Is Internet Marketing Really Your Dream Job?

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For every newbie it seems like it from the outside (I know it does for me)... but I wanted to hear the opinions from people who have been successfully doing it for years.

There is obviously a lack of social activity compared to other careers and keeping motivated may be a problem for some people.

Has anything turned out to be better or worse than you expected?

- Trevor
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  • Profile picture of the author ryanmilligan
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    I always knew it was going to work out. I had to make it work.

    I don't really mind being on my own and I do see my friends most nights so its not really a big deal being on my own for like 8-10 hours of the day.

    But, yeah, IM is my dream job and I love it.
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  • Profile picture of the author Chrisbroholm
    I'm not sure its IM that is my dream job particularly, but a job where I can be my own boss and work by my own schedule. I tried poker before, but found it too difficult to become a consistent winner. Now I swapped to IM and I'm already enjoying it a lot, I can resonate a lot with what Ryan said just above. I don't mind working on my own either.
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  • Profile picture of the author sunilrana
    Yes Internet Marketing Really Your Dream Job is my deeam jobe.Because always i like to do work on internet.
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    • Profile picture of the author philhunter
      On the plus side there is an almost limitless amount of money to be earned, you have no boss, you can work when you like go on holiday when you like and enjoy freedom.

      On the negative side its lonely, you have to be very self motivated, there is no guarantees you will earn anything at all, if you let it it can start to consume your whole life.

      I think its great as long as you can keep a balance between marketing and real life, if you let it, it will swallow up your days, weeks months and years before you know whats happening.
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      • Profile picture of the author kayebee
        Originally Posted by philhunter View Post

        On the plus side there is an almost limitless amount of money to be earned, you have no boss, you can work when you like go on holiday when you like and enjoy freedom.

        On the negative side its lonely, you have to be very self motivated, there is no guarantees you will earn anything at all, if you let it it can start to consume your whole life.

        I think its great as long as you can keep a balance between marketing and real life, if you let it, it will swallow up your days, weeks months and years before you know whats happening.
        I completely agree with everything you said here. I've been in IM for over a year and while I still have plenty to learn, I don't feel like I'm a newbie anymore. I want it to become successful because I want the dream to be part of this reality. I love working alone and having the freedom to go wherever to do something I really love to do. However, currently I have another job that's really stressful but I spend most of my spare time online working on my website. I think about IM when I go to sleep. I try to stay up as long as I can. I know it's swallowing me but I get so engulfed with what I'm doing that it's easy to lose track of time. Plus I feel if I don't work hard then I'm not going to be as successful as I could be. Even though I'm not making lots of money, I can honestly say that I love what I'm doing with IM. I'm trying to help people with work that I enjoy.
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      • Profile picture of the author Trevor M
        Originally Posted by philhunter View Post

        On the plus side there is an almost limitless amount of money to be earned, you have no boss, you can work when you like go on holiday when you like and enjoy freedom.

        On the negative side its lonely, you have to be very self motivated, there is no guarantees you will earn anything at all, if you let it it can start to consume your whole life.

        I think its great as long as you can keep a balance between marketing and real life, if you let it, it will swallow up your days, weeks months and years before you know whats happening.
        Thanks for all the fantastic replies guys!

        This small post I believe sums up most people's views on working on the internet.

        The main point is to keep a healthy balance between work and... well... not work.
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      • Profile picture of the author VHSEOMike
        Agree - balance is important. IM for me has been great so far. I make it a point to maintain contact with my social circle. This way you get the best of both worlds. Must admit that it does get a bit difficult at times to explain IM to friends.
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  • Profile picture of the author GeraldNitram
    Any job where I can be my own boss is my dream job. If Internet marketing fits that description, then that would be a yes. But then there's this thought of having customers. Wouldn't you consider your customers as your bosses because you're the one giving them the services that they paid for? ... Boss-ception? lol
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  • Profile picture of the author Traffic Master
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    Yep, Dream Job.
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  • Profile picture of the author Patrick Batty
    Yes it is!! Absolutely.

    Now, am I driving a Lambo and living in a mansion in Palm Beach. No. (and even if I could, I probably wouldn't)

    But, IM is giving me a good income, great satisfaction, and a feeling of freedom I never had working in the corporate world.

