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Welcome to the Your Virtual Upline podcast hosted by Bob Heilig. This weekly podcast will give you the mindset, strategies, and skills you need to build the network marketing business and life of your dreams. Each week Bob takes a deep dive into topics like leadership, social media, prospecting, recruiting, and so much more! Bob is the founder of ‘The Legacy Leader Movement’, a totally new approach to building a network marketing business. The core values that guide his work, and the messages on this podcast are - faith, love, service, and growth. Join us each week and discover how to tap into the power of this purpose-driven approach to building your business!

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Welcome to the Your Virtual Upline podcast hosted by Bob Heilig. This weekly podcast will give you the mindset, strategies, and skills you need to build the network marketing business and life of your dreams. Each week Bob takes a deep dive into topics like leadership, social media, prospecting, recruiting, and so much more! Bob is the founder of ‘The Legacy Leader Movement’, a totally new approach to building a network marketing business. The core values that guide his work, and the messages on this podcast are - faith, love, service, and growth. Join us each week and discover how to tap into the power of this purpose-driven approach to building your business!

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Your Virtual Upline Podcast

Latest release on Feb 17, 2020

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Rank #1: 63: How to Overcome Your Fear of Self-Promotion on Social Media

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In this episode we’re going to talk about how to overcome your fear of self-promotion on social media.  Almost anyone in network marketing can tell you that putting yourself out there is a vital aspect of the business, but most people struggle with this because they have fear of self-promotion.

This fear can come from different places, but we all deal with it.  You might ask yourself:  “What makes me credible to teach others and share my advice?”   Your degree, background, rank, or commission check have nothing to do with it.  There are 3 primary things that will make you credible to teach others:  The CONNECTION you have with people, the VALUE that you provide, and your CONSISTENCY.

Understand that no one else can teach a topic the way that you do: how you think about it, explain it, your life stories and research.  Don’t water yourself down thinking that someone else wonʼt be able to take the “real you.”  Itʼs your willingness to be authentic and unapologetically yourself that will make you stand out.

Thereʼs 2 primary motivating forces in life: love and fear.  When youʼre living in fear, you pull back from life, afraid to take action and put yourself out there.  When youʼre operating from love, everything is different.  You are open to all the life has to offer with passion, excitement and enthusiasm.

For many of you the issue isnʼt just a fear of failure or of being judged - itʼs actually a fear of success.  Deep down you donʼt feel worthy of success and it scares you to death.  You just have to have the courage to put yourself out there and get started.

Hopefully you get a ton of value out of the training, feel free to share the episode with anyone that you think it could help!   If you’re interested in registering for my free Facebook training next week you can do so at the link below!

Free Facebook Training - Wednesday September 13th 9:00 PM EST -

BobHeilig.com/FacebookTraining

How do you like the new format and messaging of the show? Go to iTunes and leave a comment to let me know!

Sep 06 2017

33mins

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Rank #2: 40: Sales and Marketing Strategies for New Product Launches

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In this episode I share with you sales and marketing strategies for new product launches.  One of the questions I get asked a lot is, "My company just announced a new product...how should I go about marketing it to my network?"

In this training, I share with you my top tips and strategies for dealing with new product launches in your company.  When done correctly,  new product launches can be an incredibly powerful way to generate momentum in your business.

The sad reality is however, that most people go about new product launches completely the WRONG way.  They immediately go to their social media and start posting every day all the information about the new product, and how excited they are to share it with everyone.  

They start "spamming" their contact list, thinking that people will just jump all over the new offer just because they put it out there.  This is NOT the way you want to approach a new product launch.  You have to view the information that you have about this new product, etc. as a very valuable commodity.  The information that you have about that new product is a reason for you to reach back out to prospects and re-engage with them.  When you just freely put the information out there at every opportunity, you lose all of the power.  In my opinion, it actually de-values the information.  

In the training I share with you my top 3 ways to approach prospects with this new information, and I share some of my best scripts for you to use.  This episode is a longer than usual, but I promise you it is an hour of some of the best training you'll ever get in the area of new product launches.    

