I don’t think I ever had a January hustle before, but a new year, calls for new strategies! Here is how it all started.
One of the things I was desperately missing before I quit my job last year was the ability to sit down and read a good book. Even after I quit, I just wasn’t finding the opportunity to squeeze in a little book time here and there.
An awesome lady I met this year, Jasmine Watts, editor of Miss Millennia Magazine (along with all her talented sisters) wrote an article about how Audible.com made her more successful. I was intrigued by her story and decided to give it a go. Now, I have only had it for six weeks and I have to tell you, I have read/listened to six books in the last six weeks! Win for me! Or at least a very good start to making book time a priority.
They have a 30 day free trial, where you get two audio books free to see if it is something that works for you if you want to check it out.. (#ad) Audible Free Trial [Digital Membership].
There was one book that I ordered that was a dark but humorous look at someone dealing with some really tough issues. I have to admit…while the subject matter was interesting, the author of this book narrating it totally ruined it for me! I tried to look past it, but there was something about her voice. I couldn’t bring myself to listen to her anymore! Audible has an option to return an audio book you don’t like. “Didn’t like narrator” was actually a return reason! They credited my account immediately. I thought that was pretty great customer service. …