Mary Kay Seminar and Cults

Written by The Scribbler Every time I review a Mary Kay training document covering the do’s, don’ts, and you-darned-well-better’s of Seminar, I have to go draw a hot bath and pop two 800mg ibuprofen.  Most of the Seminar guidance put forth by Mary Kay’s leaders reads like Bible prose:  “Yea, …

Mary Kay Seminar Attendance

I love keeping track of the attendance at Mary Kay’s annual seminar in Dallas. We’re relying on the honesty of MK Inc. (big stretch, I know) in reporting the numbers. It’s interesting to see the numbers fluctuate over the years. Seminar ain’t what it used to be! No word on …

To Go To Seminar or To Stay Home

The Mary Kay sales directors and national sales directors will twist your arm to attend all the events…. Prior to joining Mary Kay, you’re told about all the money you’ll make, and how you’ll be able to stay home with your family. Then you start working, and it’s not happening. …

Mary Kay Seminar Attendance Challenge

I always complain about how Mary Kay rewards ordering over selling… paying commissions and giving prizes based on wholesale orders by consultants. They don’t give a darn if anyone ever sells those products, so long as MK has their money in hand. Now they’re rewarding Seminar attendance. Attendance! Doing nothing …