Oct 17 2016

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Rank #3: 03: How To Not Suck At Cold Market Recruiting

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In this episode you will learn how to master cold market recruiting and generate an endless amount of leads for your business.  I give you strategies for Facebook, LinkedIn and face to face prospecting.  

Oct 01 2015

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Rank #4: 99: How to Recruit 'Business Builders' into Your Network Marketing Team

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Do either of these situations sound familiar?

  1. You can get customers easily, but you just can’t seem to sign any business partners and actually build a team.
  2. Or, you can recruit, but no one on your team ever sees any level of success. 

If you’ve said a resounding “Yes, that’s me!” to either of the above, then I’m here to tell you your problem – you’re talking WAY too much!

You know everything about the product and the compensation plan!  And you’re more than happy to share all of those details!

You are stuck in the trap that a lot of network marketers get into – you’ve made yourself the expert.

And your prospects or team members CANNOT or DO NOT WANT to duplicate what you’re doing.  They do not see themselves as ever ‘being the expert’ like you are. 

When Prospecting, the Less that You Say, the More You Make

I want you to understand this: the ‘training process’ for your new recruits starts the moment you open your mouth to them.

And the question that’s stuck in their mind is, “Can I do this?”

So as the leader, in order to demonstrate the SIMPLICITY of your business and able to duplicate it in your team, you must start TALKING LESS.

Once your prospects or team members see that they are simply sharing information in the form of third party tools (videos, recorded calls, etc), they are more likely to move forward because they see that they do not have to be ‘the expert’ like you!

Being ‘The Expert’ actually is killing your chance of building a successful and energetic team! 

If you would like more strategies and tips like the above on how to begin recruiting and team-building like a pro, join me in my “Revive Your Downline” Recruiting Challenge that begins on February 11th by clicking this link:  www.BobHeilig.com/recruiting-challenge

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"The training process for your new people starts the moment you open your mouth to them."

"People don't do what you say, they do what they see you do."

"When prospecting, the less that you say, the more you make."

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00:02   Episode Intro

02:02   The biggest mistake that kills your chances of building a team

05:16   Why your customers don't want to share your product?

08:05   The two steps approach in recruiting and building a team

11:10   Third party tools when sharing your products

13:07   "Don't be the expert", The "expert" trap 

16:12   My action plan for you

17:51   How to register for the Recruiting Challenge

Register for the challenge at BobHeilig.com/recruiting-challenge

Feb 04 2019

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Rank #5: 80: The Biggest Mistake People Make When Prospecting on Social Media

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The reason why most people struggle in network marketing is because they are taught to focus on the wrong things. Network marketers have this “Success Mindset”, wherein they focus more on personal gain and what they can get from their network marketing business. Don’t get me wrong, there is nothing wrong with having success goals, but if that’s your final destination, then you will see yourself struggling with prospecting people.

Somebody asked me, “What would you consider to be an effective Facebook prospecting post?” I thought about it, and understanding the concept of Legacy Leadership, a better question would be, “What would be the best thing for me to post on Facebook to help me make the biggest impact?”

Actually, social media has shifted to quality over quantity. In other words, posting your stuff and inviting people every day to join your business doesn’t work anymore. So, in this episode, I’m going to share with you a business strategy that you can apply to be successful in prospecting.

I have this concept called “Learning Out Loud”, and it focuses more on impact over income, quality over quantity. So anytime you hear, read or learn something that educates and empowers you, all you need to do is share that content with others on social media. Your goal is to enhance people’s lives by what you share. And the moment you share something that has value to someone, you immediately become valuable to them. This then creates that connection and relationship, and we all know a successful prospecting is born of that relationship.

Stop thinking like a customer, and start thinking like a marketer. Marketers think everything around us is potential content to share with others.

So here is my challenge for you: Start to share that quote that inspired your life, the strategies you heard on podcasts or read in a book. Get those old notebooks that you’ve accumulated and find something in there that you can share with someone else. Remember, teaching is the fastest way to success.