    I'm really enjoying it,
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    • Profile picture of the author Trevor M
      Originally Posted by Patrick Batty View Post

      Yes it is!! Absolutely.

      Now, am I driving a Lambo and living in a mansion in Palm Beach. No. (and even if I could, I probably wouldn't)

      But, IM is giving me a good income, great satisfaction, and a feeling of freedom I never had working in the corporate world.

      I'm really enjoying it,
      Exactly! It's that feeling of freedom that I'm striving for.

      Not being stuck in a set hours career.

      I eventually want to get to a point where my work has to work around my life, not the other way around.
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  • Profile picture of the author gentryliving
    It is a dream job. Today, a lot of individual venturing to Internet Marketing but not all succeed.
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  • Profile picture of the author MrDay
    It can't get much better than this... Set your own hours, get to choose what you want to work on, and best of all, the boss is like the coolest person ever.
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  • Profile picture of the author seococonuts
    I couldn't think of a better job out there- if you are looking for personal freedom and was not fortunate enough to be given 50 million quid on your first birthday, IM is the way!
    I live and work in Asia, and in fact, I can live anywhere and still do my job...if there is another job out there like it that pays more, I'd like to hear about it.
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  • Profile picture of the author StevenJones
    My dream job would be doing the same work as Buddha and Jesus did. But I lack the skills and couldn't find a proper education, so I try to help people online instead. And it's working out pretty well, so Internet marketing is definetly a good 2nd choice
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  • Profile picture of the author mizambar
    Yup. It's definitely a dream job...well at least, a job where I'm not hassled by a boss or get forced to sit in a cubicle for 10 hours a day.

    IM has given me the ability to make my own schedule and decide how I get to spend my time. But at the end of the day, it is STILL a job. You have to be willing to put in the effort to get results. It's not easy. And you won't be an overnight success.
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  • Profile picture of the author Stig Killendahl
    Originally Posted by Trevor M View Post

    For every newbie it seems like it from the outside (I know it does for me)... but I wanted to hear the opinions from people who have been successfully doing it for years.

    There is obviously a lack of social activity compared to other careers and keeping motivated may be a problem for some people.

    Has anything turned out to be better or worse than you expected?

    - Trevor
    Yes. Internet marketing really is my dream job.

    I love being my own boss, working and sleeping when I want to. I also love that there is no barriers as to how much you can earn with IM.

    I'm in for the challenge, and I'll do everything I can to reach my goals :-)
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  • Profile picture of the author IMHunter
    Yes, Internet Marketing is my dream job. I can work from anywhere I want and anytime I want.
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  • Profile picture of the author miajohnson
    Internet marketing is not my dream job and not i am doing internet marketing professionally, rather i am web developer by my profession, but i frequently do IM to do marketing of my personal website.
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  • Profile picture of the author Exel
    You could say that internet marketing is my dream job.

    The greatest benefit for me is the Freedom it gives.

    No other job could give you such freedom, in terms of working hours, resting hours,
    mobility, sleep, vacation etc. You can work when you want, how long you want, you
    can work at night, you can work from home, from the cafe, from the foreign country.
    You are not confined to the limits of local market, the whole world is your market.
    The possibilities for earnings are endless, and only you set your limit.

    The drawbacks are that you must have good self-discipline, strong sense of
    individuality and self-motivation, and the risk is great. But the greater the risk the
    greater the benefit. Also, one of the biggest drawback of it for me is not having to
    socialize with your colleagues, but you can always get a regular job if you like
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    • Profile picture of the author JohnMcCabe
      Nah...

      My 'dream job' is to own a world-wide fleet of charter fishing boats, and spend my days going from boat to boat doing "quality assurance"...

      If I can't have that, this is OK, I guess.
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  • Profile picture of the author Rod Cortez
    Originally Posted by Trevor M View Post

    For every newbie it seems like it from the outside (I know it does for me)... but I wanted to hear the opinions from people who have been successfully doing it for years.

    There is obviously a lack of social activity compared to other careers and keeping motivated may be a problem for some people.

