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Natures Edge Ppt Presentation

  1. 1. A Business Plan<br />Jennifer Childers<br />Nature’s Edge<br />
  2. 2. Nature’s Edge <br />A Healthy Home Consulting Business<br />Specializing in creating “Healthy Homes” while making a positive impact on the environment!<br />Representatives of Shaklee<br />
  3. 3. The Problem<br />There have been around 80,000 new chemicals that have been registered with the EPA, of which less than 20% have been tested for toxicity (EPA, 2008)<br />These chemicals are increasing the amount to hazardous waste the avg. family produces (EPA, 2008)<br />We are using these products around our families that are know to cause diseases<br />EPA has conducted studies showing elevated levels of chemicals in the air of our homes!<br />
  4. 4. WHAT’S UNDER YOUR SINK?<br /><ul><li>Chlorine Bleachis the chemical most frequently involved in household poisonings in the U.S.
  5. 5. Degreasersmay contain petroleum distillates, which can damage lung tissues and dissolve fatty tissue around nerve cells
  6. 6. Glass Cleanersmay contain ammonia. Ammonia fumes can irritate the skin, eyes and respiratory system
  7. 7. Oven Cleanerscan be one of the most dangerous cleaning products, which can cause severe damage to eyes, skin, mouth, and throat
  8. 8. Toilet Bowl Cleanerscan be extremely dangerous cleaning products, which can be harmful just by breathing the fumes—and fatal if swallowed</li></li></ul><li>SODIUM HYDROXIDE<br />Inhalation is immediately irritating to the respiratory tract <br />Contact can cause severe damage to the eyes, skin, mouth, and throat<br />Can cause liver and kidney damage<br />May be found in:<br />Dishwashing liquids <br />Laundry products <br />Oven cleaner<br />Scouring cleansers <br />Tub and tile cleaners<br />
  9. 9. BUTYL CELLOSOLVE<br />Can cause irritation and tissue damage from inhalation<br />A person who spends 15 minutes cleaning scale off shower walls could inhale three times the acute exposure limit<br />May be found in:<br />All-purpose cleaners <br />Cleaning wipes<br />Degreasers<br />Floor polish<br />Rug shampoos<br />Toilet bowl cleaners<br />Tub and tile cleaners<br />Window cleaners<br />
  10. 10. The Solution<br />All Purpose = ¼ teaspoon<br />We believe home should be the safest place in the whole world!<br />Always Safe, Always Works, Always Green! “Absolute, unwavering pursuit of quality without compromise, EVER” Roger Barnett, CEO.<br />Get Clean gives you cleaning choices that are nontoxic and natural and don’t contain any harmful ingredients!<br />We are proud to be part of a movement to make people & the planet healthier<br />“Living in Harmony with Nature”<br />
  11. 11. Product<br />CLIMATE NEUTRAL™<br />First company in the world to be Climate Neutral™ certified, totally offset C02 emissions, resulting in a net zero impact on the environment. <br /><ul><li>Founded by Dr. Forrest C. Shaklee in 1956
  12. 12. Sold over 500 million products
  13. 13. In 1960 Shaklee introduced the first biodegradable nontoxic cleaners – Basic-H®
  15. 15. Over $250 million invested in research &development and clinical testing
  16. 16. Over 83,000 tests for product quality annually
  17. 17. 70 published peer-reviewed clinical studies</li></ul>A 50-YEAR HERITAGE<br />
  19. 19. CUSTOMERS<br />YOU<br />N E W S<br />$$$<br />MILLIONS<br />PER DAY<br />THE SHAKLEE BUSINESS MODEL<br />$350 BILLION+Health and Wellness<br />OTHER COMPANIES<br />$<br />PLUS…<br />WHOLESALERS<br />WAREHOUSERS<br />RETAILERS<br />
