Can old dogs learn new tricks? Cesar Milan, The Dog Whisperer on TV says they can. And I believe him.
I’m an ‘old dog’ … retired, past my prime (whatever that is), and embarking on a new career in copywriting. Over the next 12 months, I’m stepping into my fear and going public with my desire to be a successful, professional copywriter in my senior years.
Hi, I’m Marianne, one of Wealthy Web Writer’s three new Reality Bloggers.
I may not be of the canine persuasion, but I have the determination of any working breed out there … a sled dog pulls many pounds of weight across snow … I’m going to pull in many new customers across the Internet to meet my goals.
Here’s What This Means For You …
I believe that if we follow the path laid down for us by Wealthy Web Writer and AWAI, we cannot help but succeed. It doesn’t matter what age you are, what background you’re from, or even what country you live in. Determination and FOCUS are the keys for success.
When I first joined Wealthy Web Writer in the fall of 2010, I was awed by Mindy’s courage to go public with her goal of breaking the six-figure income that year. And she did it!
Mindy confessed to not being the most organized person … and so do I. I also know I’m not the best writer out there … I’m slow in getting my writing done because I edit as I go.
Writing is art … like the potter who takes a lump of clay and spins it on the potter’s wheel, I need to relax and dump all my words (clay) onto my monitor (potter’s wheel). Trying to make something creative by sticking just a piece of material to another piece is a waste of time. Plus, you risk it becoming unglued in the end.
I also get distracted far too easily. I procrastinate. I make excuses for myself.
Even so, I have made big progress in the past year because I jump into action with deadlines … other people’s deadlines. But if I give myself a deadline, I cop out.
If I expect to pull my weight to meet my goals, I need to make some changes this year.
I have 3 major goals in 2013 …
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