    Has anything turned out to be better or worse than you expected?

    - Trevor
    Internet marketing isn't a job or a career, it's just a way to market one's business (or money maker), charity, idea, etc. As an example: I have one business where I give dating advice to men, that's one of my businesses and I use the internet to market it.

    But to answer your question, it's turned out far better than I ever expected. Though the first year was BRUTAL; I almost gave up more than once. I'm glad I didn't. Starting and running and growing a real business takes a lot of focus, hard work, and frankly, it's not for everyone. But to me the hard work has been worth it. I'd do it all over again.

    There's no lack of social activity for me in any of my enterprises. Aside from my networking and mastermind groups (online and off), I make it a point to have a healthy social life. It's very important to take breaks, get out of the house, and experience some reality.

    Whether it's catching a movie with an old friend, spending time with the girlfriend, going to an all night rave, or going for a nice, long scenic bike ride with my biking club or downing tequila shots with a fellow Warrior......there's tons to do and sitting in front of the computer is just a small part of my day.

    If you don't make socializing an important thing in your life, it will atrophy and before you know it, you're spending 12, 14, even 16 hours in front of your computer. Been there, done that.....never again.

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  • Profile picture of the author wAvision
    well my dream job would to be a professional golfer, but IM would def be up there...once its my job ill let you know.
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  • Profile picture of the author Yulia from DNP
    You will ever know until you get there.
    But,
    Quitters will quit and say its not worth it, maybe will dream some more.
    The ones who stick and will make it, - will say its satisfying, rewording (not always), and fighting through the hardest moments of making yourself sit on your butt and try , try again. Quoting your day time job... will make it even more awesome.
    Yeah, the aspect of being your own boss is nice)
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  • Profile picture of the author Randall Magwood
    Internet marketing IS my dream job. Working at a job is dreadful. I'd rather get paid to stay home and watch TV all day with no delivery work on my behalf... only possible with info products and affiliate marketing.
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  • Profile picture of the author jolarry
    We have many positives points, but they can also become bad points, like the absence of social relationship. The best way is to sufficiently develop the activity to form a team. Loneliness on a screen is sometimes heavy.
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  • Profile picture of the author k54er
    I thought I was retired and had already had two jobs I loved doing. Little did I know that I would develop a passion for IM. Have waded through tons of material to bring me to this point and the passion that drives me is doing my best to pass on pertinent information so others don't have to do the wading I did. The only problem I have is finding the balance that was expressed in other posts. I am so totally absorbed in what I am doing and need to learn when to call it a day. But I do Love It!
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  • IM is my dream job, because it can empower an individual to do things that were never possible before. The best part about IM is that it is always evolving and new opportunities come every single day. It does not matter where you are on the planet, this is something anyone can do. When I read the book The World Is Flat it opened my eyes to the possibility of a global economy, where individuals, giant companies, and small businesses are all on a level playing field. The internet is flattening the world, and making it amazingly simple for individuals to harness their power and really make a big impact online. Also reading The 4 Hour Work Week was another amazing eye opener.

    And it does not have to be a "lonely" road. For me it is allowing me to spend more time with my son and my family. And I attend a lot of meet-ups, workshops, and networking events. Also since I do offline marketing, I get to talk to local businesses, and help out in the community.

    There are so many sides to IM that you can never get bored! It's my
    "dream job" for sure! No boss, not being locked down to a certain place, and the freedom is priceless!!
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  • Profile picture of the author RyanLewis
    I have to stay up later, I work longer hours, I have to pay for my own insurance(expensive), but at the end of the day, I would trade it for the world. I'm doing something I love and I'm successful at it.
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  • Profile picture of the author Simmeon
    Making money on the internet, sure is the dream job. Why? Because not many people can do it.
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  • Profile picture of the author Sornie Samante
    When I started Internet Marketing years ago, a lot of things had changed really. Some of the major changes I noticed is that I don't party a lot anymore unlike the early days. I am still 21 now though.. I started IM when I was 17.

