Did you miss your window of opportunity?

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Questions:

  1. Dan, I teach online and make $21 an hour from home
  2. As a freelance copywriter I’m able to pay myself $3,500 every 2 weeks
  3. I just got hired by a great Christian college and am enjoying it immensely
  4. Can you go over the best practices for approaching someone to do a JV campaign?
  5. Is there any way I can partner with you or get any inside advice on Amazon Merch?
  6. I am 64 years old and seem to be going backwards in my career.  Am I too old to change careers?  
  7. Good News

Cliff Feightner poem:

Are you someone employers all dream
Of being part of their team
Or just skin and bones
Setting negative tones
Just working on your own scheme

Quotation:

“First, think. Second, dream. Third, believe. And finally, dare.”  Walt Disney — Tweet This

Episode – 11-03-17

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Summary:

As Thanksgiving and Christmas are fast approaching, Dan shares success stories and good news from around the world! This week’s theme is: did you miss your window of opportunity? The world is constantly changing in one way or another and this reminds us that we, too, need to be adept to change. Dan encourages listeners that we’re never too old or too set in our ways to change. He gives us the tools to stop, reflect, and find the work that will be both meaningful and profitable.

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Time Stamped Show Notes:

  • 00:56 – Preview of Today’s Show on “Did you miss your window of opportunity?”
    • Dan, I teach online and make $21 an hour from home
    • As a freelance copywriter, I’m able to pay myself $3,500 every 2 weeks
    • I just got hired by a great Christian college and am enjoying it immensely
    • Can you go over the best practices for approaching someone to do a JV campaign?
    • Is there any way I can partner with you or get any inside advice on Amazon Merch?
    • I am 64 years old and seem to be going backwards in my career. Am I too old to change careers?
    • Good News
    • “First, think. Second, dream. Third, believe. And finally, dare.” – Walt Disney
  • 03:20 – A poem from Cliff Feightner:

Are you someone employers all dream
Of being part of their team
Or just skin and bones
Setting negative tones
Just working on your own scheme

  • 03:24The 48 Days Eagles Apply now for membership. New members get a video from Dan and a free 48 Days Eagles shirt!
  • 05:15FreshBooks is offering a 30 day, unrestricted free trial to my listeners. To claim it, just go to https://www.freshbooks.com/48days
  • 07:35 – A Texan dentist gave his patient a new smile
    • 07:42 – The lady came in for a wisdom tooth extraction but the dentist saw a damaged front tooth
    • 08:02 – Turned out the woman was in an abusive situation
    • 08:20 – Dentist fixed her tooth for free
    • 08:46 – Being able to use your skills to bless someone is an amazing thing
  • 08:56 – Anne Olivarez was in Walmart, waiting in line behind a guy who was trying to pay groceries via a gift card
    • 09:09 – After swiping the card several times, it was rejected
    • 09:16 – The man didn’t have any other means to pay for the groceries
    • 09:20 – This lady, Anne, told him to just swipe her card
    • 09:37 – The video that was posted went viral
  • 10:03 – Dan and Joanne went out to eat and noticed that a lady’s credit card would not go through at the cashier
    • 10:34 – Dan told Joanne what happened and they were ready to help
    • 10:43 – The manager came over, they entered the card number manually and the payment went through
    • 10:54 – Look for ways you can bless other people
  • 11:19 – 80% of Puerto Rico still has no electrical power and Elon Musk contacted the governor saying he’d help the government restore the island’s electrical grid thru solar power
  • 12:58 – This is from a listener from the Philippines
    • 13:13 – She says “thanks” for the words of wisdom
    • 13:32 – During her time off, she built a system for her side business so that she could focus on her work
    • 13:52 – The blessings of this business is putting two young women through school
    • 14:11 – This month, they’re moving to a new home and have setup goals for 2018
  • 14:50 – Josh Monen says, As a freelance copywriter I’m able to pay myself $3,500 every 2 weeks
    • 16:38 – Find him at com
    • 17:02 – Josh now focuses on the jobs that have direct impact on sales or copywriting
  • 18:16 – Audio clip from Brian, he and his wife recently launched Well + Main
    • 19:02 – With this business, they are able to give back by giving proceeds to clean water missions around the globe
  • 20:22 – Shannon says, I just got hired by a great Christian college and am enjoying it immensely
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  • 22:15 – Jonathan says, Dan, I teach online and make $21 an hour from home
    • 22:35 – Jonathan works for VIP Kid, a company from China
    • 22:29 – The job is entirely at home
    • 23:07 – The company is always hiring and if anybody is interested, contact Jonathan directly
  • 23:55 – Dan shares a story about Karen who wants to spend time working with her horses so she teaches online too
  • 24:34 – To ask Dan a question for the podcast – AskDan or email at askdan@48Days.com
  • 24:42 – Chris says, Is there anyway I can partner with you or get any inside advice on Amazon Merch?
    • 25:34 – Check this out to know more about the Amazon Merch Program provenamazoncourse.com/48days
    • 26:40 – Dan has a 48 Days Amazon Merch account and if you have a design, Dan can put it up for you on Amazon—if it sells, profit will be split
    • 28:10 – Dan shares examples on how you can profit from Amazon merch
  • 31:37 – Mike sent a note, Can you go over the best practices for approaching someone to do a JV campaign?
    • 32:15 – Dan illustrates how JV works through affiliate commissions
    • 33:24Pat Flynn is the biggest in this area!
    • 33:50 – There are a lot of things Dan promotes without any affiliate links
    • 35:46 – The person who organizes these JV campaigns is Matt McWilliams
    • 36:19 – Approach someone if you have an established relationship with them — nurture relationships first
  • 37:11 – Message from Steve, I am 64 years old and seem to be going backwards in my career. Am I too old to change careers?
    • 37:45 – Dan doesn’t think you’re too old to change careers
    • 38:04 – Look inward first
    • 40:01 – “Determine what it is you want to do”
    • 40:26 – Things are changing quickly these days and what you did 10 years ago might be obsolete today
    • 41:14 – “Everybody is confronted in having to start over”
    • 42:21 – Look at how you can change
    • 43:45 – Assess your interests and passions and be realistic about the talents that you have
  • 46:26 – Review all these ideas today and check which one resonates with you best!
  • 48:06 – Dan closes today’s podcast

 3 Key Points:

  1. Use the skills you already have to be a blessing to others.
  2. Giving money is only ONE way you can make a difference.
  3. Change is the only constant thing in this world; don’t fear change but look at the ways you can change.

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  • Great information and inspiration as usual! I love hearing all the creative ways people are making money. This is such an exciting time with new opportunities seemingly every day. Plus, keeping up with all the new technology is part of my strategy to live forever young!