How many of you who are reading this, have actually had a conversation with a millionaire? How many of you have paid out good money, just to go and listen to a millionaire as he or she reveals how they started out in life, and from poverty built great wealth? How many of you reading this have found a millionaire to be your mentor?
Well, I can answer yes to all those questions – can you?
The most important lesson I have learned is that success leads a trail. You won’t find it in any forum where failed marketers go and complain about the latest scam or promise that was “broken” or in circles where others go to complain about the latest programme or project that didn’t work… Hey, I’ve been there, shared thoughts with some of the people there and do you know what it taught me? If I surrounded myself with people who have had negative experiences, I tended to get into the same mindset.
Mindset – now there’s a fascinating word! Mindset – what does it mean for you?
I can tell you what happened for me, to change my mindset… I went to a seminar and for the first time heard a guy called Pat Mesiti on the stage. He just blew me away! As I listened, riveted to his life story and the fact that he survived childhood against all odds, to become a self made millionaire and life coach, the penny dropped… I suddenly realised why it was that I had spent more than I had earned trying to market online!
Then I went and listened to others, live at whatever seminar I could find. I even bought back issue DVDs of seminars I had missed, just to listen to the mindset of these millionaires.
I learned that success leaves a trail. BUT, and it is a big big BUT, unless you immerse yourself on that trail, you are oh so easily side-tracked, go around in circles and find yourself back at those same forums again… You can’t play at being a millionaire – you have to do what they do every day, and I mean every day. Immerse yourself in all they have to say. Watch their DVDs again and again. Listen, make notes and more notes.
As Pat Mesiti says “Shift this” (pointing to his head) “Touch This” (pointing to his heart) “Feel This” (first two fingers and thumb making the age old gesture of money received).
Here are a few quotations that I have pinned up on my noticeboard and other places where I’ll see them (you got it) every day:
“If I want to be free, I’ve got to be me; the main thing is keep the main thing the main thing” (Bob Proctor) “One life – it’s about lifestyle – how are you going to spend it?” (BP)
“When some people’s hearts stop beating, it is just a formality and they didn’t even know it” Earl Nightingale) “if most people said they were thinking, they would be speechless”
“If you want to learn to fly a plane, you don’t go to your dentist” (BP)
“There is a difference between WISHING for a thing and being READY to receive it. No-one is ready for a thing, until they believe they can acquire it. The state of mind must be BELIEF, not mere hope or wish. Open-mindedness is essential for belief. Closed minds do not inspire faith, courage or belief. Remember, no more effort is required to aim high in life, to demand abundance and prosperity, than is required to accept misery and poverty”. (Napoleon Hill – Think And Grow Rich)
They remind me to:
- Demand RICHES in specific terms
- HAVE specific plans for acquiring riches
- ENGAGE yourself in carrying out your plan
- GIVE the equivalent in service to the value of those riches you have demanded
“We think in frequencies – thought is energy – penetrating time and space – make a decision and you raise yourself to the right level and the “how” automatically follows” BP
“In times of change the learners will inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists” Eric Hoffer
What is the primary cause of my results? Why is there such a huge difference in the results that people sometimes experience in life? What is holding most people back?
The answer is “paradigms”
“To ignore the power of paradigms to influence your judgement is to put yourself at risk when exploring the future” Joel Barker author of ‘paradigms’
“there is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving and that is yourself” Aldus Huxley
I have a lot more, but there wouldn’t be room in this small article to write them all down. And maybe they are not what hits a chord in you. But, if you find some words that inspire them, type them out, cut them out, stick them where you will see them every day. The thing is, in order to change, we have to remind ourselves every day why we want to change – these snippets help to remind us that we have now set our goals higher than before and that we have the will to do it.
When Kennedy asked: “What will it take to go to the moon, land a man and return him safely to earth again?” Dr Werner Von Braun replied in 5 simple words: “The will to do it!”
You know what your car looks like… you know what your house looks like, you know what your face looks like… Now it’s time to DISCOVER what your mind looks like! Paradigms are the programmes running on autopilot in our lives – they are our belief systems that were created from even before we are born! We are conditioned to think about money, about success, about having a good job, exchanging hours for dollars all the time we grow up and even more so as an adult when we act out our routines that actually reinforce those belief patterns: “see, I knew this wouldn’t work… if it’s too good to be true then it probably is”.
