In business, one of the quickest and most efficient ways to grow your list or promote your services and products is to partner with affiliates to help spread the word about what you're offering. Affiliate partnerships are also a great way to make more sales because your affiliates can introduce you to new audiences who need and want what you're offering.
Here's a video on WHY Your Business should have an affiliate program.
I also want to mention that I know doing affiliate partnerships can also be really overwhelming with all of the moving pieces that are involved in making sure the experience is a great one for your affiliates while also helping you reach your own business goals.
So to help you handle doing an affiliate program for your business professionally and efficiently, and in a way that makes you and your affiliates feel supported and part of a total win-win collaboration (one where you're both making impact and money), I've put together some free and paid resources over at CreateYourAffiliateProgram.com