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Here's the Secret to Becoming a YouTube Millionaire

A lot of people think they know the secret to success on YouTube, but it all boils down to one thing.

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When I was young, I had dreams of being a big-time network TV host. I dove headfirst into broadcast, gathering a decade of experience as a video, social media, and brand strategist. But as time went by, I hadn't found my niche, so my career and my dreams weren't taking off as I'd imagined.

As I grew, I realized my dreams had changed. I wanted to create a life and brand for myself that supported my goals in a nontraditional way. I didn't become a network TV star, working for a boss and waking up at ungodly hours in the morning (I used to have to wake up at 2:55 a.m., and boy was that a wake-up call.) Instead, I was able to create a sustainable for myself, filming videos from my own home and coaching others on how to build the career of their dreams on their terms, all with the power of .

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