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  1. Hassan

    Side hustle to $5k/Month:Watch Me Go All In Content Marketing

    You know that light-bulb "aha!" moment when something inside you just "clicks"? A powerful idea or message penetrates you with brutally honest, but beneficial and life-altering truths? Well I recently finished reading "Can't Hurt Me" by David Goggins, and it jolted my mind into gear. It...
  2. Bigbucks

    Progress Thread

    Hello everyone I have been a member of this forum since reading MJ's first book TMF about a year and half ago which was given to me by my mentor at the moment. At the time I was working a phone sales job, cold calling my best month was 10k in commission knowing what I was capable of, I was...
  3. richRich

    Best Options for short-term Freelancing as Full-Stack Programmer

    Suppose you are freshly graduated CS student with some work experience in software engineering. You'd like to earn most possible dollars in the next 45 days, after that you'll be involved in some other project. In summary, you have... - a few years part time corporate work experience as a...
  4. Vairavan

    EXECUTION 0$ to 1000000$ in 12 Months! (Ride Along)

    The Master Plan: 0 to 1K with freelancing,(3 months) 1k to 10K with Info Biz,(2 months) 10K to 100k with FBA,(4 months) 100k to 1M with Shopify, (2 months) 1M to 10M with Wholesaling. (1 month) The idea is not about using one business as a trampoline to get into another business. Actually...
  5. Martin Boeddeker

    There Are 3 Types Of Entrepreneurs (according to Seth Godin) Don't get confused because this will cause you to fail.

    I just came around this podcast by Tim Ferriss and Seth Godin and I wanted to share it with you because many people get confused with this and fail because they mess up these concepts when they want to take their business online. There’s a difference between freelancers and entrepreneurs...
  6. Lex DeVille

    Freelance Employees vs. Freelance Entrepreneurs

    There is a difference. It's a big one. And if you plan to become a freelancer it is extremely important that you know the difference so you can avoid putting yourself on a path of no-success, or success that looks a lot like a full-time job. That's what this post is about. Freelance Employees...
  7. PizzaOnTheRoof

    Neat And Cheap Little Landing Page/Portfolio Builder (Carrd.co)

    Hey, just wanted to share a little gem I stumbled upon that may help other designed challenged people like me lol. Carrd - Simple, free, fully responsive one-page sites for pretty much anything I think this could be useful for freelancers, or creating an MVP real quick. Useful if you just need...
  8. Jeremy Ellens

    How to build a $720k/year marketing agency by selling quizzes

    My first post is inspired by @Sean Marshall's great article on how he built his agency. In 2015, I lost three clients worth 35% of our monthly revenue and was had two of them threaten to sue me. Since then, we went on to close 189 clients in just two years and grew our revenue to...
  9. Drive2Riches

    How does Value Perception help you?

    I've got to give myself a little credit. I did a "2X" in 2018. I doubled my prices and tripled sales by doing it. It's the "value perception" that really paid off. I'm on a platform (Fiverr) where literally anybody can join and claim to do the same thing that I do. But the number of...
  10. PizzaOnTheRoof

    EXECUTION 2019: Becoming Unemployable (Local Lead Gen)

    “Wealth eludes most people because they are preoccupied with events while disregarding process. Without process, there is no event.” ~ M.J. DeMarco Quick shoutout to the Unemployable Podcast. Lot's of great nuggets for freelancers and "solopreneurs" who don't know where to start. Now, as Tim...
  11. Lucas Lee-Tyson

    EXECUTION [Progress] Journey to $10,000/month as a Facebook Ads Expert [2019]

    Hello Fast Lane Forum readers, My name is Lucas. I'm 20 years old and a Junior in college. I've been building and selling things online since I was 15. I first got started when I stumbled on the Internet Marketing forum BlackHatWorld. I have had a handful of successes and lots of failures. I've...
  12. NicholasCato

    INTRO Illustrator with Porsche dreams

    So to get right into it I’m a 25 years old artist currently living with my parents working two part time jobs and im still broke... I’ve always had a skill for art + entrepreneurship. As a kid I would make comics/zines then try to sell them to my friends and family. I guess you could say I...
  13. Lex DeVille

    MARKETPLACE Freelance Guides & Templates [Time Sensitive]

    NOTORIOUS FREELANCE GUIDES & TEMPLATES (for freelancers who suck at getting clients, got bills to pay, and would rather stick your bare hands in a black widow's nest than make cold calls) Most freelancers suck at 3 things: 1) Getting responses to proposals, cold emails, LinkedIn messages...
  14. DennisDuty

    RANT I'm not making a SECOND BURGER for free!

    The Scene. You're at local diner. It's a small place. The cook and his wife run it by themselves. You've eaten there twice before and you came in today for a burger. You order and hand over your $10. After a while, the cook/owner approaches. "I accidentally dropped your burger on the floor"...
  15. L

    Possible Niches? Your thoughts

    I'm looking at a couple of niches were I might be able to add value and wanted to get feedback from people on here. The first idea Suggested by @Late Bloomer in my failed executions thread is the idea of a freelance technical writer, this seems like a good use of my skills. I've tried...
  16. Geekour

    Remote freelancing skills that can lead to a fastlane business?

    Sorry I know this is a subjective question because there are many ways to start a business / provide value but I got curious and wanted to hear from the experiences of the community here as to what skill was the backbone to their business and preferably a skill that can be done...
  17. Richard Gao

    EXECUTION Starting a web design business in high school

    Hey guys, I'm a 16 year old in Canada and I've just started a web design business. My updates were originally posted here. But the thread didn't quite fit the content, so I'll repost the posts I already had up there and continue my updates from here. Here are my updates on progress so far...
  18. GWan

    WEB SCHOOL GWan's Web Design Progress Thread

    Hi everyone, Decided it was about time to start a progress thread for my web design business. I bought Fox's course back in November 2017. Since then, I have completed a few free websites and closed 2 sales for $300 & $1000. Both of these clients were found through cold emailing small...
  19. PizzaOnTheRoof

    EXECUTION [Progress] Replacing My Income With Adwords Freelancing.

    Hope everyone is doing well, I've decided to take a step towards controlling my future by starting to freelance with Google Adwords. I am a college student with virtually zero experience but I hope to take this far enough to replace my current income plus some. Please read the post for a...
  20. Richard Gao

    WEB SCHOOL Under 18, know web design but can't get a contract because of age. Any advice?

    This thread is a more specific continuation from my previous thread: Starting Web Design/Development Issues I am 16 and I am looking to do some web design as a hustle, I tried getting started on Upwork, but they ask for ID and say you must be 18+ to enter. I am kind of stuck on what to do...
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