THE AMWAY STORY AND
WHAT IT MEANS TO YOU
Hardback Book with Dust Jacket by James W. Robinson
Foreword by Richard L. Lesher, President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Over 205 pages
© 1997 by James W. Robinson
" Amway has long been on the forefront of the network-marketing revolution.
But to millions of people, this multibillion-dollar company remains an enigma.
Now, in Empire of Freedom, the first independent look into the Amway
phenomenon, you will learn the incredible story of the company that is transforming
the face of business;
but most important, you will get to know people just like you who are achieving
extraordinary levels of personal success. "
" In 1959 two boyhood buddies had a "crazy idea."
They decided to start a company made up not of employees, but of owners - independent
men and women pursuing the limits of their own dreams.
The company would benefit from the combined intelligence, energy, creativity, and fierce
initiative of these owners.
Little did Rich De Vos and Jay Van Andel know on that day nearly three decades ago that
a company they founded in the basements of their homes, Amway, would go on to become a
multibillion-dollar sensation that has reshaped the global economy and, in the process,
transformed the lives of its more than 2.5 million distributors. "
" In Empire of Freedom, you'll learn the secrets of Amway's incredible
You'll meet people from all over the globe and from all walks of life who have taken
ownership of their lives.
They are doctors and lawyers, homemakers and truck drivers; they are teachers and
construction workers, secretaries and engineers.
They are men and women who want to work for themselves, who want to ensure the quality
of their future.
They are parents who want to provide the best education for their children.
They are people just like you. "
" This is a story of dreams and of hard-earned success.
This is a story of people like you who are achieving an extraordinary degree of
personal freedom. You owe it to yourself to read this important book ! "
Note to the Reader
1. Voyage of Discovery
2. Best of Times, Worst of Times
3. Business in a Box
4. A Family Affair
5. Against All Odds
6. The Measure of Success
7. Going Global
8. A Team Sport
9. Virtual Business - Real Money
10. A Conversation with Skeptics
11. You Are Not Alone
12. Moment of Truth
Appendix: Amway Code of Ethics
This book is in very good condition, with minor wear to the dust jacket.
There are several pages with some yellow highlighting and some marks on the
last blank page and inside back cover.
No torn or ripped pages.