Have you noticed that every time you go to the internet to look for one specific subject, suddenly you find yourself reading and looking at something completely different?
One time a friend told me, “I don’t do the internet because it is a complete waste of time.” Humm, I can see why, and I think she has a point here!
Yes, it could be a complete waste of time if you let the traps get to you and you become distracted from your main objective.
Imagine going to a restaurant with extreme hunger, and you see all sorts of delicious displays of foods, however, you are so focused on your hunger, you try to eat everything, without thinking? The results? A few hours later you find yourself with a big tummy ache.
Yes, is true, we have a plethora of information on the internet, however, at the same time we need to exercise caution, as we strive to understand the different traps that could take our focus away from our original goal and cause us lose our precious time.
Next time that you go to the internet beware of the following 5 Traps that could make you lose your focus:
1- Beware of the advertizements you see around you when you are looking for your objective. Even if they are related to your subject, stop and make a note to return later after you have finished your project.
2- Beware of the LINKS that will take you to other places you are not interested in at that moment. Retract and keep your objective.
3- If you are looking for a specific subject, Beware of the thousands of the Same Subject Titles. You can’t read them all. Select one or two that will assist you in finishing the specific job. Don’t try to review them all and waste your precious time.
4- Beware of UNFOCUSED time. If you feel you are wondering, you may be in the TRAP. Simply, stop and get out. Re-Focus, keep and take control of your time.
5- Beware of the OVERNIGHT GET RICH QUICK PROMISES you find. Understand that making money online is possible, but not overnight and not without working hard. If you want to make money on the internet you need to apply yourself to the task every day. Have a system that will optimize your efforts and the opportunity to be successful.
There are hundreds of people that have achieved success by avoiding these traps.
They have succeeded and have earned fantastic money online because they cared about people, and they cared about themselves in their efforts to succeed.
One good place you could find reliable business people is LinkedIn.