What are the benefits of organizing a contest for your downline?

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Remko Yntema, AFF (British columbia, CA) Top Author Forum Guru 2/14/2014 1:10 pm
Affiliate since: 10/24/2013, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read Remko's 1 other Ask SC answers
A contest has many benefits.

First of all you are giving your affiliates Motivation to do something and at the same time they get rewarded if they win.

You can give rewards for many Accomplishments.
To name a few:

. Reaching the 1500 VP mark and becoming EA
. Becoming EA2
. Becoming Team Leader
. Earning the Fast Track Bonus
. Being the most Productive member on the Team
. For referring their first ECA

and many more to think
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HERCULANO SONGAHID, AFF (Philippines) Top Author Forum Guru 2/15/2014 10:56 pm
Affiliate since: 10/14/2013, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read HERCULANO's 34 other Ask SC answers
The benefits of organizing a contest for your downlines are:

1) Your downlines will exert more effort in building their business. They will study more, will invite and sponsor more, Advertise more, refer tripleclicks products to more people, Invite more ECAs, consequently; their position/rank will be elevated due to VPs generated and receive higher income for the next month pay off.

2) Contest can boost their confidence because as a participants they will think that they have
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Nenad Floranovic, AFF (Serbia) Top Author Forum Guru 2/14/2014 1:54 am
Affiliate since: 11/11/2013, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read Nenad's 7 other Ask SC answers
This is the best incentive measure for all your downline generations. I will strongly recommend you to set your own rules and get your own competition on go. Also I am using this method for stimulation and its giving wonderful results. And I am 4 months in the business and Silver Team Leader.
You need to pay attention to few details:
1. Set your budget wisely - for beginning set 3-4 contest with 10$. People like gifts.
2. Write down and publish rules of your competition. Be specific
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Smart Djebah, AFF (Nigeria) Top Author Forum Guru 2/18/2014 10:14 pm
Affiliate since: 11/09/2013, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read Smart's 49 other Ask SC answers
Organizing a contest for your downline brings the following benefits:

1) Motivation - As the downline members compete amongst themselves for the ultimate prize(s) of the contest, motivation becomes the driving force that propel them. This in turn leads to increase activities that benefits the team as a whole and the team leader particularly.

2) Communication - The importance of communication in a business setup like sfi cannot be over emphasized. A properly structured and
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Clive Simon Ojilong, AFF (Kenya) Top Author Forum Guru 2/14/2014 8:21 am
Affiliate since: 06/29/2013, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read Clive Simon's 71 other Ask SC answers
The benefits for Organizing a Team contest for both You and Your Down line are HUGE.

For starters Frequent and effective communication is a great key to getting your members to participate in team contests

Encouraging your down line to participate in team contests provides the motivation to produce some good tangible results.

Under the blog section of your leadership page you can announce Team contests to your down line. Alternatively using the Team Mailer works equally
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Beverly Wallin, GTL* (British columbia, CA) Top Author Forum Guru 2/14/2014 6:51 pm
Affiliate since: 07/24/2012, Power Rank: 13 | Read Beverly's 79 other Ask SC answers
First of all, to offer a contest for your downline, you need to be able to follow through on your promise.

Contests can be for 1st level PSAs, CSAs and/or go down many levels.

There are many benefits for contests, mainly motivating your entire downline to do their very best:

1. Your affiliates will see how well they are doing and want to continue. (PSA or CSA)

2. They will see their own downline do better if the contest goes down several levels. This will
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Milos Milosevic, AFF (Serbia) Top Author Forum Guru 2/14/2014 2:19 am
Affiliate since: 09/20/2013, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read Milos's 16 other Ask SC answers
Hello,

I am talking from experience, my team leader is constantly every month with out fail is doing contests for us Affiliates to become EA's and to maintaining this position, and than also in building your team. Also to becoming team leaders. Yes the competition is hard but it is very worthwhile and encourages me to work harder.

I will strongly recommend you to set your own rules and get your own competition on go. Also I am using this method for stimulation and its giving
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Marta Fernandes, EA* (Zimbabwe) Top Author Forum Guru 2/14/2014 5:42 am
Affiliate since: 08/28/2012, Power Rank: 113 | Read Marta's 64 other Ask SC answers
Organizing a competition, can motivate you affiliates, to really get interested.
I run different competitions, for all generations including CSA's, and anyone that meets the requirements can win TCredits; Gift Vouchers and PSA's from 1 up to 50 PSA's

Competitions can be for fast Track; reaching 1500 VP; starting to recruit, and so much more, it really is up to you, how you organize you competitions, and to whom

I do advise however, from my own experience, that sending PSA's
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Robertson Dsilva, EA* (Singapore) Top Author Forum Guru 2/16/2014 7:59 am
Affiliate since: 05/05/2004, Power Rank: 833 | Read Robertson's 212 other Ask SC answers
Contests for downlines should be held from time to time and the benefits are as follows:

MOTIVATION
Contests provide the motivation to perform and achieve results. For example a contest can be organised to reach EA2 and those who have achieved EA2 cash prizes will be offered by their team leaders. This is a win win situation where contestants and Team Leaders benefit.

TEAM BUILDING
Contests provide avenues to build up your team. As a Team Leader you need a sizeable
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Andrew Anderson, STL (Arizona, US) Top Author Forum Guru 2/15/2014 1:55 am
Affiliate since: 04/13/2012, Power Rank: 763 | Read Andrew's 330 other Ask SC answers
Top 5 reasons to have TEAM CONTEST

1. Motivation. Contest provide an extra reason to double up efforts and achieve success now instead of later.

2. Loyalty. Having contest builds a strong relationship between you and your team. They will know that their success matters to you.

3. Duplication. By setting the assigned task to be the focus of the competition you can get the whole team working on solutions to a common problem or for achieving a common goal.

4.
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