Apr 03 2018

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Rank #6: 111: How to Overcome Your Fear of Prospecting

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In this podcast episode, we dive into a topic that I believe everyone can relate to which is how to overcome your fear of prospecting. I am going to give you a totally different way to look at fear and what I wish I would have known when I first started in network marketing.

The goal is not to eliminate FEAR… it is to build your FAITH

As humans we start off free from fear.  My son, Greyson, proves this!  He is a maniac and fearless in how he lives his life and what he’s willing to try each day. 

However, over time, as humans, we start to develop a fear that resides deep inside of us. 

When I started my own first network marketing business, I was so excited at first!....until I had to make that first phone call!  Then the fear stepped in!  In fact, I, Bob Heilig, hated prospecting at first! 

Oftentimes, we wind up clinging to our fears because we want to be certain and be in control.

We can call fear different things, but I want you to understand that no matter the term you use, they are all the same.  And the solution to overcome every single type of fear is the same as well.

You need to know this - the solution is not eliminating fear; it is building up your faith.

To be successful in your business, you must break the habitual pattern of negative thinking that you’ve created in your life.  This way of thinking has created your current results!

You must be able to interpret the things you are scared of – the ‘no’s,’ the rejections, the lack of responses from people you respect – in a different way than your current emotions are allowing.

And so, in this episode, let’s dig a bit deeper on what exactly fear is, exactly why we love to cling to our fears, but also what you need to consciously and intentionally see to overcome fear’s grip on your life and your business. 

Mentioned: EPISODE 73 https://yourvirtualupline.com/podcast/73/

Aug 06 2019

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Rank #7: 122: My ‘3 S’s’ Closing Strategy

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Let’s talk about a topic that I know for many of you is something you struggle with a lot in your business – CLOSING.

To master the skill of closing you have to have a game plan and practice it over and over again

Have you ever heard prospects say these things to you before?

  • I’m not really a great salesperson.
  • I don’t have the time to do anything else.
  • I don’t have the money; so, I can’t afford to join your team or buy your product.

Personally I used to hate closing.  It felt so uncomfortable to me.

However, I realized this came down to two things…

First was my lack of confidence, and second, my mindset to the ‘YES’s’ and ‘NO’s’ you hear in this business.

So, I’ve created what I call the ‘3 S’s Closing Strategy.’ 

I promise you it will make you much more confident and comfortable when it comes to closing a prospect.

Let’s get into my ‘3 S’s’ Closing Strategy!

Strategy #1 is SIMPLE. Don’t complicate the process of sharing your products and business opportunity.  Remember, the less you say, the more money you are likely to make. 

Strategy #2 is SYSTEM. I want you to understand that it is the real key to building a team and getting new recruits is having a system for your team that anyone and everyone can utilize. Every aspect of your business must be system driven, and this what gives your people that necessary confidence because confidence starts out not in their own abilities, but their ability to follow a system.     

Finally, Strategy #3 is SUPPORT. Sell your prospect on the fact that they are locking arms with you. That you will be there for them every step of the way. If someone sees you as the person who can change their life, they’re going to join you.

If you got any value out of this episode make sure to go to www.yourvirtualupline.com/122 to download the free PDF.

Nov 12 2019

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Rank #8: 82: 5 Steps to Building Your Home Business Empire

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Today's episode is a special interview with John Melton. I am very thrilled to have John on the show today because I know he will be sharing a lot of valuable insights about social media marketing.

Truth be told, there are a lot of social media marketers struggling in their business. There a a couple problems they have in common.  One would be that they do not create enough generic value to attract people.  Another would be that they’re just thinking about themselves and what they can get from the business. So, in this episode, John will be sharing the 5 Steps to Building Your Home Business Empire.

  1. Prospecting and Attracting Leads

Your goal is to set up your online presence, so you need to create one piece of valuable content every day. In order to create a following, you need to post something that creates curiosity. Share something inspirational, or contents that you have read in a book. You can also set your brand. What do you want people to know for?

  1. Connecting with Leads

Once you have those leads, you must connect with them. Build relationships with those people who like, comment or engage with your posts. But the key thing is, don’t be pushy. You want to be human first, marketer second; build that social equity with your contacts.

