Author Archives: Benjamin Blackmon

3 Super Simple Steps to Making Money Online!

Often I get asked by people I know and some that I don’t about how to make easy money online.  It reminds me of this episode on The Office where Michael (the clueless manager) is having a cash flow problem so he asks one of his employees who gambles if there is a way for ... Read More »

5 Keys to Effective Facebook Ads for Financial Advisors

If you’ve ever felt like Facebook Ads are something you want to use so you can expand your financial services business but you have gotten overwhelmed with all the updates and changes or if you’re just not sure you can make them work than you are in the right place. In this post we will ... Read More »

Facebook Ad Targeting – 3 Keys to Making Your Ads Work

Look I know how it goes with Facebook Ads. You either think they’re really cool or you want to pull your hair out trying to figure them out. If you’ve ever had a total bomb of a Facebook Ad Campaign it can often leave you scratching your head. So, this post is about the 3 ... Read More »

Is Constant Validation Killing Your Business?

Is Constant Validation Killing Your Business? This particular topic happens to be one of those which might get me into some hot water. My dad always told me my mouth would get me into more trouble than anything else. So far in my life, I would have to say he’s right. As a business owner, ... Read More »

4 Law Practice Marketing Myths and How to Avoid Them

4 Law Practice Marketing Myths and How To Avoid Them It’s no secret that competition for clients out there can be absolutely brutal and overwhelming. When you’re trying to focus on the clients you have, marketing can become an afterthought. Not to mention many attorneys I speak with often express concern about their peers providing services ... Read More »

Over 40 and Overwhelmed Entrepreneur – Part 5

Over 40 and Overwhelmed about Entrepreneurship (Overwhelmed Entrepreneur) Part 5 – Content – How to Keep From Getting Overwhelmed With Information!   This will be my last post because I realized I might be contributing to content overwhelm. The new disorder I have coined C.O. It’s no surprise when we first start into the world of ... Read More »

Over 40 and Overwhelmed Entrepreneur – Part 4

Over 40 and Overwhelmed about Entrepreneurship (Overwhelmed Entrepreneur) Part 4 – Do You Have Your Business Idea Picked Out and What Do You Really Need to Start? Which Business? They Say to Do What You Love – Is That Really True? Should you do what you love / follow your passion or what. In recent ... Read More »

Overwhelmed Entrepreneur Part 3

Over 40 and Overwhelmed about Entrepreneurship Part 3 – Approval It’s amazing how this can really either kick start our business or kill it before it begins. Overwhelmed Entrepreneur   Approval is not about some co-dependent need to have people like you or hearing you are good enough but lack of it can contribute to ... Read More »

How to Start a Mastermind Group

How and Why I Started My Own Mastermind Group     Why I Am Writing This Article Often when people find out I’m in a mastermind group they ask about it. Recently I respond to a post on the Freedom Hackers Mastermind which as of this writing has exactly 20,000 members. The post was asking ... Read More »

Overwhelmed Entrepreneur Part 2

Over 40 and Overwhelmed about Entrepreneurship Part 2 – Security Overwhelmed Entrepreneur As I stated in the previous post, health insurance, 401k, steady paycheck, and already knowing what is expected of you by your current employer all contributes to security. These also contribute to being an overwhelmed entrepreneur. You go in, you know your job, ... Read More »