Profile picture of the author Troy_Phillips
        I just feel if you limit yourself to $100 a day .... you set the limit. But I do see where you are coming from.

        Most millionaires just want one more million lol.

        By the way .. I enjoyed your post. Very seldom do you read a post that you can feel the honesty in like you can in that one.



        Originally Posted by CDarklock View Post

        I have a philosophical difference with this, but it's not a question of "right" and "wrong." It all comes down to this bit from Wall Street:



        You can't dedicate your entire life to the pursuit of "more." There's always "more" and it never ends. You can't tell how you're doing. Goals need to be measurable.

        And you can't measure "more." It's boolean. Either there is more or there is not.

        Me, I don't like that. I like absolute destinations, not relative ones. But YMMV.
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  • Profile picture of the author Genycis
    Here's my dream, and I pray to God that it'll happen, but WHEN (not if, as if already indicates failure) it happens, my dream would be:

    - Making minimum $400 a week from my hip hop beats
    - Making minimum $400 a week from my producer soundkits site
    - Making minimum $400 a week from each of my ebook sites (2 currently)
    - Making minimum $400 a week from affiliate marketing
    - Making minimum $100 a week from Google Adsense (I'm roughly at 100 a month now)
    - Making minimum $400 a week from other miscellaneous blog sites and such I have

    That roughly equates to $2100 a week. Of course, I'd prefer to make more but it'd be nice to see that I can reach all of those goals above to where I'm making the above minimum every single week.

    My dream would ultimately be to make enough money that I can rely on my work as my career. A big part of this dream and wanting it to come to reality is for my goals, which are:

    - Put some money in savings for our son's future
    - Take the burden off of my wife due to my unemployment at this time and let her take time off of work instead, knowing comfortably that I am making great money to which she can do so with no worries.
    - Give my mom and dad some money each week or month to help them with their struggles and finances (they do so much for us, I would love to be able to give back)
    - Send my grandmother money to move down here in her remaining years.
    - Help my siblings
    - Donate money to a children's fund that helps children struggling with disease or cancer or other things.
    - Donate to a homeless shelter, even if it happens to be in the form of a large chunk of food donations
    - Put some in savings
    - Spend some for me
    - Reinvest to rinse and repeat and increase the process above.

    There's more I'd like to do, and WHEN I reach those minimum goals above, I'd love to be able to help more. I am beyond thankful to God for just the point that I have made so far, with the talents I've been blessed with, the resources such as this site and you all that I've learned more things from, and so much more, even if I'm only scratching the surface after some years with a couple hundred a month or so. Prayers and hard work have gotten me this far so far... so I am trying my hardest and praying I get to my goals so I can definitely pay it forward.

    Here's to all of your dreams.. may they become reality... and for those of you that are living your dream now, please take a moment to reflect on where you were, what you do now, and pay it forward to someone, whether your parent, friend, or the stranger down the street that may be looking for a bite to eat. And may 2012 bring your revenues and incomes to increase at least 2x or 3x the amounts you've made from 2011 coming into 2012!
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    Genycis
    -- Absorbing & implementing. Need hip hop beats for your business needs? Hit me up!
    -- Posting my experiences and so forth with my own blog.
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  • Profile picture of the author zaco
    Hmmm lets see, I would like to create a whole site with a new idea "I guess everybody has this dream lol" where it becomes famous and people come to my site cuze they know it, not because I do SEO or Article marketing.. ppc ..etc..

    Now my sites depend on Google which is not good at all, I don't want to be an affiliate for other companies or create a product for a specific type of people..
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  • Profile picture of the author pj413
    Define realistic? I don't there should be a realistic goal. My own personal dream is to make over 100 million in internet businesses.
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    • Profile picture of the author WriterWahm
      If you don't think there should be a realistic goal (and I'm not disagreeing with you btw), do you think there should be practicable goals?

      Originally Posted by pj413 View Post

      Define realistic? I don't there should be a realistic goal. My own personal dream is to make over 100 million in internet businesses.
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  • Massive million dollar launches, and physical products such as cd's and books.
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  • Profile picture of the author bchez
    My current goal is.... $150 a day with perhaps 3-4 hours of work a day.
    I am a break it down into smaller pieces type of girl.
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    My website - nothing to sell related to IM - but if you like style and fashion, come play. :)
    www.styleclarity.com

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  • Profile picture of the author Oliver Williams
    I think having a reason is by far the most important element if your reason is strong enough and compelling to you. If your reason is so compelling that it drives you to focus your determinations day in and day out then you have a real motive.

    The universe has a way of stepping aside for the determined mind.
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    Don't believe everything you think
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  • Profile picture of the author Diice
    Originally Posted by WriterWahm View Post

    I've heard a lot of people say that internet marketing is just a pipe dream; well if you hang around this forum a bit, you will get to meet people who are living that 'pipe' dream.

    So, we know IM is not a dream. However, I also know it is important to have a dream for your business. I've been told that while the dream should be big and somewhat scary, it should also be kept realistic.

    Whether you're a veteran or a newbie, I just want to know: how big is your dream for your internet marketing business?
    Good question!

    $10,000 per month would be nice. That doesnt mean that when i get there im going to stop though. Dream BIG

    -Michael
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  • Profile picture of the author BannedManosankar
    BECOME THE GREATEST IM MARKETER AND NEXT BILL GATES
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