  1. Inviting People to Look at Your Product/Business

After building rapport with your leads, you can then make an offer. But again, don’t be pushy. You are there to give them information that will help them with their problems. Share your testimony on how the business or product changed your life. Face your fear of making an offer, just be bold in sharing what’s going on. 

  1. Follow Up and Close

Following up is another essential key in building your home business empire. An effective way of doing this is creating a group chat for those people that are open and want to stay in touch. Have a group chat for those that are interested in your business/product because your prospects need to also meet other people within your circle.

  1. Teaching Them How to Master the 4 Steps

The end goal is to be able to teach these steps to the new clients. Again, it’s all about legacy leadership; helping people changed their lives and reaching their full potentials.

Apr 10 2018

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Rank #9: 06: 3 Simple but Powerful Phrases that will INSTANTLY Make You a Better Recruiter

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In this episode I will give you 3 simple but incredibly powerful phrases that will help you INSTANTLY create better results in your business.  I explain how mastering the invitation process allows you to increase the amount of exposures you are able to create which will in turn help you create better results.  I explain the biggest mistake I see people making when it comes to the invite and give you some tips to help you master this skill.  These 3 phrases are simple to learn, easy to use and will absolutely help you recruit more people into your business.  Enjoy!

Oct 15 2015

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Rank #10: 71: Instagram Marketing Strategies

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In this week’s episode, I sat down with Jenelle Summers to discuss how to leverage specific Instagram strategies to grow your network marketing business. Jenelle, a natural introvert, has built a following over 100,000 people on Instagram. She originally started off on the traditional path: going to college to get a business degree followed by a 9-5 corporate job. After 13 years, she transitioned and found success in her Network Marketing business. She now focuses on serving others through her business.

Instagram has become a vital part of marketing practices around the world. Whether you already use Instagram daily or have never even heard of it, you should be using it for your business.

Although Facebook has its place in marketing, Instagram offers different advantages that will allow you to be more discoverable to people. However it’s essential for you to have a strategy in place to fully utilize these features. This strategy will include using hashtags correctly, taking advantage of the Explore section, and using Instagram stories.

This episode is great for anyone looking for ways to increase their reach on Instagram and take action by integrating it into their marketing plan. Jenelle has some great tips, tricks, and advice that she shares throughout the interview! Hopefully you get a ton of value out of the training, feel free to share the episode with anyone that you think it could help! How do you like the new format and messaging of the show? Go to iTunes and leave a comment to let me know!

Dec 16 2017

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Rank #11: 16: Stop Trying to Sell on Facebook

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In this episode we tackle an issue that I know is a controversial one for many network marketers.  Whether or not you should be "selling" your particular company's opportunity, products and services on Facebook.  Facebook has become inundated with network marketers promoting their "stuff".  I tackle the very important question of whether or not this is good for their business and network marketing as a whole.  I introduce one of the most important concepts I've ever learned when it comes to marketing, "learn to create curiosity instead of raising resistance".  I use the analogy of your Facebook page being like your personal TV channel.  If all you are doing is posting about your specific company, you are really nothing more than an infomercial.  I believe this is an episode that every single person that is in network marketing needs to listen to and really understand.  If you or anyone on your team flooding your news feed with company specific content all the time then make sure they listen to this episode.  

Nov 18 2015

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Rank #12: 95: The Secret to Motivating Your Team

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Why should you focus on building a team?

It’s pretty simple.

Building an organization is the ONLY way that you will ever achieve TRUE freedom in your network marketing business.

Yes, you can sell products and still earn additional income to assist your family. 

However, true financial and time freedom is only accomplished with a team. Having a team allows you to increase and scale the impact that you can make in the world exponentially. The bigger the team you have, the bigger the impact that you’ll make in your business.  And because money is a reward for the amount of value you give to the world, of course, the more money you will make as well.

The Secret to Motivating Your Team is Leverage

The problem, though, is that leaders are taught to focus on the wrong things in their business.

