Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Who can become a member of P.O.W.E.R. PARTNERS?
A. Any person 18 years or over.
Q. How long is membership for?
A. Membership is for a 12 month period. You then have a choice to renew if you require.
Q. Can people join P.o.w.e.r. Partners from outside Australia?
A. People from any country in the world can become a member of P.o.w.e.r. Partners. However Seminars, Business Networking meetings and functions are only being held in countries and states listed on P.o.w.e.r. Partners web site until such time as P.o.w.e.r. Partners expands.
Q. How does a person join P.o.w.e.r. Partners?
A. There are two ways to join P.o.w.e.r. Partners.
1. P.o.w.e.r. Partners application form is available on the web site under “sign in”
2. Or the person who referred you, has application forms available for you to fill in.
Q. Do I need an A.B.N.
A. Only applicable if you are an Australian resident.
Q. What are the fee’s to become a member & advertise on P.O.W.E.R. PARTNERS Web Site?
A. Refer to the plan for details of fee’s & package under Membership Package & Advertisement fee's
Q. Can an existing member upgrade their order?
A. Yes! You would need to pay the difference between the lower package and the higher Package
Complete on application form under "upgrade "
Q. Do members receive a commission fee for referring new members?
A. Yes! Depending on which Advertisement and membership package you and the member you referred ordered, you would receive a commission. Refer to commission structure under plan
Q. If a member I have personally referred renews their membership and advertisement annually, do I receive a commission fee?
A. Yes! If you and the member renews their membership in the same levels, you would receive the same commission fee’s annually.
Q. Who can become a Seminar Leader or Business Network Leader?
A. Any member who is interested in hosting Seminars or Business Meetings must qualify by ordering either No 1. or No. 2 Package. Seminars and Business Meetings must be held in accordance to P.o.w.e.r. Partners rules and regulations.
Q. Does a member have to attend a course to know the procedure of conducting a Seminar or Business meeting?
A. No. You will be notified and given instructions on how to host a Seminar or Business meeting. However if you need further assistance, you would need to contact the office by email and a P.o.w.e.r. Partners representative will instruct you further. You do not need to know the script, as it is all on the D.V.D. that you receive in your package. You would need access to a D.V.D. and T.V. recorder for quests to view.
Q. Do Leaders get paid for holding Seminars and Business Meetings ?
A. Leaders will be paid two separate commissions.
1. If a new member joins P.o.w.e.r. Partners at a Seminar or Business meeting they are hosting, (regardless of who referred the member)
2. If they referred the person and they join P.P.
Q. Where can you hold Business meetings?
A. It would be suggested to hold Business meetings at either your house, business, shop, office, factory or wherever you have available space. Utilize premises that you are currently using to eliminate extra costs. It would need to be somewhere, where meetings could be held on a regular basis.
Q. Who can attend Business Network meetings?
A. Any non conflicting member and visitors. If you already have a regular member attending your meeting with the same product or service, the host has the right to refuse attendance to the visiting member. A visiting member must contact the host to confirm attendance of themselves and any visitor they may be bringing to view the presentation. Host's contact details are listed on the P.P. web site under Seminars and Business meetings for members convienience.
Q. What is the benefit to a member to attend Business network meetings.
A. 1. Members have the opportunity to network with other members and visitors
2. Introduce themselves and their products or services to existing and new members.
3. Members can invite potential new members who may be interested in joining P.P. partners.
4. Every meeting 2 members have a ½ hour presentation of their product or service on a rotation basis, giving all members opportunity to expose their product or service in full.
6. Opportunity to develop lasting relationships and gain more contacts for your business.
Q. How often can visitors attend?
A. Only once. If they wish to attend again they must become a member.
Q. Where do you hold Seminar Presentation meetings?
A. It is suggested you start holding seminars at venues where there is hassle free, plenty of parking and easy access. There are plenty of choices, such as golf courses, bowling clubs, hotels, function rooms, Shire halls, yaught clubs and more. You can basically hold them wherever you have space to accomodate the amount of people you require. Remember though, the more people you attract the more contacts for everyone, including yourself.
Q. How often does a qualified member have to hold Seminars?
A. It is entirely up to the member. It would be suggested weekly, fortnightly, or monthly. They can be held either day or night, when ever it suits the Member . The Member would need to contact P.o.w.e.r. Partners in advance to allow time for details to be placed on P.P. web site for members to view
Q. Can a Seminar Leader stop hosting Seminars?
A. Yes! You would need notify P.o.w.e.r. Partners one month prior of your intentions to stop holding Seminars.
Q. Do Seminar Leaders have to pay for the venue?
Q. Do Seminar Leaders get paid to hold Seminars?
A. They are paid two different commissions.
1. If a person joins at a Seminar they are hosting (regardless of who referred them)
2. And if they referred the person and they become a member
Q. Who can attend Seminars?
A. Any member and their invited guests. Seminars are on invitation only to visitors and they can only attend once. Members can attend any and as many Seminars as they require, giving them access to unlimited contacts. There is a small entry fee for members only.
