If you are utterly terrified to speak in front of any group, why would you put yourself through that pain instead of simply avoiding it for the rest of your natural life? The reason is that this is not a practical way to live. We live in a world where people need to communicate with others, and sometimes that is best accomplished with a speech in front of a group. Being a great public speaker is one of the most important skills you can cultivate.
I made my freelancing journey much easier with this essential reading list. The skill set you need to master when you are self-employed can be daunting, but this list of the 10 best books for freelancers. Many books give you the basics, but far fewer focus on specific skills that allow you to earn a high income. Anyone can be a freelancer, but not everyone will be a top-earning freelancer, so let’s get started with a list of the best books for freelancers.
Real estate investors that have been in the business for a long time have learned creative ways to purchase real estate that you will find scant mention of in many modern forums, podcasts, or websites. Learning how to buy real estate creatively is one of the most valuable skills a real estate investor can learn. Creative finance allows you to build investment opportunities where others don’t even see a deal.
The word Networking draws a lot of opinions and emotions. Some think it is sleazy and some think it is waste of time. Then there are people like me that view it as invaluable. Without networking, I could not have built the Money Outlaw lifestyle. It is a critical cornerstone of being an entrepreneur and alternative investor. Networking is like any skill. Learning the right strategies and practice will turn you into a good networker.
90% of the American public has little to no net worth. Are you one of them? Knowing and being able to accurately calculate your net worth is the first step to financial independence. Using a personal balance sheet to calculate and track your net worth is one of the best financial tools you can have. However you need to know HOW to calculate it and HOW to set up a personal balance sheet. Read on to find out the answer to both.
I have met people that don’t even balance their checking account each month. If you don’t keep good financial records, your ability to manage your finances, business, or wealth-building efforts will be nearly impossible. The tool that companies use is financial statements developed by modern accounting. If this works for a business, why wouldn’t it work for an individual?