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It just doesn’t get any better than Builderall in 2021. website, email responder, link-shortener and rotator, a total of 40 tools for just $69 per month. If you just want a website and an email database for your business the you can have everything you need for just $29/month. That is just a tad more than budget hosting and you get a complete site-builder and a VERY FAST site that is SEO responsive and works well on all devices. If your business is still on WordPress, stop torturing yourself with slow speed, endless plug-ins and updates. GET BUILDERALL AND you can import and host your existing WordPress site to keep

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affiliate marketing

The affiliate marketing journey as of 2021

For those who don’t know, affiliate marketing is where an affiliate gets paid a commission if someone buys a product, course or service through a link or “banner” that the affiliate provides. Some examples are:This link for a 14-day course by Dave Sharpe of Legendary Marketers >> A $7.00 course about affiliate marketing and online business.and Jonathan Montoya’s 3-day challenge another $7.00 introduction to affiliate marketing. Affiliate marketing at its core is a completely legitimate business model where someone who has a product or service markets it through “affiliates” instead of doing their own marketing. There are many benefits to this model, both for the company with the product or

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Another iteration of my origin story

Just in case you accidentally found yourself here, this is simply an attempt to write out some kind of “origin story” as all the internet marketing gurus suggest it and I have some sense of the purpose of it. So this is about the fifth attempt to refine it and at some point discover what may be useful in communicating with an audience that may be receptive. I am a 70-year-old who has been in business for myself most of my life. After getting licensed as an electrical contractor in 1976, I went into that business. Then expanded into telephone systems, then process improvement software, then websites, e-commerce tools, then

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The big three, (or my big three)

Jonathan Montoya, you can not go wrong here. get Freedom Breakthrough it here Dave Sharpe Legendary Marketers Get Legendary here The One Funnel Away Challenge get OFA it here This is an almost verbatim exchange I had with someone who contacted me on messenger. I did not know this person but they were “reaching out” as is encouraged by many of the “marketing experts” . I did not know this person but gave as honest and candid answer as I could , here it is in case it helps someone . I believe that you can eventually make money from just organic traffic, but it will take a long time.

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A year of Covid and internet learning

March 10, 2021. Almost a year since Covid affected us directly. The effect on us was much, much less than on many people, but it still has been a journey. For the most part, after we unexpectedly left our sailboat in Virginia, I have been investigating how to expand my business coaching and consulting business in the online world. I plan to make some installments here which may be helpful to some people. They may even save some people many many hours and potentially thousands of dollars. I am using sociamonials to post this Briefly, I am 70 years old, have been in business for myself for over 40 years,

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Another “who am I” for Rich Schefren

I am a 70-year-old who has been in business for myself most of my life. After getting licenced as an electrical contractor in 1976, I went into that business. Then expanded into telephone systems, then process improvement software, then websites, e-commerce tools, then business consulting. I “mostly retired” sometime around 2010, I stopped looking for work but kept a couple of clients and helped with business coaching and internet marketing. In 2020 our sailing trip from the Gulf of Mexico to Nova Scotia was interrupted by Covid. With a lot of time on my hands, I started investigating how I could offer over 40 years of successful business experience to

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You can please some of the people all of the time

You can please some of the people all of the time Don WinchellJust now·4 min read So back to the effort of documenting the journey. The “gurus”, experts, wanna-be experts, and so on all seem to agree that this diary thing will contribute to success, so I am pushing on with it. Someone said something like: you can please all of the people some of the time, and some of the people all of the time, but you can’t please all of the people all of the time. Regardless of who said it and if it is 100% true or not, it is pretty obvious that the sentiment is that no matter what you do everyone won’t approve, Jimi Hendrix said it

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Don’t burn the boats! Plan instead

Stop — Don’t burn the boats! The fallacy, misunderstanding or misuse of the instruction to “Burn the Boats” Don WinchellJust now·2 min read This is something you will hear a lot about on the get-rich-quick and even the get-rich-slower circuit. The basic storyline is attributed to everyone from Captain Hernán Cortés to Julias Ceasar to Sun Tzu, the mythical author of the Art of War. The idea is that if you want to accomplish something you must leave yourself no way out, do or die, all or nothing. In the various stories, some general or conquerer is going to take an island or a nation and they get to the

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Think and grow rich

Think and Grow Rich download here for free

Free Think and grow rich download by Napoleon Hill can be obtained here for free! >>> Think and Grow Rich <<<This book contains the essential instructions to achieve whatever you want to achieve in your life. It contains the information that is the basis of almost all self-improvement and “success” books, programs and courses that are available today. From Earl Nightingale to Tony Robbins “The Secret” to Russell Brunson and probably anyone else you can name. It covers the essential topics of: Goals and goal setting The power of the subconscious mind Imagination and visualization The “mastermind” group Persistence and perseverance Dealing with negativity Severing others and almost every other

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70 year old goes crazy

70-year old goes crazy!

