WORK AT HOME JOBS FOR MOMS
By Frank Pierre Font
S4DS Digital Strategy Designer
NEW GENERATION OF DIRECT SELLERS
As you may know, the direct selling industry has been focusing for many years in women of different ages who, due to their many different daily obligations and activities, have found in direct sells a convenient way to make some extra money or to earn the amount they need for a specific objective.
But in this new era where homes are becoming productive offices more and more, and keeping in mind the importance that being owner of your own time has become for the new generations, direct selling business has turned into a very available and adaptable option for women around the world who want not only no make some money in their free time, but also for those women and working moms who want to make a living out of an activity that allows them to manage their time the way they want, so they don’t have to respond to a strict working schedule, having the liberty to do many other things.
Many working moms all over the world are finding in direct selling an option for having this kind of life where routine is dynamic and they can feel free to manage their time and activities the way it fits best for them.
Let’s face it, no matter how cool or special your boss is, being your own boss is always better than having one. This is a fact that attracts the attention of working moms. This liberating sensation of not having that kind of pressure, which is another of the main points for the 21 century generations philosofy. Feeling owner of your time and empowered to take your own decisions is something that many people prefers over the advantages that a formal job offers sometimes.
DIRECT SELLING COMPANIES ARE FLEXIBLE NOWADAYS
Direct selling companies used to be very demanding about results in the past. They expected the sellers to accomplish the objectives they setted for them and were not very flexible about allowing sellers set their own goals and manage their actions the way they wanted. Those days have been over for a long time now… In the lasts decades, Direct Selling Companies have noticed the importance of flexibility and freedom in the direct selling business, so they have not only eliminated old pushy goals and politics for their sales forces but also implemented benefits programs, in order to motivate them to do their best.
FAMILY IS FIRST
Let’s be honest, for many of us our family is and always will be first. That in some cases means that we’ll have to make a decision and choose between a formal job, or a lifestyle that allow us to take care of our families. Most common reasons are that a new baby was born or that there’s someone at home who needs constant attention, but those are not the only ones. Even single women with no children at their care, for all the reasons already mentioned consider this option, so for people who has to take care of a family member it becomes a natural choice in many cases.
DIRECT SELLING AND TECHNOLOGY
Technology is one of the most important elements in making direct sells easier and versatile in the present. The implementation of direct selling softwares, combined with successful selling models like Party Plan and MLM, have made a significant difference in the business.
For example, S4DS Direct Selling Software, takes care of all the selling activities and processes, which makes life easier for both, selling forces and companies.
WORKING MOMS, FAMILY AND DIRECT SELLING
As we have seen, direct selling lifestyle today is not what we usually imagine when we hear that word. It’s a viable option for many people who want not only to make some extra money or be busy even if they don’t need the money, but for those who, for whatever reason, appreciate the advantages of being owners of their own time, not having a boss, being free to set their own goals and off course being able to take care of their homes and families.
DIRECT SELLING PRODUCTS OPTIONS AND ADVICES
Another positive fact in modern direct selling industry, is that there are many different kind of products to sell. You can choose the area that you feel more comfortable in such as clothes, articles, food, and more, in it’s different thematics. Our advice is that you choose something that you like or have some affinity to, especially if you have knowledge about the subject. There are several direct selling companies in many different areas. If you like sports then you could go that path, or maybe you have a fashion taste, so you can find a company catalog that you would feel attracted to. It’s all a matter of predilection where the most important fact is feeling comfortable.