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Get out of the car and into the money by starting and improving your lifestyle business. Multimillionaire guy next door, Tom Antion, has never had a job. He'll be doing in-depth training sessions on passive income, online businesses, entrepreneurship, and home based businesses, intermixed with interviews with successful business people who work at home.

Screw The Commute Podcast Tom Antion, multimillionaire lifestyle business and work from home expert

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 126 Ratings

Get out of the car and into the money by starting and improving your lifestyle business. Multimillionaire guy next door, Tom Antion, has never had a job. He'll be doing in-depth training sessions on passive income, online businesses, entrepreneurship, and home based businesses, intermixed with interviews with successful business people who work at home.

    Organized sites get higher rankings: Tom talks Blog Posts and Site Structure

    Organized sites get higher rankings: Tom talks Blog Posts and Site Structure

    Let's talk about blog postings and just a little bit about your site structure. I know everyone wants to be found high in Google rankings and get all kinds of free traffic and get rich and buy an island in the Bahamas. Okay. Well, I really applaud your lofty goals, but there are a couple of big obstacles you face. One, is that your web designers are pushing you into cool, continuous pages that scroll forever with different sections on the page and the things that you want to convey. And two, you're probably ignoring and doing a poor job of even the basic SEO. That's search engine optimization things you must do to even have a chance of buying your island in the Bahamas.
    Screw The Commute Podcast Show Notes Episode 599
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/

    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Higher Education Webinar – https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    See Tom's Stuff – https://linktr.ee/antionandassociates
    00:23 Tom's introduction to Blog Posts and Site Structure
    01:57 Watch out for obstacles from your web designers
    03:52 Every posting should have a unique page address
    06:31 Don't go fancy and make it difficult to get traffic
    Entrepreneurial Resources Mentioned in This Podcast Higher Education Webinar - https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    Screw The Commute - https://screwthecommute.com/

    Screw The Commute Podcast App - https://screwthecommute.com/app/
    College Ripoff Quiz - https://imtcva.org/quiz
    Know a young person for our Youth Episode Series? Send an email to Tom! - orders@antion.com
    Have a Roku box? Find Tom's Public Speaking Channel there! - https://channelstore.roku.com/details/267358/the-public-speaking-channel
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/
    Internet Marketing Retreat and Joint Venture Program - https://greatinternetmarketingtraining.com/
    KickStartCart - http://www.kickstartcart.com/

    Copywriting901 - https://copywriting901.com/

    Disabilities Page - https://imtcva.org/disabilities/
    Email Tom: Tom@ScrewTheCommute.com
    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Related Episodes BackLinks - https://screwthecommute.com/466/
    Basic SEO - https://screwthecommute.com/469/
    YouTube Hacks - https://screwthecommute.com/596/
    Online Scams - https://screwthecommute.com/598/
    More Entrepreneurial Resources for Home Based Business, Lifestyle Business, Passive Income, Professional Speaking and Online Business I discovered a great new headline / subject line / subheading generator that will actually analyze which headlines and subject lines are best for your market. I negotiated a deal with the developer of this revolutionary and inexpensive software. Oh, and it's good on Mac and PC. Go here: http://jvz1.com/c/41743/183906
    The Wordpress Ecourse. Learn how to Make World Class Websites for $20 or less. https://screwthecommute.com/wordpressecourse/


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    • 7 min
    Don't be a victim: Tom talks Online Scams

    Don't be a victim: Tom talks Online Scams

    Today, I'm going to talk about online scams, including several brand new scams that haven't really been seen before that much. Now, if you think I'm too smart to be scammed, I don't need to listen to this episode. Well, there was a famous scammer that once said, If you think you're too smart to be scammed, I want to meet you.
    Screw The Commute Podcast Show Notes Episode 598
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/

    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Higher Education Webinar – https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    See Tom's Stuff – https://linktr.ee/antionandassociates
    00:23 Tom's introduction to Online Scams
    02:08 Online backlink scam
    04:53 Pencil pushing government slugs
    08:20 "Fact checking" places
    09:38 Scammers using real government programs
    11:00 Beware of Zelle payment processing from your bank
    13:07 "Cloud access" job scams
    14:50 Disaster scams and fake charities
    16:30 High wind roof scams
    17:21 "Fake" money, lottery scams and free roofs
    22:50 Receiving a death sentence from a scam
    24:38 "Meet the scammers" documentary
    25:25 Using different passwords online
    27:48 2FA (Two Factor Authentication) and portable security drives
    Entrepreneurial Resources Mentioned in This Podcast Higher Education Webinar - https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    Screw The Commute - https://screwthecommute.com/

