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An actor is a product as much as anything that is marked on the Internet. If an Internet marketer does not move a certain product, or attract buyers he or she will change strategies. There is tons of advice on the Internet for sale or for free about marketing your product, but not a lot about marketing actors. If the public does not buy a product on the Internet no matter what you do to sell it, then it is a money-loser. If an actor can not generate dollars for the producer he is a money-loser.

If you take a stroll down the list of A Hollywood actors, you will find varying degrees of acting school ability, but soonless these actors are all on Hollywood's A list because they command top dollars and they command top dollars because there is a reasonable expectation that They will put bums in the seats, which is the only thing that matters in Show Business. Acting ability as judged by a drama teacher is far different than the acting ability as judged by the market place. Confusion for the actor happens when he or she buys the whole acting as an interpretative art form. While it absolutely is an interpretative art form, I would suggest that the audience is the true judge about what is good or what is not.

There is a lot of disdain from those in the acting profession for those actors who are making a lot of money and what that really means is that there is a lot of disdain for the audience that pays to see these players. In Canada, there is a whole industry dedicated to supporting non-commercial theater and film. This increases the superior complexity of players who would not draw flies on the open market. Real actors who make fans of the public, are looked down upon because they are popular, which is exactly what happened in Shakespeare's day, when the intellectuals looked down on him for his popular plays.

An actor as product is what humanity demands. It does not demand secret cults of acting that does not meet the demands of the marketplace. An actor should learn to find his lessons in the audience. In a live theater or a movie theater, there are seats reserved for the most important participant in the performance, the most important judge. These seats are reserved for those that will make or break your career; The audience. …

Almost everyone today is looking for a way to save money, earn extra cash in their free time or just keep during an economic recession. There are some things that consumers can do in order to save money and make cash in ways they may have never imagined. We live in an age where there are a lot of new opportunities that not everyone is familiar with. Also, there are some secrets that can help you save the money that you already have.

1. Smart Shopping
What grocery store do you go to? Have you compared prices with other places locally? Chances are, there is a cheaper place for you to get your shopping done. Some popular stores that are especially cheap to shop at are: Aldi, Food Lion, Price Chopper and many many others.

2. Buy in Bulk
Everything from beer to donuts, you simply save money if you buy in bulk. No matter what you are buying, if it is something that is consumable and you go through more than one if it in the course of two weeks, consider buying more of them at a time. In the world today, people make tons of money by selling individually packaged items, and a lot of your money is going to pay for such packaging! Save by purchasing the largest amount that you can, in whatever you buy!

3. Earn Money Online in your Free Time
This one is a no-brainer. Ever find yourself bored at home, flipping through channels on the TV with nothing to do? Turn this extra time into money, easily! There is a huge industry on the internet with opportunities for people just like you to earn a lot from. It takes no experience, and I have been doing it for over 6 months now! …

Before this book, I had no idea about what were the true techniques to invest in the stock market. When I saw this book on the shelve of bookshops, I immediately turn its pages to check it's content and was pleasantly surprised at the level of detail and coverage of investing in the stock market. Impressed with what I read, I bought it without hesitation.

After reading this book and applying some of the lessons taught, I can say that I am a better investor in the stock market now. Before, I was only a rookie. I will explain to you why.

This book teachers both the fundamental aspects of selecting stocks which Adam will show you. The technical aspects to trading is illustrated by Conrad who traded his way way out of bankruptcy using very good strategies. He easily makes US $ 5000-US $ 7000 a month trading stocks and options. That can replace anyone's salary anytime, will not you agree? His record is US $ 22k ++ in a single month.

One of the important concepts stated early in the book is to invest in the stock market and use the power of compounding. You can be an automatic millionaire by the time you retire using this technique. All you need is patience and some consistency in investing. This was how Warren Buffet became the richest man by investing in the US market and let his investment returns compound.

The rest of the book explains four strategies to grow your funds in the stock market depending on which level of an investor you are currently at with the returns and time horizon you are looking at.

The first growth strategy is the most basic level for novice investors which teachers you to achieve compounded returns of 10% -12.08% annually by buying the market or buying sectors or industries that are outperforming.

The second growth strategy shows you about value investing which can achieve you an annual return of 15% -25%. This method requires you to buy great companies at huge discount and sell them for a huge profit. Warren Buffet uses value investing to pick his stocks. You will learn the nine criteria of value investing to pick stocks that investors like Warren Buffet or George Soros would.

