Here's what the numbers look like: Facebook: 1423, LinkedIn 2296, Google+ 366, Gmail 95, autoresponder list 505, twitter 712 for a grand total of 5397 first connections.
If everyone knows 500-1000 people, that's between 2.7 Million to 5.4 Million in my extended network. Holy smokes! The reality is we already have enough people in our network to achieve our goals. Our obstacle is how to leverage and maximize our extended network.
Think about it... If your extended network is 500,000 or more, do you think any of those people may have a problem you can help with? Of course they do! So the problem isn't "who do you know" as much as "how do I attract the attention of the people I can help?" Right?
The answer? Develop a strategic marketing funnel or sales funnel! What is a marketing funnel or sales funnel? It's a systematic approach to attracting the people who want, need, can afford, and are willing to buy what you offer and convert them from leads into buyers! Here are 2 easy ways you can develop a strategic funnel for your business:
- Sign up for my free 5-part video series. I walk you through the 5 different components of the marketing funnel or sales funnel, describe what you can offer, ideas on price points, etc. Most of the videos are 5-6 minutes in length. One is about 11 minutes. I share some great ideas to help you get started. https://suehenrytalks.com/strategy-trigger-sales/
- Learn more about the program that transformed my business from an accidental success to a strategic plan with a specific system that is working for me and creating success "on purpose". Learn how to develop systems and processes, what order to put them in, and automate so the system does the "heavy lifting" for you. If you are serious about creating a successful and profitable business with online marketing, you really need to check this site out. For the introductory offer of only $9.95, you will be amazed at the content and what you can learn in just the 30-days of this special offer.
If the path you have been on isn't working for you, don't change your goals and "settle". Simply change your path!