Forbes Calls Multi-Level Marketing a “Pyramid Selling Scheme”

A 1997 article from Forbes magazine does an excellent job of explaining the pyramid that is multi-level marketing. And I don’t think anyone is going to accuse Forbes of being “bitter ex-MK consultants who coudn’t make it” or “anti-MLM zealots who can’t see the truth.” The article is about Excel …

Who’s Making a Living From Selling Mary Kay’s Products? No one here.

I love showing the numbers for Mary Kay product sales. What better way of proving that this company is a product-based pyramid scheme? Yes, I said it. Pyramid scheme. Almost no one is making a living from selling products. So what are they really selling? The “opportunity.” That’s right. Recruit …