My confession is that I have an obsession with MLM companies; especially those emerging in the US that have had success in other countries. I have never really made a fortune by getting involved but the lure of the opportunity gets me every time. My involvement in the past in network marketing companies makes me a target/prospect for many people as they change companies, start companies, or simply help with marketing companies.
The relative investment for starting an MLM business is so low that I often take the mindset of "what do I have you lose" or "you don't know until you try."
The list of network marketing companies that I have personally signed up for at some point in my life are as follows:
I have used products from:
Every time I get an invite to try a new company I can't help but explore the products and the opportunity.
Share your rants and raves about MLMs in the comments.
Donald O. Clifton invented the Clifton StrengthsFinder and was a major influencer in the world of Strengths-Based Psychology. Most people are familiar with Strengths Finder 2.0 because of the little red book by Tom Rath. This online assessment you access by an individual code found in the book (ie not helpful if you get a second hand copy). Many leaders (from the public and private sector) hand out this book in an effort to increase performance in their organization.
The main idea is that by focusing on an employees strengths you can increase engagement at work. There are also implications for a better overall quality of life being reported.
Well, I believe it. I recently reviewed my Strengths Finder 2.0 and I couldn't help but beam with pride as I looked at my strengths.
My top five and the interpretation of them are as follows:
These traits absolutely describe me! Please share your Strengths Finder 2.0 results in the comments.
Wallace Wattles wrote the book "The Science of Getting Rich" in 1910 and it remains a great read for anyone looking to improve their relationship with money. I have read my paper copy once this year and am listening to the Audio version as I write this. I still have a way to go in order to be where I want to be financially but I am also far far from where I was when I first listened to this book.
Over the weekend I was thinking about the timeless question "If money were no object, what would I do?" I have quite the list going of things to hold in my mind.
This brings me to a list of writing prompts to help you think more deeply about your relationship with money:
Do you have money relationship questions to share? Make a comment.
One of my favorite time management tips is to theme your days. If you can group your tasks so you don't have to change gears as often then you will accomplish so much more.
Let's take a closer look at what the body does with caffeine, theanine, opiates, and alcohol. Many of us put these substances into our body without really knowing what they are doing.
Have you ever taken a picture of the moon that was completely underwhelming? I have often wondered when trying to capture a picture of the beautiful night sky why my picture doesn't look anything like what I am seeing with my eyes. Here is the explanation!
We are all just energy! A certain fish protein has a frequency that prevents the fish blood from freezing even when the water around it is. In this episode we explain this threshold of "where nothing happens" and talk about the phenomenon of vibration in artic fish.
Definition of Hysteresis https://www.britannica.com/science/hysteresis
National Science Foundation on Antifreeze Fish Proteins https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/1996/nstc96rp/sb3.htm
More on Antifreeze Proteins and Hysteresis https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6700733
YouTube on Hysteresis https://youtu.be/k7ZalV3KzZQ
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