    Screw The Commute Podcast App - https://screwthecommute.com/app/
    College Ripoff Quiz - https://imtcva.org/quiz
    Know a young person for our Youth Episode Series? Send an email to Tom! - orders@antion.com
    Have a Roku box? Find Tom's Public Speaking Channel there! - https://channelstore.roku.com/details/267358/the-public-speaking-channel
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/
    Internet Marketing Retreat and Joint Venture Program - https://greatinternetmarketingtraining.com/
    KickStartCart - http://www.kickstartcart.com/

    Copywriting901 - https://copywriting901.com/

    Disabilities Page - https://imtcva.org/disabilities/
    AI generated faces - https://thenextweb.com/news/scammers-used-ai-generated-faces-to-pose-as-a-boston-law-firm
    Random Face Generator - https://this-person-does-not-exist.com/en
    Which Face is Real - https://www.whichfaceisreal.com/
    Seminar scam article - https://www.antion.com/top20seminarscams.htm
    Calling B******t - https://www.callingbullshit.org/
    Co-founder of Snopes in plagiarism scandal - https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/deansterlingjones/snopes-cofounder-plagiarism-mikkelson
    NY Times article on Snopes - https://www.nytimes.com/2021/08/13/business/media/snopes-plagiarism-David-Mikkelson.html
    Forbes article on Snopes - https://www.forbes.com/sites/kalevleetaru/2016/12/22/the-daily-mail-snopes-story-and-fact-checking-the-fact-checkers/
    Daily Mail article on Snopes - https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4730092/Snopes-brink-founder-accused-fraud-lying.html
    Have I Been Pwned - https://haveibeenpwned.com/
    Email Tom: Tom@ScrewTheCommute.com
    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Related Episodes Online Customer Service - https://screwthecommute.com/597/
    More Entrepreneurial Resources for Home Based Business, Lifestyle Business, Passive Income, Professional Speaking and Online Business I discovered a great new headline / subject line / subheading generator that will actually analyze which headlines and subject lines are best for your market. I negotiated a deal with the developer of this revolutionary and inexpensive software. Oh, and it's good on Mac and PC. Go here: http://jvz1.com/c/41743/183906
    The Wordpress Ecourse. Learn how to Make World Class Websites for $20 or less. https://screwthecommute.com/wordpressecourse/


    Join our Private Facebook Group! One week trial for only a buck and then $37 a month, or save a ton with one payment of $297 for a year. Click the image to see all the details and sign up or go to https://www.greatinternetmarketing.com/screwt

    • 32 min
    Make it easy for your customers: Tom talks Online Customer Service

    Make it easy for your customers: Tom talks Online Customer Service

    In today's episode, I tell you how to get customer satisfaction online and what to use. There are so many tech solutions to the "customer service" problem, so don't keep it a problem. Use what I tell you and you'll reap the rewards.
    Screw The Commute Podcast Show Notes Episode 597
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/

    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Higher Education Webinar – https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    See Tom's Stuff – https://linktr.ee/antionandassociates
    01:09 Tom's introduction to Online Customer Service
    02:46 Give the customers many ways to get their problem resolved
    04:59 Customer self-service must actually work
    07:59 Make it easy to interact and be empathetic
    10:49 Figure out what you can do to make it right
    Entrepreneurial Resources Mentioned in This Podcast Higher Education Webinar - https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    Screw The Commute - https://screwthecommute.com/

    Screw The Commute Podcast App - https://screwthecommute.com/app/
    College Ripoff Quiz - https://imtcva.org/quiz
    Know a young person for our Youth Episode Series? Send an email to Tom! - orders@antion.com
    Have a Roku box? Find Tom's Public Speaking Channel there! - https://channelstore.roku.com/details/267358/the-public-speaking-channel
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/
    Internet Marketing Retreat and Joint Venture Program - https://greatinternetmarketingtraining.com/
    KickStartCart - http://www.kickstartcart.com/

    Copywriting901 - https://copywriting901.com/

    Disabilities Page - https://imtcva.org/disabilities/
    Email Tom: Tom@ScrewTheCommute.com
    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Related Episodes YouTube Hacks - https://screwthecommute.com/596/
    More Entrepreneurial Resources for Home Based Business, Lifestyle Business, Passive Income, Professional Speaking and Online Business I discovered a great new headline / subject line / subheading generator that will actually analyze which headlines and subject lines are best for your market. I negotiated a deal with the developer of this revolutionary and inexpensive software. Oh, and it's good on Mac and PC. Go here: http://jvz1.com/c/41743/183906
    The Wordpress Ecourse. Learn how to Make World Class Websites for $20 or less. https://screwthecommute.com/wordpressecourse/


    Join our Private Facebook Group! One week trial for only a buck and then $37 a month, or save a ton with one payment of $297 for a year. Click the image to see all the details and sign up or go to https://www.greatinternetmarketing.com/screwthecommute/
    After you sign up, check your email for instructions on getting in the group.