Guess what? Those millionaires don’t have the same self-talk! They have “Shifted This!” as Pat Mesiti would say. So, “Don’t be an extra in your own movie!” as Bob Proctor would say.
My advice? If you have been having problems marketing online, first get yourself some self-improvement DVDs, guides or better still, a mentor of your own – a life coach. Then watch the miracles happen as marketing suddenly becomes easy, because at last, you are listening to someone who has been there and done it, and following a marketing business system that works. Everything begins to fall into place.
Know what? 90% of people who try to make money online start from the wrong place. I’m reminded of the reply from an Irishman when I asked him for directions to somewhere – “Well, I wouldn’t start from here”. Believe it or not, 90% of those starting out, really do get lost before they know where they are going! Then wonder why they are lost and start blaming everyone but themself. 90% start out by trying to find a product, or, see a product or system advertised, get drawn in to the sales letter, and say to themselves, yes, this will sell easily…
Oops… wrong! First, find a hungry market – get to know that market, find out what there problems are. THEN find a product that will be the solution to their problem. Never try to sell something you think they NEED – sell them what they WANT. There is a big diference here. If you’re not sure what it is, go back to what I was saying and find a mentor who will explain the difference and show you that it is your own belief system, those paradigms, that actually set you off on the wrong trail to start with.
Going back to Million Dollar Minds… immerse yourself in them – feel what it is like to have their mindset. Do this every day and I guarantee you that you will follow them all the way to the top!
“Most people think that getting an education is expensive – it’s not – IGNORANCE is expensive – education is an investment” (BP)
“Success is the progressive realization of a worthy ideal” Earl Nightingale – “ask yourself, is the goal worthy of me, not the other way around.”
“If you are not living on the edge, you are taking up too much room” (BP)
Know where you are going and know that you will get there, then take the first step and the rest will follow – all you need is the will to do it!
Trump Marketing campaign Site Is Defaced by means of Hackers
President Trump’s marketing campaign website online used to be in brief taken over by means of hackers who defaced the website on Tuesday.
The defacement lasted not up to 30 mins, however the incident got here as Mr. Trump’s marketing campaign and that of his opponent, Joseph R. Biden Jr., in addition to legislation enforcement and intelligence businesses, were on prime alert for virtual interference forward of subsequent week’s election.
In a remark, Tim Murtaugh, a spokesman for the Trump marketing campaign, showed the website online’s defacement and stated it used to be “operating with legislation enforcement government to research the supply of the assault.” He added, “There used to be no publicity to delicate knowledge as a result of none of it’s in fact saved at the website. The website online has been restored.”
The F.B.I. didn’t instantly remark at the incident. The defacement used to be first famous on Twitter by means of Gabriel Lorenzo Greschler, a journalist on the Jewish Information of Northern California, whilst he used to be researching an editorial on local weather exchange.
It used to be no longer transparent whether or not the defacement used to be the paintings of overseas hackers or cybercriminals. However in a screed posted to Mr. Trump’s website online — donaldjtrump.com — the hackers claimed to have compromised “more than one gadgets” that gave them get entry to to the “maximum inside and secret conversations” of the president and his family members, together with labeled knowledge.
The hackers additionally accused the Trump management, with out evidence, of getting a hand within the origins of the coronavirus and cooperating with “overseas actors manipulating the 2020 elections.”
The hackers seemed to be having a look to generate cryptocurrency. They invited guests to donate cryptocurrency to considered one of two price range — one classified “Sure, proportion the knowledge,” the opposite classified “No, Don’t proportion the knowledge.” They solicited bills in Monero, a hard-to-trace cryptocurrency.
“After the cut-off date, we will be able to examine the price range and execute the desire of the arena,” they wrote, with out specifying a cut-off date. The hackers additionally posted what they stated used to be their encryption key, ostensibly to ensure that no matter knowledge they posted got here from them. The important thing corresponded to an e mail cope with at a nonexistent web website.
Regardless that the defacement seemed to be a part of a not unusual cryptocurrency rip-off to get other people to irreversibly donate cash on-line, the incident took on added urgency one week prior to the election. Cybersecurity mavens stated that the incident can have been led to by means of tricking a website online administrator into turning over their credentials, in what’s referred to as a phishing assault, or by means of redirecting the marketing campaign website online to the hacker’s personal server.
