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19 02, 2019

Be proud! Say it out loud! Your 60 seconds pitch is an opportunity, so embrace it with relish

By |February 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

There are a multitude of reasons why people attend business networking events. But the millions who do it all over the world, week in, week out, do it with one intent: to grow their business! At Business for Breakfast (BforB), we totally endorse that intent. But to us, business networking is about learning, supporting, educating, [...]

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?

4 02, 2019

How time flies when you are enjoying yourself!

By |February 4th, 2019|Business, Networking, News, Referral|0 Comments

Wow, how time flies! It doesn’t seem five minutes ago that we were breaking up for the Christmas and New Year holiday, and now here we are in February already. How time flies when you’re enjoying yourself! And at BforB we are enjoying ourselves. Sure, many people see January is the most miserable month of [...]

25 04, 2018

Opportunities to increase referrals with new look Business Net

By |April 25th, 2018|Business, News, Referral|0 Comments

Print media is no longer the poor relation of the digital age. Evidence shows that it still delivers impressive results in certain B2B environments - including referral marketing. BforB is delighted to be working with, Cheshire based, Craig Rooney, to drive the re-launch  of our successful in-meeting publication - Business Net. With over 10 years experience, [...]

4 03, 2016

Interview – John Haynes BforB Bury

By |March 4th, 2016|News|0 Comments

BforB ~ John Haynes   Contact : Tony Hayes, BforB Regional Director for an invite;   email . tony@bforb.co.uk John has been a member of BforB for the last 3 years, but prior to that he was a member for 5 years whilst working for HSBC Bank. John works for Key Commercial Finance Solutions Limited, a role he undertook 3 years ago. Was joining BforB one of his first undertakings when joining Key Commercial Finance? “Not quite but as a previous member I knew the format worked. We all need to build a professional network of contacts, with like-minded businesses. Being part of the BforB group facilitates this. It may seem a cliché but the ‘know-like-trust’ element is really important. I’d much rather have warm referrals than have to make a cold call”.  […]

5 02, 2016

Interview ~ Paul Moores BforB Cheadle

By |February 5th, 2016|News|0 Comments

        Cheadle ~ Bi-weekly ~ 7.00 a.m ~ 9.00 a.m. Email : tony@bforb.co.uk for invite. Paul is another BforB member based at the Cheadle group and run by Tony Hayes, Regional Director. Having just renewed his membership we sat down to discuss why Paul finds the BforB format works for him and a brief insight into a police career which started before his 17th birthday. […]

19 11, 2015

Interview ~ Colin Foster BforB Local Director

By |November 19th, 2015|News|0 Comments

                                 Meetings held in Oldham and Tameside. Contact Colin directly for full group information @ colin@us4b.co.uk Colin is one of Business for Breakfast’s longest serving members, having joined in 2002 while John Fisher was still running the meetings himself. Colin received a letter of invitation to the Tameside group, which he tells us hit his desk at just the right time and he’s never looked back. Colin doesn’t have a traditional take on what BforB can offer him! This made for a really interesting chat. […]

6 11, 2015

Interview ~ Darren McGuinness BforB Stockport

By |November 6th, 2015|News|0 Comments

                            Darren was a member of BforB before John Fisher actually made the big move to franchise Business for Breakfast!   Darren is one of the owning directors in a law firm, a husband and father to two munchkins. We were of course intrigued to find out why he had stayed loyal to the BforB family for over 10 years and his input on the best and worst bits! “My first BforB was the Tameside Group back in 2004/2005. Around the time that John Fisher was making the move to franchise out Business for Breakfast. I’ve stayed loyal simply because the format works. I’m currently the coordinator for the Stockport BforB, which runs on alternate Tuesday’s. We’re always looking to introduce new guests to our group. Please get in touch if you would like an invite. […]

23 10, 2015

Interview ~ Jason Yearwood BforB Regional Director

By |October 23rd, 2015|News|0 Comments

                                 Contact Jason directly for full network groups, email  jason.yearwood@bforb.co.uk Jason Yearwood has been a Regional Director of Business for Breakfast (BforB UK) since 2012. Having spent most of his adult life in corporate sales Jason was first introduced to business networking in 2010, after launching his own business after a redundancy. It was great to sit down and discover what makes Jason tick, and his first thoughts on networking and his final realisation that BforB UK was the right platform for him. “After being made redundant in 2010 from a corporate sales position I was told by business acquaintances and friends that I should look to increase my business interests in Utility Warehouse via business networking. I’d never been and I really didn’t know what to expect. I went to a lot! Free ones, lunch ones, breakfast, organised well-known and long established ones. There was a great deal to choose from! […]