Marketing and Training

Network Marketing vs. Storefront Business-A Comparison

How much does it cost to set up a network marketing business vs. setting up a storefront business?  This though crossed my mind this past Saturday.  I took my foster daughter to a local outdoor mall that has brand stores as well as local boutique names. The boutiques unique items to sell and the prices are reasonable.   If you are thinking of  setting up a business but you look down on people that want to join a network marketing…

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What do Network Marketing Skills and Skiing Have in Common?

In a few weeks, I will be flying with my husband and our two foster kids to Las Vegas, NV.   We are then driving to Salt Lake City, UT.   We will be skiing for a few days. The two kids have never been on a plane or skiied so this will be an exciting and scary time for them. My husband is a seasoned skier and when we were engaged, he took me skiing in NC to see…

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What Two Things do you Find on a Great Lead Landing Page?

I spoke to a network marketer the other day and asked her if she had a website?   She told me that she had a company website where she had a distributor Id and would receive credit for products sold. She didn’t know anything about having her own website.  She just thought that somehow when she talked to people about the products, they would somehow magically be convinced of their value and buy from her. If you want people to…

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Three Things to Have on Your Personal Blog Page

You are trying to build your network marketing business online.   You heard in a training that it’s about You, Inc., not the company.   Because, what happens if you change companies?  Or, worse, what happens if the company you are promoting goes out of business? Well, this is why you need to have a personal blog page that is about promoting network marketing, health and wellness, skincare, oils or weightless. You started your personal blog page but it looks…

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What are the Keys to Building a Network Marketing Downline?

You have been in your network marketing business for less than six months,  you have been through your 100 names list and only two people joined. Everyone else told you “No.  Why Did You Get Involved with this scam?” In spite of these major disappointments, you still believe that you can be a success at this business if you could just figure out how to build and maintain a downline. But, you know that approaching people who previously had not…

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How to Create the Best Network Marketing Lead Page

So you have decided to write a blog.  You want to grow your network marketing business by doing it through social media.  You have heard that other people have been successful building their business this way. So, how then do you get people to your site?  And, once you do what is the best way for them to give you their contact information? Well, you need a good lead/landing page that persuades them to give you their contact information. So,…

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What I Learned From Growing a Small Business-Part 2

Since 2013, I have worked part time and now full time to assist my spouse with growing his business.   Effectively growing a small business is not an easy thing especially in this current economy.   We have been able to see continued growth by doing the following: 1) Be Willing to Spend Money on Things that Might not Work.  In one of the years of our business, we spent between $5K-$10K, on a postcard advertising campaign, that has not…

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What I Learned From Growing a Small Business-Part 1

This post will discuss what I learned from growing a small business.  In 2010, I was suddenly let go from a position as an Immigration Paralegal. I had worked with this law firm for more than five years.  I made good money. My husband requested that I come and help him with his business while continuing to look for a position in my field.  He was a sole proprietor of a swimming pool maintenance and repair business. In 2011, I…

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What are Four Things Required to Become a Better Network Marketer?

In any area of life,  if you want to grow, you need to be aware of your need to grow. Building a network marketing business is no different.  Top network marketers know that if you aren’t growing and building your organization, then you may just be shrinking. So, if you want to grow your network marketing business, then where do you start?  Well, there are four things that I learned in the book by Karl Albrecht,  “The Only Thing That…

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Rules to Follow When Posting About Your Network Marketing Business on Social Media

Every day when I look at my social media pages, there are advertisements for network marketing companies. The representative posting has been told by their company that people just need their product. So, posting these pictures will get people to buy these products that will change their life? Well, maybe the product is good and does what the research says.   But, if the prospect is not looking for that type of product then they will not click on the…

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