Intelligence businesses were intently tracking hacking teams, together with groups sponsored by means of Iran and Russia, that experience attempted to wreck into election-related methods and feature been eager about affect operations in contemporary weeks.
Closing week, John Ratcliffe, the director of nationwide intelligence, recognized Iran and Russia as two countries liable for disinformation and a few restricted intrusions into voter registration databases.
He cited threatening emails, ostensibly from the far-right staff the Proud Boys, that have been despatched to citizens in Florida and in different places. However the emails depended on publicly-available knowledge; no hacking used to be vital. And so they have been written in damaged English — as used to be the defaced Trump website online.
Closing week, Mr. Trump advised a marketing campaign rally in Tucson, Ariz., “No person will get hacked. To get hacked you want anyone with 197 I.Q. and he wishes about 15 p.c of your password.”
Julian E. Barnes, Adam Goldman and David E. Sanger contributed reporting.
The 12 months in Incorrect information, So A long way
This has been, through any measure, a nasty 12 months for consensus truth.
First, there used to be President Trump’s impeachment — a divisive and emotionally charged continuing that unleashed a torrent of lies, exaggerations and viral innuendo.
Then got here the Covid-19 pandemic — an excellent larger alternative for cranks, conspiracy theorists and wishful thinkers to divide us alongside epistemic traces, into those that believed the mavens and people who most popular to “do their very own analysis.”
The Black Lives Subject protests this summer season had been a feeding frenzy for the ones taking a look to distort and reframe the narrative about police violence and racial justice.
And whilst election years are at all times busy instances for fact-checkers, Mr. Trump’s fusillade of falsehoods about voter fraud, Spygate and Hunter Biden’s emails this 12 months has ended in a larger problem for the ones charged with isolating reality from fiction.
Zignal Labs, a company that tracks on-line incorrect information, analyzed which main information subjects in 2020 had been in all probability to generate incorrect information. Its information, which attracts from resources together with social media apps like Fb, Twitter, Instagram and Reddit, in addition to newspapers and broadcast TV transcripts, isn’t an actual accounting of each and every unmarried piece of incorrect information in the market. Nevertheless it’s a coarse gauge of which subjects are maximum continuously used as automobiles for incorrect information, through the ones taking a look to inject confusion and chaos into media narratives.
(Fast methodological observe: Those “incorrect information mentions” are restricted to subjects associated with both the election or the Covid-19 pandemic, and are calculated through Zignal’s automatic machine in response to the choice of mentions of a given time period together with a time period this is continuously related to incorrect information. So, for instance, a submit that mentions vaccines within the context of Covid-19 would no longer be counted as a incorrect information point out, however a submit that mentions vaccines together with a hashtag like #FauciTheFraud or a reputation like Invoice Gates — a common goal of anti-vaccine activists — can be counted, even supposing the underlying tale used to be debunking this kind of false declare.)
The subject in all probability to generate incorrect information this 12 months, in step with Zignal, used to be an previous standby: George Soros, the liberal financier who has featured prominently in right-wing conspiracy theories for years.
Out of two.6 million overall media mentions of Mr. Soros up to now this 12 months, just about part (1.1 million) had been accompanied through phrases (“Soros-funded,” “bankroll”) that recommended that he performed a job in investment left-wing agitators. They peaked this summer season, as false claims that Mr. Soros had funded Black Lives Subject protests went viral following the killing of George Floyd.
2d at the checklist used to be Ukraine, which peaked as a incorrect information matter in January and February, all over Mr. Trump’s impeachment complaints together with key phrases like “deep state” and “WWG1WGA,” a shorthand utilized by fans of the QAnon conspiracy motion. About 34 % of Ukraine’s 9.2 million overall media mentions had been flagged as misinformation-related.
3rd used to be vote-by-mail, which has been the topic of a torrent of incorrect information through Mr. Trump and right-wing media retailers. Kind of one out of each and every 5 vote-by-mail tales in 2020 has been incorrect information, in step with Zignal’s research, with phrases like “fraud” and “rip-off” being commonplace pink flags.
