MLM, Network Marketing, Direct Selling Educational Videos

Conversations with Jeff Babener, Interviewed by Robin Seymour NEW!

What is Multilevel Marketing?
What is the History of Network Marketing?
A Conversation on the Viability and Stability of the MLM Industry
Is MLM in a Growth Phase?
Know the Signs: Pyramid or Legal MLM Company
Where Do You Go? Reporting an Illegal Pyramid Scheme
MLM Compensation Plans: Maxtrix, Stair Step, Unilevel, and More
Cross-Sponsoring - Distributors Who Join More Than One MLM Company
Three Network Marketing Myths
Will MLM Opportunities Saturate the Market?
Startup Costs for Distributorships and MLM Companies
Who Owns the Distributorship in the Event of Divorce?
Why Do Most Companies Only Allow One Distributorship Per Family?
What is Stacking?
Do You Sales Experience to Be Successful?
What are High Ticket Items?
Taxes and Network Marketing
What to Expect Working in Network Marketing

MLM Company Ownership – A 10-Video Series NEW!

Today's key trends in MLM legal and business environment
What should today's MLM business owner look for in a legal advisor?
How important are collaborative partnerships in MLM?
What is the difference between a legal and an illegal MLM company?
You have to kiss a lot of frogs to marry a prince
Getting the most out of the MLM Startup Conference
What are the key trends in technology support today?
What should a MLM company look for in a technology provider?
The importance of having professional partnerships that support your MLM company
The importance of international MLM software technology

Q&A with Expert Network Marketing Attorney Jeff Babener

What’s the Difference between MLM, Network Marketing, Party Plan and Direct Sales?
What Is a “Pay to Play?”
How Much Does It Cost to Start a MLM Company?
How Do I Raise Capital to Start My MLM Business?
What Is the Benefit of Recruiting Experienced Distributors?
What about Gifting Clubs?
Why Do I Need an Experienced Network Marketing Attorney?
What Do I Do with Distributors Who Go Passive (for MLM Executives)?
What Do I Do with Distributors Who Go Passive (for MLM Distributors)?
What Key Factors Determine the Growth of Network Marketing Companies?
Do You Have Some Tips for Generating Network Marketing Leads?
Do You Have Some Tips to Become a Successful Network Marketing Distributor?
Are There MLM Companies That Have Achieved Success on a Low Budget?
Since You Are a MLM Attorney, Why Would You Host the MLM Startup Conference for the Executives of Startup and
Existing Companies?
If I’m a New Distributor Then Should I Focus My Selling In Areas Where Other Distributors Are Successful Or Should I
Focus On Untouched Territory?
I Own a MLM Company. How Can I Determine Cost of Goods? In Other Words, How Do I Price My Products for Retail,
Distributor and Direct-To-Consumer Sales?
Do I Need To Worry about Merchant Account Processing? Should I Have Just One Merchant Account?
If a Sales Kit or Startup Fee Is Several Hundred Dollars, Then Is This Considered “Frontloading”?
How Do I Create a Compensation Plan That Guarantees That I Am Legal?
I’m Starting a MLM Company. I Am Going to Have Distributors Earn Income by Referring Others, Is This Legal?
What Should I Look for When Hiring a Vice President of Marketing?
What Is the Typical Price of an at-Cost Starter Kit in the Industry?
Can I (as a MLM Executive) Pass the Costs of Website Development, Marketing Materials, Etc. Down to Distributors?
How Do I Find Top Distributors?
In an Absolute Nutshell, What Are the Two Main Causes of a MLM Company Failing?
As a Distributor, Can I Use Display Booths to Sell My Company’s Products? Is There a Limit on the Time I Can Spend
Selling at a Booth?
In Regards to Event Sales, Such as Fairs, Kiosks, Vending Machines, Etc., Am I Authorized to Sell My Company’s
Products at Such Events?
Why Do MLM Companies Require Distributors to Use Replicated Websites Rather Than Distributor-Created Websites?
What about Raising Capital to Start Your Network Marketing Company?
How Many People Would I Need in My Organization to Make Over $10,000?
Are Network Marketing Companies Mostly Moving to All-Digital/All-Online Starter Kits? Can It be Done in a Way That
Ensures a High Perceived Value?
What Regulatory Changes Are Affecting Network Marketing Companies?
What Should I Look for in a Company When Choosing Back Office Software?
How Important Are Celebrity Endorsements? Do They Help Marketing or Is It a Double-Edged Sword?
How Often Should Companies Renew Their Policies and Procedures to Make Them Relevant in Today’s Marketplace?
Do You Want to Attract MLM Professionals or MLM Junkies into Your Direct Selling Company?
How Have Raiding Rules Evolved in Direct Selling Contracts and Policies and Procedures?
What Are the Most Important Things to Remember When You Host a Distributor Recognition Event?
Do Incentives Increase Sales? How Worthwhile Are Consultant Incentives?
What Do Startup Companies Think about Long Term Professional Relationships?
What Is the U.S. and International Trend in Recognizing the Validity of Personal Use by Distributors in Pyramid Cases?
What Is the Difference Between Sponsoring and Recruiting?
How Many Levels Deep Is It Legal to Go?
Can You Explain What It Means When Network Marketers Say “Opportunity?"
What Are Unauthorized Earnings Claims?
What Are Unauthorized Medical Claims?
What Is the Importance of the Burnlounge Appeals Decision for Direct Selling?
What Are the Best Ways to Find Leads/Prospects?
What Compensation Plans Do Distributors Generally Prefer?
Briefly Explain the Origin and Operation of the Famous 70% Rule?
What Is the Purpose of the “Cancellation” Language on Retail Customer Purchase Forms?
What Are Some Network Marketing Myths?
What Is Coding and How Does It Work?
Is There a Message to the Direct Selling Industry on Next Steps after the Burnlounge Case on Personal Use?
Are There MLM Company Programs That Help Personal and Professional Growth Within the Company?
What Does a MLM Company Have to Do in Order to Join the DSA?
What Is Significant about a Network Marketing Company Being a Member of the DSA?
What Products Sell Best through Network Marketing?
Should MLM Companies be Concerned about Market Saturation?
Who/What Is Generally Responsible for the Failure of the Majority of MLM Companies?
What (or Who) are Short Sellers?
How Do I Market a Product, Service or Idea to an Existing MLM Company without Them Stealing My Idea?

