Through a series of strategic alliances, multilevel marketing is experiencing a rebirth
As anyone involved in network marketing and direct selling already knows, it’s not just about getting your product out there and building a successful business. You often have to overcome the stigma associated with the multilevel-marketing (MLM) industry. But because of a series of strategic alliances between big-brand companies and network marketers, the industry is currently poised to reach a new level of credibility
Piping-Hot Performance: How Papa John’s founder John Schnatter negotiated one of the steepest growth curves in franchising history
Recently, patrons of the Papa John1s pizza franchise in downtown Louisville got a big surprise. The man serving them their pies wasn’t just any old chef. It was John Schnatter himself, the highly visible CEO and founder of Papa John’s. Seems he’d dropped by to say hello to the store1s owner – his wife, Annette – and discovered
You’re headed for Europe on a vacation. Should you (a) get a good guidebook, (b) brush up on your romance languages, or (c) make a plan to meet people for your downline? Sure, vacations are supposed to be relaxing, but top distributors explore every avenue they can. Georganne Goldblum even got in touch with Henry Kissinger’s oƒce before her trip abroad, and she was hooked up with an ambassador. Unfortunately the ambassador wasn’t interested, but, as
Economic and political upheavals are creating previously unheard-of opportunities for the world’s citizens
For the first time in the history of the modern world, a majority of people have been released from their economic shackles. No longer are daily activities regulated by harsh and restrictive rules. More important, no longer is every penny of income under the auspices of some central bureaucratic authority. In short, we are experiencing a revolution of the individual. Governments around the
SINCE getting a job “doing nails” on the back of her certificate II in nail technology, Elizabeth Dikranian says her job opportunities in the beauty industry have snowballed. Today, she heads her own small nail technician business from home, is a qualified trainer and works in administration with a beauty product supplier.
“I think I’ve really gone from one end of the spectrum to the other,” she says, with plans for a little job working from
Committing to an accounting software package is a major decision that will have a direct effect on your company’s bottom line. Here’s your chance to take a good look at the leading programs before you make the leap
You need to get your hands on the information fast, because when you can obtain an accurate picture of your company’s financial position – the dollars and cents that constitute its ever-changing bottom line – you can make
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I walked into the elevator prepared for the strange silence that descends when people enter that enclosed box. But suddenly one of my fellow passengers began speaking to his colleague – loudly. “It was the first time we were exhibiting at the conference, and I really wanted to make a huge splash,” he seemed to boast. “I rented out a massive hall at the host hotel, ordered
Websites are part of a new era
Written over 100 years ago, John Ruskin’s ‘Law of Business’ definitely applies to today with the design and development of Internet business systems such as websites and Intranets.
With websites costing anything from a few hundred dollars to a few million dollars, it is easy for potential customers to get confused when trying to compare various website systems and solutions from different suppliers.
These days a business website needs