Ten years ago, I became an independent wine consultant with WineShop At Home. I have to say that these past 10 years have been incredibly fun. It’s pretty amazing to get to work with a product that brings joy to people. It’s also great to be my own boss, set my own schedule, and be completely responsible for my successes and failures. [Read more…]
Having been a wine consultant for more than 10 years, I have had the privilege of speaking to hundreds, if not thousands, of people who have questions about this wonderfully fun wine party business. In this article, I will answer many of the questions I’ve received over the years. If you are thinking about becoming a wine consultant, I would love for you to read through this Q&A. If you have additional questions, please let me know.
I’m excited to let you know that WineShop At Home is having a special Napa wine event on May 21 for people interested in exploring becoming wine consultants.
If you can’t join us on May 21 but are interested in exploring the wine consultant opportunity, please visit my Be a Wine Consultant page.
Looking for a wine job to end all wine jobs? If you love wine and have fantasized about working in the wine industry, but haven’t quite found the right fit for you, you might be in for a treat. Becoming an independent wine consultant with WineShop At Home might very well be the wine job to end all wine jobs.
I’ve been a wine consultant with WineShop At Home now for 10 years, and I have to say that it is the most fun, flexible J.O.B. I’ve ever had. I earn money as I help people enjoy wine. How incredibly cool is that?
Let me tell you a little bit about the opportunity. If you are interested in learning more, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page. [Read more…]
Next month, I will be attending my 10th annual WineShop At Home convention! Wow! Ten years! Where has the time gone?
Many of you know that I spent many years in high-tech marketing. When I was laid off from a company some 11 years ago, I knew that I wanted to do something in the wine industry. In my research, I came upon the wine consultant opportunity with WineShop At Home, and I thought it sounded great – until I found out that it was a direct sales company.
I had always had a negative opinion about direct sales. I remember a fellow student in my college boarding house who sold personal care products so aggressively that when one of us was running low on tooth paste, we would borrow from somebody else. Anything to avoid her hard sell.
So while I loved the wine consultant opportunity, I told the person recruiting me that I would need to think about it. For a very long time. [Read more…]