    I am an engineering student and as obvious at is seems, this isn't my dream job but IM is making me feel something I really really really like..LOL

    BE MY OWN BOSS, MANAGE MY OWN TIME, & ENJOY LIFE Are just some
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  • Profile picture of the author OhioWriter
    Unless you are really young, how could this really be your dream job? The internet didn't come into my home since 1999, and I know a lot of people didn't get it until after that. So no, I wasn't in elementary school saying this is what I wanted to be when I grow up.

    With that being said, I play a ton of sports and like to be active. I love the fact that I can work first thing in the morning, or late at night. The chance to make more on the internet side of things than working like most journalism majors in the past at a small newspaper is icing on the cake.
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  • Profile picture of the author WebPen
    Are you guys kidding me?

    Even though I like IM, it's definitely not my dream job.

    My dream job would be to get paid millions of dollars to play video games and ultimate frisbee all day. Maybe do a little bit of hiking for side income, you know. Fun money.
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    • Profile picture of the author catcat
      Yes - but only if I am sitting underneath a palm tree with my computer on a tropical island sipping a Bahama Mama.
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  • Profile picture of the author achukuttan
    Yes for Sure....When I tell about IM, all are opening their mouth asking me one famous question...Is it the Network Marketing??
    You know the people where I am living here, doesnt know nothing about IM....Only very low I need to say below 5% just have an idea, but I wonder how much if I take my whole District, are making money online...

    And I am even not considering this as a job, coz this is one of my hobby, (personally, I hate jobs, my attitude is I only do what I am interested in...so that will be one of my hobby too...IM is my hobby, more over than a job)
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  • Profile picture of the author rmolina88
    My dream job would be to make silly videos and movies all day, but if I wasn't doing that, IM would definitely be first on my list.

    Hopefully I'll make a living off both!
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    • Profile picture of the author myob
      Having a 12-second commute to work would be considered a dream job for just about anyone living in places like Los Angeles. On a long day, it's as easy as rolling out of bed in the morning, then rolling back in at night.
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  • Profile picture of the author DWaters
    Internet Marketing certainly has the potential to be my dream job. I like the freedom and independence and being my own boss. I have no problem with working alone or keeping focused.

    Now I just have to start making some decent money or my boss will yell at me!
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  • Profile picture of the author Romeo90
    Being on my own is part of the satisfaction, so that is not a problem. As well as never being told what to do, when I can go to the bathroom, or when I can have a break!

    So far, in the short time I have been doing IMing, I have had great success, and I really didn't think I would be successful from the start - that is the only thing that has turned out differently to what I expected.
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    • Profile picture of the author JEasy
      It's absolutely a dream job just because of the freedom you are awarded with how you make your money. You can always go out and build a social life without needing to punch a clock for an employer everyday.
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      • Profile picture of the author cashp0wer
        IM is my dream job and something I always wanted to do. I knew it would work out for me because I put in many hours and a lot of hard work. It gives me the freedom to work when I want and I am my own boss. It is very much worth doing.
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  • Profile picture of the author Victoralexon
    I do not know yet. I am not quite sure what I want to do with my life yet.

    That said, I do enjoy certain parts about writing and marketing online. I guess it is tricky for me to say as all of my income at the moment comes from my content writing services, so perhaps I will have to wait until I have gotten some other projects running before I can give a better answer.

    Anyway, all in all, I like it.
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  • Profile picture of the author Francis Ochoco
    Internet marketing is just a means to an end for me. Because of internet marketing, I'm able to spend more time with my son. I try to spend as least time as possible on my business.
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  • Profile picture of the author Devin X
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    It's definitely not what I expected, I can tell you that. No it's not my dream job but it's hard for a 22 year old to make this kind of money anywhere else.
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  • Profile picture of the author TheArticlePros
    IM is not my dream job in the least. I worked in retail for almost 15 years of my life, and I owned my own store for the last 5+ years of it. I'm not going to lie and say that I loved every minute of it, because there was a lot of it that I absolutely hated.

    Once I became a business owner though, it really changed my perspective. There were always the rude and harassing customers, but I can remember a lot of times where I could do something that was just a little unexpected for a customer and get the biggest smile from his or her face.