The third growth strategy explains to you about momentum investing which you can achieve a higher return of more than 25% at a shorter time like 3 to 6 months. This involves picking stocks that are about to increase in price significantly due to market optimism. Adam shows you seven steps to screen for this kind of stocks.

The last growth strategy is the most advanced of all, which allows you to net a handsome 100% -500% returns in one day to 3 months. This strategy involves the buying and selling of stock options which is trading. Trading allows you to make money in any direction, be it up, down or sideways. The authors have dedicated 2 chapters to explain …

With the increasing fiscal difficulties in the financial world, it is imperative that families and individuals save as much money as they can with everyday purchases, and the best way they can do this is by purchasing cheap auto insurance.

Different Auto Insurance Providers

Although most insurance companies claim to offer the best services at the lowest possible prices, the cold hard truth is that they all give you pretty much the same coverage for relatively the same price. A little checking around for cheap auto insurance is by far the best thing you can do to save money. Using services that compare rates is generally the best option, as you can see what other companies are offering for a similar plan of coverage.

As is the case for almost any product or service you are potentially buying, it is best to try to find the lowest prices by searching around and exploring all options. A lot of the time, you can save money on your car insurance by opting for electronic statements instead of paper statements, as this equates to a lower cost for the company itself.

Steps to Take to Reduce What You Are Paying For Coverage

While there are differences between the prices of different companies, one of the largest factors that can affect your car insurance cost every month is the amount of offsets that are listed on your driving record. The major things that affect your record include:

  • The number of accidents on your record for which you are at fault
  • The number of speeding tickets you have incurred
  • Any sort of driving that has occurred while under the influence
  • And other traffic violations that have added points onto your driver's license.

In a lot of states, you are able to take steps in order to get points removed from your license, which can greatly affect your monthly rates. …

Sometimes the last thing you want to do is get a job, especially when there isn’t much to choose from. I know thats the last thing I wanted to do, and small towns don’t exactly have the best jobs available (low pay, crappy conditions). So I went off and found other ways, heres a list of some of the stuff I did to fund paintball, hope you find them valuable.

4 ways to make money through paintball for paintball…

1. The best place to start is to get an eBay account and sell all of your junk. If paintball is more important than your xbox, then slap it on… if you have a trunk of baseball cards, throw it on eBay. Heck, I sold everything I could get my hands on… I sold video games I didn’t play anymore, old toys, anything and everything

2. Now after you do that, don’t just spend the money you made yet… invest it back into what your doing. How? I took the money I made and started buying deals on eBay, re-listing them and making some good money. Make sure its something you can resell, or know a lot about. In my case I bought large paintball packages that were either listed with a misspelling in the title or listed in the wrong category… you’d be surprised what you can find. To give you an example, I bought a vintage paintball marker that came with a couple of tanks, masks and another gun. I was the only bidder and paid $200 for the whole package. I listed each item individually and made $200 on the vintage paintball gun alone, so I did pretty well. Do this a couple of times and you have more than enough to fund paintball.

3. If you are good at fixing paintball markers, buy broken guns for dirt cheap, fix and sell them on eBay . Back when BE stingrays were still on the market (yes stingrays), I would buy a lot to modify and resell for $20 to $50 profit.

4. Creative? Innovative? Sell your own paintball mod, accessory, or service on eBay If you did step 3 then you should have plenty of guns to tinker with. An example would be the player that sells his own version of the speedfeed for evlution hoppers, or the player that sells milled body kits. Others powdercoat paintball guns to colors you can’t get them in (which is what I did).

If you are afraid of doing this, or if this is too much for you, think again… I didn’t know what I was doing when I first started (I was 14) and made plenty of mistakes along the road, but once I got the hang of it I made enough to buy the gear I wanted and play as long as I wanted. I also pissed off a lot of my friends too, because they thought my parents bought everything for me…

These are all ways to fund …

One of the first things I learned when I opened my direct marketing business was that I am my own worst enemy. It is not the recession or my product line that sabotages my business, it is me; first my thinking and then my habits. In a society where the media makes its income mostly on bad news and a world that competes, many of us have no idea that we are constantly inputting negativity into our lives.

The Brain is an amazing organ. In my research to find out why so many people seem to sabotage the very success they are about to reach. I ran across the comparison that the brain is like a smart bomb. A smart bomb is given a target and then as wind and resistance take it off target, it self corrects to hit its target. The difference is, the subconscious takes for truth what it hears the most.

