To be or not to be - in Network Marketing?

Network marketing can be a great way to start your own home-based business. You can start with just a small investment, and make it a long term business, so that you earn a residual income per month.

But this form of direct selling, which are a part of network marketing, is not for everyone. It does not require the major selling skills. But rather a strong personality. So find out if you are the right person or not. You can use an incredible amount of time to start your business, only to see that it does not go.

It has often been said that Network Marketing is an easy way to wealth. It is true that many people begin their Network Marketing business in their spare time, but there is often more to get the business running. It turns out that the residual income is not available neither the first few weeks or even months after it is started. So it's a good idea to have both time and money, when you are starting to get going.


The needed skills.

It's certainly not all are suitable for Network Marketing. You must be good to have contact with people and listen to them. You need to learn special skills and you need to be convincing. And everything you do is on your own time, so you must be organized, efficient and productive. 

Do you want security from the start, where the fixed salary goes into the account each month, then a permanent job is better.

But there is an entrepreneur in all of us - and this is the one you need in Network Marketing. 
There are risks you have to take. That is normal as an independent businessman. Like any in other businesses, you have to be enthusiastic and committed. You must also be willing to learn from your mistakes and failures. When you work for yourself, there will always be ups and downs, but with the right attitude, you can turn it into valuable lessons.

One of the key criteria for success in Network Marketing is finding suitable people to your network, ie. to find and talk to people. You must be outgoing and confident. Of course, today a big part of the business is online. And the social media provides a great opportunity to 'meet' new people in an easier way than before.

What's more important than your social skills is your understanding of people and the ability to listen. You need to be receptive to your prospects and partners. When you listen well, you understand their problems and, as a result, can provide the solutions they need. That's what Network Marketing is really about.

As mentioned, the city of Rome was not built in a day. You will not be a millionaire instantly. It takes patience and hard work. It takes time to learn a new system, and many new in Network Marketing can not wait. There is a high attrition rate in the first few months. If you really want to build your own business through Network Marketing, you must be open minded and learn the lessons.

I am available - feel free to contact me on +33 680 728 124 - or through Skype (reinhardwa). I speak English, German, French and Scandinavian.

Best regards

Reinhard Muller