    In my current day job, I work for Public Health in the State of Georgia doing disease surveillance. Most days suck because I'm talking to people about their poop, drug habits, and sex lives. (And these are not like you see on Cinemax or Showtime...you DO NOT want to talk about these!) There comes a time, every 3-5 weeks though, when I really make a difference in someone's life. I had to go out to a person's home yesterday because I could not get them to communicate with me.

    After about an hour conversation with the person, I had told them that I wasn't trying to find find them or charge them or arrest them; I was, in fact, trying to give them information that could save their lives. They thanked me countless times and I left with the best feeling in the world.

    IM doesn't give me that. People will never thank me for displaying an AdSense ad or a Click Bank graphic. Internet Marketing is not my goal. It is the means to my goal.

    I plan to use the money I make in IM to give back to people who need help. Whether it's teaching a new high school grad to make a few bucks online, or helping a child inflicted with brain cancer to just have one good day, I want to do what I can to make people's lives better.

    Internet Marketing, piles of cash, and gratuitous amounts of success are completely meaningless to me. It's what opportunities I can create using them that keep me going.

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  • Profile picture of the author Alcon
    IM isnt my Dream job but Its a job that I like much more than almost all other jobs out there. Heck I can go to work in my underwear and not get yelled at

    IM is going to be the catalyst that allows me to venture in different type of business and services in the future. My catapult to success!
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  • Profile picture of the author Onora Oz
    I've worked in my dream job for about 20 years.
    IM is much better than that
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  • Profile picture of the author Eduard Stinga
    I don't even consider it a job - it's just something that gives me the (financial ) freedom to do whatever I want (maybe not exactly everything, yet )
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  • Profile picture of the author manicmethods
    One thing I can say is... (well two things)

    a) Don't go into IM thinking you'll work an hour a day and make millions.

    b) Don't let IM take over your life with you ending up working 15hrs a day.
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  • Profile picture of the author James B
    I guess everyone has different perspective on this. I think IM isnt a dream job, but more of a requirement.

    My job would be great if I can trade stocks with the money I earn and would be collecting $5,000 passively getting checks and deposit them.. oh wait theres a direct deposit..instead. So just enjoy building more empires.
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    • Profile picture of the author danfac2012
      It will become a dream job only when you are able to make enough so that you can start doing it on a full time basis and grow your business bigger. Passion is the word from me.
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    • Profile picture of the author Susanna Dodd
      My dream job has always been to be able to work from home and at least make the income I make in a regular job and shoot for more as I become more successful. I love the idea of being my own boss and taking time off when I want. I also like the different options IM offers. I'm not one that really likes dealing with the public and providing customer service, so affiliate marketing is the best option for me.

      So to answer the question, yes, without a doubt, IM is really my dream job.
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  • Profile picture of the author tritolito
    I wouldn't say a dream job, as long as a job remains a job but if it fulfills your dreams than i think that job is defiantly what you should dedicate your energies on.
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  • Profile picture of the author probo
    somehow it turned into a job..however iam not able to meet pretty girls..working in a big firm..tons of girls..hehe
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  • Profile picture of the author aje1431
    Im not sure if this is my dream job yet and im not sure if it will ever be but i feel like IM can help me get to my dream job, i can invest my time in this and make good money doing so. then i canturn around and invest the money i made from IM to starting my dream job
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  • Profile picture of the author jbthemummy
    If IM can help me not have a 9-5 job, than I think IM did it's "job" for me . Now that is THE dream
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    • Profile picture of the author Emily B
      This isn't my dream job, but it's very, very close.
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  • Profile picture of the author gasman
    For most of us I don't think it was ever really supposed to be our "dream job." It was a way that we could make enough money and have enough freedom to live our "dream life." Basically what I mean is, no one to work for, no 9-5, no telling someone sorry I can't go do that because I don't have the money or I have to work.
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  • Profile picture of the author brainstorm1
    As much as I love not doing work and getting paid, I really don't like the idea of helping a lot and not getting paid for it.

