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How I Earned $66.74 In Passive Income In June 2019
I can’t believe how quickly the last six months have flown by!
Because we’re midway through the year, I’ve been doing a lot of reflecting, and it’s wild to see how things have changed, and especially how quickly it’s all happened. Back in January, I was working a job that made me miserable, trying to build my business into what I knew it could be. I had no idea that three weeks later, I’d be out of that job and working my business full time.
But I made a commitment, back in January.
And in June, that commitment started paying off more than I could have ever imagined.
June 2019 Income Report: Thinking About The Next Half Of The Year
The best part about the beginning a new month is that you get to reflect on your successes from last month, think about the things you want to work on, and commit to your intentions for the next month.
And what’s REALLY exciting about the month of July, is not only is it a new month, but July is also the beginning of the second half of 2019.
This is the best time to think back to those commitments you made about your online business in January and recommit to them. A lot can happen between January and July, and a lot more can happy from July to December.
What are you going to commit to, that is going to make the biggest impact on your business?
Want more on recommitting to your online business intentions and kicking off the second half of 2019 with a bang? Check out Episode 102 of 10 Minutes Before Dinner.
June 2019 Income Report: How I Earned My $66.74
Siteground: $50 – I am an affiliate for Siteground because it’s my favorite web hosting platform. The longer I use them, the more I like them, primarily because I have seen so many people talk about all the hosting issues they have with other platforms, and very rarely do I ever hear complaints about Siteground.
I use Siteground to host both my websites, including one that I transferred over from the WordPress dot com platform. Siteground made the transition seamless, and it made it a no-brainer for me when I decided to create Quest for $47 through them as well. You can read about the Six Reasons I Host My Websites on Siteground (And You Should Too).
Bundle Sales: $15 – To celebrate the 100th Episode of 10 Minutes Before Dinner (watch it here), I decided to compile a series of 15 of my favorite videos all about Content Creation – the Content Creation Video Bundle (catchy title, huh?). It made a sale while I was sleeping, which is one of the most fun parts of passive income. Earning money while you’re out like a light. That’s the goal.
And when you make one sale, the best part is knowing that you can scale it too.
Google Adsense: $1.73 – This last month brought in a little less than the month before, but I also had less traffic, so it’s kind of a wash. I’m debating whether or not to continue having ads on my website, but until such time as I make a decision, they’re just going to stay put.
Other Sources: $0.01 – Check out below for more on the penny I picked up while at physical therapy.
June 2019 Income Report: The Actual Best Month In My Business
While my income in the June 2019 Income Report is less than what I reported in the May 2019 Income Report, this is STILL my all-time best month in business!
It’s been a long time in coming, going from a few hundred dollars here and there to actual four-figures, and I am SO excited to celebrate that.
Remember, it’s SO important to celebrate all your wins.
And while it is important to focus on building passive income streams for your business, so you’re not trading time for money, if you’re looking for a quicker cash injection into your business, then creating a 1-1 coaching offer is definitely where to go. When you offer to coach 1-1, you’re giving your clients a ton more access to you than someone on your email list, or in one of your courses.
And from a financial standpoint, you can charge more. Even if you’re a brand new coach, as long as you are confident in your offer and your capability of guiding your potential clients to their desired outcome, then you will be able to charge a premium for your one to one time and efforts.
Want to talk more about confidence in online business and how it’s the ultimate key to success? Then check out Episode 104 of 10 Minutes Before Dinner.
June 2019 Income Report: Bundle The Content You Already Have
Remember, your audience is looking for the things that are going to make their life EASIER.
Also remember that your audience does not always see all the things that you post, all the time.
Bundling content that you already have is a fantastic way to create a passive income stream to your business. It’s on a lower end from a pricing standpoint, but you can create an ebook with a series of related blog posts, or a series of videos you’ve already done, or a package of templates you’ve already created.
You can sell it to your list, and also to your audience as a fast-action, limited time sale, to get a little bit of a cash injection into your business, which you can reinvest in things like ads or a new coach, or a new course (so long as you finish all the other ones you’ve already signed up for. Don’t be a serial online course buyer like I used to be).
June 2019 Income Report: A Friendly Reminder That Money Is Everywhere
Remember that penny I found while dog walking back in October?
In case you missed it, you can check out the full story in the October 2018 Income Report, but it was at a time that I was working very hard on my mindset, especially when it comes to money. Instead of ignoring a penny I found on the ground while I was dog walking, I picked it up, and then thanked the universe for sending it to me—and there was no effort taken on my part to get it.
June featured another moment where I encountered an abandoned penny on the ground. I was at physical therapy and doing one of my least favorite (yet most effective) stretches, that pretty much puts me upside and twisting my back into knots while also stretching my hamstrings.
And while I was turned over, I saw a penny abandoned by the wall, and remembering that time in October, I knew I had to pick it up before I left.
Like the first time, it’s a friendly reminder that abundance is ALWAYS there, and you have to look for it, no matter what the size is. Be as excited when you book a $1000/month client as you do when you find a penny on the street. And when you look at life like money is absolutely everywhere, you start to get really creative at finding it. Open your mind and you have no idea how money will make its way to you.
June 2019 Income Report: What I Posted In June 2019
Not going to lie, but June 2019 was a great month for blog content.
Here’s the rundown of the June posts:
May 2019 Income Report: How I Earned $123.30 In May 2019
13 Reasons LeadPages Is An Online Business Must-Have
6 Reasons People Will Unsubscribe From Your List (And What You Should Focus On Instead)
13 Ways To Handle The Pinterest Summer Slump
June 2019 Income Report: Highlights From 10 Minutes Before Dinner
Also not going to lie, but June was an amazing month for 10 Minutes Before Dinner, too. If you don’t already know, I hop on live every weeknight on both the Quest for $47 Facebook and Instagram, where I talk about a randomly-decided topic related to business and the entrepreneur mindset.
Some highlights from the last month of lives include:
Episode 83: Why Patience Is Critical When Building An Online Business
Episode 88: Do You Even Need A Blog? How To Monetize Your Content, Even In A Saturated Niche
Episode 93: Why You Can’t Be Afraid To Be Repetitive In Your Online Business
Episode 97: How To Overcome Writer’s Block (Hint: Writer’s Block Isn’t Real)
Episode 100: How Do You Achieve Clarity In Your Online Business (It’s Easier Than You Think)
May 2019 Income Report: Where Quest for $47 Was Featured In June
I am thrilled to re-announce that I was featured on the great Leah Gervais’ Your Biggest Vision Show in June! Leah is my coach and mentor, and one of my favorite people in the online business world. She’s also introduced me to some other online business favorites. We had a great talk about how my family tragedy has made me a better business owner and has allowed me to truly get after what I want in life.
You can check out Episode 39 of the Your Biggest Vision Show here.
I was also featured in a number of publications, including:
Databox – 21 Ways To Improve The Average Time on Page for Your Blog Posts
Databox – 20 Ways To Fill Your Editorial Calendar with Highly Relevant Topics
Improve Her Health: The Best And Most Motivational Books for Women Part 1
Databox: 22 Common Email Marketing Mistakes & How to Avoid and Overcome Them
Check Out My Other Income Reports
Income earning is a process. Want to see where this all started? Check out the August 2018 Income Report.
August 2018 – How I Earned $11.61
September 2018 – How I Earned $18.20
October 2018 – How I Earned $13.23
November 2018 – How I Earned $24.84
February 2019 – How I Earned $32.02
March 2019 – How I Earned $58.76
April 2019 – How I Earned $98.91
May 2019 – How I Earned $123.30
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