Features

Hitting Back At Fraud

fraudsters

Direct selling companies are coming up with creative ways to catch bad actors. As direct sellers, we’re intimately familiar with Amazon’s disruption of the retail market, otherwise known as the Amazon effect. We can’t deny that it’s driven millions of consumers online, giving both brick-and-mortar outlets and other e-commerce sites a serious run for their…

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Stop Chasing Technology

APIs

Want to cut costs, improve efficiency and increase profits? Develop a killer set of APIs. APIS, or application programming interfaces, were once the realm of technicaljargon prone software engineers. Today, however, there is a growing need for executives, sales analysts, HR specialists and others in all industries to understand the value of APIs. All these…

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Our Channel Must Evolve

smart technology

The way our channel responds to three specific market forces—competition from gigs, smart technology and hypersegmentation— will make the difference between our survival and extinction. Remember when customers learned about new products mostly from three television networks—or maybe from a magazine or mail-order catalog? Avon came calling, too, with lipstick samples and sometimes a presentation…

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HempWorx of MyDailyChoice: The Company Affiliates Built

How one woman’s health journey ignited a movement that drew $100 million worth of sales–and counting. MYDAILYCHOICE /HEMPWORX Founded: MyDailyChoice 2014 HempWorx 2017 Headquarters: Las Vegas, Nevada Top Executives: Josh Zwagil, Co-Founder/CEO, Jenna Zwagil, Co-Founder/CMO Products: Hemp-based Products, Cannabidiol Oil (CBD) Products, Oral Nutritional Sprays   Walking away from a rewarding residual income and an…

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The Best Places to Work in Direct Selling 2019 Honorees!

Congratulations to all of our 2018 Best Places to Work in Direct Selling Honorees! 4-Time Winners Nu Skin Team National Zurvita 3-Time Winners LifeVantage Xyngular Jeunesse Isagenix Plexus Worldwide First Time Winners Total Life Changes Noonday Collection Youngevity MONAT Each company above is profiled in this supplement, with employees and executives sharing why they believe…

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Pours a Glass of Transparency

Scout & Cellar

Founder Sarah Shadonix is uncorking the truth about what’s in our wine and toasting to a cleaner, better tasting bottle. SCOUT & CELLAR Founded: 2017 Headquarters: Farmers Branch, Texas Top Executive: Sarah Shadonix, Founder Products: Clean-Crafted Wine™   IN A MARKETPLACE DRIVEN BY THE MOST EDUCATED CONSUMERS IN HISTORY, transparency is everything. The food we eat, the personal…

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From Me To We

momentum

MOMENTUM. IT’S EVERY network marketing company’s dream. However, momentum doesn’t just happen. Just like you can’t run a marathon if you haven’t conditioned your body for a marathon, your company won’t be able to build and sustain momentum if it’s not in “momentum” shape. It’s easy to be distracted by what seem like easy paths to…

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Best Places To Work

Best Places To Work 2019

12 finalists made the cut this year. Here’s what they can teach us about winning organizations. What makes a company a great place to work? It’s about more than benefits packages, flex days and foosball tables, although those are all attractive perks. Great companies have a clear sense of direction and a vision their employees…

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Young Company Interview Series – Red Aspen

Red Aspen

If you look at the companies and industries that have been disrupted the most over the past five years, it has been from young companies who have forced bigger brands to not only take a look at their operations but start thinking more like beginners instead of experts. The same goes for the direct selling…

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Where East Meets West

Vasayo

Vasayo combines the best of Asian and American elements to lay the foundation for a global brand. YOU MAY NOT HAVE HEARD OF THE HEALTH AND WELLNESS COMPANY VASAYO, BUT YOU WILL LIKELY RECOGNIZE THE NAME OF ITS FOUNDER: DALLIN LARSEN. With a background in the direct selling industry that spans three decades, Dallin is…

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