Leading the Way Your Team Members Want [Video]

By Mary McLoughlin. “I wish they would just do what I do, then they could have the success I have.” Boy did I say this way too often when I was a newer leader. I achieved success early on and definitely thought that if I could just share how I did it, everyone else could [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Coaching, Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Keys to Better Coaching

By Dana Phillips. In an earlier blog I gave you a working definition of positive accountability as it relates to your role as a direct selling leader.  Remember that when you coach someone on your team you want to create a safe place, stay positive, and proactive.  And remember to ask permission! So what are [...]

By | February 16th, 2017|Coaching, Direct Sales Leadership|0 Comments

Show the Love in Direct Sales

By Neil Phillips. Happy Valentine’s Day! I volunteered to write this article for today.  Little did I realize how hard it was going to be.  We like to provide fresh perspectives on our topics, and I never realized how hard that would be on the topic of love. When you started in direct sales, one [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Who Inspires You?

By Mary McLaughlin. Sitting in the audience at my very first National Conference I was in awe of the leaders up on the stage. They shared their stories, how they had begun with a small goal of a few hundred dollars and exploded their business into a full-time income quickly. I wanted what they had. [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|Direct Sales Leadership, Reviews and Callouts|0 Comments

What in the World is “Positive Accountability?”

By Dana Phillips. You have heard it. You might have said it. I want to make five contacts a day. I want to recruit one person a month. I want to follow up on all my leads. I want to get on the conference calls I want to earn the next incentive trip. If you [...]

By | February 7th, 2017|Coaching, Goals|0 Comments

3 Practical Tips to Get More From Social Media [Video]

By Dana Phillips. Is there anyone that thinks social media is a fad?  How about Facebook?  They are here to stay!  The numbers of users and the reach just continues to grow.  You want to get the very best out of your use of social media.  Here are three practical tips to help you smoothly [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Sales Technology|0 Comments

10 Ways to Get Your New Year Resolutions Back On Track

By Karen Orem. Just about all of us have done it, we set goals for the new year but when it comes down to making it happen, something always gets in the way, or we just give up.  We defeat ourselves because we’re just not as committed to our goals as we thought, and that [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|Direct Sales Leadership, Goals, Mindfulness|0 Comments

What To Do When Someone Wants to Quit [Video]

By Dana Phillips. One of the most difficult conversations you will have as a leader is with that team member who wants to leave.  It’s sparked by that dreaded text that says, “I’ve taken another job,” or that voicemail that says, “I'm going with another company.” You have healthy ways to have these conversations. [...]

By | January 24th, 2017|Direct Sales Leadership|0 Comments

Getting Rid of Limiting Beliefs

By Janet Daniels. When I joined direct selling, I love seeing the success and recognition that others had, and I wanted it, too. So, I’d set my goals with great anticipation and never made them. When my leader asked me, “What’s keeping you from reaching your goals?” I knew all the reasons and gave her [...]

By | January 19th, 2017|Goals, Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments