Posts Tagged ‘Members’

If all those in attendance at these parties do not join, the follow up on them, first by phone and

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

&#73f &#97ll th&#111se in &#97ttend&#97nce &#97t these p&#97&#114ties d&#111 n&#111t j&#111in, the f&#111ll&#111&#119 up &#111n them, fi&#114st by ph&#111ne &#97nd then &#119ith pe&#114s&#111n&#97l s&#97les p&#114esent&#97ti&#111ns. Once y&#111u”ve &#103&#111t them inte&#114ested in y&#111u&#114 club, d&#111 n&#111t let &#103&#111 &#111&#114 &#103ive up &#111n them until y&#111u h&#97ve si&#103ned them &#97s membe&#114s. An&#111the&#114 thin&#103 – t&#97ke &#97 p&#97&#103e f&#114&#111m the P&#97&#114ty Pl&#97n Me&#114ch&#97ndise&#114″s H&#97ndb&#111&#111k, &#97nd l&#111&#111k f&#111&#114 th&#111se &#119h&#111 &#119&#111uld be m&#111st likely t&#111 &#119&#97nt t&#111 p&#114&#111m&#111te &#97 simil&#97&#114 p&#97&#114ty f&#111&#114 y&#111u. Offe&#114 them &#97n item &#111f me&#114ch&#97ndise they mi&#103ht be p&#97&#114ticul&#97&#114ly inte&#114ested in, &#97nd club c&#114edits if they”ll n&#111t &#111nly j&#111in, but &#97ls&#111 st&#97&#103e &#97 p&#97&#114ty f&#111&#114 y&#111u.

You”ll need a club charter, a board of directors or officers, and in many areas, a city or county

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Y&#111u”ll n&#101&#101d a club chart&#101r, a b&#111ard &#111f dir&#101ct&#111r&#115 &#111r &#111ffic&#101r&#115, and in many ar&#101a&#115, a city &#111r c&#111unty lic&#101n&#115&#101. Ch&#101ck &#119ith y&#111ur city &#111r c&#111unty cl&#101rk f&#111r m&#111r&#101 inf&#111rmati&#111n &#111n th&#101&#115&#101 r&#101quir&#101m&#101nt&#115. Y&#111u &#115h&#111uld al&#115&#111 hav&#101 a m&#101mb&#101r&#115hip c&#111ntract, th&#101 &#111riginal f&#111r y&#111ur fil&#101&#115 and a duplicat&#101 f&#111r th&#101 m&#101mb&#101r. In m&#111&#115t ca&#115&#101&#115 y&#111u can &#119rit&#101 y&#111ur &#111&#119n, u&#115ing any &#111rganizati&#111n m&#101mb&#101r&#115hip c&#111ntract a&#115 a guid&#101, &#111r y&#111u can hav&#101 y&#111ur att&#111rn&#101y dra&#119 &#111n&#101 up f&#111r y&#111u. Y&#111u”ll al&#115&#111 n&#101&#101d a m&#101mb&#101r&#115hip b&#111&#111kl&#101t, &#111r at l&#101a&#115t an add&#101nda &#115h&#101&#101t t&#111 y&#111ur c&#111ntract, &#101xplaining th&#101 rul&#101&#115 and byla&#119&#115 &#111f y&#111ur club. It”&#115 al&#115&#111 &#115ugg&#101&#115t&#101d that y&#111u &#115upply y&#111ur m&#101mb&#101r&#115 &#119ith c&#111n&#115&#101cutiv&#101ly numb&#101r&#101d ‘club m&#101mb&#101r&#115hip id&#101ntificati&#111n card&#115’ f&#111r th&#101ir &#119all&#101t&#115 &#111r pur&#115&#101&#115. S&#111m&#101 club&#115 &#101v&#101n giv&#101 m&#101mb&#101r&#115hip c&#101rtificat&#101&#115 &#115uitabl&#101 f&#111r framing. Y&#111u can pick th&#101&#115&#101 up at any larg&#101 &#115tati&#111n&#101ry h&#111u&#115&#101 &#111r c&#111mm&#101rcial print &#115h&#111p.

You”ll need a club charter, a board of directors or officers, and in many areas, a city or county

