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TFI vs. Religion vs. Amway

Basic strategy for world domination is to be a good public speaker/effective trainer/manipulator so that you can invest others in your idea and create clones of yourselves to multiply your impact. Humans are wired (genetically evolved ) to seek out groups to belong to - safety in numbers.

I am a 2014 Teach For India fellow.I have tried to be objective here, but I am sure my biases against ponzi schemes and religion would have crept in (although I know that direct selling and ponzi are not the same thing)

ParameterTeach For IndiaDirect Selling (Amway, Tupperware, Oriflame)Impact parameterReach as many children as possibleConvert as many people (as customers and as representatives in the pyramid) as possibleAppeals toPerson's humanityPerson's greedKey playerFellowAmway Business OwnerBenefitsChildrenAmway Business OwnerLeadership development opportunity for key player?YesYesTraining methodologySeniors trains junior, specialists train juniorsSeniors train juniorsSupervisorProgra…