As a result, they not only struggle growing their business, but they also struggle as a leader.

Here is the secret I want to share with you when it comes to motivating your team – it’s called LEVERAGE!

Leverage is having the power to influence a person or a situation to achieve a particular outcome.

When it comes to creating leverage within an organization, you must understand these two concepts – WIDTH and DEPTH.

Width refers to the people that you personally recruit into your business and this is the first thing that you need to focus when starting a business.

Depth on the other hand, refers to the people that come into your team through the people that you personally recruited. Yes, what naturally happens over time is depth starts to develop but I want you to know that depth is your responsibility. You need to have that “chasing the business” mindset.

As a leader, don’t wait for depth to happen.  Go out and make it happen for yourself. And trust me, when you can build depth in a team it does something very powerful.

Sep 11 2018

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Rank #13: 107: Do you Struggle with Consistency

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Let’s take a moment and talk about the idea of inconsistency and why so many network marketers struggle with consistency in their business.

The struggle in taking consistent action is coming from a place of unworthiness

I personally believe that if you struggle with consistency in your business it is actually because you have limiting beliefs about yourself.

Your problem is NOT lack of time, or your spouse isn’t supportive, or the kids won’t give you 5 minutes to get your daily work done, or even that your job exhausts you! Nope! Inconsistency in your business actually is born out of issues of your own personal worthiness.

There are two types of people that experience inconsistency in their business.

The first type of person only struggles with consistency from time-to-time. Their business and productivity has highs and lows.

The second type of person finds consistency a constant and daily struggle.

Join me as I talk more about the role of identity and worthiness and how they impact the success of your business.

I also share different action plans that you can implement to overcome your own inconsistencies in your business.

Jun 18 2019

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Rank #14: 72: Creating Your Breakthrough Year

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In this episode we will be discussing how to make 2018 your breakthrough year both in your business and in your life. We will talk about goal setting from the mindset of someone that is making to look a bigger impact with their network marketing business in 2018 and beyond.

When I talk about creating a breakthrough year, I’m not necessarily talking about an increase in growth or revenue. I define breakthrough as creating, accomplishing, or experiencing what you

previously thought was not possible for yourself.

When we begin to recognize the different variations of breakthroughs, THAT is when we start moving forward in the right direction. Your breakthrough is not limited to business and financial growth; your breakthrough can be you becoming an exponentially better person.

Once you have a better idea on what a breakthrough really is, you can start thinking about mindset and how that affects our goals.

One of the biggest reasons we don’t achieve our goals, is we don’t BELIEVE that we can.

There are two different mindsets you can use to approach your goals: scarcity and abundance. Scarcity thinkers approach obstacles as roadblocks.  Abundance thinkers approach obstacles from the mindset of ‘finding another solution’.

These four questions will help you set goals for yourself in a way that you have never done before:

  1. What did I do, create, experience, or accomplish in 2018 in order to declare this a breakthrough year?
  2. Having accomplished all of this, what did I do differently in 2018?
  3. What did I have to let go of?
  4. Who was I BEING that created this?

It’s not only going to help you set goals, but it’s really going to help you understand the person that you need to become and the things you need to let go of in order to accomplish those goals.

There are two types of goals: income and impact. Yes, income will make you happy. However that happiness is temporary. Impact goals allow you to tap into fulfillment.

Hopefully you get a ton of value out of the training, feel free to share the episode with anyone that you think it could help!

How do you like the new format and messaging of the show? Go to iTunes and leave a comment to let me know!

Jan 10 2018

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Rank #15: 84: How to Avoid Burnout and Overwhelm

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In this episode, I’ll be giving you some tips on how to avoid burnout and overwhelm, on how to build a business around your life and not the opposite.  I'll go over how critical resting and renewal is to the success of your business. 

I’ll begin by sharing with you a trend that I see with a lot of leaders around me. I’ve noticed that they are not self-caring when it comes to building their business and the type of business they are building. This often leads to burnout, ruining family relationships and even affecting their personal health. Yes, our goal is freedom and success, but what good is success if it ruins other aspects of our lives?

