Why conventional wisdom will destroy you.

Most people foolishly rely on conventional wisdom whenever they can.

Why?

Because it’s “safe.”

At least… in theory it’s safe.

But in reality, what’s meant by safe, isn’t always “safe.” It all depends on what your goals are.

For instance, if you or someone you love is really sick, conventional wisdom and standard medical protocall may tell you to take a series of medications, or perform a series of surgeries.

And in some cases this may be a good practice to follow, but… in others it may not.

For example, let’s say the “conventional” outcome of this treatment is that your hearing, or your mobility, or your eyesight, may be compromised by 50% or more.

Is following the conventional path in this case really “safe”?

Maybe… maybe not?

Depends on how you want to live life.

And how about when it comes to business or to finances?

If you ask a financial planner or a business-person how to get an edge, (and I know this because I used to be a financial planner), they will tell you things like, “Save more, do things like cut down on those $4 dollar lattes you drink every day… read books and magazines online instead of subscribing to them… eliminate your cable television stations and only stay in 3-star resorts instead of 4 and 5-star resorts. If you do all these things, you’ll probably save a few grand minimum, each year.”

Is this “safe” advice?

Well… it depends.

If you’re working hard so you can live a BETTER life, then skimping on the things you get enjoyment out of, like vacations, fi-fi drinks, and cable TV, isn’t going to make you even one bit happier, is it?

After all, if you’re not working to enjoy the fruits of your labor, then why the hell are you working?

But there again, when it comes down to it, most people aren’t very happy, and they don’t get a lot of enjoyment out of their lives or their businesses, do they?

Nope, they don’t.

And that’s why it’s called “conventional” wisdom — because following conventional wisdom is the surest path to getting average, or “conventional” results.

And the people who give you advice like, “cancel your cable television” as a way to save a few bucks, aren’t really focused on winning. They’re focused on “not losing”, and there’s a HUGE difference.

Winning wisdom encourages you to figure out how to earn more, so you can enjoy MORE luxuries of life, AND save a few dollars along the way. It’s a smarter road to travel, because who doesn’t enjoy being “wealthier” versus, “skimping?”

You tell me.

Because the choice… really is… yours.

Now go sell something, Craig Garber

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About the Author

Craig GarberAuthor of "How To Make Maximum Money With Minimum Customers, " and publisher of Seductive Selling - an offline marketing newsletter currently read in 15 countries, world-wide. In a nutshell, I do two things: 1. I show you how to attract a reliable, steady stream of pre-qualified leads who are ready to do business with you NOW... 2. And I increase your net profits and cash-flow, by increasing your customer, client, or patient value -- often, dramatically. How do I do this? By developing, and helping you implement, unique, personalized lead generation and marketing strategies... using compelling sales messages that push your customers emotional buy-buttons. I've worked with over 300 clients in more than 101 different industries, since March of 2000, and I really enjoy what I do. I'm a stable, reliable, happily married family guy with three kids who loves life and always follows through on my commitments and promises. I love to listen to music, workout, read, travel with my family, take pictures, and go bass fishing. I always say "Yes," when it comes to good cigars, good books, and good coffee :-)

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