If you take the time and search the Internet for a home business you will end up with over 2 billions results; and that’s just “home business” on Google. If you enter in “Home Based Business” you’ll find over 500 million results. The same goes for “Business opportunity”… another 250 million results and the list continues with the variation on the key phrases.
There’s a lot of information to shift through. The result yield a wide array of offers that range from the very legitimate and extremely lucrative to the in your face and all too familiar get-rich-quick-schemes. Far too many business opportunities claim to be the proverbial “golden ticket” allowing you to earning a 6 to 7 figure income and live your dream life all at the same time. If you are reading this then all of it sounds oddly familiar; right? Here’s the truth. All that you read about on the Internet isn’t just “pie in the sky”. Some of the offers, in fact many, are legitimate. Yes… you read that correctly. I said some actually do work!
There are a vast number of opportunities available on the Internet that provide a lucrative lining for those who are savvy enough and tenacious enough to go after them. What you need to have before venturing into the world of home business and self made millionaires is a back bone and some working capital… NO MATTER WHAT THEY SAY. I will tell you right here and now, that any business that claims to offer you riches beyond your wildest dreams with no investment in marketing or work is completely full of hooey.
Your next question should be, “so which ones work and who are “they”?
The “they” are those folks who tell you if you join their business, all you have to do is make this one small investment and loads of money will come knocking at the door. They say “follow the system” and it will all happen “just like that”. How many of you have heard that before. Then “they” tell you to do what they did but they never really tell you what that is… and so on and so forth… When you hear that – run the other way. The sad truth is that they don’t tell you what they do. It’s a big secret. They won’t let you in on their ways of marketing because they’re afraid that their money well will dry up and you’ll take ask their potential income.
So who really becomes successful? The answer is pretty simple. The ones who win at the home business game are the ones who have the inside book. This hook seems to be a secret but it isn’t. The big players, like I said before keep it to themselves and they have been successful because everyone wants to believe the get-rich-quick hype. This secret goes beyond right place and time as well as a big center of influence (although that is extremely helpful).
The thing to remember is a home business first and foremost and must be treated like one. The “just invest into my business and the rest happens automatically” is a bold faced lie. This distinction between HOME and BUSINESS s frequently overlooked and doesn’t become clear until the investment has made and the veil is lifted. Nothing will ever happen unless you run your new opportunity like a business.
Working from home can be both lucrative and rewarding; but make no mistake; it’s not the easy way out. The good news is you will be free of the proverbial daily grind and the miserable commute. Your demanding and perhaps unappreciative boss will vanish as well BUT… if you think that you can sleep late every day and nap in the afternoon you’re doomed to fail.
Remember those clinches… “Rome wasn’t built in a day”, “If it seems to good to be true…” and the list goes on… well know this. I don’t know a single person who willed a bag of cash to fall on their head or anyone who went from rags to riches over night. That’s an illusion. Those who attain great wealth had an unshakable commitment to their vision and were able to persevere through the first years of difficulty. You just don’t notice them until they leave their rags behind.
Remember this if you remember nothing else… my favorite quote from master of success Donald Trump is, “You Gotta Love What You Do!” With that said, finding the business of your dream is easy… just do what you love. Start there and add some elbow grease and a solid plan and success can be yours.