Network Marketing can be an amazing part-time business that can generate a full-time income for you!
Is it easy? Of course not! But it can be done if you treat it like a business, as you should, and not like a get-rich-quick and easy scheme. It is however an easy-entry business that can pay very well if you take it seriously.
Any worthwhile venture takes work and MLM is no different.
So in order to succeed working only part-time in MLM, one of the things you have to do is focus on becoming productive with your time and form habits that make you more efficient.
Becoming more productive is easier said than done for most people. With all the distractions of the modern world, it can be hard to really focus on one task.
Here are 8 tips on how to be productive so you can build a full-time MLM business working only part-time.
1. Make Routines
If you don’t have a routine, you need to create one to stay more productive. Incorporating working with your opportunity in your daily routines will help you fight procrastination and inefficiency. If you have a routine but find that it’s not working, you might want to consider making a new one. Remember that the routine that works for someone else might not be the best for you.
Try to form your own routines. You can incorporate tips and tricks from other people if you see something that might work for you, but don’t be afraid to change things up to suit your own needs.
2. Make Use of Tools
There are countless productivity tools both digital and non-digital. If you want to be productive and make sure you are on track for all your work tasks, you need to make sure you are making use of them. If you aren’t tech-savvy, then you need to make an effort to learn to use some basic online tools like autoresponders, lead capture page makers, etc. If you don’t, then you’ll be at a disadvantage.
3. Don’t Resist Change
One main reason people can’t become productive is that they are reluctant to change things in their life. Changing a routine, a job, or many other things in life can be hard because it means letting go and stepping out of your comfort zone. What worked for you in the past may not work anymore. Accepting change and embracing it will serve you very well. Try only changing one thing at a time. Once you feel comfortable with the change, you can move on to another thing.
4. Do the Hardest Tasks First
Identify what needs to be done in order to get the results you desire, and do the tasks that you feel are the most difficult for you first. You’ll have more energy when you first start working, so it’s best to get the most difficult tasks done first. Also this allows you to get it over with and it also gives you a sense of accomplishment to carry with you for the remaining time you have for your home business.
5. Get Enough Sleep
For some, sleep is the biggest issue when it comes to productivity. If you are not sleeping enough or not sleeping well, you will find yourself in a brain fog for the rest of the day as you try to get through the tasks at hand. Waking up without energy and without motivation sets the rest of the day for failure. So give sleep your priority, because it’ll simply allow you to be more productive when you do work.
6. Work on Your Mindset
Having the mindset of positive expectations is critical. It doesn’t mean that you can never be frustrated, disappointed or discouraged. Allow yourself to feel the negative emotions but don’t give in to those feelings, and be kind to yourself. Know that there are ups and downs, and identify activities that help you get back into a positive mindset. Avoid people who are negative and complain all the time, and try to be around people who uplift you. Your mind is your most powerful when it comes to productivity and success.
7. Exercise More Often
Incorporating some exercise in your daily routine will help you clear your mind and improve your concentration. You don’t have to go to the gym and sweat for hours, just a half hour walk daily can do wonders for your mental and physical health.
8. Know What You Want
What is it that you want to accomplish from your home business, in other words, what’s your objective? What will you do with the money you make and/or the time freedom that you may have? The more clear you are about what you want the more productive you’ll become. Always keep asking yourself this question so that your objectives become more and more clear.
Being productive can become a habit, the above tips can help you form more productive habits that can consistently bring you results.
— Aziz Jangbar