One Giant Direct Sales Red Flag

There’s something that many people don’t pay attention to, and they truly should: MLM Income Disclosure Statements or what some call “earning statements.” These very simple, one-pagers disclose low, average, and high earnings based on each direct sales company’s representative rank categories. For example, you can find the difference in average earnings among entry level […]

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An Open Letter to Uplines + Big Cannoli Truth Bombs

Recently, the buzz has been that I have done MLMs in the past and that because of that, I base my trainings and seminars on what said company leaders profess. The short answer: No. But, that isn’t good enough, right? You asked (accused, rather), and I will answer and explain.

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How To Help Your Friends In Business: Stop Asking For Free Shit

  Nothing, nothing, nothing irks me more than when I overhear “Well you can just cut me a deal since we are friends, right?” or “Well you won’t charge Uncle Jim for that, will you? He is family, you know. He did clean the gutters for us that one time before you were even visible […]

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A Newbie’s Guide to Choosing The Perfect Direct Sales Company

So, you want to be in direct sales. Your sister-in-law, friend from high school, or a random person on Facebook sent you a message that she thinks you would be great at what she does. You read her message. You accept more information. You bite the bait that most of us bite: the chance to […]

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Honest Review: MONAT Hair Products

The other day, I updated my status asking for suggestions for a new leave-in conditioner. About a million female friends commented with, “MONAT!” Some were Market Partners; some where loyal customers – but one thing was clear: Monat has gained traction in the haircare industry. And let’s face it – I am blatantly obsessed with […]

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For The Love Of The Run

I planned to write a blog entry every week of the pregnancy, but…that now seems a little bit excessive. I’d prefer to write when I hit milestones, and I think I have officially hit a running milestone smack dab at the start of week 15 (yesterday) of the pregnancy: I love running again just like I […]

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Running For Two: Entry 2 // 9 WEEKS | Morning Sickness & Running

First off, let’s get something straight: It isn’t morning sickness for most of us. Nah. For many of us, it’s morning sickness in every time zone and it can last all day, by extremely random as far as time-of-day, and sometimes doesn’t even strike until later in the day. For the most part, my sickness […]

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Running For Two: Entry 1 // 8 Weeks | Where It All Began

I still can’t believe I am starting an entire series on running while pregnant. I’m really happy about it now, but as many of my followers know, this was not the plan. I enjoyed having my daughter and my stepson. It was very manageable and while they have their moments, they’re low maintenance. And then one […]

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I’m Getting Faster, And I Think This Is Why

Oh hi there! It’s been way too long with out a blog post, don’t you think? You may have noticed that while my blogging decreased, my speed increased. Many of my followers have been asking what the deal is with that, so I want to take some time to explain my not-so-secret secrets. Hint: NO […]

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