I've seen it all. Well…almost.
In the long, LONG time I've been doing network marketing, I've seen thousands of people come and thousands go. Sad to see people enter our profession, only to go back to what they didn't like so much to begin with and “throw in the towel” with network marketing.
The reality is that network marketing DOES provide all of us who choose to pursue it the unique opportunity to be our own boss and live life on our terms, rather than what someone else wants us to do.
The reality is also this. Network Marketing can be challenging. It's hard work. It requires a serious commitment. That's a fact.
Now…if you're not in any hurry to make a bunch of money, you can dilly-dally around, do things at a moderate pace, as long as your consistent, and eventually get somewhere pretty good.
The last business I built turned into over 15,000 people doing over $5,000,000 a year in sales and I did my part on an extremely meager level. I probably averaged less than three hours a week over the 7 years it took me to get there. But…it also took me SEVEN years to get there. I could have built it faster, but I had other responsibilities on my plate. How many of you would be thrilled with those kind of numbers with that little effort?
Of course, I can't take credit for the success. I didn't do it. All I did was started people in the business. When someone tells you they built an organization of X number of distributors, they didn't do it either.
So…where am I going with all of this in this post?
There are some very important things that you've got to do in network marketing in order to be successful, and there are several that will send you straight to the poor house.
To me…the following flaws, mistakes, decisions, or errors in judgment (call them what you will), are surefire ways to prevent you from ever becoming highly successful in network marketing. I've turned them into diseases for the sake of entertainment.
That's all I have to say. Don't you think?
Todd Falcone speaks and trains on the subject of network marketing success and helps people move to a position of achieving Network Marketing Mastery®. He also consults network marketing company owners as well as coaches and trains top-level distributors throughout the profession. Todd is a husband to his wife Carla, and a father to his two boys Gianni and Joey. He’s a surfer, a skier, a golfer, and loves to fish and play in the outdoors. Start accelerating your network marketing business today, download Todd's latest CHEAT SHEET on this page.
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