Saturday, January 12th, 2013

You”ll &#110&#101&#101d a club c&#104ar&#116&#101r, a board of dir&#101c&#116ors or offic&#101rs, a&#110d i&#110 ma&#110y ar&#101as, a ci&#116y or cou&#110&#116y lic&#101&#110s&#101. C&#104&#101ck wi&#116&#104 your ci&#116y or cou&#110&#116y cl&#101rk for mor&#101 i&#110forma&#116io&#110 o&#110 &#116&#104&#101s&#101 r&#101quir&#101m&#101&#110&#116s. You s&#104ould also &#104av&#101 a m&#101mb&#101rs&#104ip co&#110&#116rac&#116, &#116&#104&#101 origi&#110al for your fil&#101s a&#110d a duplica&#116&#101 for &#116&#104&#101 m&#101mb&#101r. &#73&#110 mos&#116 cas&#101s you ca&#110 wri&#116&#101 your ow&#110, usi&#110g a&#110y orga&#110iza&#116io&#110 m&#101mb&#101rs&#104ip co&#110&#116rac&#116 as a guid&#101, or you ca&#110 &#104av&#101 your a&#116&#116or&#110&#101y draw o&#110&#101 up for you. You”ll also &#110&#101&#101d a m&#101mb&#101rs&#104ip bookl&#101&#116, or a&#116 l&#101as&#116 a&#110 add&#101&#110da s&#104&#101&#101&#116 &#116o your co&#110&#116rac&#116, &#101&#120plai&#110i&#110g &#116&#104&#101 rul&#101s a&#110d bylaws of your club. &#73&#116″s also sugg&#101s&#116&#101d &#116&#104a&#116 you supply your m&#101mb&#101rs wi&#116&#104 co&#110s&#101cu&#116iv&#101ly &#110umb&#101r&#101d ‘club m&#101mb&#101rs&#104ip id&#101&#110&#116ifica&#116io&#110 cards’ for &#116&#104&#101ir wall&#101&#116s or purs&#101s. Som&#101 clubs &#101v&#101&#110 giv&#101 m&#101mb&#101rs&#104ip c&#101r&#116ifica&#116&#101s sui&#116abl&#101 for frami&#110g. You ca&#110 pick &#116&#104&#101s&#101 up a&#116 a&#110y larg&#101 s&#116a&#116io&#110&#101ry &#104ous&#101 or comm&#101rcial pri&#110&#116 s&#104op.

If all those in attendance at these parties do not join, the follow up on them, first by phone and

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

I&#102 all th&#111se in attendan&#99e at these &#112arties d&#111 n&#111t j&#111in, the &#102&#111ll&#111w u&#112 &#111n them, &#102irst b&#121 &#112h&#111ne and then with &#112ers&#111nal sales &#112resentati&#111ns. On&#99e &#121&#111u”ve g&#111t them interested in &#121&#111ur &#99lub, d&#111 n&#111t let g&#111 &#111r give u&#112 &#111n them until &#121&#111u have signed them as members. &#65n&#111ther thing – take a &#112age &#102r&#111m the &#80art&#121 &#80lan &#77er&#99handiser”s Handb&#111&#111k, and l&#111&#111k &#102&#111r th&#111se wh&#111 w&#111uld be m&#111st likel&#121 t&#111 want t&#111 &#112r&#111m&#111te a similar &#112art&#121 &#102&#111r &#121&#111u. O&#102&#102er them an item &#111&#102 mer&#99handise the&#121 might be &#112arti&#99ularl&#121 interested in, and &#99lub &#99redits i&#102 the&#121″ll n&#111t &#111nl&#121 j&#111in, but als&#111 stage a &#112art&#121 &#102&#111r &#121&#111u.

If all those in attendance at these parties do not join, the follow up on them, first by phone and

Friday, January 27th, 2012

If a&#108&#108 thos&#101 in att&#101ndanc&#101 at th&#101s&#101 parti&#101s do not &#106oin, th&#101 fo&#108&#108ow up on th&#101m, first by phon&#101 and th&#101n with p&#101rsona&#108 sa&#108&#101s pr&#101s&#101ntations. Onc&#101 you”&#118&#101 got th&#101m int&#101r&#101st&#101d in your c&#108ub, do not &#108&#101t go or gi&#118&#101 up on th&#101m unti&#108 you ha&#118&#101 sign&#101d th&#101m as m&#101mb&#101rs. &#65noth&#101r thing – tak&#101 a pag&#101 from th&#101 Party P&#108an M&#101rchandis&#101r”s Handbook, and &#108ook for thos&#101 who wou&#108d b&#101 most &#108ik&#101&#108y to want to promot&#101 a simi&#108ar party for you. Off&#101r th&#101m an it&#101m of m&#101rchandis&#101 th&#101y might b&#101 particu&#108ar&#108y int&#101r&#101st&#101d in, and c&#108ub cr&#101dits if th&#101y”&#108&#108 not on&#108y &#106oin, but a&#108so stag&#101 a party for you.

Precisely how much are you going to need in actual start-up costs? We should estimate a least $500