The conscious mind can set 1000 goals but if the daily thoughts are negative; the subconscious mind will self-correct. Just like that smart bomb, it will hit the real target believed. For example, the goal may be 100k income online a year. But if there is that little voice saying "I always fail" or "I do not deserve success" you will NEVER hit the goal. You will self sabotage your successes every time. So what do you do? You change how you think.

Affirmations are the way that one can reprogram the brain. Napoleon Hill wrote, "When you kindly feed your mind with good, wholesome thoughts and information, and keep your proper frame of mind, you are supplying the subconscious mind with nourishing material to feedback to you. give it. "

To use this skill, you pick the qualities you need to have in life. Start with the most important one you wish to have. Let us say that it is organization. "I am an organized person." Say this to yourself for one week as you look in any mirror. The more times you say it, the more that "smart bomb" is programmed to the new target – organization. Then second week, add the next skill or quality you wish to have. "I am a motivated and enthusiastic person." Keep adding one every week till you have all that you wrote down memorized. Remember, you MUST word them as if you have already acquainted them. Then just keep saying them daily. The brain will make this your reality. Think that this is to easy to be worth anything? Almost every motivational speaker out there teachers affirmations. People pay 100's of dollars to "get motivated" but they never apply it.

Zig Ziglar wrote, "Are you willing to commit yourself to invest fifteen minutes every day for immediate results and long-term benefits?" Seriously, are you? The simplest thing you can do to reach your goals and most of us will not take the five, ten or fifteen minutes it would take to do so. This article, for …

This article will explain how you can make money by using premium rate number services. The article gives tips on how to promote your services fast and start generating revenues quickly. Premium Rate number services have been used by service operators to offer specialized services to consumers and generate revenues. In the United Kingdom there are many service providers who offer premium rate number services and charge per minute for the services used. The service operators can charge £1.50 per minute for the services used.

Now let us try to understand how we can earn money from Premium Rate Number services. You need to decide on the kind of service that you want to offer to your customers. It can be anything from horoscopes to horse racing tips and from joke lines to adult recorded stories. The other services that can be offered to customers include technical support for hardware and software, virtual chat lines and many more.

It is important that you verify the contents of your services before offering , otherwise there is a chance that ICSTIS may initiate an investigation against you, if they feel your content violates any of the regulations that governs premium rate services.

Now the next question that we may have is what is the earning potential from premium rate services. The earning potential is substantial. You can earn £120 per day if you offer quality services. If you have a recorded story line which pays you £0.85 per day with an average holding time of 6.5 minutes you can make £5.5 per call. On an average if the service gets 30 calls per day the earning potential stands at £165.75. Annually the earning potential stands at £60000. This is by no means a small amount considering the time and effort that needs to be given to the business.

You can also make money from Premium Rate SMS service. The earning potential is even more in SMS services because once customer asks for a service, messages can be sent at intervals until there is a stop message received from the customer. If the services are charged at £0.60 per message and 6 messages are sent out to one customer then the earning potential stands at £3.60 per day per customer.

If you have a subscriber base of 30 customers the revenue generated can be £108 per day. Annually the revenue works out to approximately £39000. This may look less in comparison with the Premium Rate Call service statistics mentioned above but the popularity of messaging services can generate more revenues than call services.

You need to advertise your services effectively to build a successful Premium Rate Number business and print media has been the proven medium. The advertisements are costly but do give more return on the investments made. Websites are also proving to be an effective medium to advertise services.

They are cost effective and if you advertise your services in a high traffic website, chances are that you can make your …

Annual quick lube survey, is it still viable?

I wish to comment on the Fast Lube Business and the annual survey done by Auto Laundry News, one of the few Industry Magazines for the car wash industry. In this 2001 survey, we see an increase on the number of locations out there. Yet the leader of the Industry is by far Jiffy Lube. We see variations on theme, but we can safely say that Jiffy Lube has adapted best to the American public and their desires when it comes to oil changes.

This survey showed the average customer would drive 5.7 miles to get an oil change. If 50% of the customers would drive 5.7 miles and 80% of the customers usually come from a three-mile radius to get a car wash, I see additional synergy. These car washes with oil lube centers are getting a further reach than the industry average. This is great news for those carwashes adding oil lube bays, but also it takes up space and if not marketed correctly it will not work. The survey was quick to show that oil change facilities do best in middle class areas, not high-end areas. They do poorly in low-income areas. This all makes sense. Free standing car washes were the most likely to have oil lube facilities on there properties. Interesting too is that minimum wage was not prevailing, normally the companies pay $8.00-10.00 per hour. Makes realistic sense and I believe good help starts in this country at $10.00 per hour in most metros and $8.00 hour in rural.

