Explore a new business venture that allows you to 'be you' again
1st June 2016
Are you a lover of children's books? Do you want to run a business that's fun and fits around your family?
At Usborne Books at Home, we offer you the chance to open your own 'pop-up bookshop', selling award-winning children's books at parties, schools and other events for a joining fee of just £38. We provide you with a platform to be your own boss, build a team and enjoy increased earnings along the way.
Becoming an Independent Usborne Organiser provides a really unique business opportunity. All you need is a passion for Usborne books and a will to share that passion with others. It really is that simple!
After you have joined, you will be sent a lovely selection of books and stationery (worth over £150!) and have support from a Mentor (and often a wider team) from day one. There are also lots of exciting incentives to motivate you with our Passport to Success programme - a collection of milestones that will help you achieve the business success you want, step-by-step.
Over our 35 year history, we have supported thousands of Organisers in their mission to put quality books into children's hands and 'write a better story for their families'.
Today, we'd like to help you do the same.
I'd like to become an Organiser, how do I join?
Great! You can sign up online straight away. If you are already in touch with an Organiser, please ensure you have their Organiser ID or their first and last name to hand so that we can assign you to their team.
Alternatively, our experienced Organisers will be happy to answer any questions you might have.
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What's in the Starter Kit?
Find out what's in the June Starter Kit by looking at the table below.
|Stock code||Title||Quantity in Kit||Retail value|
|S0254||Customer Order Pad||1||0|
|S0269||Passport to Success Booklet||1||0|
|S0251||Party Bookmarks (100)||1||£2.00|
|S0283||Summer Leaflet 2016 (50)||1||£4.00|
|S0271||Complete Catalogue 2016||4||£8.00|
|04713||Children's Picture Atlas||1||£9.99|
|08426||Farmyard Tales Wind-Up Tractor Book||1||£16.99|
|09851||See Inside How Things Work||1||£9.99|
|50708||Queen Makes a Scene (Very First Reading)||1||£4.99|
|53245||20 Party Invitations to Colour||1||£6.99|
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
|57214||Historical Sticker Dolly Dressing Wartime Fashion||1||£5.99|
|58023||First Thousand Words in Spanish||1||£7.99|
|58155||Baby's Very First Noisy Book Trains||1||£9.99|
|58188||Magic Painting Book||1||£5.99|
|59069||Farmyard Tales Pig Gets Lost (First Reading)||1||£4.99|
|59643||That's Not My Squirrel||1||£6.99|
|59686||Icarus, The Boy Who Flew Too High||1||£4.99|
|59787||101 Optical Illusions||1||£9.99|
|59853||Times Tables Activity Pad||1||£6.99|
|59876||Children's Cookie and Biscuit Baking Kit||1||£14.99|
Retail Value excluding stationery £140.84
Total Retail Value £154.84
Organisers joining in the EU will be charged £38 + £12 delivery.
June's Starter Kit contents applies to online sign ups and Agreements received in the office by Post or Fax from 10am on Wednesday 1st June 2016 until 10am on Friday 1st July 2016. Any Agreements received outside of these dates will not be eligible for the June Starter Kit and will receive the relevant kit. Please note: If any item in the pack becomes unavailable, we will replace it with a similar item of at least equal value.