I was speaking with a prospective client the other day and on his first question, he asked, “Are there any reasons why I should NOT start a network marketing business.” I thought it was a neat exercise. I think he was testing me to see if I could be objective. After all, the MLM model is not ideal for everyone. See below for 30 reasons why the model might not be the best for YOU as a means of distributing your product or service. It’s ok to launch with some of these challenges. But if the list stacks up high, exercise caution. And of course, it all depends on the complexity of your business.