Here are the only 3 things you MUST do to become great at anything

by Derek Halpern
A friend told me, “Derek, I have to apologize.” I said, “Why?” “Well, I always thought things came easy for you. And I didn’t think you worked that hard.” I laughed… Nothing comes easy. And if it’s worth having, you’ll have to wade through a moat filled with alligators, garbage and feces to get it. I’ll explain… People often think I’m a “natural” at speaking and at “being on video.Read the full article

The Power of Nonverbal Website Intelligence

This was a conference session titled The Power of Nonverbal Website Intelligence from Affiliate Summit West 2011, which took place January 9-11, 2011 at Wynn Las Vegas. Speaker: - Derek Halpern, Chief Persuasion Officer, DIYthemes.com Session description: Your content is verbal communication, but did you know that your site communicates in nonverbal ways, too? Learn how to use these "under the radar" marketing tactics to increase subscribers and sales. Experience level: Intermediate Target audience: Affiliates/Publishers Niche/vertical: Persuasion Note: the companies and positions listed above were current as of the time of the conference. Some of this information may have changed since then. Get more information on Affiliate Summit at http://www.affiliatesummit.com


Not Getting Enough Sales and Leads?

This was a conference session titled Not Getting Enough Sales and Leads? from Affiliate Summit East 2011, which took place August 21-23, 2011 in New York City at the Hilton New York. Session speaker: - Derek Halpern, Founder, Social Triggers, Inc. Session description: During this session, you'll learn how to optimize your sites to convert traffic into sales and leads. You'll also learn the psychology behind why people buy and how you can take advantage of it. Experience level: Intermediate Target audience: Affiliates/Publishers Niche/vertical: Conversion Note: the companies and positions listed above were current as of the time of the conference. Some of this information may have changed since then. Affiliate Summit is the premier affiliate marketing conference. This three day conference included an exhibit hall with affiliate merchants, vendors, and networks, as well as multiple tracks of educational sessions covering the latest trends and information from affiliate marketing experts. Get more information on Affiliate Summit at http://www.affiliatesummit.com


So I got a $310 haircut. Here's what I learned about selling high-priced products.

One of the best ways to increase profit margins for your business is to charge more for your products and services. In this video, you'll learn how to create a luxury "experience" for your customers so you can feel confident charging them top dollar. After you've watched this video, let me know about a time you splurged on something like a $310 haircut by leaving a comment here: Also, if you want to watch more videos about persuasion, marketing, and business, subscribe to my YouTube channel right here: http://bit.ly/WqPFyy. And if you want to get even MORE great free content (just like this), make sure you sign up for the Social Triggers mailing list. That's where I share exclusive tips that I never reveal publicly or on YouTube. Sign up here: http://socialtriggers.com/newsletter