Are you ready to fire your boss and become a full-time Networker? If so, read on. If you've already canned the clown, this information will virtually guarantee your freedom for life. The secret lies in the real estate between your ears.

The most important presentations you will ever make will be the ones to yourself. "Mental toughness" is the ability to communicate with yourself - especially when you're under pressure.

Whether you're telephone prospecting, conducting an opportunity meeting, or doing a one-on-one, your willingness to be your own best friend might very well make or break you in this business. Every great performer I've ever coached either developed mental toughness or failed. It's that critical.