How To Create Your First Webinar?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Investing, Self Improvement, Communications
When holding your first webinar it can be quite daunting! I know for us we were a little overwhelmed with the idea of putting on a live training session. We were incredibly nervous the night before and the following morning. So expect some overwhelm and expect some nerves and anxiety as it is all part of the process. I am going to share some tips with you to help you reduce some of that overwhelm and anxiety... Its all in the ...
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The Truth About The Achievement Of Goals?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Investing, Communications
What is the truth about the achievement of goals? The truth for me was to put more emphasis on the daily tasks to achieve the goal rather than putting the importance on the goal. In other words, establish the goal, then establish the strategy and then work our those daily tasks to accomplish those goals. And then do whatever it takes to get those daily tasks done! The best thing for me and my business has been in the participation of ...
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What can propel your business to another level?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Investing, Communications
What can propel your business to another level? What does it take to make that happen? For any business either a physical business or an online business what does it take to increase customers, leads or prospects? To get our business to the next level it is all about identifying the goals we want to achieve. Once you have done that you need to identify the strategies required to achieve those goals. You then break this down even further and identify ...
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The Quickest Way To Build Trust And Rapport

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Investing, Communications
Had the tree loppers out today and they had to finish a job they started 5 weeks ago. They cut my tree down and they had so much work on that they have only now come back out to finish the job. The whole time whilst doing the job he was complaining about having "no time". How does he get back some of that time? So 5 weeks ago when he took down the tree, and it was a massive tree ...
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What Are You Doing To Change Your World?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Real Estate, Finance, Health and Fitness, Investing, Communications, Home and Family
If change in your life is what you are seeking... what are you doing to change your world? Change can be forced or change can come through uncertainty and challenges. In my case it was both that created change in my world. I was in an unfulfilled profession as a corporate accoutant and in 2005 I left my full-time job forever! I was sick and tired of working for bosses that I did not respect and working with colleagues that I ...
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Today I'm Sad....

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Finance, Health and Fitness, Home and Family
Today I received a phone call at 6am and it was my daughter calling from Australia. She was upset and completely miserable as she was sick and unwell. This threw me into a spin as I am currently here in America with only 3 weeks before I fly back home to Australia. Even as I write this and listen to the video I have created for this blog it brings me to tears. I am very close to my daughter, as ...
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If We Were To Advertise For Team Members What Would It Say?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Investing
We are online business owners and we are working towards a life of meaning and purpose. We are always looking for committed and motivated team members that want to create freedom and flexibility and lead life on their own terms. We have the training and tools to do that... Let us take you back... 10 years ago we were both working together in corporate finance as accountants. We were disatisfied and unfulfilled in our workplace for many reasons. The environment we ...
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How To Take A Business Deduction And Vacation At The Same Time?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Investing
My first lesson to learn as a business owner and investor was... always take business trips and not vacations. In other words plan your trips around where you are doing or intend to do business. As soon as I turned business owner my language changed and it was no longer taking a 'vacation' it has always been a business trip. Especially with an online business as you work and travel at the same time. When travelling to different parts of the ...
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What Does Lawn Service Have To Do With Having A Vision?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Investing
It is so important when building a brand to be clear on your vision, values and purpose. For some business owners and entrepreneurs that vision was built very early on. When out for dinner with my attorney he shared a wonderful success story centered around the importance of having a vision. I needed a tree down in the yard of the house I am rehabbing and he recommended a tree lopper, his name is Andy. My attorney lived in the same ...
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These 3 Things Will Change Your Life

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement
When you want to progress in your business, in your career, in your sport, in your job, you need to come up with a plan. To start with, you need to be clear on your objctives...what it is you want to accomplish. The end result, if you like. Let's say you are an athlete, a runner, and you need to shave a few seconds off your best time that you haven't been able to do before. And reaching this time, will see ...
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If You Want To Earn The Money... You Must Learn The Skills!

