How not to act in networking situations

Funny guy, Scott Torrance shared this video with me a while back. Enjoy!

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5 Pre-Event Top Tips

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1) Relevancy Make sure you choose appropriate networking events relevant to your industry. If you’re a plumber, why on earth would you go to the ‘Beauticians Bimonthly Breakfast’? I made that group up by the way so don’t go looking … Continue reading

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How to be a progressive networker

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In reply to Dave Clarke’s ‘Networking is not a numbers game’ blog post, I completely agree with his view that networking is not about “meeting as many different people as possible,” it’s about “building strong relationships with a smaller number … Continue reading

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B2B Networking: Legacy

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I recently read an article titled ‘The case for QR codes’ written by Jonathan Houston; Memeburn. The whole concept behind QR codes is brilliant. My first introduction to the technology was when a colleague invited me to connect our Blackberry’s … Continue reading

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Networking: it’s all about the complimentary wine

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Decided to invest your time in networking eh? Clever clogs. Well, deciding to do it is the first step. Seems like quite an easy task. You just rock up to some classy venue, have a few canapés, grab yourself a … Continue reading

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First piece of lego to your business empire…

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“The current economic climate isn’t just a cliché; it’s real.” I feel quite brave that the first sentence of our first blog post relates to the overused, much-hated ‘R’ word.  As much as we don’t like to talk about it, we … Continue reading

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Well look at us… we’ve joined the blogging world

Welome to the blog of Thrive for Business!

We are a corporate networking events organisation dedicated to offering fantastic events, speaker presentations and business opportunities to the Scottish business community.

The aim of this blog is not to bore you, but to interest, engage and hopefully entertain you with our business thoughts, opinions and humour! If you would prefer to read more about our company you can visit our website.

We hope you do enjoy our blog and we look forward to interacting with you.

Thanks,
The Thrive Team

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