How the Top 1% of Job Seekers Build Insane Market Demand for Their Name

Our natural inclination is to employ a push approach when marketing ourselves to prospective employers.  This used to work both in marketing ourselves and products.  You spend time and money pushing out your personal brand to prospective employers just hoping to get a bite.  It’s a numbers game, right?  Submit as many resumes as possible and you’re[…]

6 Web Hosting and eCommerce Affiliate Programs that Earn HUGE Commissions

Perhaps you have experience in building websites and/or selling products online.  If so, great!  I’ve hand-picked some excellent affiliate programs you can share with your readers.  These products/services are all not only highly reputable, but also pay really large commissions to you for your recommendations/referrals. If you don’t have your own blog to promote these[…]

How Hard Times Lead To Success and What To Expect

All too often we see others make it big time without witnessing the struggles it took to get there.  We assume successful people were just destined to get there.  “Anomalies.”  “Good luck.”  “Geniuses.” I started selling on eBay when I was around 14, totally against my parent’s wishes. I was naively optimistic, and that worried[…]

The Biggest Mistake I Ever Made in Online Marketing

I was misled for my first few years in online marketing.  Misled so severely that every time I think about it, I want to bang my head against the wall.  It is easily the single biggest mistake I have made yet.  A mistake that has not only lost me thousands of dollars, but led to[…]

Why I Moved My Sites to WPEngine

WPEngine is the hosting provider of choice for serious bloggers and online marketers.  It comes as no surprise if you’ve ever experienced a discount/shared hosting solution like Bluehost, HostGator, or SiteGround.  If you are serious about your project, using a shared hosting solution is dooming yourself to fail.  What a nightmare. Enough about shared hosting.  I’m[…]

How an Innocent Blog Can Turn into a Money-Making Machine

I first started blogging in May of 2015.  It began so innocently with random answers on, a Yahoo! Answers for more… “refined” individuals.  Answers about hobbies of mine, answers about my failed start-up attempt, and answers about my experiences selling on eBay in middle school. You see, I was out-of-town for the summer completing[…]

How to Expertly Craft Your Personal Brand Through Online Presence

The digital age really has inspired an ‘ADD Culture’.  With so much stimuli in the world today, we have grown very conservative with our attention.  25 years ago, simply pushing out your message was enough to make a brand known.  There wasn’t nearly as much noise to break through.  Getting people’s attention was much easier,[…]