Figuring out your party style is tricky because so much of it is determined by the audience. However, I think it’s good to know your general style and adapt it from there. Do you prefer: 1- to share information 2-play games, games, and more games 3-pass products/answer questions In reality, we all are probably a… Continue reading What’s your sales party style?
I made lots of mistakes when I bought my first round of supplies. I went crazy on Etsy and bought up a storm! I got super cute stuff but I didn’t end up needing it all. Instead? Go to http://www.thirtyonetoday.com and buy supplies from their partner Vista print. Get a small batch of supplies so… Continue reading Starting out with business supplies
A lot of people are uncomfortable with the idea of selling something. You don’t want to ask people for things. You don’t want to hear “no”. I get it. I feel the same way. However, I love selling Thirty-One. And I love encouraging people to see beyond the sales part of it. 1- I love… Continue reading Is selling hard?
Working from home is great but has its challenges. In my case, I love selling Thirty-One so I do work instead of my chores, laundry etc! Seriously, the first two months I started my house was a disaster because I just wanted to do Thirty-One and nothing else!! I love the extra income Thirty-One gives me.… Continue reading Tips for working from home
In order to join Thirty-One you must choose a consultant to work under. When I joined, I found a local consultant, called her and signed under her. I didn’t know her at all! What does an upline do? The consultant you work under is called your “upline” (and you are their “downline”.) They are a… Continue reading How to join Thirty-One
It is easier to market your online store and for people to remember it when you have a catchy URL. The home office sets up your personal website. Mine is http://www.thirtyone.com/christinadowell. But it’s long and hard to remember if you don’t know me. So I went to domain.com and bought a URL: http://www.bagsandbins.com for $9.99/year. You… Continue reading Buy a URL for your Thirty-One business
Planning ahead will help so much as you begin your Thirty-One business. First? I would open up a bank account just for your Thirty-One business. It help so much to keep expenses separate. I also have a credit card that I only put business expenses on. Look around and get one with a 0% interest… Continue reading Setting up your business foundation