If you carefully implement the tips in this podcast, then I believe that you’ll achieve positive lifestyle outcomes.

Tip #1: Start leveraging the power of technology             

- The technology is already available for us; all we need to do is use it to our advantage. I suggest that you embrace things like doing a live video and hone your skills in marketing on social media.

Tip #2: Be more intentional about developing leaders on your team

- As leaders, we usually have this mindset that we must be on available 24/7. The catch is, to serve your team at the highest level you must become less available to them. Start working with your team and focus more on leadership development.

Tip #3: Be intentional about scheduling your business hours

- You need to set a dedicated time for work hours as well as family or self-time. Yes, you must be flexible in the needs of the business, but at the same time create those boundaries. Learn to create boundaries around your work and your personal life. Have that time of rest or simply a dedicated time with yourself, your spouse or your children.

In order for you to avoid burnout, understand the importance of rest and renewal, learn the importance of being intentional in your business, work smart and think about positive lifestyle outcomes.

Apr 17 2018

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Rank #16: 123: 5 Strategies to Help You Make the Most of Black Friday

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Every year people ask me, “Is it ok to do Black Friday promotions?”

Yes!  It is OK to promote your products and business on Black Friday!

Download my FREE Black Friday Marketing Strategy Guide with my favorite strategies and scripts at www.yourvirtualupline.com/123.

However, to be SUCCESSFUL in your Black Friday marketing efforts, you MUST be different than your competitors.

Here’s the truth about Black Friday - your success or failure will not be determined by what you do on that single day, but by what you’ve done in your business in the 30, 60, or 90 days leading up to Black Friday.

In this episode, I’m going to share 5 ways that you can make the most of your Black Friday promotions this year.

Strategy #1: Live Video Content On-Ramp. You need to warm your audience up for the promotion!  To do this, build up curiosity for your products through a series of live videos on Facebook, Instagram, or any platform you prefer. The key here is to create value; so, it’s very important that you focus on educating and teaching people around the area of your products.

Strategy #2: Share Customer Success Stories. I want you to understand that people don’t buy products.  They buy the results that the product gives. So instead of selling on price, focus on selling the value of your products by sharing customer success stories and how it made your customer’s life better and what problems you solved for your customers.

Strategy #3: Gratitude and Appreciation. Don’t lead with the promotion you.  Always lead with love, gratitude, and appreciation for the customers supporting your business. What does this mean?  Instead of jumping straight in with your product pitch, schedule some dedicated time to call, voice message, or even send a short, handwritten note for your current or past customers personally thanking them for their support.  

Strategy #4: ‘Steal a Deal’ FB Group Strategy. With this strategy, you set up a temporary ‘pop-up’ FB Group for your entire team to use during Black Friday. Your team members can then add their customers and prospects to this group. The exciting part is that each member can contribute a certain amount that will go to the discounts of the products. You will then pick a specific time for the event to happen so you can start promoting to everyone inside the group.

Strategy #5: Personally Connect with Your Top Prospects. Most network marketers rely too heavily on passive ‘Attraction Marketing.’ What I want you to do this Black Friday is change your approach, slow down, and get more focused on the most important people for you to connect with. At the end of the day, the best sales strategy out there is just genuinely taking the time to get to know what’s going on in someone’s life and caring about them.

Nov 19 2019

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Rank #17: 79: Stop Selling an Opportunity and Start Prescribing Solutions

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Welcome to another episode of 5-minute Friday. Today, I will be talking about how to effectively prospect people for your network marketing business.

Let me start with this, “People are not looking for opportunities, they are looking for solutions.”

The reality is, most of our prospects already have busy lives; they have jobs, they businesses, and they have family obligations. Basically, they don’t need another opportunity that will consume their time. What they need are solutions to the everyday problems that they have in their lives.

So here is my suggestion: Instead of coming to them as a salesperson, act more as a consultant. Determine what their needs are. Start asking questions. Know their problems, listen to them, and determine what is missing. Think like a doctor. You are there to prescribe solutions.

