DARE TO BE by dfsdf224s


									          DARE TO BE
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   On January 26, 2005, just over one year ago, I had my first
   Arbonne Presentation as a brand new Consultant. My horoscope that

                                                                                          NEW RVP
   day promised to be a day full of excitement and enthusiasm; that I
   may have been on the verge of starting a new enterprise of some
   kind that could change my life. It also said the future looked bright
   that day, and I would feel as if there was a lot to look forward to.

   When I began my Arbonne business, I was a licensed insurance
   agent. At 23, I did not feel it would be the profession from which I
   would retire. Little did I know the Arbonne opportunity would
   change my life as it has.

   My sister, Becky, started with Arbonne in October 2004 and steadi-
   ly “dripped” the Arbonne opportunity on me. Eventually, I came to
   the realization that maybe, just maybe, this Arbonne thing could
                                                                                                                                                        billie long
                                                                                                                      Independent Consultant, Regional Vice President
   work for me! My “wait and see” attitude could not “wait and see”
                                                                                                                                 Billie Long Region; Alberta, Canada
   any longer.

   I was just getting by financially, so Becky gave me a loan. I am so
   thankful to her because that loan got me through the next month,                           I attended NTC 2005 Las Vegas as a DM and found it to be the best
   which proved to be a pivotal time for my business. If you are in this                      investment I ever made towards my business. There, I realized what
   situation, I urge you to find a way to get into business, even if it                       an amazing company we belong to and saw firsthand the potential
   means borrowing money because in Arbonne, 30 days can be                                   impact it could have on my life, and the lives of people I shared it
   equivalent to a lifetime!                                                                  with. I saw women and men of all ages, who shared in the belief that
                                                                                              Arbonne could potentially change their lives too. It is amazing to
   In February, I stumbled upon my first Ace, ERVP Jaclyne Kunz, who                          walk into a room with 8,000 ordinary people, from all walks of life,
   sponsored her first Ace, RVP Brook Robertson. Brook and Jaclyne, you                       who have been graced with the gift of Arbonne. Whether you are in
   are both amazing and I am so proud of your accomplishments this                            the infant stage of your business or on your way to NVP, attendance
   past year. I would not be where I am today without the two of you and                      at NTC is fundamental. There is no better way to surround yourself
   I have loved every minute that we have built our businesses together.                      with success than to participate in this all-important event!
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                                                                                                                                Billie’s new nephew, Grady James Young,
                                                           President Rita Davenport and Billie at her Mercedes-Benz             “Thinkin’ of Auntie.”
                                                           presentation in Calgary, Alberta.

Billie with sister and sponsor, NVP Becky Young,
at NTC 2005 Las Vegas.
                        s u c c e s s strategy:

                                                                                                                                                                                   NEW REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT
    “          To rise out of mediocrity, you
                 must not be afraid to fail.
  At the end of April, I promoted to Area Manager. It took nine
  months of personal growth and learning to become a leader. I have
  learned that as amazing as Arbonne is, I must allow my team to see
  for themselves the “big picture” Arbonne has to offer. It is an amazing
  picture filled with the potential for an unbelievable income oppor-
  tunity, huge rewards in the form of the Mercedes-Benz cash                Billie with members of her British Columbia and Manitoba team. L–R: DM Debby Zettl,
  bonus program, earned travel opportunities and most of all,               Chris Coulter, AM Donna Booth, DM Julie Drader, Billie and NVP Becky Young.
  personal growth. Arbonne truly is a personal growth company dis-
  guised as a health and wellness company.
                                                                               To my future NVPs, Jolynn Pugh, Dusti Whiteside, Susie Verde,
  Of many valuable lessons, I have learned you cannot want this busi-          Donna Booth, Cheron Chamberlain, Jill Del Guercio, Chelsie Frere
  ness for somebody more than they want it for themselves. You also            and everyone in my SuccessLine who has contributed to this success:
  cannot ask your team to do something that you are not willing to do          Thank you so much for your belief and commitment. We are a
  yourself. I have learned the importance of setting goals and being           Region thanks to you!

                                                                                                                                                                                                    The testimonials in this story reflect the actual experience of an individual, are anecdotal only, and may be atypical.
  held accountable for those goals. Write them down and work your
  hardest to achieve them. You may be surprised to find that happi-            To my dad, Barrie: You are our “Independent Courier with Arbonne
  ness is achieved not so much from reaching your goals, but from the          International.” Thanks for all of your deliveries! To my mom, Fern:
  obstacles you have overcome and the lifelong relationships that you          You truly are the Arbonne Queen. One day, Becky and I will have
  have forged along the way.                                                   you building a business! To my brother, Cody: Thank you for your
                                                                               support of my business. I love you and cannot thank you enough.
  One of the most important lessons of all is that everyone else can           Pam, I cannot wait to see your Mercedes-Benz parked in the yard!
  believe you will succeed with Arbonne, but if you do not believe it,
  you will not achieve it. Equally, if no one believes you will succeed,       To all of my Clients: Thank you for your loyalty and love of
  as long as you believe it, you will most certainly achieve it. To rise       Arbonne’s products.
  out of mediocrity, you must not be afraid to fail. If you are sick and
  tired of being sick and tired, make a change! Get off the couch and          At the beginning of my Arbonne journey, I read an Eye on Arbonne
  into action! Remember, “If it is meant to be, it is up to me.”               story where the Consultant stated, “Faith is believing before seeing.”
                                                                               That simple phrase has stuck with me ever since. I believe anyone
  To my sister and sponsor, NVP Becky Young: At 22, you are one of             can succeed, but you must have faith in the company, products, the
  the youngest NVPs in Arbonne and a brand new mom! I am thank-                people and most of all in yourself. Eventually, you may “see” the
  ful to Arbonne that you will never have to place Grady in daycare,           trappings of success, whether it is the Mercedes-Benz in your drive-
  or miss his first words. You are the type of leader I wish to be like        way, the ocean view on the latest ASAP trip, or a smile on your face.
  and although I am older, I will never claim to be wiser. Thank you
  from the bottom of my heart for bringing Arbonne into my life.

  To ENVP Sonya Shields: You are an Arbonne pioneer in Canada
  and the most amazing example of what I want to accomplish with
  Arbonne. Thank you for your dedication, support and guidance.

Aces, ERVP Jaclyne Kunz and RVP Brook Patrick.

                                                                                                      Billie with new AMs, EAM Jolynn Pugh and AM Dusti Whiteside.

                                                                                                                                           Billie with upline NVP
                                                                                                                                           Becky Young and
                                                                                                                                           ENVP Sonya Shields.

                                                                                                                                            E Y E O N A R B O N N E | APRIL 2006

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