Know Your Strengths and Weaknesses
Before you pick a path and start working on your Internet career, you need to know your strengths and weaknesses.
All of us have them, strengths and weaknesses play a major role in how you will earn money online.
Making money online often calls upon a wide variety of skills and knowing what you can and can't do effectively will help determine an income strategy for you that is financially rewarding.
A simple yet effective exercise is to make a list of your knowledge and skills and be honest. Ask friends and family to do the same for you and make a comparison of the results.
Having people tell you what they think of you may be uncomfortable, but having a clear picture of what you are capable of and where you can make improvements is how you will know what directions your online career can grow in.
Your Passion is Your Strength
Having a multitude of ways to earn money online is important but being able to get paid to do something you truly enjoy is absolutely amazing.
If you are passionate about baseball and know everything there is to know about it, why in the name of Yogi would you do anything that is not related to baseball?
Your passion is your strength.
It is an asset you can probably earn money online with. If you truly enjoy something, then you spend time doing it and become knowledgeable in that subject. Turning your passion(s) into an online career is not as difficult as some people might think, it is actually one of the best ways to earn money online.
Why is Your Passion a Good Business Strategy?
Your passion is something you enjoy and won't find difficult to spend time doing. You are probably knowledgeable in the subject which makes you a good source of information and information is valuable.
With your strengths and weaknesses all out in the open, you can now begin to see potential income paths for your online career and areas that you might want to improve on. In the next section "Diversify", keep your strengths and weaknesses in mind as you read on. Try to imagine the variety of income paths that are suited for you.
Next section: Diversify