    Additionally, I love the FREEDOM of IM. I can do it from where ever and whenever. On the pot, in the library, whatever
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  • Profile picture of the author 7hobby
    internet marketing is my job, and I have been in this line for two years. Internet marketing will be the main way to promote brand, products or even spread your activities. Some people think it is boring and we need to learn so much every day, but it really works very well.
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  • Profile picture of the author Doctor Derp
    Everyone is talking about IM as if it was defined by Webster's Dictionary... sheesh.

    It's like Asking the question: "Is Telemarketing Really Your Dream Job?" Yeah, maybe for 5% of people out there...

    internet marketing is just a frikken method... it's sure not a job.
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  • Profile picture of the author makemoneywizz
    I'm starting to think that the IM field may not be as glamorous as it seems it could potentially be. I am incredibly intrigued by the possibility of making large amounts of money just by doing work on my computer for a few hours a day.

    The reality of it is that it is actually very hard work and very frustrating. It's tough to know if you are doing the right things at the start because you do not get instant feedback on your actions.

    I'm starting to think it may not be the "dream job" I once thought it could be.
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    • Profile picture of the author Doctor Derp
      Originally Posted by makemoneywizz View Post

      I'm starting to think that the IM field may not be as glamorous as it seems it could potentially be. I am incredibly intrigued by the possibility of making large amounts of money just by doing work on my computer for a few hours a day.

      The reality of it is that it is actually very hard work and very frustrating. It's tough to know if you are doing the right things at the start because you do not get instant feedback on your actions.

      I'm starting to think it may not be the "dream job" I once thought it could be.
      You're on the right track, it's very hard work, especially if you're not seeing success, or if you've hit some really sticky challenges.

      So if you don't like doing it, just stop it already and find something you do like!

      I know that sounds cheesy, but I've followed my own advice and it worked wondrously well.
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  • Originally Posted by Trevor M View Post

    There is obviously a lack of social activity compared to other careers and keeping motivated may be a problem for some people.

    Has anything turned out to be better or worse than you expected?
    Well, I love 99% of this business: the freedom, the geographical flexibility, the income, the be-your-own-man mentality, etc.

    There's just one sore point in my opinion as you pointed out: the lack of social activity. It's indeed a "lonely wolf" business and sometimes that take its toll.
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    • Profile picture of the author EvolBaby
      Originally Posted by Anonymous Affiliate View Post

      Well, I love 99% of this business: the freedom, the geographical flexibility, the income, the be-your-own-man mentality, etc.

      There's just one sore point in my opinion as you pointed out: the lack of social activity. It's indeed a "lonely wolf" business and sometimes that take its toll.
      Anonymous that's because you know what you're doing. I'm sure you had your learning curve, highs and lows but found what worked for you and then you had that solid foundation in IM that makes it worth it.

      I've worked online for 16 years now. I've had entire months where I didn't have to work. IM was non existent back then but marketers slowly got into the web. Some made fortunes. Wish I had listened to some and not listened to others. Now IM is getting into areas unheard of years ago. The best thing is to find those IM things that work with your talents. If you're lucky enough to team up with people who know what they're doing you can excel there too.

      It's different for all but you're right. Not being tied down, dealing with bosses and nonsense. Once you get your groove on and make that great passive income the world is your freakin' oyster. Travel when you want to, go where you want to, check your stats, work when you want to, check your stats, and on and on. Find a country you like and know you can afford to live there. I've had engineers, IT and more who worked for me. Sent them to Thailand for vacation and you can't pay these guys to come home. Low cost of living and they can make $70k plus a year 'before' paying taxes.

      So you guys and gals out there wondering if IM is worth it, you'll need the skills to avoid the scammers, find people who obviously know what they're doing and buy their products and listen to what they say. DO what they say until you find your groove and then rinse and repeat until you're able to chill out with the best of them.
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  • Profile picture of the author JohnGaltMarket
    I turnt out to be better.
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  • Profile picture of the author LegitIncomes
    My dream job is to play in the NBA...that's not happening.
    Although I will challenge any Warrior to a game of H-O-R-S-E, lol.

    Internet Marketing is just a small area of my business...the actual business
    itself, and not just showing others how to do the same (IM)...that's the gravy.