Mar 30 2018

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Rank #18: 04: How to Become a Great Presenter and Conquer Your Fear of Public Speaking

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Do you want to conquer your fear of public speaking and learn how to become a great presenter?  If you want to become a top earner in your company you HAVE to learn how to present.  In this episode I give you a detailed step-by-step plan to help you master how to give the following types of presentations:  your personal story, your company's opportunity presentation, basic / quick-start training and inspirational training.  I'll teach you all of the "tricks" that I've learned to help me master public speaking and presenting.  Public speaking has always been one of my greatest fears most of my life.  Actually forcing myself to give my first presentation was one of the hardest and scariest things I've ever done.  However, the moment I gave my first presentation my business changed forever.  I will share with you the top 5 tips I've learned over the last 10 years that will help you not become a good, but a GREAT presenter.  I'll help you get over your fears or whatever is holding you back so you can experience a true breakthrough in your business and your life.  For many of you, this will be one of the most important trainings of your life.       

Oct 08 2015

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Rank #19: 55: Four Ways to Stay Committed in Your Business

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Today I want to talk to you about commitment and share with you four key strategies to help you stay committed to performing the right actions in your business to create massive results.

Being that last weekend was the Breakthrough Academy Live event, I want to talk about commitment because it’s an appropriate topic. Many attend an event or training and you have this new motivation and enthusiasm for your business. Then you get back and Monday comes around, then Tuesday, and it’s harder to get out of bed, and then Wednesday and Thursday and before you know if you have not changed at all!

Commitment is very simply doing the thing you said you would do long after the mood you said it in has left you. It is easy to be committed when you’re in a peak state. But when you are not in that environment anymore it is much harder. Many people are committed until it doesn’t fit in their schedule or its too tough. You must be taking action every single day as these actions will really tell you who you are committed to.

The four keys to commitment:

  1. Mindset – You must learn to discipline your mind to stay with the commitment. You must learn to overcome the obstacles that are going to come your way. It is a necessary part of success to deal with negativity, rejection, and failure. You must learn to recognize your own greatness and stop being someone your note! You need to remove the fearful thinking that is surrounding yourself. Self-doubt will kill your commitment. Mindset is everything!
  2. Refine Your Goals – You can’t hit a target if you don’t know what the target is. You must make clear and specific goals and know exactly what it is and exactly what you need to do to get there. Some of you have no idea what you need to do to get to the next level. Get very specific!
  3. Change Your Focus – What we focus on is what we feel. Be grateful for the team you have and the results you’ve created but focus on the future. Forget about the past and focus on where you want to go! Do not wait to feel motivated. The problem is some of you don’t feel motivated and you wait to act. Motivation is very simple. Motivation comes through disciplined action. Sometimes you must force yourself to do it even when you don’t feel like it. Champions commit to disciplined actions every single day and they pay very little attention to how they feel.
  4. Accountability – I highly recommend you find someone that can hold you accountable to the disciplined actions that you need to take. Every single week you need to monitor how close you are to your goals and be rooted in the reality of your business at every single moment. With all this, make sure you celebrate the small wins.

I really want to challenge you to stay committed to your goals and don’t fall into the trap of having that moment of inspiration to have a bigger and better life and then having that fade away! Follow these four keys principles and stay committed to your business!

Apr 15 2017

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Rank #20: 34: My Top 5 Ways to use Facebook Live to Grow Your Business

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In this episode we discuss the power of live streaming video when it comes to growing your business and personal brand.  If you haven't already started to leverage the power of this incredible tool, you are really missing out.  In my opinion, the future of social media will be live streaming video.    

There has never been a more powerful tool to quickly develop know, like, and trust with your team and prospects.  In the last few months, Facebook has made some major enhancements to their live streaming platform that I feel make it perfect for network marketing professionals.  

In the training I talk about which platform you should focus on (Periscope of Facebook Live), and give you the top 5 ways to use live streaming video to help you grow your business faster.  These are simple things that you can begin to implement today that will make a huge difference when it comes to training and working with your team.    

May 20 2016

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