Business Networking is a great way to make new friends and business contacts
If you are self employed or run a small firm in
Bristol, we would strongly recommend that you consider adding networking to your marketing strategy. Not only does it widen your circle of business contacts, it can keep you in touch with what is going on in the local business world, and potentially bring in more trade!
You will find a list of
based business networking clubs below, but if you want to learn more about networking, please visit our national
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Working Breakfast: Where everyone feels welcome. Where members genuinely understand that helping others is the very best way to find new business, get help and support – and build genuine friendships as well as solid business relationships.
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At Working Breakfast we run informal but positive and business-oriented meetings. New guests remark on the warm welcome and genuine interest shown in them and their business. We are friends talking business.
So, what is Working Breakfast?
Working Breakfast is a Bristol based networking organisation with four groups in the area. Our business revolves around our breakfast meetings where we run a tried and tested agenda, helping to promote members’ and guests’ businesses and forge new connections.
We encourage good quality referrals to help members improve workflow and grow their business. Recommendations from a known and trusted source far outweigh any form of cold calling. Our members span a wide variety of businesses and we enjoy a friendly, helpful atmosphere at our meetings, where those attending can benefit from one another’s experience and expertise.
The idea of business networking can seem terrifying to some people.
Yet it is vitally important to business these days, a great way to make contacts and increase business without a lot of cold calling. It is actually quite easy and painless. All you need to do is attend a networking event and begin making connections for yourself and your business.
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A simple to follow guide to networking written by Stef Thomas, author of 'Networking for Dummies'.
Attending your first networking event can be quite intimidating if you do not know what to expect. This factsheet outlines the most important "dos and don'ts" to ensure that you get the most out of every gathering. Even if you are a seasoned networker, it may serve as a useful reminder of how to get the most out of your networking.
If you run your own business in
and would like to learn more about
business networking, we have compiled a library of useful resources and frequently asked questions which we hope that you will find both interesting and useful.
We are a small independent business club and the members can expect to boost their business. Increase their business via direct and indirect referrals; Tap into the expertise of other members of the group; Establish strategic alliances within the group. This is all achieved in a friendly and relaxed environment. We do not set referral targets as we understand that certain businesses will find it more difficult to make referrals than others. Quality of referral is more important than quantity. The Club exists not to make a profit out of its business, but to help its members make a profit out of theirs. This club is run by the members for the members.
We are one of the most influential independent business leadership organisations in the UK, representing and working with over 18,000 businesses across the South West.
Address: Leigh Court, Abbots Leigh, BS8 3RA
NRG runs facilitated business networking events. Members are mainly independent professionals who are either self-employed or work for small or medium sized businesses. Our purpose is to help our members grow their business faster and more successfully.