Business

/Business
31 07, 2019

Be an early bird – and maximise your BforB experience!

By |July 31st, 2019|Blog, Business, Networking|0 Comments

The early bird, as the proverb goes, catches the worm. And it’s true for business networking: arrive early, and make the connections that the latecomers might miss out on. Networking is an essential part of growing a business – whether you’ve just started it, or whether you want to build it and grow. However valuable [...]

5 07, 2019

BforB is Ramona’s ‘big opportunity’ to give something back to her local community, and make a difference

By |July 5th, 2019|Appointments, Blog, Business, Networking|0 Comments

The desire for an opportunity to ‘do something completely different’ with her professional life prompted Ramona Leach to investigate the idea of buying a franchise. Within months of first dipping her toe into the proverbial waters, Ramona is now ‘extremely excited’ to have signed up to be the Regional Director for BforB in Leicester, and [...]

19 06, 2019

Sent to Coventry for another successful BforB launch!

By |June 19th, 2019|Blog, Business, Group news, Networking|0 Comments

Another BforB group has been launched, this time an evening meeting in Coventry. It is the second BforB group in the city, with the fortnightly Friday morning meet gathering pace. The new evening group will meet every other Tuesday from 6.30pm to 8pm, and it’s launch, at the Citrus Hotel, on the outskirts of Coventry, [...]

10 06, 2019

“Know, Like, Trust” – tried, tested, and the results speak for themselves!

By |June 10th, 2019|Blog, Business, Group news|0 Comments

By Nicky Thomas In networking circles, we frequently bound around the ‘Know - Like - Trust’ formula as the tried and tested route to delivering sustainable referrals for our business. But how often do we take a step back and consider how it really works in action? It sounds simple. Have a coffee; get to know and [...]

15 04, 2019

Prevention is better than cure – health screening is the passport to a longer, healthier life.

By |April 15th, 2019|Business, Group news, Networking, News, Referral|0 Comments

BforB is privileged to have members representing a multitude of trades, industries and professions. Among them is healthcare, and we’re delighted to give a platform to Pat Fegan, who runs Solihull Health Check Clinic with his wife Eileen. Pat and Eileen gave the Spotlight feature at our Birmingham meeting on April 16th, and fascinating it [...]

21 03, 2019

How the examples of sporting icons can work for your business

By |March 21st, 2019|Business, Group news, Networking, News, Referral|0 Comments

Many of us marvel at the achievements of some of the world’s greatest sportsmen and women. Those who rise head and shoulders above their rivals don’t do it overnight: talent is given, greatness is earned, usually by hours and hours of toil and sweat. The world of business has many similarities to sport: preparation, competition, [...]

18 03, 2019

Shout loud and proud about your business

By |March 18th, 2019|Business, Networking, News|0 Comments

…… and if you do so consistently, then networking will become very rewarding!   When your goal is to run a successful business, the best advice you will ever get is that you go out networking. It is, or should be, a key part of any marketing strategy. The simple fact is this: if you [...]

13 03, 2019

Nicky’s award is swift recognition of how to make an immense impact.!

By |March 13th, 2019|Business, Group news, Networking, News, Referral|0 Comments

It’s a very worthy guideline to follow, and as true today as it ever has been: ‘you get out of life what you put into it’. Our BforB 2018 ‘Franchisee of the Year’, Nicky Thomas, is thriving proof of that. Nicky is, by her own admission, an accidental franchisee. She attended a BforB meeting as [...]

13 02, 2019

It’s so easy to fall in love with great networking!

By |February 13th, 2019|Business, Networking, Referral|0 Comments

LOVE is in the air. Love is all around us. And why shouldn’t it be. It’s Valentine’s Day, and love will be the focus for many people throughout the day. Romance lives on around the world, and long may it do so. Here at BforB we love our partners, those of us in a relationship; [...]

7 02, 2019

So, you run a business and network regularly?

By |February 7th, 2019|Business, Networking|0 Comments

So, you run a business and network regularly? You’re a busy networker on behalf of the company you work for? Or maybe you are looking for a fresh challenge, and prepared to make a small investment to go with it?