    • 14 min
    Hidden secrets for your videos: Tom talks YouTube Hacks

    Hidden secrets for your videos: Tom talks YouTube Hacks

    Use these YouTube hacks to be more efficient and fast on those video viewings. Also, there's a bunch of little tricks and tips you can use to make your own videos better to view for your users, and I go through a lot of these in this episode.
    Screw The Commute Podcast Show Notes Episode 596
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/

    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Higher Education Webinar – https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    See Tom's Stuff – https://linktr.ee/antionandassociates
    00:23 Tom's introduction to YouTube Hacks
    02:05 Skipping to different parts of the video and changing speeds
    04:28 Keyboard shortcuts for YouTube
    10:03 Making a GIF out of a piece of your video
    11:48 Branding your channel
    14:07 Setting Closed Captions on your video
    15:40 Getting more subscribers
    17:03 Blurring faces and logos
    18:19 Pinning comments
    20:42 YouTube Premier
    22:36 Generating a transcript
    24:41 Automatic subscribe prompt
    Entrepreneurial Resources Mentioned in This Podcast Higher Education Webinar - https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    Screw The Commute - https://screwthecommute.com/

    Screw The Commute Podcast App - https://screwthecommute.com/app/
    College Ripoff Quiz - https://imtcva.org/quiz
    Know a young person for our Youth Episode Series? Send an email to Tom! - orders@antion.com
    Have a Roku box? Find Tom's Public Speaking Channel there! - https://channelstore.roku.com/details/267358/the-public-speaking-channel
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/
    Internet Marketing Retreat and Joint Venture Program - https://greatinternetmarketingtraining.com/
    KickStartCart - http://www.kickstartcart.com/

    Copywriting901 - https://copywriting901.com/

    Disabilities Page - https://imtcva.org/disabilities/
    Find your channel ID or Custom URL. From your channel page, you’ll find it here:
    https://www.youtube.com/user/[ChannelID]
    Paste your ID here: www.youtube.com/user/[ChannelID]?sub_confirmation=1.
    Use this link for your subscribe call-to-action.
    Additional YouTube Hacks - https://blog.hootsuite.com/youtube-hacks/
    Email Tom: Tom@ScrewTheCommute.com
    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Related Episodes Phone Tips - https://screwthecommute.com/595/
    More Entrepreneurial Resources for Home Based Business, Lifestyle Business, Passive Income, Professional Speaking and Online Business I discovered a great new headline / subject line / subheading generator that will actually analyze which headlines and subject lines are best for your market. I negotiated a deal with the developer of this revolutionary and inexpensive software. Oh, and it's good on Mac and PC. Go here: http://jvz1.com/c/41743/183906
    The Wordpress Ecourse. Learn how to Make World Class Websites for $20 or less. https://screwthecommute.com/wordpressecourse/


    Join our Private Facebook Group! One week trial for only a buck and then $37 a month, or save a ton with one payment of $297 for a year. Click the image to see all the details and sign up or go to https://www.greatinternetmarketing.com/screwthecommute/
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    • 29 min
    More ways to get fast: Tom talks Phone Tips

    More ways to get fast: Tom talks Phone Tips

    In this episode, I give you more phone tips to make you more productive! If you don't waste time doing things your devices should be doing, then you'll make more money. Period. Listen and learn!
    Screw The Commute Podcast Show Notes Episode 595
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/

    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Higher Education Webinar – https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    See Tom's Stuff – https://linktr.ee/antionandassociates
    00:23 Tom's introduction to Phone Tips
    02:07 Making your phone vibrate and finding it if lost
    06:04 Working with Siri on text messages
    08:02 Incognito or Private mode for your browser
    08:38 Answer an incoming call with a text message
    Entrepreneurial Resources Mentioned in This Podcast Higher Education Webinar - https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    Screw The Commute - https://screwthecommute.com/

    Screw The Commute Podcast App - https://screwthecommute.com/app/
    College Ripoff Quiz - https://imtcva.org/quiz
    Know a young person for our Youth Episode Series? Send an email to Tom! - orders@antion.com
    Have a Roku box? Find Tom's Public Speaking Channel there! - https://channelstore.roku.com/details/267358/the-public-speaking-channel
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/
    Internet Marketing Retreat and Joint Venture Program - https://greatinternetmarketingtraining.com/
    KickStartCart - http://www.kickstartcart.com/

