No More Weekends!

by Carlos Batista Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Now there is an announcement that would create global panic if it was ever to be made. Can you imagine what it would be like to not have a weekend again?   Allow me to put a different twist on that. Can you imagine what it would be like to not look forward to the weekend because… every day felt like a weekend?   No, I am not smoking wacky weed but, before I get into clarifying the last statement let me first address ...
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How To Measure Your Personal Fulfilment Level

by Carlos Batista Self Improvement
There are many factors to consider when working out how fulfilled you are in your life right now. This is however important to understand if you want to improve your life for the better.   In order to determine how fulfilled, you are right now I have created a gauge you can use. I call it the Fulfilment Gauge. By plotting where you are right now, you can work out what you need to do to get to where you want to ...
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Online Business Myths Smashed!

by Carlos Batista Business, Internet and Businesses Online
I am sure you come across advert upon advert on your Facebook newsfeed claiming to have the ‘latest system’ for making money online with very little effort. This is the ultimate dream lifestyle and with the growth in the digital economy, it is more and more accessible to the average person. Sadly though, most online businesses fail within the first 2-5 years but, not because making money online is a myth. Rather, because those online business owners either required the wrong ...
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The Value Of The Right Mentor

by Carlos Batista Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
Looking for a boost in your personal and financia life? Do you find that your life is unfulfilled in more ways than one? Find Yourself A Mentor. Mentoring is most often defined as a professional relationship in which an experienced person (the mentor) assists another (the mentored) in developing specific skills and knowledge that will enhance the less-experienced person's professional and personal growth. A mentor is that person/people who can guide you, help you, take you under their wing, and nurture your quest. ...
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Don't Let Your Past Cloud Your Future

by Carlos Batista Self Improvement
We all have a past and some refer to it as baggage, I prefer to refer to it as experiences. It is only baggage if you carry it around with you in the present and into the future. You have heard the saying "leave the past behind" and if you do, you can have a positive effect on your present which in turn affects your future. Many people find this hard to do due to a few simple yet very important factors. The ...
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How I Dealt With A Career & Life-Changing Event - A True Story

by Carlos Batista Self Improvement
We all experience life changing events that challenge us in many ways but, what happened to me in June 2016 changed me forever but, before I get into that… As you enter the job market, you might find that there are a lot of buzzwords thrown around, including the terms career and job. You might be looking for a career, but you aren’t going to enter the career market! For years, I have been telling employees, colleagues and friends that there is ...
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Home Business Tips & Tricks - Final Issue

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Many people are drawn to the idea of starting a home business, and not having to work for a boss. They dream of the freedom that comes along with being self-employed. Far too often they discover the freedom was just a dream and they are actually working long, hard hours for at least in the beginning as they try to get their business off the ground. What is the most effective way to deal with the stress and anxiety that ...
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Home Business Tips & Tricks - Issue 1

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Many people wonder about whether a home business is right for them. One reason many people never get started is that they don’t believe they can run a profitable home business successfully. Running a successful home business gives you the freedom to be at home and to take care of the things that you normally wouldn’t be able to, while earning a nice income at the same time. It can be a very alluring idea and one that many never ...
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22 Ways To Get Noticed, Get Liked And Create Engagement On Facebook

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Facebook has become the most preferred website of all times and more than 50% of online visitors are on this platform. This article looks at the best ways to attract attention to your page. 1. Did you just create a new page? Ask everyone and anyone you know to like your page, even if you have to turn to friends and family. Your objective here is simply to get the ball rolling. 2. Use videos that are only revealed when they like ...
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How To Increase Profits On The Backend - Final Issue

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Welcome to the final Issue in this topic. This is the last issue in this topic. TAKE EVERYTHING AND PUT IT TOGETHER Embedded in free reports, you should have upsell links to e-books that can cover the same or similar subjects more in-depth. Within the e-books, you might have backend offers for trial memberships to online forums to help people in their niche. In value packages, you want to give someone who has expressed significant interest in and appreciation of your products ...
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How To Increase Profits On The Backend - Issue 3

