Published: 04 June 2015 in Resources
Here at OBTAINER we like to keep our eye on what passes for ‘good opportunities’ on the market and recently we caught this ‘Top 25 Home Based Business Opportunities” list. We went through the list we found and had some comments to make about how these supposedly ‘good home based businesses’ compare to some of the best MLM and direct selling opportunities we know of. Do you agree with our evaluations?
Published: 07 May 2015 in Resources
Most MLM companies know how important social media is and many of them provide distributors with tools of various effectiveness for generating social media. The only problem, for business-builders, is that those tools aren’t really ‘yours’. It just makes good business-sense to own and control your own content so it’s a good idea to be aware of and use the free tools available from some of the well-known social media platforms…. like Twitter.
Published: 07 May 2015 in Resources
In times past the most optimistic hope was that MLM could carve out a mere segment of ‘the market’. But what if MLM was ‘the only market’? Don’t laugh. Times are changing. Walgreens has announced plans to close 200 stores in the US. As one might assume, it’s a cost cutting measure but clearly it was a tough decision to make and the question we, in our industry, need to ask is...could this be a sign of things to come?
Published: 02 April 2015 in Industry Inside
You might have thought about and then disregarded the idea of joining networking groups to try to grow your home-based business. But, if you have…. think again because the situation isn’t the same any more. MLM opportunities are better than ever nowadays and the attitude toward opportunities is more positive too.
Published: 29 March 2015 in Industry Inside
MLM is unique from the traditional business model in some ways but there are similarities too. One of those similarities is how both models do a successful product or campaign launches. In fact, even down to how the newest distributor in an MLM opportunity gets started, many of the principles are the same. Here’s a checklist for anybody in MLM to use to help eliminate costly mistakes in launching products or campaigns.
Published: 10 February 2015 in Industry Inside
Every aspiring entrepreneur, when picking a business, wants to pick the most advantageous niche or business model. Certain factors make onlines businesses, including the MLM online business model, a wise choice.
Published: 08 February 2015 in Industry Inside
‘Networking’ ranks right up there with ‘time management’ and ‘goal-setting’ as an always hot topic for success-minded people however there are different competencies of networking. ‘Power Networking’ is by far the most powerful form of networking, most truly successful people are good at it, and it’s by far worth the little bit of extra effort it requires.
Published: 05 February 2015 in Industry Inside
Is there really a benefit, reason, or power in having a strong purpose in life? If you believe that life is a gift, then maybe it’s true that, as a gift, you can do with your life what you want. But although it can be argued that one is not obligated to have a ‘why’, it also can be more strongly argued that having a purpose has clear benefits.
Published: 29 January 2015 in Industry Inside
If you’ve never heard of Eugene Isayev don’t feel like ‘The Lone Ranger’ because few people outside of Russia know who he is either. However, you can probably expect to hear more about him in the future because he’s one of Russia’s newest, fastest rising and most fascinating MLM entrepreneurs. He presently runs one of the outstanding new rising sales teams in one of Russia’s new MLM companies and not has accomplished a lot so far but still has even bigger dreams for the future.
Published: 20 January 2015 in Industry Inside
Every leader has strengths and weakness in their power of influence over others and the way they use those powers. Super powers can be good but they also bring the responsibility to be wary of their weaknesses. Here are five Super Powers and their weakness. What’s your mix of these powers and how adroitly and fairly do you wield them.