Tim Ikels - Creator, Publisher, Marketer

Watch What They Do

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Forget the course hype. Instead: Watch what they (actually) do.

The online world is a damn circus of get-rich-quick schemes. Everyone’s an “expert” selling the next dropshipping, Amazon KDP, AI this, AI that, or whatever-else-gets-you-rich course. Sounds great, right?


Too many of these course creators are focused on selling the course, not the actual method. The pitch is all “easy money” and flashy testimonials, but their own success conveniently comes from selling you the dream.

Read that again:

They make their ‘real’ money by selling you a course or other info product on X.

X (the actual ‘method’ they teach) almost doesn’t matter. If there’s a bit of hype around X, that’s good enough (for many shady sellers).

Here’s how to cut through the BS:

The truth is, there’s no substitute for your own effort.

Courses can help, but they’re not magic.

Real success comes from:

Remember, building a business is hard. Anyone claiming otherwise is selling snake oil.

Stay skeptical, focus on actions (theirs and yours), and don’t be fooled by shiny promises.

Stay awesome,

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