There is no guarantee that every business I create will be a winner, but I make sure that I learn a new skill in the process. Why? Because the more I learn, the more I can earn in the future. The business may have failed, but the skill I've learnt will stay with me for life and bring me to a greater height in the future. That's the mentality I had whenever I started … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #19 – The more you learn, the more you’ll earn
I loved attending self-help seminars in my early 20s. In one of the seminars, the coach wanted us to think about this question, "What would you do if you knew that you wouldn't fail?" At that time, my answer was to become a successful businessman, with a big office and a lot of staff. Indeed I pursued my dream. But after I stepped into the brick and mortar business … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #20 – What if you wouldn’t fail?
Let's start with how to make a business grow easily. The secret of making a business grow easily is to make it go viral. For example, restaurateurs strive to give you a unique dining experience, so that you will take photo and share it in the social media. That's a typical viral marketing strategy that you can see often nowadays, across the retail and … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #21 – How to make a business grow consistently
Before we talk about financial freedom, we first have to talk about Wealth. What is Wealth? My definition of Wealth comes from Robert Kiyosaki. "Wealth is NOT a measurement of how much money you have but how long you can live without working." In other words, wealth is a measurement of Time, not Money. Having financial freedom means being able … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #22 – 2 ways to achieve financial freedom
We are into Day 23 of our Success Lesson. Many more lessons to come. But today, I need a favor from you... I'm hoping that you can give me an honest feedback about this Success Lesson series. How has it benefited you? Anything you'd like to read more in the future? Your feedback will help shape our newsletter in the future. So, please take a few … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #23 – I would love to get your opinion…
Some people said success philosophy is just a short-term motivation. They are right. It is a short-term motivation to them because they have not internalized the philosophy. The philosophy is not part of their belief system. To make a success philosophy work, you've to internalize it. When you do, it will be reflected in your decision, then your action, and … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #24 – Why success philosophies don’t work
A common question I get from new marketers is, "How can I make money online?" Frankly, that is a wrong question. You got to understand one thing. Money is an exchange of values. Instead of asking, "How can I make money online", you should ask, "What value can I provide to the online community?" The more values you can provide, the more people are … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #25 – How can I make money online?
What are some of the reasons for failure? Some say procrastination, some say fear, lack of self confidence, no determination etc. But to me, the top reason for failure is reluctance to learn. The market is full of people giving the false idea that one can get rich easily. How often have you seen sales pitches like 'no technical knowledge required', 'no skill … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #26 – The top reason for failure
When I was in my 20s, I was clueless about my future. All I knew was I wanted to be rich and successful. But I didn't know how. In fact, I didn't even know what is success. I studied hard and got multiple degrees that most people envy. Yet I still had no clue or confidence that I could be successful in life. Most of my peers (the elites in the university), or should … [Read more...] about [Free Lesson] #27 – The only thing I did right all these years