Multiple Income Streams: avoiding Starving Artist Syndrome

Written by Angela Booth

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=>The goal of Multiple Income Streams: passive income

The goal of all this busy-beavering is passive income. That is, work that brings you in cash long after you've completed it. If you're a writer or artist, this is books that you've written that are bringing in royalties, or that you're selling on your own Web site. If you're a photographer, it's stock photos you've licensed that bring you in fees whenever anyone uses them. If you're a Web designer, it's hosting clients' Web sites.

The big benefit ofrepparttar creative life is being able to license your products. If you're just selling your time, your income is limited byrepparttar 129412 time you have to sell, and you'll always be pushing forrepparttar 129413 next project, hoping that it's a long one at a good hourly rate.

Think "intellectual property" and "products" andrepparttar 129414 picture changes. Imagine if you create one product every few months, and sell one copy of that product each week. The more products you create,repparttar 129415 more you'd be selling, andrepparttar 129416 more $$$ you'd have coming in.

=>Actively look for Multiple Income Streams

The world is changing fast. Most ofrepparttar 129417 jobs around today weren't in existence a decade ago. Actively looking for your own Multiple Income Streams means that you won't be blindsided if your current work dries up for whatever reason.

Here's how to recognize a new Income Stream that's right for you:

* it gets you enthusiastic;

* you feel you can do it right now, or with some practise or training;

* it has a market.

Developing Multiple Income Streams takes time, energy and talent, and you've got that. Get started today.

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Written by Craig Lock

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* Listen to your heart and write about what you love, your PASSIONS - ideas that "move you" and which make you "tick ock".

* Learn everything you can aboutrepparttar writing and publishing "business". Also learn aboutrepparttar 129411 internet as a tool/medium of online publishing.

* Join a writers' association and/or critique groups.

N.B: Believe in yourself. This is THE vitally important ingredient in writing success. You have something unique to share withrepparttar 129412 world inrepparttar 129413 form of your individual life journey.

Your dreams can come writing...and in life.


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