IBOA International

The Independent Business Owners Association International, Inc. (IBOAI) is the advocacy organization for North American Independent Business Owners (IBOs) affiliated with Amway®. The IBOAI advises Amway on every facet of the North American business, from products and promotions to operations and business guidelines. The IBOAI and Amway are dedicated to partnering for success with your input, support and participation.



Facebook is a more relaxed social networking site where friends and family gather - not unlike at a back yard barbeque - to talk and share what life is all about, although unlike your back yard barbeque total strangers can invite themselves in and quickly become unwanted guests. It's the current top social networking site with more than 500 million users worldwide, 50 percent of whom use it daily.

Advantages Disadvantages
Extremely popular and growing Privacy rights has recently been an issue
Growing venue for businesses Groups could be open to critics' comments
Growing list of applications and uses Easy to get bogged down in games, apps
Easy to use and share Exposure to competitor advertising
Can create separate business pages, groups People you don't intend may see your comments
Free; minimal-advertising model Too easy to post photos that get people in trouble
Can limit who sees your page  
Has its own messaging, chat programs  


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