  20. 20. Social Marketing<br />MANUFACTURING<br />WHOLESALE<br />WAREHOUSE<br />ADVERTISERS<br />RETAILER<br />$350+ Billion Health & Wellness<br />Other Companies<br />Shaklee pioneered Social Marketing™, our revolutionary business model that, even in times of economic uncertainty, rewards you for sharing better health and a better income with everyone you meet!<br />Shaklee<br /> PROFIT<br />MANUFACTURING<br />WHOLESALE<br />
  21. 21. Social Marketing<br />To reach 1 million families by identifying & sponsoring 3 GOLD Ambassadors & 10 Consumer Members. 3 & 10 Do it Again!<br />Women, Mothers, Those into living GREEN<br />“Always Safe, Always Green, Always Works!”<br />New members can be found across the U.S. <br />Searching-Internet, Warm Market for new leads<br />Premium Price for Quality Products<br />In-Home Presentations, Public Forums <br />
  22. 22. Let’s Have a Clean-for-All<br /><ul><li>Get Educated
  23. 23. Get Rid of the Hazardous Chemicals</li></li></ul><li>REAL PEOPLE MAKING REAL MONEY<br />$286,800<br />MASTER<br />COORDINATOR<br />General Surgeon<br />CEO<br />$250 Million<br />Company<br />SHAKLEE STAIRWAY OF SUCCESS<br />$111,600<br />KEY<br />COORDINATOR<br />Marketing/<br />Sales Manager<br />Lawyer<br />(First 5 years)<br />$62,200<br />EXECUTIVE<br />COORDINATOR<br />Computer<br />Programmer<br />Advertising/<br />Promotions<br />Manager<br />$40,400<br />SENIOR<br />COORDINATOR<br />Dietician/<br />Nutritionist<br />Accountant<br />$22,800<br />COORDINATOR<br />Teachers<br />Assistant<br />Hairstylist<br />$10,500<br />DIRECTOR<br />Customer<br />Service<br />Telemarketer<br />
  24. 24. Sales-Top 5 Prospects<br />
  25. 25. Financial Planning<br />Key Start-Up Expenses $4,027<br />Products, Website, Informational DVD’s, Catalog<br />Key Estimates for Year 1<br />Net Income After Tax $61,375<br /> Sr. Coordinator + 12,500 Bonus/FAST TRACK <br />Total Liability & Equity $4,762<br />Break-Even Point $910<br />
  26. 26. Management Team<br />Nature’s Edge Team<br />Jennifer Childers:<br />Gold Ambassador/Team Leader<br />Veronica Ashbrook Member/Product User<br />Tam Phan Member/Product User<br />Darlene Lopez- Gold Ambassador<br />Kyle’ Stocker- Gold Ambassador<br />Health &Wellness<br />Green<br />Home-based Business<br />Nutrition<br />Beauty<br />Complementary Strengths, Organization, & Planning for Growth<br />Total Corporate& Personal Support<br />
  27. 27. Milestones and Timeline<br />
  28. 28. Risk and Exit Strategy<br />Nature’s Edge Exit Strategy will be to “WILL or SELL” to another family member.<br />GOALS<br />We want to provide people with a better life and make a difference in the environment.<br />
  29. 29. Conclusion<br />The past months lead me to discover what is required to build a good plan for your business & how to achieve success in all ventures. <br />Our team at Nature’s Edge will educate people on the dangers in and around our homes. <br />Create “Healthy Homes”!<br />We will experience growth by adding new members to our team.<br />“The real opportunity isn’t in making a better living. It’s in making living better.” –Roger Barnett, Shaklee Chairman and CEO<br />
  30. 30. Highlighted References<br /> Latham, C. (n.d.). Get clean household cleaners overview: Solution to the toxic brew in your home. Retrieved August 28, 2009, from Get Clean:<br />Shaklee Corporation. (2007). Get Clean: Safe for you, your home, and your planet. Pleasanton, CA.<br />Shaklee Corporation. (1999, November). Product Library. Retrieved September 21, 2009, from My Shaklee home:<br />EPA, 2008 <br />