With all 3 topics, one of the maximum commonplace spreaders of incorrect information had been right-wing information websites like Breitbart and The Gateway Pundit. YouTube additionally served as a big supply of incorrect information about those subjects, in step with Zignal.
After all, the incorrect information we’ve noticed up to now this 12 months would possibly faded compared to what occurs after subsequent week’s election, if a contested end result or allegations of fraud lead to a brand new wave of false or deceptive claims. Social media platforms have signaled that they are going to take away untimely claims of victory, and makes an attempt to delegitimize the election. However additionally they pledged to take down incorrect information about Covid-19, and feature had handiest combined luck in doing so.
Listed here are the themes that generated the best share of incorrect information narratives:
1. George Soros (45.7 % incorrect information mentions)
2. Ukraine (34.2 %)
3. Vote through Mail (21.Eight %)
4. Bio Weapon (24.2 %)
5. Antifa (19.Four %)
6. Biden and Defund the Police (14.2 %)
7. Hydroxychloroquine (9.2 %)
8. Vaccine (8.2 %)
9. Anthony Fauci (3.2 %)
10. Mask (0.Eight %)
Trump Allies Amp Up Combat Over Tech’s Prison Defend Prior to Election
WASHINGTON — In September, the White Area nominated a legal professional to be a commissioner at the Federal Communications Fee. One line on his résumé: helping the management’s push to restrict a very powerful felony protect for Silicon Valley firms.
That very same month, the Justice Division despatched Congress an in depth proposal for the best way to exchange the regulation at the back of that felony protect.
And on Wednesday, lawmakers will confront the manager executives of Fb, Google and Twitter. The subject of debate: whether or not that regulation permits dangerous conduct from the corporations.
The Trump management and its allies have fanned out broadly in Washington in fresh months to assault that regulation, Segment 230 of the Communications Decency Act. The regulation is thought of as sacred by means of social media platforms like Fb, Google and Twitter, as it protects them from legal responsibility for content material posted by means of their customers.
Increasingly more, the regulation is criticized by means of politicians of each events. Joseph R. Biden Jr., the Democratic nominee for president, has referred to as for it to be revoked, announcing it lets in the corporations to shirk accountability over what seems on their websites.
However President Trump and Republican lawmakers had been more and more vocal within the months prior to Election Day, announcing the corporations have concealed at the back of the regulation to suppress conservative perspectives. Their frustration flared up once more two weeks in the past when Twitter and Fb restricted the distribution of an unsubstantiated New York Put up article that used to be important of Mr. Biden’s son Hunter.
Their animosity is perhaps on complete show at Wednesday’s listening to, when Republicans at the Senate Trade Committee like Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee and Ted Cruz of Texas are anticipated to assault the manager executives.
Republicans have invoked the problem as “a cudgel,” mentioned Olivier Sylvain, a regulation professor at Fordham College who has argued for adjustments to Segment 230. Mr. Trump, he mentioned, is “making some extent along with his base.”
Judd Deere, a White Area spokesman, mentioned the president have been transparent about why the problem used to be necessary to deal with.
“He believes the tech monopolies are proscribing American citizens’ freedom of speech,” Mr. Deere mentioned, “and his management is taking steps to resolve this downside.”
Google, Fb and Twitter have mentioned up to now that they are trying to restrict the achieve of deceptive data on their platforms, however that they don’t make choices according to political affairs. Google declined to remark. Fb and Twitter pointed to the ready testimony from their leader executives.
The proof that conservative speech is matter to unfair remedy on-line has all the time been anecdotal. And lots of conservative personalities, just like the commentator Ben Shapiro, have constructed massive audiences at the platforms.
The felony protect, handed within the 1996, has performed a key function within the enlargement of Silicon Valley. It has allowed firms like Fb and Twitter to increase unexpectedly with out taking up extra felony legal responsibility with each and every new submit.
The White Area’s efforts to weaken the regulation started in earnest closing yr when Mr. Trump hosted a Social Media Summit with right-wing influencers, a lot of whom level to anecdotal proof to mention the platforms have suppressed their perspectives. The attendees incorporated individuals who had unfold conspiracies or doctored content material.
In Would possibly, Twitter implemented fact-checking labels to 2 tweets by means of Mr. Trump that made false claims about voter fraud. Days later, the White Area introduced that Mr. Trump had signed an govt order intended to slender the protections for the tech firms.