    Copywriting901 - https://copywriting901.com/

    Disabilities Page - https://imtcva.org/disabilities/
    Master Your iPhone Tips - https://www.iphonelife.com/dailytips/index.php
    Email Tom: Tom@ScrewTheCommute.com
    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Related Episodes Short Keys - https://screwthecommute.com/594/
    More Entrepreneurial Resources for Home Based Business, Lifestyle Business, Passive Income, Professional Speaking and Online Business I discovered a great new headline / subject line / subheading generator that will actually analyze which headlines and subject lines are best for your market. I negotiated a deal with the developer of this revolutionary and inexpensive software. Oh, and it's good on Mac and PC. Go here: http://jvz1.com/c/41743/183906
    The Wordpress Ecourse. Learn how to Make World Class Websites for $20 or less. https://screwthecommute.com/wordpressecourse/


    Join our Private Facebook Group! One week trial for only a buck and then $37 a month, or save a ton with one payment of $297 for a year. Click the image to see all the details and sign up or go to https://www.greatinternetmarketing.com/screwthecommute/
    After you sign up, check your email for instructions on getting in the group.

    • 10 min
    Be lightning fast on the keyboard: Tom talks Short Keys

    Be lightning fast on the keyboard: Tom talks Short Keys

    Today, we talk about another productivity tip that I use every single day. ShortKeys will make you far more productive and make you more money.
    Screw The Commute Podcast Show Notes Episode 594
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/

    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Higher Education Webinar – https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    See Tom's Stuff – https://linktr.ee/antionandassociates
    02:13 Tom's introduction to ShortKeys
    06:07 Saving over 7 million keystrokes
    08:28 ShortKeys (PC) & Keyboard Maestro (Mac)
    Entrepreneurial Resources Mentioned in This Podcast Higher Education Webinar - https://screwthecommute.com/webinars
    Screw The Commute - https://screwthecommute.com/

    Screw The Commute Podcast App - https://screwthecommute.com/app/
    College Ripoff Quiz - https://imtcva.org/quiz
    Know a young person for our Youth Episode Series? Send an email to Tom! - orders@antion.com
    Have a Roku box? Find Tom's Public Speaking Channel there! - https://channelstore.roku.com/details/267358/the-public-speaking-channel
    How To Automate Your Business - https://screwthecommute.com/automatefree/
    Internet Marketing Retreat and Joint Venture Program - https://greatinternetmarketingtraining.com/
    KickStartCart - http://www.kickstartcart.com/

    Copywriting901 - https://copywriting901.com/

    Disabilities Page - https://imtcva.org/disabilities/
    ShortKeys - https://www.shortkeys.com/
    Keyboard Maestro - https://www.keyboardmaestro.com/
    Email Tom: Tom@ScrewTheCommute.com
    Internet Marketing Training Center - https://imtcva.org/
    Related Episodes Just Say No - https://screwthecommute.com/593/
    More Entrepreneurial Resources for Home Based Business, Lifestyle Business, Passive Income, Professional Speaking and Online Business I discovered a great new headline / subject line / subheading generator that will actually analyze which headlines and subject lines are best for your market. I negotiated a deal with the developer of this revolutionary and inexpensive software. Oh, and it's good on Mac and PC. Go here: http://jvz1.com/c/41743/183906
    The Wordpress Ecourse. Learn how to Make World Class Websites for $20 or less. https://screwthecommute.com/wordpressecourse/


    Join our Private Facebook Group! One week trial for only a buck and then $37 a month, or save a ton with one payment of $297 for a year. Click the image to see all the details and sign up or go to https://www.greatinternetmarketing.com/screwthecommute/
    After you sign up, check your email for instructions on getting in the group.

    • 11 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
126 Ratings

126 Ratings

ST Rapps ,

Great Podcast!

I love how practical Tom is! Screw the Commute shares everyday advice for people in with background or current job. Great Podcast!

Steve Fredlund ,

Great host

I really enjoyed being a guest on the show. Tom does a wonderful job of leading the conversation keeping his audience in mind.

jasoncercone ,

Valuable Conversations!

Tom does an excellent job bringing experts with a ton of knowledge on to Screw the Commute. The conversations are fun, laid back, and full of value. I had a great time being a guest with Tom and look forward to exploring more of the episodes in the catalog. I highly recommend you subscribe to Screw the Commute and do the same!

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