Global Entrepreneurship Survey 2015

Amway conducted its Global Entrepreneurship Survey for the sixth consecutive year and has published its results. This year the study was focused on the “reputation of entrepreneurship”. Originally Published at #WorldOfDirectSelling

Private Equity in Direct Selling

Investments that are directly made into a private company or that are used to buyout in order to delist a company from a stock exchange is “private equity”. It can be raised from individual investors, institutional investors or sometimes, from a group that act together. As a source of fund, private equity can be used […]

The PR Imperative Post-Vemma

This week’s guest post is from Bobbie Wasserman. Bobbie is the Managing Director of Wave2 Alliances Inc., a public relations and corporate reputation firm that builds and restructures corporate communications departments to better serve today’s communication platforms. Originally Published at #WorldOfDirectSelling

Direct Selling Association of the Philippines (DSAP) 20th Annual Industry Awards

DSAP recently conducted its 20th Annual Industry Awards. The event reinforces the legitimacy of the direct selling industry by honoring the industry rock stars by sharing their inspiring stories and highlighting their individual hard work and integrity. Each honoree contributes significantly to the growth of the industry in the Philippines. The 20th DSAP Industry Awards […]

Direct Selling Sweden

On November 7th, the Direct Selling Sweden celebrated its Annual Meeting and Gala Dinner at the Grand Hotel in Stockholm. During the event, the Swedish Direct Selling Association announced their new name – Direct Selling Sweden and unveiled their new logo. The gala event included the prestigious awards ceremony. Ten direct sellers were awarded the […]

China Direct Selling Symposium

WFDSA and the Direct Selling Research Center at Peking University co-hosted the symposium titled the “Direct Selling in the Era of the New Normal” which was held in Beijing, China on November 6, 2015. The event was attended by over 150 participants including government officials, academics, direct selling industry, DSAs from the Asia / Pacific […]

WFDSA CEO Council Meeting

On November 4 -5, 2015, the annual CEO Council meeting was held in Beijing, China in conjunction with the Direct Selling Symposium. The meeting focused on various issues, including the update on WFDSA key initiatives, company presentations on “Doing Business in China” and a presentation by Mr. Wuyang You, Deputy Head of Policy Research Center […]