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How NOT to GIVE UP (in only 15 words…)

how not to give upEvery year I see the same pattern.

In January the gym I go to is full of new members intending to fulfil their New Year’s Resolutions of getting fit or losing weight.

By March, 90% of the are gone, never to been seen again!

Of course, we’ve all done this kind of thing. We start a new project full of enthusiasm and commitment only to quit a few weeks or months down the road. Continue Reading →

How To Make Money Online Without Being An Expert

dont need to be an expert to make money onlineIn the last week I’ve been busy helping many of the new members inside GHG Membership take the first steps on the road to building their online businesses.

None of this “push-button magic software” stuff (which doesn’t work anyway otherwise I’d be doing it myself for sure!), but real businesses that are ethical, profitable and sustainable.

It’s REALLY exciting stuff!

But one of the most common questions I’ve received is, “How can I possibly make money online if I’m not an expert in anything?”

Here’s my advice:

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5 Tips For Overcoming Technical Fears In Online Business

overcoming technical fears in online businessBe honest, do you feel challenged by the technical side of setting up and growing an online business?

If so, please read on because I wrote this post for you!

I think people who have run successful online businesses for many years often forget the exact fears and challenges that are faced by people who are just starting out.

However, I also know from personal experience that the difficulties of the technical aspects can seem like a huge challenge in the early days.

In March 2010 I didn’t know how to register a website domain name (honestly!) and yet today, 16 months later, I have built several websites in multiple niches. I also run my blog here at Gain Higher Ground and have successfully created and launched a product in another niche that I’m involved in.

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7 Steps To Making Money Online From Scratch

What would I do to make money online if I was just starting out?

Great question and in this video I’m going to share with you my “7-step plan” which answers exactly this…

Just click play now to get started…

Here is the resource for free stock photos that I mention in the video:


As I said in the video, I am NOT some millionaire internet marketing “guru”. I’m really just someone who is seeing growing online success and wants to share my experience with you.

And I’m really interested in YOUR thoughts and experiences too…

So, let me know what you think in the comments section below, ok?

How To Hire Freelancers To Do Your Work For You

Outsourcing - How To Hire FreelancersLast year I attended a business conference where James Cann, from the UK-edition of the popular TV show Dragon’s Den, was a speaker.

One of the questions he received from the audience was, “How do you know when it is the right time hire somebody in your business?”

James answered this question by recalling a personal story from the 1980s, during the time that he was starting to build his multi-million dollar recruitment business…
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3 Tips For Being More Productive

Getting Things DoneIn this post I’d like to share 3 tips on getting things done

It almost goes without saying that this is a trait which all successful business people possess, whether they are working in the online or offline world.

However, getting things done and being productive is easier said than done! We all suffer from motivational problems, poor time management and occasionally watching amusing YouTube clips when we are supposed to be working (or is that just me?!).

If this sounds familiar then you’re not alone. In fact, you are in very good company because many successful business people have admitted to suffering exactly as you and I do.

However, help is at hand because being productive is a skill, and a skill that you can learn…
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