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art of persuasion

The Art of Persuasion For Entrepreneurs

by Melanie Nichols
Persuasion is an art. It is the act of persuading someone to do or believe something. As entrepreneurs you are practicing the art of persuasion all the time. When you master the art of persuasion, you will find that life is a bit easier. Here are key areas to being effective at persuasion for entrepreneurs. 1. Reciprocity. The rule of reciprocity is that people should repay, in kind, what another person has provided for them. There is a strong social pull to give back the kind of treatment people have received from one another. 2. Ask. Ask questions to show […]

It’s Never Too Late to Launch Your Dream Business

by Melanie Nichols
Many of us wanted to be amazing things when we were younger. Some of us wanted to be astronauts, some of us wanted to be doctors, and some of us wanted to be rock stars. Maybe you dreamed of owning your own business. These days the common dream is having an online business and multiple streams of income. Then you reached your twenties and realized that achieving those dreams was harder than you thought and that you needed money faster. So you start working a regular job in the meantime. Then you reach 30 and have a spouse and kids. […]

Secrets to the Best Instagram Branding Methods

by Melanie Nichols
Instagram is a highly effective marketing platform and is likely to be so well into the future. I wanted to share with you the secrets to the best Instagram branding methods that I know today. Have a separate Instagram business profile It has become really easy to create a separate business profile. It is very smart as a entrepreneur to take advantage of this opportunity. There are many benefits of setting up a separate business profile on Instagram. Let’s explore some of them! Keep work & play separate – blending these two together can create a real disharmony for those […]

6 Super Useful Tips To Improve Cyber Security

by Melanie Nichols
This is important for all of us… I had this post planned to be written this week, but days before I got to it, we were hit! More about this later… This event taught us two things. First why taking steps to secure yourself online is important. And lastly gave us an education in what steps to take when you have been hit… Let me start with preventative… the 6 Super Useful Tips to prevent online issues, notably Identity Theft. Tip 1: Use AntiVirus Software   Not only on your laptop or desktop, but also your smartphone. Be sure to […]
Affiliate Marketing is an Simple Way to Get Started Making Real Money

Affiliate Marketing

by Melanie Nichols
A simple way to get started making real money online. Affiliate Marketing is in my book the best, simplest way for someone to start making real cash online.  It is really a very straight forward model.  All you need to do is follow a good plan and be consistent. A good definition of Affiliate Marketing is that it is a performance-based model that rewards the affiliate for  each visitor or customer brought to a business on their behalf. Why do I think this is such a good model? Specifically, it is because it is a model that is simple to […]