Multilevel marketing has become practically a buzzword for everyone that is looking for some method to make money from home. Even you must be feeling that this work-from-home opportunity is a very lucrative one to be in. The success stories of the various network marketing leaders are surely very inspirational. But before you start counting your un-hatched chickens, there is some thinking for you to do. You need to think whether MLM is really for you.
In order to prepare yourself, you can ask yourself a few questions. The following is a small questionnaire that can help you decide whether you are ready for MLM or not.
(Score yourself 5 points for every option A, 10 points for every option B and 15 points for every option C that you mark. Be honest!)
1. How much do you enjoy communicating with people?
A. I am an introvert actually.
B. I speak only when there is some purpose to be achieved.
C. I enjoy being with people and talking away. That's my life!
2. Are you a good explainer of things?
A. Not if you threaten me with a gun at my head.
B. I can explain things only if there is someone with me to help me out.
C. Give me anything ñ anything ñ and I will make others understand what it is all about.
3. How open are you to innovative methods and try to use them in your life?
A. Not much, I like my life uncomplicated.
B. If it is good for me, I will use it.
C. I like anything that's new, will try it at least once!
4. Success means to you?
A. Being filthy rich.
B. Being highly popular.
C. Being filthy rich and highly popular.
5. Can you guide people as a leader?
A. No, I like to follow instructions rather than give them.
B. I can do it, but only with people I am comfortable with.
C. Of course! I was born to be the President!
Now calculate your total score and look at the results below.
Score 25 ñ 35: If you want to start an MLM business, you need to give it some serious thought. Maybe you will have to work on your personality before you plan anything here.
Score 35 ñ 45: You need the right push. Work on your personality and convince yourself thoroughly you need to be in network marketing.
Score 45 ñ 55: With a good leader, you can do it. You have some of the qualities needed, enough to get you started. But you will need to learn and improve yourself if you want to subsist here.
Score 55 ñ 65: The going is quite in your favor. Choose a great MLM business option and you will surely be a winner.
Score 65 ñ 75: You will be an excellent MLM leader. You have the stuff that takes these people to their multimillions. Channelize your energies in the right direction and do good research on how the system works. You are going to be at the top of the heap very soon.