Another work at home option

by Katrina O. Indiana Water Filters

To become an independent distributor with a company is to sell the company?s products or services independently, without becoming a company employee. Many at-home businesses are independent distributorships. At-home independent distributors, for a percentage of the product price, distribute the company product. Becoming an at home independent distributor takes commitment, discipline, and several hours of work per day. 



Get some basic tools of investigation and start your search for the perfect distributor to start a home based business. Find some paper and a pen to take notes. Get in front of your computer with your phone in hand for calling potential partners.



Compile a list of potential companies and products. Look for testimonials, compensation plan, and any cost involved. Search rip off and scam reporting web sites for negative feedback about the company. Be sure to include the Better Businesses Bureau in sites to search for company feedback. Locate other distributors and contact them for a personal review. You will want to know how long they have been with the company, how the company handles questions from distributors, if they have a mandatory auto ship, and any other questions that you may need answers. There are no stupid questions. If you do not know the answer, ask.



Visit the chosen company?s website. Look for the requirements for becoming an independent distributor. Gather required information such as a resume, references, tax identification number or Social Security Number. Find out if there are any fees involved to become an independent distributor and what the fees are for. For example, some companies require an independent distributor to purchase a kit of products for demonstration, or charge a nominal fee for company record keeping.



Locate the contact information for managers that are available to assist new distributors. Contact a manager for clarification of any terms or conditions that are not understood. Inquire about the compensation plan and any bonuses the company offers independent distributors.



Now that the research is done and the company is chosen, visit the company website. Look for an enrollment application. Fill out the enrollment application and submit it online or print and mail or fax the application. Make sure all information and required fees are included with the enrollment application. There will be a waiting period of several days to a couple weeks to verify the application.



Once approved, all of the company information will be available. Most companies offer an online office for their at-home independent distributors. This may include down-loadable fliers, business cards, company information and even selling scripts or fact sheets to assist their independent distributors.

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About Katrina O. Professional     Indiana Water Filters

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Mohann Krish Advanced   
I like this article. Thanks for the details.
Nov 7th 2010 01:20   
Katrina O. Professional   Indiana Water Filters
You are very welcome!
Nov 7th 2010 15:31   
Paula van Dun Magnate II   Retired
Nice Page Katrina but apart from the water drop picture is does no tell that it is about water filter systems.
Nov 19th 2010 11:17   
Philippe Moisan Magnate II   Tutorial videos, sci-fi writer
Actually, I like the strategy Katrina uses. It gives good tips about home based businesses, and if we want to know more, we click her links and discover she not only talks the talk, she walks the walk. It's fair, IMHO. I like the blog so much I tweeted and FBed it. To top it is a no brainer. :)
Nov 19th 2010 11:30   
Katrina O. Professional   Indiana Water Filters
Thanks so much for the great comments! Multi Pure is one of the best filters and distributor programs. Laura Newton is a great sponsor. It is a no brainer, it meets all the requirements of a great distributorship!
Nov 19th 2010 11:52   
Philippe Moisan Magnate II   Tutorial videos, sci-fi writer
Since Laura is your sponsor, and I intend to join soon, when I can afford the product, I will join under you, and use the exact blog you've written here, the three of us will make money with my downline. Is it ok with you and Laura ?
Nov 19th 2010 11:54   
Christopher Shaddock Senior   Wellness Enthusiast/Entrepreneur
This is great information. Thank you for sharing!
Nov 19th 2010 13:45   
Katrina O. Professional   Indiana Water Filters
I am sure that would be great! Thanks Philippe!
Nov 19th 2010 13:57   
Laura Newton Committed  The Water Filter Lady
I dont mind if you join up under Kat Phillipe. I want to help her build her network as well. And of course we both will do what we can for you to build a thiving Multi-Pure business. And Listen, Phillipe. You DO NOT have to buy a system to become a distributor. It is a flat $10 fee to join. Contact Kat for more info. Hope this helps.
Nov 19th 2010 14:03   
Katrina O. Professional   Indiana Water Filters
Yes Phillipe! Contact me, we can get you going quickly!
Nov 19th 2010 14:05   
Laura Newton Committed  The Water Filter Lady
Congratulations to Philippe. Glad to have you on our team. Let Kat or I know if you need any help with anything. Your distributor Manual and ID card is on the way. Take the time to read it. Everything you need is in that handbook and it will be your bible for the next year or so! Wishing you much success Philippe!
Nov 23rd 2010 06:00   
Vladimir V. Senior   revenue&profits
This looks good. Thanks for sharing.
Nov 23rd 2010 07:34   
Sean North Professional   Business
A very cleverly and well crafted post Katrina, I like the idea and excecution, it made me click the links :)
Nov 23rd 2010 07:40   
Philippe Moisan Magnate II   Tutorial videos, sci-fi writer
Uh oh, now that I'm in your downline, Katrina, I better start promoting this thing, or I will lose signups to you :)

Sean, please, I'm begging you, please sign up under me. Please please please. :) Kidding. Half kidding. :)
Nov 23rd 2010 07:45   
Laura Newton Committed  The Water Filter Lady
LOL Philippe! Unfortuantely Multi-Pure is only available in the US, Canada & Puerto Rico. So Sean cannot be recruited. Sorry! ;) Otherwise, I would have already snatched him! LOL
Nov 23rd 2010 07:49   
Sean North Professional   Business
@ Philippe sorry mate but as Laura says the opportunity isn't available in th UK, however if I was looking for a opportunity, it would have been in my top 3, good business model, longevity, ongoing repeat business, and its numbers pass my test
Nov 23rd 2010 08:03   
Glen Handugan Junior  
wow that was very cool site... how be to be come one of there distributor..? tnx
Nov 23rd 2010 08:51   
Soeko tri Harsongko Junior  
it never hurts to try this program, because it offers many facilities to get money, I recommend to you immediately join and feel the changes in your income
Nov 23rd 2010 09:36   
Becky Ragsdale Advanced   One24 Taking The Internet By Storm
I like this and so right .I am not a person who can sale online though.
Nov 23rd 2010 10:03   
Philippe Moisan Magnate II   Tutorial videos, sci-fi writer
That's a strange comment, Becky. ApSense is not a social site like FaceBook, we are here to market stuff, i.e. "sell".
Nov 23rd 2010 10:07   
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