Mentors

Discovering Mentors

Sometime late February 2021, I chanced upon this Youtube ad that promoted a laptop lifestyle - a kind of life where you can earn through your laptop at the comfort of your home and at the time of your convenience.

Exercising Caution

As with most of us, it was normal for me to simply skip and dismiss advertisements shown on Youtube. After all, how many of us fear clicking on the links related to ads, cautious of the fact that they may lead us to internet scams. But for some reason, I ended up listening intently to the advertisement.

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Prior to the pandemic, my wife and I would wake up at 3 AM, drop off our younger daughter over at my mother-in-law's house before heading to our respective offices.

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It was that early because we needed to beat Manila's horrendous traffic jams.

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After work, I would fetch my wife in her office, drive over to my mother-in-law's house to get our daughter and head home. We would be fortunate enough to come home by 9 PM. That, ladies and gentlemen, was our daily routine.

Developing an Interest

And so I got interested in the idea of having that laptop kind of lifestyle. Working from home became necessary due to the pandemic. And I thought to myself that I needed to start doing something to continue earning from home. After all, the pandemic is surely adding uncertainty to everybody's employment and sources of income.

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No Promises of a Quick Fix

I started out watching a few videos of how to turn a crisis into an opportunity and how to start building your own business from scratch. What particularly interested me was the fact that they did not promise a quick fix on everything: your success will depend on your dedication and commitment to your decision. After watching their videos, I came to this realization: this group is advocating people to invest in their potentials, their passions, and make a living out of them - a route that is viable.

Developments

And so I decided to join the group, Six Figure Mentors.

Within just a matter of two weeks, I am already learning new skills to start something new. I have already been able to build my own website, something that is completely alien to me, considering that I am not a tech-savvy person.

I believe that I have just started to go on the path of investing in myself and my passions in a completely different way, a way that is life-changing. Does this scare me? Yes. But if a challenge does not scare us even in a small way, that may not at all be a challenge after all.

It does not matter what age you are or where you are right now. The opportunity to grow is always there. You just need to tap it. Friend, if you want to change your life and build on something that you truly love and make a living out of it to help secure your own family's future, this might be for you.

Subscribe to my page and I will give you access to the free workshops that might just change your life. The change that you want may just be just a few clicks away.

Fight for Your Dreams and Never Give Up on Them

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What is your life-long dream? It is very important for every person to keep on dreaming no matter what stage in his life he is. Dreams give us purpose. They give meaning to our lives. A goal is like a ship’s rudder without which the ship will just either sink in the sea or hit …

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It is Your Why That Will Strengthen Your How

By RodAntonio | September 23, 2021 | 0 Comments

During the middle of this year, I started writing goals that I would like to have by the end of the year. In particular, I set a target amount of money that I would like to see on my bank account by yearend. I posted my goals on conspicuous areas of our home. And I …

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Be the Better Version of Yourself Every Day

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After giving an exceptional talk in a computer company, a man received a gadget produced by that company as a token of appreciation. The man, who happens to have a friend that is an executive in a competing company, immediately came to see his friend and showed his new gadget. He bragged that the gadget …

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You Can Achieve Your Dreams: Never Give Up

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The degree to which we want to achieve our dreams largely depends on the reasons behind those dreams. It is the “whys” of our dreams that serve as fuel for us to pursue reaching them no matter the number of obstacles and amount of frustration we encounter. Deciding to improve our lives may be easy. …

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Life is Too Short: Do What You Love to Do

By RodAntonio | September 11, 2021 | 0 Comments

“All people are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall.” – 1 Peter 1: 24 In his blog, renowned motivational speaker John Kanary said that change is scary but regret is even scarier. Many spend their lives merely allowing what happens outside …

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Start Acting the Person You Want to Become

By RodAntonio | September 5, 2021 | 0 Comments

Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours. – Mark 11: 24 When I was a child, I used to act out my favorite cartoon heroes. I grew up watching the show The Real Ghostbusters. I remember I would frequently act as …

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What Kind of Juice Will Come Out of You?

By RodAntonio | September 2, 2021 | 0 Comments

Think of squeezing an orange. When you squeeze an orange, what comes out? What do you get? An orange juice, right? Now, think of yourself being squeezed. What do you think will come out? Everything that comes out of us is a mere product of the things that are inside of us. They are a …

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I Survived: Overcoming the Ordeal that was COVID-19

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Whenever we hear news of people getting victimized by COVID-19, things only begin to make sense when we realize that the dreaded disease starts to come closer to home: when we hear friends and colleagues getting sick. Such developments all the more make us come to our senses that this is no longer just news …

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What Is It that Makes Your Heart Sing?

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What is the first thing in the morning that you think about doing all day? If you can do away with everything else, what is that one thing that you can surely do with all your heart even without getting paid? All of us will certainly find something pleasurable to do in our lives, one …

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Midlife: Overcome the Fear of Starting All Over Again

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Age makes a person reconcile himself with his mortality. As we add up to our years, the arrogance brought about by the organic vigor of our youth simply fades away. Gone were the days when you could still race with your peers climbing up the staircase of your school. The days when you felt that …

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A Business with Access to Continuing Education

At first, I thought I was only going to be able to establish an online business of my own, undergo training and webinars here and there, and that's it! Probably, the idea of being able to continue education and access online courses did not sink in since I was still just starting.

My membership in SFM has given me the chance to develop new skills that I can mix with old ones to build a business. Not only that, with access to training materials and various online courses, I can explore many more fields of interest and learning and even develop new hobbies that are truly worthwhile!

I never thought that rediscovering my passions, pursuing my dreams, and learning would be possible all at the same time! And now, I can honestly say that it is doable. Having said that, I am now doing a business that I so love - a business that revolves around my interests and hobbies.

With consistency and dedication, coupled with adequate community support, turning one's dreams into reality is very much possible!

Incorporating your talents with new skills that will harness further those talents is really so fulfilling. I encourage you to start your own journey building a business of your own that revolves around your passions, too! Don't let fear hold you back.  

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