Archive for July 2012

Branding is Fear-Based B.S.

Branding, brand management, and brand strategy are rooted in fear and are completely unnecessary. This is true whether we’re talking about business, product, organizational, or personal branding. The primary aim of branding is control. But people don’t generally like to be controlled. So branding is largely done at the subconscious level; if it were done…

How to Earn Passive Income From Live Performance Art

Recently I attended the Winnipeg Fringe Festival, which is a festival of theatrical shows. This one included 30 venues with rotating shows running 12 hours per day. I managed to see 25 plays in 5 days, including musicals, comedies, murder mysteries, clown shows, acrobatics, performance poetry, and more. I was very impressed with the talent…

Dissolving Limiting Beliefs

As one of our final stops before we do the passive income walkthrough, I want to address limiting beliefs, which could seriously hold you back from achieving your goals if we don’t take steps to address them. Types of Limiting Beliefs Limiting beliefs come in a variety of forms. Here are some of the most…

RIP Stephen Covey

Stephen Covey, author of The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, passed away this morning at age 79. Apparently his death was due to complications from an April accident, when he lost control of his bicycle on a steep road in Utah and crashed. I never had the chance to meet him, but I loved…

Free Audio – Why You Aren’t Achieving Your Goals

Hale Dwoskin, author of The Sedona Method, has created another free audio to share with you called Why You Aren’t Achieving Your Goals… and What to Do About It. Hale’s previous audios have received more than 10,000 listens so far, so there’s been a lot of interest in them. You can listen to these free…

How to Stop Being Disappointed

If someone is late about 70% of the time, and you expect them to be on time, that’s a rather foolish prediction, isn’t it? They may be on time, but they probably won’t be. What many people will do is get angry with the friend who’s frequently late. Does this usually change that person’s behavior?…

Free Audio on Goals, Life Purpose, and Relationships

Last week I shared a free audio program from Hale Dwoskin, author of The Sedona Method. Several thousand people have already listened to it, so it’s been pretty popular. I’m happy to say that Hale created another free audio on goals, life purpose, and relationships, and this one is free as well. It’s under 22…

Investing

Another way to earn passive income is through investing. I’ve already mentioned real estate investing, but of course you can also generate income from many other types of investments such as owning stock in a company or earning interest with a certificate of deposit. Investments can pay off with interest, dividends, and capital gains. Depending…