The Surprising Truth About Leading Your Tribe

The Affiliate Guy Episode 400

The word leadership has a lot of misconceptions. We think of leaders as older, smarter, more qualified, and deemed worthy of the title of “leader.” As a result, we shrink back from our own ability to lead. We diminish our own qualifications and consider ourselves unworthy of such a title. We play small. But here’s the exciting and hopefully encouraging reality: You are a leader. Today I’ll share the surprising truth about leading your tribe.

Can Affiliate Marketing Change The World?

What You Are Doing Matters...Don't Forget That!

As business owners, we often have the highest highs and the lowest lows.  One minute we feel like we’re on top of the world, and the next we’re horribly discouraged and feel like nothing we do is really making an impact.  I felt that way recently, then a few friends of mine talked some sense into me! Watch the video below for what I realized…and what it means for you!

Stop Giving Up on Your Online Business [VIDEO]

Too many give up right before their breakthrough. They give up when they are close to making their first sale. They give up when they are close to making their first affiliate commission. They give up when they are close to going full-time. They quit right when success is around the corner. This is a call to stop that.

Consistent action over time is the only recipe for success in your online business. It’s always been that way and it always will be

When everyone gives up on you, don’t give up on yourself.

For those who missed it, this past week, Michigan State beat Michigan in the most unlikely way. Ten seconds left, almost no chance to win. But the Spartans did not give up. They played until the end…and won.

This video from Eric Thomas will inspire you to play until the end. You might only have ten seconds left, but that is all you need.

Never, ever, ever give up.

Who Says You Can’t?

The Voices You Listen to Are Your Choice...Choose Wisely

If you are like almost everyone I know, there is something you’ve always wanted to do, but someone talked you out of it. Someone told you that you’re not talented enough. Someone told you that you’re too old or too young. Too slow, too stupid, or too poor. And now, you’re left wondering what might have been. Now what?

Who Says You Can't?

Catherine Lanigan was like that. All throughout her young life, she considered herself a talented writer. Her teachers told she was gifted and maybe that she could make it someday as a writer.

So she entered college full of hope. She even registered for a senior level class in creative writing taught by a visiting professor from Harvard. When she wrote her very first short story for the class, the professor asked to see her.

He was the prototypical college English professor. He was 6′ 6″ tall, wore tweed coat with elbow patches and the horn-rimmed glasses. He also had the smug look of a tenured English professor (sorry if that is you, but I had three such professors in college and they all had a smug look).

The Beauty of Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone

Keep Your Eyes Open and See What Happens

There is little beauty inside of your comfort zone. I’ve found time and time again that true beauty is found when you step outside of your comfort zone and keep your eyes open for what’s out there. I recently finished a record-breaking run for me and when I finished, I shot this short video for you. The message: Keep your eyes open and see what happens.