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
Welcome to Issue 3 in this topic. STRATEGIC UPSELL The whole idea behind backend offers is to increase your profits by getting people to buy more. It can mean getting them to buy additional products, but it can also mean subtly influencing their buying behavior during their checkout so that they are likely to upgrade their purchases. The upsell is a classic marketing strategy that is a backend offer due to the fact that the customer has already made a commitment to ...
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How To Increase Profits On The Backend - Issue 2

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
// Welcome to Issue 2 in this topic. HAVE MANY OFFERS IN YOUR FUNNEL If you want to do backend offers, you have to have many products in your inventory. They don't specifically have to be your own products; they can be affiliate products. However, you need sufficient inventory to mix and match your offers so that people won't get tired of seeing the same offer every time and get more resistant to being marketed to out of pure boredom. THE THREE-TIERED ...
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How To Increase Profits On The Backend - Issue 1

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
// THE PSYCHOLOGY OF BACKEND PROFITS Most businesses spend too much time trying to gain new customers and fail to recognize the immense goldmine that they have in their existing customers. The fact is that the people most likely to buy from you are those people who have already bought from you! That's why backend marketing can help to boost your profits, even when new customers are few and far between. As a strategy to survive and thrive in a recession, ...
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How To Find The Hot Spots In Internet Marketing - Issue 3

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
// Welcome to Issue 3 on this topic. Research The Hot Spot Online Okay, so you've picked some hot spots that you are excited about. Congratulations! You're almost home now. In order to really get a good feel for each hot spot, you'll want to check out the trends and what people are saying about that particular niche, before you go writing multiple sales copy and articles that no one is interested in, even with a hot niche. By figuring out exactly ...
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How To Find The Hot Spots In Internet Marketing - Final Issue

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
// Welcome to the final issue on this topic. This is the last issue in this topic. Some Sample Niches Based On Adwords Campaigns This is a list developed during some research I performed recently. As with anything, the actual hot spots shift as interest in them shift on the Internet. But, you can get a pretty good view of the some of the hot topics that pay well according to Google Adwords CPC. It doesn't mean they make great niches to ...
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WANTED: Social Media Manager

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
With the explosive growth of social media and the power it has for businesses to brand and market themselves, Social Media Manager posts are advertised in growing numbers every day. This is a growing market which grows at a fast pace due to the growing popularity of social media yet, the number of qualified individuals does not meet the need in the market. This could be your opportunity to obtain the skills needed to get started in this growing marketplace and ...
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How To Find The Hot Spots In Internet Marketing - Issue 1

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
// This is Issue 1 of 4 in how to find the hot spots in Internet marketing. Niches: Hot Spots That Drive Internet Marketing Whether you are just getting into Internet marketing or have been doing this for a while, you know that developing a niche is key to the success of your Internet marketing efforts. After all, when you are in business on the Internet, you don't necessarily have to produce a particular product first to market it. You don't even ...
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How To Find The Hot Spots In Internet Marketing - Issue 2

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
// Welcome to Issue 2 on this topic. Researching Your Chosen Topics The next method uses the Google Keyword Tool, or something similar (like Overture) that can help you identify 1) other associated keywords or phrase to your niche, and 2) how hot the niche really is. This tool will help you measure the three of the four criteria that keyword or phrase should meet to see if it is worth developing into a full-blown niche. It is located here: https://adwords.google.com/select/KeywordToolExternal . Once ...
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How To Increase Your Facebook Ads Profits

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
// Any money you spend on an advertising campaign should always be an investment. That is to say that the amount you get out should be dwarfed by the amount you put in, so that you can continue to spend more and see your profits rise and rise. Unfortunately, this isn’t how every Facebook Ads campaign looks to every marketer. Many of us will pay for Facebook Ads and find that we don’t see that money back – that rather our ...
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How Much Should You Spend On Your Facebook Ads

by Carlos Batista Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online
// One of the great things about Facebook Ads is that it is entirely flexible in terms of your budget. You can set not only how much you are willing to spend per day but also how much you are willing to spend on any single click on your ads. But while this flexibility is good news when it comes to finding the right audience, it also adds to the challenge somewhat as now you’re going to have to decide how ...
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