A short story. In May of 2020 Covid19 persuaded us to interrupt our sailing trip from The Gulf of Mexico to Nova Scotia. With a lot of unexpected time on my hands, I decided to get back into business. As I just turned 70 years old recently, I might be crazy!This is just bit of an introduction. My name is Don Winchell, after over 40 years in business I “retired” around 2008 to our home located on an ocean cove in Nova Scotia Canada. In my years in business, I have started and managed more than 6 successful companies, first in the USA and then in Canada. After a couple

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Business basics 101 – The 3 elements of business

What are the three fundamental aspects of a business? Any business? We suggest that there are three fundamental elements that have to work together for a business to function. . A product or service.For any business to succeed, it must offer something of value to its customers or clients. This can be a product or a service or a combination. Do you know exactly what your offering is? Marketing and Sales.In order to make money, you have to sell your product to a person or a company. Management.In order to coordinate the processes involved in acquiring and delivering the products or services you provide, there needs to be organizing, coordinating,

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Essential training sales marketing for new businesses

The first time hanging out your business sign. Putting up a sign, literally or otherwise is marketing. Marketing is building an awareness of your offerings and brand. Getting potential customers to notice you. This is different from sales. Sales is getting the order, completing the transaction. All marketing and sales have two parts, emotions and logic or reason. Business Success is dependent on many elements, Advertising is one of them. Emotion, pictures, attention This picture is intended to get your attention. It appeals to your emotions, there is nothing logical about it unless maybe if we were trying to sell apples. But it really does not matter what is being

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time management

The best time management skills for success in today’s fast times

The topic of managing time has been written about as much as anything we can think of. If you search the web you will find thousands of listings. But what it really comes down to is this. Knowing what you want to accomplishDoing the most important things first Sticking to what you are working on (also known as – doing one thing at a time). There is nothing new here, nothing. But it may be new to you. These are not my ideas, these are axioms or truths, discovered over the centuries. These are not my theories or creations but simply a presentation of known principles. Principles that never change.

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First time hanging out your business sign, a big step to business success

The first time hanging out your business sign can be an exciting thing to do, even if there is no actual sign! Maybe it’s a web business or a service business operated from your home or car so there is no place to put a sign. But it is a big step, declaring you are entering the marketplace. Prosperity Consulting has been helping companies improve since 1990, first by delivering custom process improvement software and websites. But since about 2005 we have been delivering strategic planning and on-going support to new and existing companies. We have helped train sales teams and made websites easier to find as well as tell

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Small company Covid19 business support 2020

Maybe we can provide some Covid19 business support. 1 in 6 small businesses has already closed due to Covid19. But we don’t want to waste your time, this is not a place to find grants, bailout programs, quick fixes or cleaning supplies. What we can offer an objective perspective and sound guidance, based on 30 years of business experience and 10 years of consulting experience. If Covid19 has impacted your business, but you feel you can rebound but could use some help with priorities and strategic planning to overcome the setbacks and plot a new course, then maybe we can help. For a free consultation by email chat or phone

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Improve my business knowledge for success in the 21st century

Part One: If you are contemplating starting a business or are in your first 3 to 5 years of a new business there are a lot of things yet to be discovered about running a company. Do you know what you should learn first? Do you know what is important to build a solid foundation for long term sustainability and growth? Getting rich quick is a popular notion in today’s world but did you know it took almost 8 years for Jeff Bezos at Amazon.com to actually start making a profit? Much of what we hear about overnight success is simply not true. Sure some people win the lottery, but

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Prosperity, what does it mean to you?