Many legal professionals and mavens mentioned the president used to be exceeding his energy with the manager order, which ordered the Trade Division to petition the Federal Communications Fee, an unbiased company, to modify its interpretation of the regulation.
In a speech quickly after the Trade Division request, Michael O’Rielly, one of the crucial 3 Republican commissioners on the F.C.C., perceived to rebuke the request on free-speech grounds.
“It’s time to prevent permitting purveyors of First Modification gibberish to say they give a boost to extra speech, when their movements shed light on that they’d if truth be told curtail it thru govt motion,” he mentioned.
On the time, Mr. O’Rielly used to be looking forward to Senate affirmation to a brand new time period on the company. He mentioned his feedback weren’t a critique of Mr. Trump,
The White Area rescinded Mr. O’Rielly’s nomination 5 days after his speech with out a proof. In his position, it nominated Nathan Simington, a Trade Division legal professional who helped write the petition that requested the F.C.C. to restrict the regulation. Mr. Trump tweeted in give a boost to of Mr. Simington’s nomination.
This month, the fee’s Republican chairman, Ajit Pai, mentioned he would take steps to imagine the proposal to restrict the regulation.
“Social media firms have a First Modification appropriate to loose speech,” Mr. Pai mentioned in an Oct. 15 remark. “However they don’t have a First Modification appropriate to a distinct immunity denied to different media retailers, similar to newspapers and broadcasters.”
The White Area and its allies have additionally attempted to prod the Federal Business Fee, which polices the claims that businesses make to shoppers, to deal with its considerations with the regulation.
Mr. Trump’s govt order requested the business fee to analyze proceedings about how social media firms reasonable their content material, having a look at whether or not they violate the prohibition on “unfair and misleading” practices. At a listening to in August, Senator Roger Wicker, Republican of Mississippi, requested the company’s chairman whether or not it had taken motion at the order but.
The chairman, Joseph J. Simons, driven again. “Our authority makes a speciality of business speech, now not political content material curation,” he mentioned. Mr. Trump additionally met with Mr. Simons in fresh months to talk about the problem, mentioned an individual with wisdom of the assembly, who would discuss best anonymously since the individual used to be now not licensed to speak publicly in regards to the assembly.
Mr. Trump’s allies at the Senate Trade Committee are anticipated to spend the Wednesday listening to asking Mark Zuckerberg of Fb, Jack Dorsey of Twitter and Sundar Pichai of Google in regards to the firms’ content material moderation and use of the felony protect. The Senate Judiciary Committee has additionally subpoenaed Mr. Dorsey and Mr. Zuckerberg to testify about the best way they take care of content material, in a listening to scheduled for after the election.
Senator Josh Hawley, a Missouri Republican at the Judiciary Committee, mentioned that just because some conservative personalities have been thriving on-line didn’t negate cases when conservative content material have been taken down. And he disagreed with fighters who say the fitting is solely looking to paintings the referees of the guidelines age.
“The purpose is, there shouldn’t be refs,” Mr. Hawley mentioned.
Many Democrats say the management’s movements — and the ones of its allies in Congress — are little greater than political theater. Some instructional critics of Segment 230, too, say the management’s assaults appear extra rooted in politics than a want for a particular coverage consequence.
“There’s merely no explanation why to have this listening to simply previous to the election, except for that it should intimidate the platforms, who’ve proven themselves to be at risk of political blunt power up to now,” Senator Brian Schatz, Democrat of Hawaii, wrote in a tweet in regards to the Wednesday listening to.
Sin categoría8 months ago
Docs and Sufferers Flip to Telemedicine within the Coronavirus Outbreak
Sin categoría10 months ago
Will Good House Automation Trade the Fashionable Dwelling Without end?
Sin categoría1 month ago
📈 42 Digital Marketing Trends You Can't Ignore in 2020
Sin categoría1 day ago
How the Top Digital Marketing Trends Will Evolve in 2021 | Cardinal
Sin categoría10 months ago
Goal of Induction
Sin categoría2 months ago
7 Digital Marketing Trends to Consider for 2020 – Chief Marketer
Sin categoría10 months ago
GAMP Five Tips
Sin categoría7 months ago
Is a Professional Video Sport Streamer the Maximum Coronavirus-Evidence Task within the International?