The Home Of Referrals That Turn Into Business
Business for Breakfast (BforB) is the hardest working Business Networking Group in the UK.
BforB is internationally recognised for creating successful networking meetings, events and training for referral marketing. We create an environment where you can build quality relationships within your group, backed up by an ongoing member support programme.
We are here to help you get new business from quality business introductions and referrals made through our meetings.
65% of the worlds products and services are exchanged following a referral or recommendation
Your business will become part of a friendly and welcoming culture that helps you get to know, like and trust other members who will, over time, become advocates for your business.
As relationships grow, you will develop a mutual understanding with each member of your group who are then out in the business community actively promoting your business, product or service.
As you will be the only member of your group that works in your business sector, your new group of advocates will only be actively passing business referrals to you.
Get a ready made sales force to promote your business and pass you referrals
Established in 2001 we have, and continue to be, a leader and innovator in referral marketing.
Our new Referral Academy is now delivering leadership and business development programmes for members to help them become even more successful in their referral marketing and networking activities.
Referral marketing is one of the most cost effective and sustainable ways to generate new business leads and growing an organisation.
What Makes BforB Different?
Business for Breakfast is constantly innovating to be at the forefront of our changing business environment, whilst maintaining a warm and welcoming culture that also supports those comfortable with a more traditional business interaction.
We believe in creating the best possible environment for members of the business community to develop strong, long lasting cooperative relationships that result in quality new business leads and referrals.
Innovation can come from unexpected places and from unexpected sectors, industries or individuals. However, we welcome our member’s suggestions use feedback to constantly develop how we can all best benefit from referral marketing. Listening to your feedback for the improvement of your experience with BforB is important to us.
Developing quality referrals can take time. Therefore, some meetings you might bring more contributions, some meetings less, our groups understand this provided it is done with genuine intent. Acting responsibly, reliably when passing contribution is what counts.
We have a supportive network that is designed to help make you the best referral marketer possible. This is underpinned by our very own BforB Referral Academy, a bespoke platform to further develop members’ capabilities in referral marketing and other transferrable business skills.
To create an innovative business networking environment that will help companies reach their potential through building a valuable network of advocates.
To become the world’s most respected business networking facilitator for exceptional service delivered to our members. We do this by delivering innovative and effective opportunities to build relationships and delivering meaningful training to further professional development, all designed to build a stronger advocate base.
Make It Count:
Your BforB membership experience is KEY. We understand that your time is precious so our referral marketing is designed to deliver a valuable return on your time, energy and efforts. Make every second count.
Building Strategic Alliances:
Your success in business depends on building a strong reputation and a network of advocates. Creating and strengthening co-operative and long-lasting relationships with your group will help you realise your business aspirations.
The bigger and stronger your network of strategic business alliances, the bigger and stronger your business will become.
Be The Leader, Not A Follower:
BforB is an innovator of referral marketing and business networking. We were the first British franchised referral marketing company in the UK, but it didn’t stop there.
We are always looking for additional ways to add value for our you to gain from your referral marketing programme from the Referral Academy training programme launched in 2016, to the BforB App.
We want you to be a leader in your industry and it’s our mission to help make that happen.
Unlock Your Potential:
We want to unlock your potential. Whether you’re looking for new clients; increased confidence or new skills from the BforB Referral Academy training; or advice and strategy from your new network of advocates, BforB is the key to opening doors and growing your business.
We work with active members, those who want to work together to grow a stronger, more profitable business. It is this collective ethos, with every member making a positive contribution to the group that makes your experience with BforB so successful.
You get the training and support you need to actively contribute to the group which allowing you to pass and receive introductions and referrals.
OUR GROUND RULES
You will be joining a group of engaged business people who are serious about growing their businesses.
Within Business for Breakfast, business is shared and not just taken. It works because every member is there to build mutually beneficial business alliances and pass qualified referrals. You are therefore expected to:
Bring positive contributions to the team through qualified referrals and introductions
Invite guests to sample BforB and widen the groups networking capability
Attend every meeting, or send a representative, to maintain and build alliances
Conduct 1-2-1’s with fellow members to build relationships and alliances
Share testimonials with the group about work well done
Follow up, remember even a great referral can be lost without active follow–up. See the process through.
BforB Networking is about sharing and giving, not taking. We help building trust and helping one another toward goals. Your Business grows as engaging with contacts and tracked referrals business relationship. We help sowing the seeds for reciprocal assistance and achieve your goals.
BforB network is an excellent source of gaining new perspectives and ideas to help you in your role. Exchanging information on challenges, experiences and goals is a key benefit that our members avail. Our members gain new insights that they have otherwise not thought of.