Make Money Reviewing Products
Just look around and you will notice that more people today are making money reviewing products and services. Many of these people are making money in their spare time while others have turned this into their full-time job.
Most people do not realize that these people are making money by turning their hobbies into a 9-5 income, after work hours. You must get good at seeing opportunities that are in front of you and those that are not.
How are these people doing this?
They are buying products, trying them out, telling their friends about them and then selling the same products or services to their social networks. This is called social selling and it talked about future in the book, Contact Capital.
Did you know you can do the same thing?
It might not seem easy but anything worth doing in the long run, will take time and will take the effort.
In this article, I will review 5 ideas you can turn into your own start up business. You can start to earn money today.
I warn you, this is not a get rich quick scheme but you can if you put some work and effort into it you can enjoy the fruits of your labor.
You can checkout this previous article and learn how to make more money.
5 Ways You Can Make Money
There are plenty of companies on and offline who are looking for people to test products and give their honest options. They will use this information to make their product or service better based on how you answer their market research questions.
They will also take your ideas and find new and improved ways to market to their target audience.
If you participate in market research you can be expect compensation for your time. It usually does not take a long time and you can get paid between $20-100, for your options.
Now even if you are not a consultant you can get paid for your opinions.
In the past, I have reviewed beer, packaging, the taste of a yogurt and a new candy that was being launched in the market.
Working with market research companies is a good way to learn how companies market products to the public.
This is also a great way to learn how you can start your own marketing company if that is of interest to you.
Review Music or Movies
Do you enjoy listening to music or watching movies?
I’m sure you do. We all enjoy music and movies in our spare time.
Have you ever considered the idea of watching movies and listening to known and unknown music?
Why not give it a try? You can Watch or listen to the movie or music, then you can go online and podcast, blog, YouTube, Twitter and Facebook your thought on the album or movie to thousands of people.
Take some time and build your social media presence. Find ways to build a following and look for ways to monetize your opinions. Here are some pros and cons of social media to consider.
Do you enjoy cooking or eating out? Do you look for hip and trend spots to eat?
Like the music and movie blog, you can go to different restaurants eat the food and then write a professional review on your blog, talk about it on your podcast or do a view review on YouTube.
Considering how popular Instagram and Pinterest have become, for photos and videos, are you beginning to see business opportunities?
You will need to build a following and then look for ways to monetize your reviews. You many need to partner up with different restaurants as this can give you more leverage as you grow your business.
After you become good at what you do, you can even write a book, travel guide or have a popular website to tell people about best places to eat or not to eat.
Have you heard of network marketing? It is not that fly by the night thing your parents were involved in back in the 70’s. Network marketing has changed and is allowing the people involved to take control of their financial situation.
Have you ever tried network marking? What were your thought?
I was in a network marketing group in my early 20’s. I have the opportunity to listen to many great speakers and learn from them.
Do you have your own business?
If you do you are a part of the many entrepreneurs who are finding success today.
Like in your brick and motor business, in network marketing you need to give out products and showcase what they can do for people.
Giving out samples falls in your marketing budget. You can ask people their options. You can get testimonies and then use those to sell the same products their peers and social circle.
Turn Hobbies into A Business
Do you have any hobbies? Maybe you play the guitar or you enjoy fixing old cars and restoring them.
If you do not have a hobby, what new hobbies could you start?
Have you been told you are good at something and you should start a business?
A hobbit can be a great starting point if you are looking for way to make more money.
You could be skillful at photography or doing make-up? You could review cameras or any number of the products put out by the make-up industry.
My wife, Lien Kaura, loves Kombucha so much, she started to teach others how they could make Kombucha at home for the fraction of the cost.
She looked at what was available in the market and saw that there was something missing.
What you like to do and build your life around?
When you can turn your spare time into a full-time opportunity to make money review product. You must take a leap of faith and start your own business.
Are you starting to see that you can make money reviewing products or services if you just put a little bit of time into developing the ideas above?
There are many ways to make money and/or start a business. These are just 5 ways you can motorize what we are doing into a full-time business.
I know when you do what fulfils you in life, you will not think of it as work.
Do you have an idea you could turn to a business? Let me know if I have been able to spark some new ideas for you. I would love to read about it in the comments section below.
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Maveen has built his career in Banking, Insurance, Home and Automobile Sales. Providing exceptional customer service is his passion. Writing is a way to share his knowledge and help change the lives of million of people. Like the Facebook Page to support him.