What I Have Learned from Donald Trump

The first step to succeeding in network marketing is getting noticed. Donald Trump is a master at getting noticed.This blog is about network marketing and internet marketing. What does Donald Trump have to do with this, other than the failed Trump Network? I’m going to share with you what I have learned from Donald Trump this year.

If you’ve been following the US Presidential election process so far this year then, love him or hate him, you’ve definitely noticed Donald Trump. You will agree that he’s been absolutely brilliant throughout the process if you understand what he’s doing.

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My Winding Road to Online Network Marketing

I didn't set out to be an online network marketer. It was a winding road.In my last post about being a great Dad by working from home I told you that I would share the roundabout path that led me from a “normal” corporate job to building an online business in network marketing that allows me to work at home and spend a lot more time with my kids. I’m going to do that now and share more about why I chose to build my network marketing business online.

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How to Be a Great Dad (or Mom)

Being able to work from home gives you the opportunity to really connect with your kids and be a great dad.I knew when I got married 13 years ago (13 years ago next month actually) that I wanted to be a dad. Not just a dad, a Great Dad. So, what does it mean to be a Great Dad?

The best memory I have of my Dad when I was young was the one time that he chaperoned a field trip that my class went on one year in school. I don’t remember what year it was but I know it was either elementary or middle school. On that field trip my class visited the local newspaper and saw how newspapers were printed. We visited the local PBS television station and saw all of that worked. Finally, we visited one of the local radio stations.

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Network Marketing as an Online Business

Online Network MarketingI’ve read a lot of blog posts and comments on posts recently where people put down network marketing as a good home-based business or online business opportunity. They have modern network marketing all wrong.

They talk about desperate marketers who tell everyone about their business, whether their target is looking for a business or not. Most recently I read a comment that said it was not as good as other home-based businesses because of all the meetings that you have to attend.

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How to Earn an Income from Home and NOT Be Tied Down

The goal isn't more money. The goal is living life on your own term. - Chris BroganHave you ever wanted to go on vacation, chaperone your kid’s field trip at school, or take advantage of another opportunity but couldn’t because you had to go to work? Or maybe you own a business where you have to be there everyday to mind the store, ship product, or whatever it is that you do.

I remember when that was me. Before I got married I would put in a lot of hours at work, collect my overtime pay, and save up my money. I was never a very outgoing person, so that was fine for me back then. When I got married and had kids though, that changed. I wanted to be able to do things with my family.

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You Need Support to Make Money Online

One of the things that Network Marketing has that Affiliate Marketing lacks is support. You need support to make money online.Do you want to be able to make money online? Do you read about it all the time, maybe try some of the different ways, but nothing seems to work?

I read a log of blogs about building an online home-based business. Who doesn’t want to be able to work from home in a business of their own where they are their own boss and call all the shots?

Most of the bloggers that I read either promote creating your own digital product or affiliate marketing. I even read a post today about plr marketing. What are they?

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How to Effectively Handle Daylight Saving Time

How to free yourself from Daylight Saving TimeDaylight Saving Time started here in the United States yesterday. It also started today in a few other countries on our side of the Atlantic Ocean, like Canada, and starts in many of the European countries in a couple weeks.

Do you find the time change to be highly disruptive to your life? Changing all of the clocks in the easy part. Dealing with your lack of sleep, and that of everyone else around you is the biggest challenge. It takes at least a few days to adjust to the hour change.

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How To Build an Online Presence

An online presence is important for business. Learn how and why to build yours.About a month ago I wrote a post on this blog that a friend of mine shared to his audience on Facebook. I received a lot of online traffic from him sharing it, and I received some attention from the network marketing company that I work with as well. Specifically, I received an interview request for a series that they are doing on successful distributors. I was initially asked to prepare three talking points around creating an online presence. They decided to go in a different direction with the interview, but I prepared outline more with my blog in mind anyway, so here we go… How to Build on Online Presence.

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How to Retail Products in Nikken

Networking is the best way to retail product, either offline or online.This applies to any network marketing business. I happen to be in Nikken, so that’s the one I talk about. Feel free to substitute your company or business anywhere that I mention mine.

I’ve been saying it forever, the best way to make money in Nikken is to sell the product at retail to customers. Now that Nikken is telling the distributors the same thing, and has made a few changes to the compensation plan to further emphasize it, people want to know how to retail the products to customers. One of my distributor friends has done a lot of conference calls in the past few months and he says people are always asking him how to retail products.

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