Name: Chris Cicchinelli The Secret Is You Post Hill Press 2021
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Title: The Secret is YOU
Author: Chris Cicchinelli
Publisher: Post Hill Press
Total pages: 210
In 2000, Chris Cicchinelli was twenty-five and at a crossroads. He had just been forced to leave a promising position at a large retail franchise when his mother, Patty Brisben, called. She wanted her son’s help in growing her women-only, in-home party business featuring relationship enhancement products.
Cicchinelli had been earning well over $100,000 annually at his previous job. Patty said she could pay him just $24,000. Still, he said yes, planning to stay just a few months to get the company-which would soon be rebranded as Pure Romance-on its feet. But after recognizing its potential, he never left.
Long hours on the road and a restyled business model initially led to financial struggles, and more questions than answers. But their strategy ultimately paid off in explosive growth that swelled the company’s revenues from $3 million in 2001 to $350 million today. Its workforce of independent consultants now exceeds 40,000 in the U.S. and abroad,…