To prosper, to accomplish, to thrive, a sense of success and well-being. Isn’t this what we all want? Isn’t this what you want? We have been helping small businesses succeed since 1995. Would you like to learn how to move your enterprise forward? Would you like to do this steadily without making all the mistakes that are inevitable in a new endeavour? I have over 30 years of experience in starting and running successful businesses. I have also been trained by some of the top people in the management consulting and leadership world in how to communicate this experience. But before we jump into how to get rich, it may

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Prosperity Consulting of Nova Scotia – for your success

Prosperity Consulting of Nova Scotia started in 1995 to help owner-managed businesses reach their full potential. After over 25 years as a successful business owner, I began a two-year course of training with Robert Fritz to better understand the principles of running a company successfully and how to teach this to others. We can help you to improve your company. contact us for a free consultation. Prosperity Consulting of Nova Scotia We can help you move your business to greater success. Prosperity Consulting has been helping companies and individuals achieve the results they want to achieve since around 1990. The material contained here is primarily directed to people considering starting

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3 SEO lies to really question in 2021

There are many supposed tricks to better search rankings. But in reality, it actually takes work. Many of the supposed tricks will just get your site demoted or kicked off altogether. Even with very good tools like Squilly or MOZ or the dozens of other products and services or Google Analytics itself, it is still going to take work. Which means time. We have been in the web site business since 1990 and have been doing search optimization for customers since 2015. A lot has changed and in fact, it keeps changing weekly if not daily in terms of what it takes to get good rankings with Google or other

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Help your business thrive in today’s world

we can help your business thrive What does it take to create success? How can you help your business thrive?The specifics will depend on your particular industry, but some basic principles apply to all businesses, and in fact to all endeavours in life. None of these principles are secret and all our well known and have not changed over time.  It all starts with you or whoever is responsible.  It comes down to mind, motivation and methods.  Would you like to start an enterprise on solid ground or improve an existing concern? Maybe we can help. Without a clear goal in mind, it is difficult to make a plan. As Stephen

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Management consultants and low cost ways to improve your business

If you are looking for management consultants who will actually help you improve your business profits we should talk. I have been in business for myself since 1975. I have created 5 successful companies and then studied for two years with Robert Fritz, to learn how to turn this experience into effective consulting. There are low cost ways to improve your business and some that will cost you money. Our focus is on start-ups and companies less than 3 years old. While we do have clients with businesses over 20 years old and have been working with some companies of over 10 years, our focus is on those first critical

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ways to succeed today

What are the best ways to succeed today? Is today really different than any other time? There are many details that are specific to the exact time and place. Of course, these details have to be taken into account, however, there are basic principles that have never changed. Things that do change the political landscape, if your business is doing well or not, the season of the year, what your competitors are doing and maybe if we are in a pandemic or not. What are some of the ways to succeed today that are as good this week as they were 20 or 50 years ago? We know this is

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Management Consulting

Management Consultants and Coaching I have run successful businesses in the USA and Canada since about 1973.  I began studying with Robert Fritz in about 2001 and took many courses on how to help others be successful in business, really in any endeavor. By applying the principles of the the Structural Thinking method, I can quickly and effectively help you start a business or improve an already established business. If you have an interest in how you might improve your chances for sustainable success, watch the video below. Yes, it will take about 20 minutes. Nope, not a quick fix, or miracle one-size-fits-all plan.  But if the information in the

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Business success

Success | Definition of Success by Merriam-Webster Define success: outcome, result; degree or measure of succeeding — success in a sentence. What is “success” anyway? There is a lot of talk about “success” and what it takes to be successful. Anyone who gives much thought to the topic would probably agree that one should define “success” before trying to achieve it.  One measure of “success” at Prosperity Consulting is helping you, the client, achieve the results you want to achieve.  We offer three types of services; software, marketing and management consulting services. A business needs three things to succeed. In essence, any successful business must succeed in three areas. 1)

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SEO Lies damned lies statistics and the history of the web

“AdWords, SEO, Lies, damned lies, statistics” While I don’t have any statistics a great number of webistes are more about lying than telling the truth.  Many websites you find in searches are found because of deceptive SEO practices. Generally, deceptive SEO practices point to deceptive websites. There are two fundamental ways that websites are found in searches: Organic searches – there is no paid advertising involved and Google and other search engine magic formulas (algorithms) deliver some sites to you based on the search terms you typed in. This is highly dependent on how well the content of pages on the site aligns with the terms you entered but to

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SEO overview

SEO or Search Engine Optimization, does it matter to me?   SEO or Search Engine Optimization is another one of those things that promise miracles and in some cases actually delivers them. As someone who delivered their first commercial website in 1998 and has helped many businesses with there success through selling their products, training salespeople, automating business processes and management consulting, I will present my view of SEO and related services. First, ask why. Why are you interested in SEO? It is generally best in almost all endeavours to “begin with the end in mind” or have a clear picture in your mind of the result you want to

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