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Investing
For the times that I have excelled in any particular area in life I have spent a lot of time learning the skills. When I mean learning the skills it means not only the training and education but the doing! The practicing of the skills. The only way of earning the money is getting out in the trenches and learning those skills... through practice and doing! In 2001 I learned the skills of a FOREX trader. I invested in an education ...
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What Did Trump Stir Up In Me Tonight?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Investing
So as I sat in my lounge room and listened to the President of the United States, Donald Trump deliver his presentation in NE Ohio tonight... I fill up with an emotion that I just could not explain at first. Initially, It caused me confusion... and as I tapped into that emotion more and more to try and understand what was happening, I had a realisation... that was more about me... than about Donald Trump. The words he was speaking were ...
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How Often Should I Email To My List?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Writing and Speaking
A very common question... when starting your online business... and you are building your email list is 'How often should I email to my subscribers?'. Here are the following tips when emailing to your list: - Do what you say you are going to do In other words if you said you would email to them a monthly newsletter... then do that! If it is a bi-weekly newsletter or a daily broadcast then do it! it is very important to commit to ...
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Why You Should Build A List In Your Business?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Investing, Communications
Building a list is a crucial component to building a relationship with your prospect or client. To communicate with your prospects or clients you have to be collecting email addresses. The way Trish and Chris collect email addresses is through landing pages or through their website. When a prospect clicks on an advertisement they have seen on a social media platform they are directed to a website where they are offered a free video training series, an ebook, a pdf report, ...
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Its Not About Competition Its About Creativity!

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Investing
When doing a traditional business plan one of the tasks that is required of you as a business owner is to analyse your competition. When it comes to competition you need to identify and analyse your top 3 competitors. It's important to do this analysis to identfy your competitions weaknesses. It is also just as important to identify your businessess strengths and ideally, this capitalises on your competitors weaknesses.  When it comes to an online business model things are analysed differently ...
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Just Keep Pedalling

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Investing, Self Improvement
As you will see in this video I purchased a picture just a few days ago, in this picture it shows a character riding a bicycle. The most important part of this picture is the words inscribed in the bottom corner, which say ‘keep pedalling’. What does that mean? These words connected to me immediately as they mean, consistency, growth, bite size action steps and reaching targets. It is what Chris, my business partner and I kept saying to ourselves in ...
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Our Journey Into Affiliate Marketing

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate
Our Journey Into Affiliate Marketing What Is Affiliate Marketing? Trish and Chris were recently interviewed about their journey into Affiliate Marketing. They explained how the found this business model and the impact it has had on them. Trish and Chris met when they worked together as Financial Corporate Professionals in 2004. They really didn't enjoy their environment, their management or the people they were surrounded with, day in, day out. In 2005, Chris left the organisation to pursue her Corporate Finance career. Trish also ...
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The Perils of NOT Doing Business Online

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Investing
What are the perils of NOT doing business online? There are those things we still have to do traditionally… what is one of those things? Mailing your documents!!! OMG… there has to be another way!!! So in the international real estate investment business that I own I still have to mail… yes… going to the post office… paying for an envelope and stamps… handing over my important documents to the person at the post office and then fingers crossed they mail ...
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What’s In A Business Name?

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate
One of the most important steps to starting your business is developing and securing a business name. When I say securing a name, what is it that I mean? Back in the day, you just had to see if it was available and pay for the name with the regulatory authorities and then you were ready to go with your business cards and stationery. However, things have changed and changed a lot. Nowadays there is a lot that goes into a name. ...
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Wealth Building Takes Time

by TrishandChris Lead Your Lifestyle Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Real Estate, Finance, Investing
Wealth building takes time, a consistent cash flow cycle and a plan. A consistent cash flow cycle is a process in which income and assets are continuously created through the allocation of income generated from a business. A plan can start with a decision. My wealth plan started back in 1999 with a decision when I became a single parent overnight through tragic circumstances. At the time I had no job, no income, no home and no partner. I had a 4-year-old ...
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