Guest Post by Joe Land
Goals are an important part of a person's life. They help manage a persons dreams and make them sound more achievable in a way. Goals are the groundwork to success in my opinion because they are easy to make and can push a person to his/her limit in life. Now how does it relate to making money online? Well, there are many people who want to make some extra cash online. The problem is they have no idea where to start and what to expect. They are clueless and will probably get scammed unless they research and set goals for themselves.
Keep it simple
When it comes to setting goals in order to make money online, start out simple especially if you are new to the industry. Maybe your goal is to make $50.00 a month at the start; maybe it is to start a blog. Whatever it is make sure you do research and find out whats best for you. Don’t start out for example by trying to $10,000 a month. You will most definitely get scammed by someone. The I’m telling you to keep it simple at the start, is so that you can ease into the system. Once you gain some experience then your goals can get more lofty.
Achieving Your Goals
It doesn’t do any good to set goals that you are not willing to achieve. That is why I said to start out easy. Don’t overwhelm yourself. Making money online takes a lot of work. You will not be successful in making money if you do not put in the effort. Its that simple. Another important thing to know about setting goals is to limit the number of them. Only have 2-4 goals at once. That way it is a lot easy for you to manage them.
Example of Money Making Goals
Here are some examples of realistic goals that you might want to consider when first starting out on your quest of making money online.
1) Sign up with three paid survey sites.
2) Make $20.00 in the first month of working online.
3) Stay away from obvious scams.
Remember that goals are just a way to layout your overall plan of making money online. Don’t set goals just to set them. Really concentrate on achieving your goals and you will succeed in making money online.
Joe Land has a blog about that helps beginners make money online. It has lots of great advice and tips. Joe’s favorite site to make money online is CashCrate.