Been Burned, Scammed, Taken for a Ride...

Written by Rachel Gawith

Continued from page 1
I discovered that you could apparently make thousands very easily and with no effort online, simply by signing up for a website and placing a few free classifieds. So I joined every ‘next big thing’, every site promoting untold riches, only to find thatrepparttar program disappeared after a few weeks, along with my money. But alongrepparttar 116805 way I learnt what I should look for in an online business,repparttar 116806 best ways to market online and my web design skills improved drastically. At times I became very disillusioned and felt like giving up when yet another program folded, or sponsor failed to get in touch and offer support but I learned valuable lessons. And after one such online opportunity disappeared and having convinced a number of people to join me in this, I thought enough was enough and started my own online program. Even that involved a steep learning curve,repparttar 116807 site had to be revamped numerous times, parts ofrepparttar 116808 program changed but I putrepparttar 116809 knowledge I gained from being a ‘newbie’ into building a good stable program. People need support, they want to see proper products and a realistic and achievable pay plan.

So don’t give up, from every bad experience you will learn something, be it a new skill, what to avoid next time, what advertising works or doesn’t and so on…Like life home based business, especially onrepparttar 116810 internet, is a learning experience which you must embrace.

© 2004 Rachel Gawith Rachel runs her own online business at as well as publishing a weekly newsletter at Other opportunities can be seen at You’ll also find a vast array of free tools there to help you market any business effectively online and you can post your classified ad free for 7 days.

"P" Your Way To Online Business Success!

Written by Jeff Schuman

Continued from page 1

When you have a great product and are involved withrepparttar right mentors,repparttar 116804 next steps will begin to fall in place. Every product has to be priced right forrepparttar 116805 market you are in. Fortunately home businesses have many advantages when it comes to pricing. Keeping your overhead down and using home business tax benefits to fund your business will help you keep your pricing competitive fromrepparttar 116806 very beginning.

Developing a successful marketing campaign to promote your great product is alwaysrepparttar 116807 big question mark in The Amazing Sales Formula. This process never ends. And it will change over time. The key is to be persistent. What are your competitors doing that is working. What are you doing that isn't working. You will always find yourself testing to findrepparttar 116808 right formula for your product and marketing budget.

Onrepparttar 116809 internet autoresponders arerepparttar 116810 best way to devleoprepparttar 116811 persistence it is going to take to get people to buy your product or service. An autoresponder is an automatic way to send email. Fill it up with messages highlightingrepparttar 116812 benefits of your great product, setrepparttar 116813 intervals between messages and forget about it. You will come across as a very persistent internet marketer and you can continue to put your efforts into promotions rather than busy work or remembering when to follow-up with someone.

We all need to turn a profit in our home based businesses. Developing your own profitable company will take time. It is going to take an investment of either time or money to reach your goals. There is no shortcut here. Some people have more time than money to invest. Others have more money then they have time. Unfortunately many people will quit before they ever get torepparttar 116814 level of profitability they need to reach their goals. Don't let that happen to you. Budget your time and money wisely and understand your success will not come overnight.

If you will continue to work every day and keep your eyes onrepparttar 116815 6 "P" words then you will have a successful online business turning a profit and affording yourepparttar 116816 benefits that come fromrepparttar 116817 "Amazing Sales Formula."

Jeff Schuman is the publisher of Team-Schuman Marketplace a make money at home newsletter designed to provide useful information to help ordinary people make money working at home.

    <Back to Page 1 © 2005
Terms of Use