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Sunday, August 31, 2014

False Promoting is Making People Rich. Cut The BS! by Brice Thomas

False Promoting is Making People Rich. Cut The BS!


for reading everyone.

Yes GURUS and False Promoters.. I’m calling you out!

In the last 10 months I met a guy that I kept calling my mentor. I am ashamed to
have ever called him that now. Don’t worry, I am not going to drop any names.
But I will tell others why to NOT join people like them.

I think that over time everyone learns that people are just as scummy in this
industry as any other. Possibly more so but false promoting has always been a NO NO for me. 

I wrote about it quite some time ago my thoughts on it and it’s to the point again 
where I feel I have to get it out of my system before I explode on someone.

The first time I truly saw false promoting was when I joined a company a few months
ago. I will not mention what it is, but if you follow me, my videos, my blogs
or Press releases then you will know exactly who I’m speaking of. 

Continue reading at the link below:

Brice Thomas | Press Release: False Promoting is Making People Rich. Cut The BS!

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Internet and Network Marketing - What Do You Think About Virtual Money?

Is Virtual Money Really All It's Cracked Up To Be?

Why is so many internet and network marketing companies paying people this way?

This is two very important questions that require an answer. In this post, I will attempt to clarify things for people so that it will become clearer for you to make a decision to get paid with virtual money or real currency.

Before I get started, I will share with you the definition of virtual money from the Wikipedia website:

A virtual currency or virtual money has been defined in 2012 by the European Central Bank as "a type of unregulated, digital money, which is issued and usually controlled by its developers, and used and accepted among the members of a specific virtual community". The US Department of Treasury in 2013 defined it more tersely as "a medium of exchange that operates like a currency in some environments, but does not have all the attributes of real currency". The key attribute a virtual currency does not have according to these definitions, is the status as legal tender.

As you can see from the definition above, it is not considered real currency.  In my opinion when a company decides to pay their distributors or affiliates this way, they are telling you how to spend the money you have earned. They will tell you that you can spend your money on sites they have selected. Think about this, isn't this controlling? You earned the money, why should they tell you where and how you can spend it.

Is this right?

My answer and my belief is, it's not alright to do this. YOU should have the right to make the decision if you want to get paid via a check in the mail or Paypal etc. Virtual money should be your option, not forced on people that might not understand how it works and what it is.

Virtual money and Bitcoins are similar. 

First let's examine what is a Bitcoin?  Wikipedia defines it this way:

Bitcoin is the first truly decentralized global currency system, and at the same time the largest virtual currency as of 2014. Trust in the currency is based on the "transaction ledger which is cryptographically verified, and jointly maintained by the currency’s users". The Bitcoin Foundation claims, Bitcoin was "designed to be fully decentralized with miners operating in all countries, and no individual having control over the network", and that Bitcoin is "as virtual as the credit cards and online banking networks people use everyday".

However, the increasing centralization of Bitcoin has become more visible over the years, leading cryptologic researchers to question, if Bitcoin is indeed a decentralized currency. To improve Bitcoin's decentralization, they suggest to encourage fully decentralized mining pools, allow only 1 vote per Bitcoin client, and to increase transparency in decision making.

Virtual money is digital money and Bitcoins is a global currency system. As I understand it, virtual money or digital money (which is not considered currency) is a particular form of currency that is electronically transferred and stored, i.e., distinct from physical, such as coins or banknotes.

Another point to make here about the Bitcoin, it is a GLOBAL currency system and the largest virtual currency as of 2014. There's that word again "Virtual currency." As I previously stated "it is not considered real currency." It doesn't have any real value like real money in your hands. It's only good in select communities where you can spend it. 

When you break it all down, it's just a name change of the same system from virtual money to bitcoins. It still has no value, and they mislead people to believe it has value when it doesn't.

What's a person to do? You have the right to get paid with a good old fashion check in the mail or via Paypal or whatever payment processing you decide to use. Internet and network marketing companies cannot dictate to you on how they will pay you. The whole point in my writing this is to give you something to think about.

I hope that you will think about the information in my post today. When you join a business opportunity and they pay you with virtual money or bitcoins. Your first question to them should be:

Can you send the money I earned in the mail or via Paypal? If they tell you NO, this is the only way they will pay you.

Remember what you have learned in this post and bookmark it for future reference now.

I appreciate you for taking the time to read my post and if you found value,  please share on your favorite social sites so many people can see and read it.

Please leave your comments below and share your thoughts with me on my post.

Make it a prosperous day.

Terri Pattio
MLM Coach
Mentor with a servant's heart

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MLM Training - Find Somebody Who Already Has The Dream

When you target people who don't know anything about MLM, you'll spend all your time trying to build them a dream, trying to convince them, trying to get them to believe the way you believe.

It's kind of like religion. Let's say you're a Baptist and I'm a Catholic, and you want to convert me. Well, good luck! Why try to convert somebody? Just go find somebody who's already in your religion, and talk to those people.

Otherwise, you'll spend all your time trying to motivate somebody, trying to get them to have a dream ... rather than building your business. When you work with people who don't already understand MLM, there's a good chance they'll head down the road the wrong way. Often they've heard bad things, and that's all they'll focus on.

And so you spend ALL your time trying to change that person's mind. It's a waste of time.

What you need to do is find somebody who already has the dream. Your life will go a lot easier.

This is simple enough and if you choose to do it the hard way, then you might as well get out of your network marketing company now and save yourself a lot of heartache. You will NOT succeed if you target people who don't know about MLM.

Network marketing is a relationship business, NOT a sales business. When you take the time to LISTEN, and ask the right questions. You will be able to determine if  the person is qualified to be your business partner.  You will know immediately if this is a potential prospect for your business. Please don't waste time targeting the wrong people for your business. Apply what I am sharing with you today.

Please leave your comments below and share with your friends on Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Google plus.  

Be professional when commenting or I will not approve your comments to be published. No posting your business opportunity links. As online marketers you are branding your name and face, your reputation will be at risk if your behavior is unprofessional.

Here's to your success,

Terri Pattio
MLM Coach
Mentor with a servant's heart
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Have a question about internet or network marketing? You can contact me for an online chat when it shows I'm ONLINE,  if it shows that I'm OFFLINE simply send me a message and I will respond within 12 to 24 hours.