PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT INDUSTRY
Napoleon Hill, Earl Nightingale, Tony Robbins, the famous book and movie The Secret and other forces have ignited the trend of the unstoppable change and growth of individuals both personally and professionally. More than ever before in human history, people require and are seeking information on how to change their lives, business, and finances. Since income is directly proportional to personal growth, this is certainly one of the most important investments you will make in your life.
The personal development industry is among the most important markets in the world, growing at an annual rate of 20% and currently worth around 15 billion euros. The seminar market alone is worth between 400 million and 500 million euros per year.
The greatest transfer of wealth ever seen is currently taking place. Look at how many people in this financial crisis, with no end in sight, have lost all their savings, how many families are struggling to survive, and how many people are at risk of losing their jobs. The rules of the financial game are changing and only those familiar with the new paradigm will be on the winning side of this process. People need to learn how to earn, safeguard, save, invest, and spend money, so a financial education is more important than ever.
By joining the BigU Academy, with the advice of money-smart people and utilization of a variety of products for financial independence, you can not only master this knowledge for yourself, but also become a money-smart ambassador of in a world that truly needs this information. While you're at it, among other things, you can grab a piece of the 40-billion-euro pie.
The latest discoveries in the field of brain research, neuroscience, positive psychology, and leadership skills are changing the way people perceive their lives. The "coaching" industry, based on these findings, is spreading a new paradigm with people learning once and for all how to think and work more effectively and how to effectively teach themselves and others.
The personal "coaching" industry itself is worth more than 1.15 billion euros annually and is growing at a rate of 17%. There are currently more than 30,000 personal coaches worldwide, with roughly 5,000 of them located in Europe.
WORK FROM HOME
At a time when more and more people are losing jobs and security, and with the risk of losing jobs increasing from day to day, work from home represents a new business model for the future. According to Forbes magazine, last year alone 79 million new entrepreneurs embarked on their entrepreneurial journey through work from home.
Even if you have a steady job, working from home can represent a welcome addition to your monthly income and with a little effort, can surpass your regular monthly pay or at least create an additional pillar of security.
PERSONAL SALES INDUSTRY AND NETWORK MARKETING
Currently, the entire network marketing industry is worth around 77 billion euros per year. Its value is estimated to double in the next 10 years since this is the fastest growing industry in the world. This represents an excellent business opportunity with unlimited market potential, as its unique business and compensation model rewards the actual abilities of the individual.
With the new paradigm--recommendation by word of mouth counts considerably more than any advertisement--network marketing is transforming from an ugly duckling into a swan. Even the world's largest corporations are aware of the indispensable importance of network marketing, and already include it in their marketing schemes.
The World Wide Web is still the most interesting and impressive of all mass media. Within a few short years, it has become an extremely important and powerful platform which has forever changed the way we do business and communicate. With a small initial investment, anyone can set up their own website and present their business or views to the world. At the end of 1995, the World Wide Web had 16 million users. Today this number has risen to 2.4 billion.
According to statistics, the future of e-learning is brighter than ever. E-learning is a revolution in the field of education and has entirely changed the way we obtain information and knowledge and skills. Thanks to modern educational technologies, tools, and techniques, e-learning is on the rise. The popularity of online learning is growing steadily for it provides a more effective learning experience and doesn't require us to travel or leave home to get it. More and more students and employees receive diplomas and acquire new knowledge and skills via the Web through e-learning.
In 2011, 26.3 billion euros were spent worldwide on independent e-learning. Today, the e-learning industry is already worth 56.2 billion euros, 2016 will be worth 107 million euros.