I approach in the similar style goosed7 would. I usually say something like,"You say that like it is a bad thing" =)...What has been your experience with Pyramids?
Now if you mean like the illegal kind, I am like you, I have no desire to be part of that. If you mean like legendary Coach John Woodens world renowned Pyramid of Success...well yeah, it is like that. A proven system of moral and ethical strategies used by successful leaders and iconic people in their chosen fields.
How about we sit down and check it out together? It may or may not be for you, though if it is not, we are still good right? And if it is, know I am with you every step of the way, we would be "partners" growing our business together.
here, let me show show you what is possible...