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Digital Black Swan

The Digital Black Swan is how the current economic collapse will likely unfold. I don’t claim to know what the pin will be that will finally pop the global debt bubble. I also don’t claim to know when this global debt bubble will finally burst. I do however have much experience with multiple economic collapses and black swan

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It’s easier to retire in 4 years than 40 years

Most people can’t achieve financial freedom even after 40 years. Dan Baker has retired three times before age 44.  He shows you how to retire in 4 years.  What he shows you can change your entire concept of achieving real financial freedom.  Nobody agrees with him, because nobody has done what he has done. Dare to watch this

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Fire – Fire – Fire – Fire – Ready – Aim

Fire – Fire – Fire – Fire – Fire Ready – Aim – Fire is how most approach life. Well, almost everybody. Dan Baker takes a slightly different approach to life. Dan’s slight twist on Ready – Aim – Fire is more like this. Fire – Fire – Fire – Fire – Fire – Fire – Fire –

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Stupidest person in the world

Meet the stupidest person in the world. That would be me, Dan Baker. I’ve done more stupid stuff in my life than anyone else. Retired at 19, and then blew it all by 25. Retired again at 38, then guess what? Blew it all again… on a cute blond this time though. You don’t know what stupid is

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Photographers are Eunuchs

Photographers are like Eunuchs. Eunuchs are castrated harem watchers.  Being a Eunuch might sound like a great career, but trust me, it’s not all that it’s cracked up to be.  Spending all day hanging out with all the harem girls.  But all you can do is watch… because you have been castrated!  Dan Baker spent forty years behind

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What if a steakhouse niched down?

If a steakhouse “niched down”, what would it look like. With it seeming like everybody, and every business, seeking to niche down these days, Dan Baker explores this question, what would a steakhouse look like if it really niched down? From Dan’s slightly different perspective, or make that really different perspective, you’ll never think about niching down the

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Want a piece of the action?

Do you want a piece of the action? If you had a chance to get paid a flat amount, or a piece of the action, which would you choose?  That would depend on whether you believed or not, on if the business you are working for would grow and make a lot of money, wouldn’t it?  But what

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Failure is the best teacher

You never really learn anything when you succeed. Failure is the best teacher.  When you get something right, you never really know if you were actually for the success, or if you just happened to be in the right place at the right time was responsible.  Or something else.  Was your success a fluke?  Or something else that

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Super-Niche | A career who’s time has come!

It’s time for the Super-Niche How many times have you watched an ad and couldn’t figure out what’s being sold.  Or saw an ad so stupid that nobody would want to buy whatever is being sold?  Much of advertising today is total crap.  Huge amounts of money being spent by business for ads that are basically worthless.  Dan

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It’s better than a job! It’s better than a business! It’s the best photography opportunity for 2021.

Before you look for that dream job. Before you start a business.  See the best opportunity for 2021, the Super-Niche See how Dan Baker retired at 38 from his photography business.  Whether you’re a photographer, a video producer, you design websites, build YouTube Channels, do social media, or are an SEO expert, you’re looking for a great career,

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How to motivate yourself naturally | Without any Gurus

Everybody is trying to motivate themselves Nobody works at their true potential level.  It seems like everybody is seeking a way to motivate themselves.  I’ve been there.  I’ve read every motivational book I could find.  I’ve been to countless motivational seminars, and weekends.  I’ve tried everything possible to motivate myself, trying to accomplish everything that I knew that

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When everybody else is niching down | Don’t!

Everybody is talking about niching down It seems like everybody is talking about niching down these days, so it must be the best thing to do.  But what if the thing that everybody is claiming to be the truth, actually isn’t.  If you want to stand out from the crowd you have to be different.  If everybody is

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How I retired before 40 | The Super-Niche

I’m Dan Baker, and I will teach you how I was able to be so successful in both the photography and video businesses that I retired before 40, with what I call the Super-Niche.  I was able to earn enough with my cameras to be able to retire at 38, and then spent several years traveling the world,

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Spend absolutely ZERO dollars on marketing

See the Super-Niche in action.  Watch a new real business being built from the ground up, without spending a single dollar on marketing.  With nothing but a GoPro and laptop see three businesses grow, and thrive.  Using the techniques of the Super-Niche watch day-by-day as FulltronAviation.com builds their website, creates content, and spreads their message on social media.

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Why most photographers & videographers don’t make much money

The Super-Niche teaches you how to stand out from the masses and create your very own personal New World Order, and earn large day-rates.  Here’s  how I learned how to stand out as a photographer & videographer, get all the big clients and earn large day-rates. I’m Dan Baker, and I teach you how I was able to

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After the SHTF – How will you earn a living?

Super-Niche teaches you how to create your very own New World Order so that after the SHTF  you will thrive, no matter what the future brings? I’m Dan Baker, and I teach you how I was able to be so successful in both the photography and video businesses, with what I call the Super-Niche. I was able to

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How much can you lower your cost of living?

How much can you lower your cost of living?  Learn how to think like the Super-Niche and create your very own personal New World Order. How much money does it cost you to live? Sounds like a simple question doesn’t it? Ask somebody who makes $2,000/month and they will tell you that it takes $2,100/month to live, and

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Career skills to thrive in the new normal

What are the best career skills to have so you will thrive in the new normal?  The Super-Niche is about the ultimate skills to thrive in the future, no matter what the future holds. Nobody can really say what the “new normal” will end up being exactly, but everybody knows it’s coming, and the world we used to

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What is money?

What is Money?  The Super-Niche teaches you.  Money is that piece of paper with green ink and pictures of dead presidents faces, that we trade for stuff we want to buy. With money, we can get food to eat, pay for a place to live, buy a car and have nice clothes to wear. This is about as

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The one secret to building financial freedom

The Super-Niche teaches you the one secret to financial freedom.  Why some people are broke their entire lives, and some of us become financially free, boils down to one very simple fact. Some of us spend all of our money on things that go down in value, and the some of us spend as much of our money

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The #1 biggest expense in your life is not a house

The biggest financial delusion of all is the conception that buying a house is the biggest expense that the average person ever has. Totally wrong! The Super-Niche teaches you that biggest expense is not the cost of the house itself, but the interest you pay over the life of the mortgage. The interest costs you much more than

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Wealthy people don’t listen to these people

Super-Niche teaches you that wealthy people don’t listen to these people.  So who do you listen to? When you learn to create your very own personal New World Order, the thing to keep in mind when you are taking advice from anybody is this, if you do what they did, you will become what they are. The question

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Here’s why college is the biggest scam in history.

Here is an argument against going to college that nobody is willing to talk about, except the Super-Niche. After high-school, you have three choices, You can go to college You can join the military You can move away from home and get a job… … OR, there is a 4th Option … Create your very own personal New

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Either you work for money – or your money works for you.

Either you work for money… … or your money works for you.   Create your very own personal New World Order like the Super-Niche teaches you. Everybody has to eat, have somewhere to live and clothes to wear (unless of course you are a full-time nudist who lives in a tropical climate), and it takes money to pay

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