    There are rewards in helping others. I had a guy email me and tell me he was
    making over $10,000/month, and it was because he took action on the information
    he purchased from me. That does feel good :-)
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  • Profile picture of the author Willie Crawford
    A working cruise last December, another working cruise
    in January, working from wherever you choose to.... just
    came back from three weeks in the Philippines.

    Yes, for me it is my dream job... but it took a long time to
    get there. I did put in lots of 16-18 hour days at one time.

    Willie
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  • Profile picture of the author loi77
    IM is hard work and requires discipline and determination. That's why so many don't make it.

    If you are really passionate about it, work hard and smart, you dream can certainly come true....
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  • Profile picture of the author VinBed
    I actually get quite a lot of social time as a result of being an internet marketer. I simply bring my laptop to cafes, and I frequently meet new people (hello, ladies.) or enjoy afternoons at the park (free wifi there ) drinking smoothies and eating sandwiches.

    I also do quite a lot of product design, so that doesn't necessarily confine me to an office either. I can sketch on a sketchpad and bring that with me wherever I go.

    IM is what you make it. It's really worth investing in something like a Macbook Air (or any ultrabook for that matter) and a wireless hotspot so that you can have maximum location independence and freedom.

    It's not my dream job, though. The dream is to own large portions of profitable companies of thousands of workers, and to receive all of your income in the form of sizable dividends. At that point you have the freedom to pursue any passion in your life or to engage in any venture you can imagine.
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  • Profile picture of the author mychanization
    currently, internet marketing has not been my dream job, because I have not reached my success here. I am still working on it.
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  • Profile picture of the author joefizz
    Yes, heartbreaking at times...but an ABSOLUTE yes from me!

    Llwyddiant!

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  • Profile picture of the author Chronic IM
    Hello!

    IM is an easy profit job. It takes a lot of hard work and patience but it's really worth the time and effort. It wouldn't be exactly a dream job but it's really a great filed and I love being able to make it work out. It works with enough effort and time exerted. I hope that helped you in a way or so.

    Best of Luck!
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    Yes, it is.
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  • Profile picture of the author Paul Dunstan
    I always want to provide value and make a difference to people's lives. My day job (yes I still have one) is being a teacher. I guess that fits exactly with my idea of dream job in terms of providing value. However, IM can provide more income, and can allow me to provide value to even more people, for a wider network and type of audience, globally. The fact that I will be able to do this from anywahere at all, on my own timescale, makes this particularly appealing - so yes, it is a dream Job - hence the fact that I am doing it now!
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  • Profile picture of the author phil.wheatley
    This can depend on the business model you choose. Some models involve the business pwner to be present and involved at all times for the business to keep running. I prefer info marketing as it is a model which allows you to take time away while still making sales.

    beyond that, if all your traffic comes from making posts, then again you have to be more involved than if you are using banner ads, or something of that nature.

    If you get this wrong, you can end up workiong 3X harder than doing a regular job.

    Cheers
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  • Profile picture of the author Gigi1176
    IM is definitely not my dream job-- I am a newbie, sometimes I really want to give up but I have invested money on how to do this and do that. You are all right you had to invest more of your time, focus on what you are doing and be intelligent even if you are not. This job is not an easy one. I need a lot of prayer to built one.
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  • Profile picture of the author Paul Guest
    IM definitely is my dream job.

    I work a few hours per day, I have just returned from a year long round the world trip and I have 3 houses and no debts.

    But the best thing is that I am my own boss and I do what I want (unless the wife says I can't)!
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  • Profile picture of the author Steveday8
    YES YES YES I'm only starting out but over the past few months its been great to learn it all. Im not making much yet but i have BIG plans to turn my site in to more than just online.

    Its only part time at the moment but i really do enjoy it can can't wait to go full time one day soon
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  • Profile picture of the author phans
    well i love the idea of being able to work from where ever you want!
    you could go to the beach and still be working what a nice lifestyle is this?!

    also IM is just a tool i enjoy for me... my goal is to retire young and at the moment i am using IM for this goal but i don't want to have to make IM for the next 45 years
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  • Profile picture of the author hazyl lee
    yes it is my dream job. I admire the lifestyle of those internet marketers. I am still young. I want to have time to raise my baby. Spend time with my family and have flexible time in making money
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