Move Over, Mary Kay

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Meet the New Guard of Direct Selling

The stuff of Tupperware parties and Amway salesmen sure isn't seductive. But sure as you can recognize the smell of Avon Skin-So-Soft, multi-level marketing—building a network of agents who sell, and get commission from both sales and signing on more agents—is a proven formula for exponential growth. Ask Warren Buffett, who counts Pampered Chef as one of his best-ever investments. Today, there's a new wave of savvy entrepreneurs bringing MLM back to the mainstream.