An Inside Look Into a Real MLM Trial - Video Excerpts of the Travelmax Trial - A 16 Part Miniseries

Executive Interview Forum Questions and Answers (Q&A)

Executive Interview by the DSWA - "Legal Hotspots for Direct Selling Companies" with Jeff Babener

Attorney Jeff Babener, Discusses Various Topics in a MLM Compliance Training Session

Earnings Claims and Consumer Protection Laws

Interviews with Expert MLM Attorney, Jeffrey Babener

Short Course on Network Marketing: Q&A with Jeffrey Babener on Pyramid Schemes
The Difference between MLM Earnings Calculators and Earnings Claims
From a Legal Perspective: The Difference between a Pyramid Scheme and Legitimate MLM
Compliance Guidelines for Direct Selling Companies and Network Marketers
Factors That Make a MLM Company Successful
A View of the Direct Selling Industry: Past, Present and Future
Why Choose the MLM Model for Your Business? - A CEO Interview

MLM Startup Conference in Las Vegas Videos

MLMlegal Releases New Film on the MLM Startup Conference - Produced by
The MLM Startup Conference in Las Vegas

MLM Distributor Education Videos

Jeffrey Babener: Company and Distributor Training on the MLM Industry
Understanding the Basics in Order to Succeed In Direct Selling
Recruiting Advice from an Industry Expert
How to Tell if a Company is a Pyramid or a Legitimate MLM

Starting a MLM Company - A Video Primer

Profile of a Leading MLM Law Firm - Babener & Associates
In Order to Achieve Success in MLM, One Must Have Passion, Patience, Persistence
Raise Capital in Order to Recruit Key Distributors
Creating Clear Agreements between Company Owners
Role of Compensation Plan in a Successful Direct Selling Company
MLM Startup Conference - A Must for Executives of Startup and Existing MLM Companies
Choosing the Right Product for Your MLM Company
You Must Possess or Buy MLM Experience
Choosing the Right MLM Software and Technology for Your Direct Selling Business
The Legal Issues of Starting and Running a MLM Company
MLM Startup Tips, Educational Resources, Answers to Network Marketing Questions
Learn What is Needed to Recruit Top-Selling Distributors
How Important is Your Company Name? Learn about Trademarking Your Company Name

All About MLM, Direct Selling and Network Marketing

An Introduction to Direct Selling and the Basics of MLM
The Major Players - Successful MLM Companies
The Legal Issues of Starting and Running a Direct Selling Company
Success Stories in the MLM, Direct Selling, Network Marketing Industry
Technology's Impact on the Direct Selling Industry: The History of Technology
Not all Direct Selling Companies are Pyramid Schemes
Debunking Direct Selling Industry Myths
The Internet's Effect on Direct Selling and the Future of MLM

About the MLM, Direct Selling, Network Marketing, Party Plan Industry - Q&A

Is the Compensation Plan the Driving Force for Success?
What are the Top Two Reasons Why MLM Companies Fail?
How Important is Recruiting to a MLM Company Success?
What is the Importance of Merchant Account/Payment Solutions Processing?
Who are the First Key Hires for a MLM Company?
Do We Start Local or Launch Nationally Immediately?
What is the Driving Force of Success for a MLM Company?
Why Do Distributors Join MLM Companies?
Why Do Distributors Stay with MLM Companies?
Has Corporate America Discovered MLM?
What is MLM History with the Government?
Should a MLM Company Launch Internationally Immediately?
Is the MLM Industry "For Real" in the Business World?
What is the Role of Experienced MLM Legal Counsel?
Is a MLM Lawyer a Typical Lawyer?
What is the Relationship between MLM and the FDA?
What is the Relationship between MLM and the FTC?
What is the Direction of State Regulation of MLM?
What are the Central Tax Issues for MLM?
Is it Proper to Pay Commissions on Sales Tools and Training?
Do Different Compensation Plans and Products Receive Different Legal Regulation?
How Does a Business Lawyer Become a MLM Lawyer?
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