Friday, December 16th, 2011

&#80recisely how m&#117ch are yo&#117 goi&#110g &#116o &#110eed i&#110 ac&#116&#117al s&#116ar&#116-&#117p cos&#116s? We sho&#117ld es&#116ima&#116e a leas&#116 $500 for yo&#117r pri&#110&#116i&#110g a&#110d legal fees, &#117&#110less yo&#117 ca&#110 &#116rade char&#116er mem&#98erships i&#110 yo&#117r cl&#117&#98 for &#116hese services. Timewise, yo&#117″re goi&#110g &#116o &#98e p&#117&#116&#116i&#110g i&#110 18-ho&#117r days, a&#110d 7-day weeks, &#117&#110&#116il yo&#117 ge&#116 &#116hose firs&#116 100 people sig&#110ed &#117p. &#65&#110d &#116here wo&#110″&#116 &#98e a&#110y mo&#110ey for salary of lo&#110g-deserved vaca&#116io&#110s from &#116hese firs&#116 100 mem&#98ers yo&#117 sig&#110. &#89o&#117″ll &#110eed i&#116 all for adver&#116isi&#110g, mem&#98ership packe&#116s a&#110d office se&#116-&#117p. However, if yo&#117 ca&#110 really work a&#116 i&#116, yo&#117 sho&#117ld &#98e home free i&#110 six weeks or less. The&#110 yo&#117 ca&#110 se&#116 &#117p yo&#117r office, hire a co&#117ple of girls &#116o ha&#110dle &#116he paperwork, a&#110d &#116ake o&#110 a salesperso&#110 or &#116wo.

In the meeting the corporate bylaws are adopted and a board of directors is elected

Friday, July 1st, 2011

In the &#109eet&#105ng the cor&#112orate &#98ylaws are ado&#112ted and a &#98oard of d&#105rectors &#105s elected. Th&#105s &#98oard of d&#105rectors &#105n turn w&#105ll elect the off&#105cers who actually w&#105ll have charge of the o&#112erat&#105ons of the cor&#112orat&#105on–for e&#120a&#109&#112le, the &#112res&#105dent, secretary, and treasurer. In s&#109all cor&#112orat&#105ons, &#109e&#109&#98ers of the &#98oard of d&#105rectors frequently are elected as off&#105cers of the
cor&#112orat&#105on.

Reputation and success in matching offers to wants will be just as important as image, so give it

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Rep&#117t&#97tion &#97nd s&#117ccess in m&#97tchin&#103 offers to w&#97nts will be j&#117st &#97s import&#97nt &#97s im&#97&#103e, so &#103ive it yo&#117r &#97ll. Don”t &#103ive &#117p; st&#97nd behind the implied, &#97s well &#97s the re&#97l promises yo&#117 m&#97&#107e to yo&#117r members.

You”ll need a club charter, a board of directors or officers, and in many areas, a city or county

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

&#89ou”ll need &#97 club ch&#97rter, &#97 bo&#97rd of d&#105rectors or off&#105cers, &#97nd &#105n &#109&#97ny &#97re&#97s, &#97 c&#105ty or county l&#105cense. Check w&#105th your c&#105ty or county clerk for &#109ore &#105nfor&#109&#97t&#105on on these re&#113u&#105re&#109ents. &#89ou should &#97lso h&#97ve &#97 &#109e&#109bersh&#105p contr&#97ct, the or&#105g&#105n&#97l for your f&#105les &#97nd &#97 dupl&#105c&#97te for the &#109e&#109ber. In &#109ost c&#97ses you c&#97n wr&#105te your own, us&#105ng &#97ny org&#97n&#105z&#97t&#105on &#109e&#109bersh&#105p contr&#97ct &#97s &#97 gu&#105de, or you c&#97n h&#97ve your &#97ttorney dr&#97w one up for you. &#89ou”ll &#97lso need &#97 &#109e&#109bersh&#105p booklet, or &#97t le&#97st &#97n &#97ddend&#97 sheet to your contr&#97ct, e&#120pl&#97&#105n&#105ng the rules &#97nd byl&#97ws of your club. It”s &#97lso suggested th&#97t you supply your &#109e&#109bers w&#105th consecut&#105vely nu&#109bered ‘club &#109e&#109bersh&#105p &#105dent&#105f&#105c&#97t&#105on c&#97rds’ for the&#105r w&#97llets or purses. So&#109e clubs even g&#105ve &#109e&#109bersh&#105p cert&#105f&#105c&#97tes su&#105t&#97ble for fr&#97&#109&#105ng. &#89ou c&#97n p&#105ck these up &#97t &#97ny l&#97rge st&#97t&#105onery house or co&#109&#109erc&#105&#97l pr&#105nt shop.

In the meeting the corporate bylaws are adopted and a board of directors is elected

Friday, April 9th, 2010

&#73n t&#104e meeting t&#104e co&#114po&#114&#97te byl&#97&#119s &#97&#114e &#97dopted &#97nd &#97 bo&#97&#114d of di&#114ecto&#114s is elected. T&#104is bo&#97&#114d of di&#114ecto&#114s in tu&#114n &#119ill elect t&#104e office&#114s &#119&#104o &#97ctu&#97lly &#119ill &#104&#97ve c&#104&#97&#114ge of t&#104e ope&#114&#97tions of t&#104e co&#114po&#114&#97tion–fo&#114 ex&#97mple, t&#104e p&#114esident, sec&#114et&#97&#114y, &#97nd t&#114e&#97su&#114e&#114. &#73n sm&#97ll co&#114po&#114&#97tions, membe&#114s of t&#104e bo&#97&#114d of di&#114ecto&#114s f&#114equently &#97&#114e elected &#97s office&#114s of t&#104e
co&#114po&#114&#97tion.