So you are interested in seeing how you can impact your community via your own Lifestyle Publication. Below you will find a lot of really great information about us and what it takes to become an Area Sales Director at Lifestyle.

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WHO WE ARE

Lifestyle Publications connects and inspires communities through locally-focused magazines mailed directly to the homes of residents. Our publications fulfill a need in cities that once felt disconnected and isolated. This sense of community has spread from coast to coast and, best of all, it requires no publishing experience! Learn more about the opportunity and what it entails here.


Our tagline says it best:

SALES DIRECTOR LOVE

If you’re looking for an opportunity to start your own business, grow it [and] work with a team of great people...then Lifestyle Publications is the place for you.

Randy Harding, Area Sales Director of Newport Beach Lifestyle

andy manz

Boulder and Cherry Creek Lifestyle

Michelle willis

South Fulton Lifestyle

Randy Harding

Newport Beach Lifestyle

FINANCIAL FREEDOM

We believe that all of our Area Sales Directors are part of our Lifestyle family, and just like any family, we want you to achieve your dreams. Since we handle all of the back-end support and production required to publish a monthly magazine at a very competitive price, your profit margins stay extremely high.

months in print
issue
1
issue
6
issue
12
issue
18
issue
24
total revenue $20,000 $31,000 $48,000 $55,000 $74,000
COST $13,000 $15,880 $24,270 $26,430 $32,710
7% AD VALUE $1,400 $2,170 $3,360 $3,850 $5,180
Monthly profit $5,600 $12,950 $20,370 $24,720 $36,110
Revenue may vary depending on how much time you put into the publication and how closely you maintain suggested ad prices. Production costs vary depending on distribution and location.

ARE YOU A FIT?

YOU MIGHT MAKE A SUCCESSFUL AREA SALES DIRECTOR IF:

you are self-motivated person who doesn’t like being micromanaged with an entrepreneurial spirit.

you have a proficiency in sales and love connecting with people.

you have a 4-6 month expendable income.

energetic and enthusiastic are words other people would use to describe you.

you are open to learning new things and willing to be trained in our proven sales formula.

I’m all these things! Let’s schedule a meeting.

BEING AN AREA SALES DIRECTOR IS NOT FOR YOU IF:

a job in sales is something you feel unsure about.

you have a hard time connecting with people.

a part-time role is all you can currently manage.

you thrive under micro-managing.

owning your own business is something you find intimidating.

PARTNERSHIP MEANS

We license the rights for you to produce a Lifestyle magazine in the territory near you that we agree upon.

This territory is exclusively yours and will never overlap with another Lifestyle Publications’ territory.

Just like owning your own business, you’ll pay attention to gross revenue, profit and expenses as you build up your book of business, which you do have the opportunity to sell for 100% profit.

WHAT WE DO

Layout and design your magazine to our high standards of elevated design

Create custom ad designs for your clients

Set you up with monthly editorial concepts and manage local freelance writers and photographers in your area

Handle the printing and distribution of your publication

Construction and maintenance of each publication's professional website

Give you access to a custom CRM and accounting system developed specifically for us

A custom email and calendar system

We’ll process accounting for your clients after you collect

WHAT YOU DO

Set appointments with local business owners

Sell advertising contracts

Host networking and community events

Manage your book of business

TRAINING + SUPPORT

They have offered some of the best training I have ever seen to bring people in with no sales experience, no editorial background, and many of them are now bringing in residual checks of $12,000-$15,000 per month.

Donal Hawkins, National Sales Director

YOU'RE PART OF A TEAM

Even though our Area Sales Directors work independently in their hometowns, they never feel alone. While they are launching their publications and long afterwards, our Area Sales Directors are offered continued training and support through all their various stages of growth and expansion.

Three days training at our home office in Kansas City, MO to learn everything about launching a publication.

Three yearly conferences where you can collaborate and learn with Area Sales Directors from all over the country.

Weekly conference calls with other Area Sales Directors across the country.

Continued access to our well-trained and experienced sales team to help support and grow your publication.

Comprehensive Area Sales Directors support at your finger- tips through our custom CRM system.

Connectivity to all of our Area Sales Directors through various social media channels for near-instant advice and feedback.

UPCOMING EVENTS

COME FOR A VISIT

Join us at our home office in Kansas City, MO for three days worth of in-depth training where you’ll learn everything you need to know about launching your own magazine. Afterwards, if you feel it's not a good fit, we'll shake hands and wish you the best. Simple as that. The dates of our next three training events are below:

October 4-6, 2017

November 8-10, 2017

EMERGING MARKETS

Named one of Inc. 5000’s fasted growing companies, we’re likely looking to start a magazine near you.

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