Spend 5 minutes surfing this blog. Guaranteed, you’ll find at least one entry in which I’m screaming about the economy, or kicking someone in the teeth for dangling a job in front of me and then running like hell the other way with it. I might be a little tiny bit desperate at times. And then I get one of these emails–and suddenly, all I am is a little bit snickering.
Let’s be honest, James, most people say they are not satisfied with their job, and yet they drag their butts out of beds every single morning and go to work. Most people say they want a seconds paycheck, but very few actually do something to get one. Most people say they are underpaid, but still they continue to settle for the same pathetic paycheck year after year. Most people will tell you they want a better life for themselves and their families, but how many of them are willing to take the steps necessary to accomplish that?
If you are not like most people and are truly interested in making a real change for yourself and the ones you love, then you have to read this message like it’s last thing you will ever read in your life, because in as little as 15 minutes you may have a second paycheck mailed to you.
Every time someone sends one of these, an angel loses her wings. Which might also help to explain a few folks I know but that’s another entry. Still, gotta admire their persistance–this is the second email they’ve sent me. Now, then. About that second paycheck…