Pros and Cons of Direct Sales, Part I

In this multi-part series, Persimoney examines direct sales – the pros and cons, opportunities, strengths and weaknesses of the direct sales model. You’re probably familiar with direct sales from the products you purchase and enjoy. Some familiar direct sales (MLM) brands include Avon, Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, Lula Roe, Lila Rose, and many others. Women often purchase direct sales business opportunities thanks to their implied … Continue reading Pros and Cons of Direct Sales, Part I

7 Tips for Effective Article Marketing

Article marketing (blogging) can be an effective traffic generator. If you run an online business, adding a keyword-rich blog to your website can bring people to your site. Blog with a purpose. Short, long, or in the middle, length doesn’t matter quite so much anymore as why you’re doing what you’re doing. Always keep in mind your readers and customers; what do they want to … Continue reading 7 Tips for Effective Article Marketing

10 Tips for Effective Social Networking

Social networking is a great tool to attract potential clients, interact with your audience, and develop contacts for freelance work. But are you using social networking to your best advantage? Most of us spend too much time on social networks. For example, the Pew Center indicates that 70% or more of all people use one or more social networking sites daily, with the most popular … Continue reading 10 Tips for Effective Social Networking