Using Short-Term Goals to Achieve Long-Term Success – Elias and Lourdes Serulle both come from families that instilled a sense of service in them. They feel helping others is what life is all about. That was one of the biggest reasons they started their business, not once but twice.
Dreams Lost and Found – Tommy Lam and Hai Yan Wu came to the United States from China in search of the American dream. “But when we started looking for jobs, our dream was quickly shattered because there weren’t that many opportunities available to us,” recalls Tommy, who ended up starting a trading company while Hai Yan became an office clerk.
Ordinary People Achieving Extraordinary Success – Dinora and Alfredo Rivera were simply looking for a way to earn a little extra money when they first started their Amway™ business. But after working closely with their upline Diamonds, their eyes were opened to its real potential.
A paycheck with peace of mind – “Tell me about this business!” Félix Salazar insisted when he met up with a friend who was being presented with the Amway™ opportunity. When it became clear that Félix was more interested than his friend, the Independent Business Owner invited him to an open meeting. Felix signed up that night.
From coal to Diamond – Tulio Portal often thanks God for “giving me this vehicle to do something I normally wouldn’t have been able to do in life. There’s no explaining the wonderful way in which the Amway™ business transforms you from a lump of coal into a Diamond!” he observes, reflecting on their next goal.
Leading the Way by Example – Tony Pappalardo was only 14 years old when he went to his first Amway™ conference with his parents, (Founders Diamonds) Vinny and Dayna. “It felt like Christmas to me,” he recalls. “I looked around at all these successful people and all the fun they were having and said, ‘This is what I want!’”
A Business Built on the Personal Touch – As a police officer, Luke Paik had a respectable income and was fairly content with life. But Yukyong, who was a fashion designer, had started thinking outside the proverbial box after attending a few Amway™ business meetings – eight to be exact.