Ever wondered how much money other people are really earning?
According to numbers just released by the US govern-ment, 9 of the top 10 most commonly held jobs in the US pay an average wage of less than $35,000 a year.
Here’s the numbers:
1. Retail salespersons, 4.48 million workers earning
2. Cashiers 3.34 million workers earning $20,420
3. Food prep and serving staff, 3.02 million workers
4. General office clerk, 2.83 million working earning
5. Registered nurses, 2.66 million workers earning
$68,910 Read more...
Is owning your own home a good idea?
Considering what is happening in many countries around the world where dire public finances have resulted in governments increasing property taxes by as much as 700% (!) in some cases…
…owning a property is often a perfect way to give a large part of your income to…
- the banks, in mortgage payment interest (which typically add up to 100% to 200% MORE than the original purchase price)
- the government (in government property taxes, capital gains taxes, and local taxes)
- tradesmen for maintenance costs! Read more...
Hello from the beautiful Ti Sana detox retreat centre in Italy, by Lake Como where George Clooney has his villa.
I am planning a 7-day retreat here for my clients in July, so I drove down here last night to check out the facilities.
I wanted to create this for a while, because people around the world are faced with a real disease epidemic… Read more...
I’ve been thinking a lot about the power of the words we say to ourselves over and over again.
These are called ‘incantations’ or ‘affirmations’, and they can be used to change our beliefs about ourselves, and your beliefs are the what open up the floodgates to your potential.
For example, if you BELIEVE you can be a great violinist, you will tap into much more of your POTENTIAL in that field, right? Read more...
Is A University Education A Waste Of Money?
After spending four years of my life at University in England
and learning precious little of any real value, I came to the
conclusion that young people would be better off investing
in personal development courses and courses on ‘wealth
The growing numbers of people suffering from depression,
stuck in jobs they hate, mired in debt, facing an increasing
number of ailments and diseases etc. seems to be proving
From Michael Snyder’s recent blog post: Read more...
Check out this interesting article by blogger and author James Altucher on how never-ending to-do lists lead to frustration and not getting the IMPORTANT things actu-ally done:
Throw out your “to-do” list and replace it with this
Quote Of The Day
“Psychosomatically, cancer is the body’s last ditch
attempt to help you reclaim your life, get in touch
with your intuition and be who you are, not who
you believe or perceive you should be. It is a last
ditch attempt to help you self-correct.”
– Dr. John Demartini Read more...
As you probably know, I started my business 10 years ago by writing a health ebook.
26 more such ebooks followed, which were downloaded more than 140,000 times all around the world.
Did you know that over 100,000 people die in America each year from prescription drugs?!
And at least 40,000 patients in the UK are killed each year as a direct result of medical mistakes and hospital blunders and that over 500,000 people are left with a permanent injury or disability.
10 Lessons I Learned From My First 20,000 Email Subscribers By Josh Dunlop
1 – You Have to Bribe People
Offer them a small freebie that they’re interested
in, in order to have them join your mailing list.
2 – Know the Value of a Subscriber
That’s really useful information to have when it
comes to buying subscribers.
3 – ‘Buying’ Subscribers Is Cheap
I usually only pay about 20¢ per click on my ads, and
my squeeze page has at least a 33% conversion rate.
This means that it costs me about 50¢ for every new
subscriber. Read more...
One of the most important factors in how well your business does, is this: “People Do Business With People They Know, Like, and Trust”.
That is a quote from Dale Carnegie in a book publi-
shed back in 1936, and it is true then as it is now.
Although technology and the Internet have changed
a few things…
Here are my top 12 tips for increasing your influence
and therefore growing your business:
12 Tips To Get People To Know You, Like You & Trust You
1. People trust experts. Become an Authority on a topic.
Also: interview other experts. Read more...
THE 7 FEARS THAT BLOCK WEALTH ATTRACTION
Having money will create all sorts of problems for me (that I’m not equipped to handle)
- What if I fail?
- Having money will alienate me from family or friends
- Having money will make me a target, to be taken advantage of
- Having money will change me into a ‘bad person’
- Having a lot more money than others is sinful and will ruin my afterlife
- Making money too easily is wrong
- Rich people are unhappy. Having a lot of money will make me unhappy. Read more...