Only 23% of the fast lubes had a website. Only half had internet access in the locations. Average employees were 5 full time and 3 part timers. Luckily for the image of this industry 74% had specific uniforms. The average shop had 3 bays, not enough to do the volume if adequate blitz marketing and community based marketing were taking place. Average revenue was $32.00 per car. That is an awful lot of upselling since the average advertised price that I have noticed is around $19.99. Less than 30% were open on Sundays? Bad mistake since there is no time to change oil and wait in line for most Americans. Average monthly gross was $2,400.00 per month per bay?

This is shit, this is not even a viable business, these people are wasting their time. Think about it, you have cost of oil and filter too and labor? Forget that news. I question the viability of the entire oil change industry. The largest Jiffy Lube franchisee in the country with 180 units was de-listed from NASDAQ and so was another prominent auto care and lube company recently. I like the Kwik-Lube Company and feel they are doing it right, but also question the ROI of such an endeavor seeing these results and the cost to build the building and time to build it. One good thing that the oil lube bays have going for them is the …

You may be holding down a corporate job today. But chances are that your monthly wages does not meet your expectations for a comfortable lifestyle not to talk of being rich. That means you are barely getting by. Because you can not come to terms with the condition you will face in the event that you lost the job. You are holding on to the job as though your life depends on it.

Neverheless, you are not to be blamed. You are a victim of locked in thinking. Yes, locked in thinking. I was a victim of this for so many years until something happened in my life and made me to begin to think of alternative ways of making money between my corporate job. Today I make a lot of money online doing genuine things, and I am no longer a victim of locked in thinking (to think that the way that you know to make money is the only way).

There are so many businesses you can do at your spare time on the internet, and net a lot of income till may be you decide to resign from your corporate job. Take for instance, affiliate marketing which is promoting other people's product on the internet for a tidy commission. I have seen many affiliates who make six figures monthly that they do not see any need for a corporate job. Are you a good writer? Then you can make enough money doing freelance writing jobs on the internet. There are several sites dedicated to this and many have found some wonderful income just working spare time or full-time as freelance writers.

Web development is another money spinner. You can learn it and start developing websites for people and you can comfortably get jobs online and do them at your spare time. There are wonderful soft wares on the net that you can use to design powerful websites in less than 1 hour. You can even bid for web designing or other jobs at sites like eLance, etc., and make money.

Do you realize you can work as a virtual assistant on eBay and smile to the bank? Better still if you are creative you can create a product or an eBook and sell to the whole world via the internet from your sitting room even at your spare time while still holding on to your 9-5 job. …

There are many effective ways to earn money online. This is a great business to start since it can be very rewarding and often requires a modest investment. Depending on your effort and interest, you can earn as much as desired. Here are some suggestions to consider.

In order to earn money online you'd want to focus on a business which can be managed through the Internet and a computer. Ideally it would also be a business which has strong demand yet still has minimal competition.

One business to consider is helping other businesses improve their relationships with their customers, employees, and suppliers. Building strong relationships is a vital part of keeping a business strong yet many companies simply do not have enough time or expertise to do it properly.

This is where the opportunity for you lies. You can work with companies to establish effective relationship building activities by arranging to send out personalized cards and notes for them.

You would work with companies to obtain lists of customers, employees, and suppliers along with key information on them like hobbies and important events. You can then arrange to send out personalized cards, notes, or even gifts to mark these important events and show them how important their business or support is to the company.

This type of business is definitely something you can do online. You can contact prospective clients through Internet searches and online promotional activities. Identifying and promoting your capabilities to a broad potential audience can also be done through effective social media marketing activities.

It is helpful to create a buzz about your work and encourage others to pass the information along to their group of contacts. This greatly increases the reach and effectiveness of your promotional efforts.

In general practice, you would use the database you have created with the company to send out personalized cards and notes to key customers, etc. in order to build their support and trust.

Everyone likes to receive information which tells them how important they are and how much their contributions or support is recognized and appreciated. Not only does this help to improve customer relationships and build stronger sales but it also very much helps to improve employee motivation and effectiveness on the job.

You can perform much of the work required online especially as it relates to promotional and individual business activities. In many cases you can also receive payment for your services quickly and effectively through online mechanisms like PayPal.

All in all this type of business is an excellent way to earn money online and should there be seriously considered. …