Jan Flores, an Amazing Selling Machine student, shared that he was making $50K a month in his Amazon business – only 14 weeks after his product went live! This caught our attention. But what he posted next is really what stopped us in our tracks.
?My previous business was a construction business. I decided to go all in and sold my truck and tools and just tried this full time. The risk worked out. Now you don’t have to do the same, but that’s my story. If a construction worker can learn this Internet stuff, anyone can do it.?
We reached out to Jan for an interview and he graciously said yes. Here is his story about how he grew his Amazon business while working 12-hour days in the construction industry.
What was your background before ASM? How did you hear about us, and why did you decide to take the plunge and join?
Jan: I had a countertop company doing granite and marble. I’d been doing that for about four years.
My sister’s boyfriend took ASM 2. I go to the gym with him quite often, so every week, he would tell me about what was happening with his business and I?d see it’s growing. By the end of year one, he grew to a million dollar company. ASM 3 came around, but I didn’t take it. I didn’t think I would be interested in working on a computer because I’m a trade guy. By the time ASM 4 came around, I just decided, “You know what, he’s making so much money that it’s worth a shot.”
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Patrick was one of seven who participated in the Smartest Marketer contest at Amazing Selling Machine Live Event in February 2015. During this contest, seven contestants stood in front of over 3500 attendees and presented their creative marketing strategies. At the end, attendees had the opportunity to vote for their favorite one. In Amazing Profit Monthly, Patrick expanded on his strategy in a step-by-step way. We interviewed Patrick and dug a little deeper on his experience with ASM: Continue reading “An Inspiring Interview with Patrick Maioho”
Amazon. The mere mention of the name brings to mind enormity. When you think of Amazon you think of gigantic warehouses humming along busily, night and day. You imagine packages being delivered to all corners of the globe, some of them literally dropping down from the sky. You may even wonder how many people are browsing and buying from Amazon that very second.
And then, if you?re like me, all those thoughts crystallize into one tantalizing question: ?How do I get into that business??
Here?s what a lot of people don?t realize: You actually can get into that business, and it?s easier than you think.
Amazon has grown to be a $100 billion company by using an extensive network of sellers who keep its tons of products moving. Anyone can become one of these sellers and establish a highly profitable business within Amazon.
This business model offers a lot of advantages over others. Here are 6 reasons you should start an Amazon business of your own. Continue reading “6 Reasons You Should Start an Amazon Business”