Have you heard of the latest multi-marketing company…. Arbonne. Unfortunately, people hear that Arbonne is an MLM and immediately wonder if it is a pyramid or ponzi scheme or a scam. Additionally, potential customers will be skeptical because they believe your product is overpriced, you have exaggerated its effectiveness to justify the cost, and they strongly believe that your primary goal is to make a profit. Arbonne International LLC was founded in 1980 by Patter Monk. He is based in the United States, however his research is conducted in Switzerland. Arbonne distributes personal care products in 3 countries, the United States, Canada and Australia. Actually, Arbonne started by promoting skin care products and went on to sell personal care products and today has included dietary supplements.
Now that we’re in a recession, more and more people are looking for a legitimate home business opportunity and want the facts. Basically, Arbonne is similar to many of the other established national or international MLM companies.
As with most home-based businesses, there is an initial fee to become a distributor. After you become a distributor, anyone who signs up after you as an IBO will become part of your downline. Then, as with most traditional MLM companies, they encourage you to attract clients from their warm market. This means harassing family, friends, anyone within 3 feet of you, and anyone within hearing. In addition to, meetings and even parties to ram your product down their throats. All of which are highly ineffective ways of promoting yourself and the product. Today, more and more network marketers are learning how to market online using attraction marketing-Web 2.0. The concept is exactly the opposite… perspective haunts you.
However, Arbonne is a legitimate company and now has 1.3 million independent consultants in over 3 countries. Unfortunately, about 90% of Arbonnes distributors quit within the first 90 days. Now, you need to determine which marketing technique you are going to use: the old school methods or the new trend… Attraction Marketing. Unfortunately, your upline won’t introduce you to inbound marketing. If you are comfortable with the old school methods, then Arbonne is the company for you. However, unless you want to become a distributor and go against your upline and investigate inbound marketing, it is strongly recommended that you look for a business opportunity with a coach or coach and a strong compensation plan that has the potential to have your income by car. -pilot.
On the other hand, if you are looking for a business opportunity with a trainer or coach, a compensation plan is in place.