Passion to Profit
Everyone has a passion. Everyone has a talent. People think to themselves, “I can't be an entrepreneur because I don't have a business.” Well, what is your passion? What do you like to do? It’s as simple as if you like knitting or one-of-a-kind scarves. Any passion you have can be turned into a profitable business. It's just a matter of putting yourself out there and getting people to buy what you are passionate about.
Do you like being a hype man? You know there are people out there who pay for hype man services. There are even people out there who love helping people get a date, so they provide wingman/women services and they get paid for doing so!
You can see that there are all kinds of passions out there! With these two easy steps, you will see how you too can turn your passion into profit.
Find a Need for Your Passion.
The first step in turning your passion into profit is finding a problem to solve. When you solve someone else’s problem, you improve their life through your service. Don’t over complicate this though. Problems come in all forms and sizes - even in what you are passionate about. If you love to sing, find where there is a need for your singing services. If you love to quilt, find where there is a need for your quilting services. If you love to walk dogs, find where there is a need for dog walking services.
Tend The Need.
Begin with a plan. Put together a package and decide how you want to show yourself as a business owner. Set up a website, get a business card, and create your pitch. Decide how you are going to get yourself to stand out - what value are you going to give.
Turning passion into profit is simple, but you must remember not to do it for the sake of making money. It's easy to get caught up just for the money. When you get caught up doing it just for the sake of money, your passion becomes a dread and the dream becomes a nightmare. You don't want that to happen. Profit will follow as long as you do it for passion and service to others. There is a saying that says, “If you love to do a certain thing so much and you're good at it, people will pay you for it.” So, if you're having a hard time finding money, look to your passion and turn it into a profit!
Yoichi J. Kato
Yoichi Kato is an author, speaker, serial entrepreneur, and a Navy veteran. He is a master business networker & connector who is always connecting people. He is also an amazing Chef who provides private chef services all over San Diego. Yoichi loves to help others and see them thrive.