Invest in Yourself First – Don’t Miss your Boat helping keep others Afloat

Think about the people you know for a second.

Right now how many people do you know you can truly count on, that would stick by you no matter what happened in either of your lives?

 

Very few right?

Remember carefully, these words:

“AS LONG AS YOUR INVESTMENTS IN OTHER PEOPLE ARE GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO THOSE IN YOURSELF, YOU WILL FIND YOURSELF AT THE MERCY OF OTHERS.”Read the rest

Visual Branding 101 – Marketing via Fantasy & Reality

With visual marketing, 2 of the simplest ways to create a feeling in an audience are to:

– captivate them with scenes that they think they can only achieve in their wildest dreams (fantasy)

– relate to them with scenes that recreate their lifestyle (reality)

Now let’s take a look at how to do so.Read the rest

Making Money Working vs Making Money Hustling

ways to make more money at your job:

  1. work hard (or suck up to your bosses) and/or hope & pray you get a raise/promotion.
  2. steal/embezzle money.
  3. hope you can get some of that highly coveted overtime.
  4. Get a better job.

ways to make more outside of your job:

– tutoring children in your neighborhood

– reselling things from discount stores like ross or marshall’s

– becoming a personal trainer/dietician (be sure you know what you’re doing)

– creating/selling handmade jewelry or art

– writing a book or novel and publishing it online

– creating a youtube centered around things like horror story narration or tv/movie/anime analysis

– copywriting/lead generation for local businesses

– fixing electronics and doing tech support for people in your neighborhood/city

– create a product & build a brand behind it

– become skilled at an art medium & sell what you create from it (drawing, photography, etc)

 

now lets get into specifics:

– use your photography and photoshop skills to take pictures of local flowers, environments and scenery – sell them as prints in your city.Read the rest