The advertisement says it’s an easy home business, but is it really? After all, creating most successful network marketing businesses takes a great deal of work. So, ask yourself, ‘What makes this opportunity different?”
The most important thing for a newcomer to understand is that easy doesn’t necessarily mean there’s no work involved.
What it DOES mean:
- it’s easy to learn the business and have a reasonable possibility for success.
- It isn’t something that is going to happen overnight, or even in the next month or two.
- If you stay consistent in your efforts, you will increase the odds for success.
- It isn’t easy, in the respect that you can join a network, sit back, and do nothing; but in time, if you build the network correctly, it will earn money for you.
Based upon the things, you can be called upon to do in most other businesses, network marketing is rather easy. After all, you don’t have to worry about a building, office staff, inventory, or anything of that nature.
In fact, with some of the online network marketing opportunities, the upline or corporation handle the shipping of products for you. This leaves you free to work on the more important aspects of your business such as recruiting new members and working with those you have recently brought into the network.
How soon can you expect to see something for your efforts? That depends on you as an individual.
The more effort you extend into building your home business, the quicker it will happen for you.
Even in network marketing organizations where the downline is placed for you, there is still training and promotion that you must do in order to keep everyone focused and to bring more people into the network.
This type of business is definitely people-oriented. The more people in the network, the more successful the network is going to be.
On the other hand, it is a people oriented business. If you do not work well with people or are not comfortable with the idea of training and mentoring, this is probably not the type of business one would like.