Four Steps To Success
By Donald Brown
What is success?
For the business owner, success is defined as "the
achievement of wealth and fame".
For many, wealth and fame remain only dreams, but there
is a four step formula that will allow anyone who truly
desires success to reach their dreams.
Step # 1. Know your product or service
Before you begin promoting your product or service, you
must learn everything about it. You must know the
benefits inside and out.
Don't become a modern day snake oil salesmen by
promoting something you know nothing about. Your
reputation and credibility are on the line.
Promoting something just for the money is a sure fire
way to damage your reputation and lose a customer for
Promote only products or services you truly believe
in and know something about.
Step #2 Set Goals
Your goal is your roadmap to success. Without goals
you wander aimlessly. Until you've sat down and
committed your goals to writing, you are doing nothing
more than daydreaming.
Make your goal big enough to get you excited, but
not so big that you don't believe you can achieve it.
Remember the formula:
Conceiving + Believing = Achieving
Make a plan for reaching your goal. A goal is important,
but to accomplish your goal you must have a plan of
Your plan must be detailed enough to help you reach your
goal, but flexible enough to allow for modifications as
We all operate from incomplete knowledge, so once we
begin our journey, we must be prepared to make changes
as our knowledge increases.
Step # 4
Put your plan into action. Without taking action, your
goal will remain a daydream.
Once you start moving in the direction of your goals,
you'll find your goals will meet you half way.
Once your plan is in place, you must begin to act
immediately. Remember an object in motion tends to
remain in motion.
Start moving today.
These four steps may seem simple, but follow them and
they'll take you anywhere you want to go. Is this possible? You bet it is, and if you follow these four simple steps to success, you'll make it and all your dreams will become a reality. The fact is; it takes total action, and not sitting on your rear just dreaming about it. Dreams are nice, and they're a great start to accomplishing something that you want, but after the dreaming has been done, then you need to use these four steps to make that dream a reality.
This can be applied to any situation, whether it is business, pleasure, or whatever it is that you want to become successful at. The key here is total consistancy and accomplishing each individual goal that you set in order to make that dream become a reality. So in reality, there are actually more than four steps that you need to follow in order to make something a reality.
These four steps are only a springboard that you can use to get yourself motivated, and ready to get something done. Put it in motion and watch things start to happen. It is then that you will see a light at the end of the tunnel, and see your dreams truly take shape. So if it is wealth and fame that you want, then by all means, go for it! If it is recognition for what you do, then by all means go for it! If you want to make good grades in school, then use these four simple steps, and come out ahead of the class. If you want your business to truly thrive on the Internet, then use these four steps, and watch the profits start rolling in.
Do you see how these four steps can be applied to just about anything that you set your mind to do? This is perhaps the most simple, down to earth marketing system ever conceived, and yet most people don't realize that it is there. So do yourself a huge favor, and begin using these four steps today, and see what happens next.
About The Author
Donald Brown is the owner of Internet Profit Goldmine.