Q. What is the benefit to members to attend Seminars?
A. There are many benefits for the business person who is requiring more contacts
1. A Progressive Business to Business networking is run giving members opportunity to gain as many contacts/leads as they require
2. An opportunity to develop relationships with existing and new members
3. An opportunity to invite a new member to experience the networking and join P.P.
4. An opportunity to promote your business or service
Q. Are Seminars and Business Network Meetings advertised on the P.o.w.e.r. Partners Web Site?
A. Yes! The Hosts name,Phone number venue, date & time, will be listed and advertised under Seminars and Business Network meetings on P.P.web site, for members to view.
Q. Can people outside Australia hold Seminars and Business Network meetings?
A. Yes! Anyone who is qualified can run Seminars and Business Network meetings. To qualify, all you need do is order number 1 or 2 Membership package and have access to a D.V.D. and T.V. Once you have suitable premises to hold Seminars or Business meetings, you will be listed on P.P. web site.
Q. How do I send art work for my advertisement to P.o.w.e.r. Partners.
A. You can either send it electronically by email or C.D. to P.o.w.e.r. Partners in the below format. Photo’s in JPEG Text in Word/ Word Pad.
Q. What if I have no art work?
A. You can either contact one of P.o.w.e.r. Partners web designers, or someone of your choice.
Standard art work is included. All other art work incurs a fee
Q. Can I change my advertisement on the web site before the 12 month’s membership expires?
A. Yes! If you require to change your advertisement, you would need to send the desired art work for your new advert to P.P. admin. There will be a fee of $100.00 to cover costs for each page you are changing. You can change your advertisement/s whenever you require.
Q. How does the exchange accommodation work?
A. Simply you would list the accommodation you have available for members. E.G. Room, House, Unit , Caravan etc.
Email us with your details and P.o.w.e.r Partners will list your accommodation on the web site under “accommodation exchange”.
Q. Do I need to supply a photo of myself and the available accommodation?
A. It is not compulsory, but it would be advisable to send a recent photo of yourself and your accommodation you are listing on P.o.w.e.r. Partners web site, for members to view. It is more comfortable situation when people are travelling, to know where they are going to stay and with whom.
Q. How does a member book their accommodation?
A. Members would contact the member directly to make suitable arrangements and bookings. Your contact details would be listed on the web site for members to contact each other.
Q. Who is responsible for any damage that may occur to my property?
A. Members are entirely responsible for their own property. P.o.w.e.r. Partners take no responsibility as it is strictly between the members to sought out between themselves. P.o.w.e.r Partners does not become involved in any disputes regarding exchange accommodation. If concerned, P.o.w.e.r. Partners suggest you take out an insurance policy to cover your assets etc.
Q. What happens in unforseen circumstances where a member has to cancel their booking or vise a versa?
A. Obviously it would be expected members would contact each other as soon as possible, if arrangements changed.
Q. Can I withdraw my accommodation listing from the web site?
A. Yes. A member can withdraw their listing at any time by contacting P.P. by email or in writing. However it would be expected members to honour any existing bookings if possible, or contact the other member immediately and let them know of your intentions.
Q. What if I haven’t a product or service to market, can I still join P.o.w.e.r. Partners?
A. It is advisable and in your interest to find a suitable product etc. to advertise as you will benefit from this greatly. Hopefully those who need a product to sell can find a suitable one on P.o.w.e.r. Partners web site under products and services. You could also contact manufactures or the internet. There are a huge range of products to promote.
Q. How does a member list a product or service on P.o.w.e.r. Partners web site for other members to promote?
Simply contact us by email or post, giving details of your product or service along with your contact details. It will then be listed under products or services for other members to choose to promote if they require.
Q. Does P.o.w.e.r. Partners award top referrers?
A. Yes! P.P. will reward the top referrers! P.o.w.e.r. Partners will reward all members who have referred the required amount of members within a 12 month period. Notification of the rewards will be listed under reward program on P.P. web site.
Q. Do members have to attend a award night to receive the award?
A. Yes! However there are two exceptions. 1. If you live outside the country where the event is being held you do not have to attend.
2. If for any unforseen circumstances out of your control you are unable to attend. It would be expected of the latter, the member had a representative attend on their behalf. P.P. would have to be contacted 24 hours prior to the event notifying them of your intentions.
Q. Can members donate prises towards the award nights?
A. Yes it is in the interest of the members to donate a prise as there are many extra benefits to be had. (Refer to the plan) Apart from the extra benefits, it would be encouraging to members. This of course is a huge benefit to everyone. It is a win win situation.
Q. What are the benefits to donating a prise?
A. 1) Members would have the opportunity to promote and present their donation to one of the winners at the award events.
2) Members would also be listed on the P.o.w.e.r. Partners web site under Rewards, giving them extra exposure to other members who would be viewing the reward site on a regular basis.
Q. Are the donations a tax deduction?
A. It is suggested members contact their accountant to see if they qualify for a tax deduction under advertising and promotions.
Q. Can a member advertise to promote P.o.w.e.r. Partners?
A. Yes! However, head office would have to have a full description of their advertisement and be notified of their intentions. All advertising must be approved by P.o.w.e.r. Partners head office.
You can view some pre-approved advertisements here
Q. Is there a money back Guarantee?
A. Yes! There is a cooling down period where P.o.w.e.r. Partners gives you 21 days to send back your kit in mint condition from the date on your application form. If you have used any of the promotional products, they would be deducted from your fee's. Delivery fee's would also be deducted if applicable