Try to look at it from the point of view of your fellow networker. You are one of many people they’ll be chatting with. If you were them, would you want to hear long-winded answers to ‘What do you do?’ and other questions? Or succinct and interesting answers that are easy to understand, remember and pass on to others?
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“Since starting my business last year, ABN has been instrumental in my success with around £9k of business won this year alone. Most of my clients are on monthly contracts so it is ongoing income. There are also a few enquiries out there and a few referrals from ABN members so it is growing all the time”
“ABN has genuinely had an impact on our sales with regards new clients, repeat business, as well as lasting relationships which we value“
“Delighted to be an ABN Gold Member and in the G10 Sales Intel Group – thoroughly enjoy working with you as supplier, customer and banterer – thank you for the extremely valuable networking that ABN provides”
“Business is booming – another 4 new clients this week. 2 referrals from existing ABN clients and 1 through ABN networking – so my ABN Gold membership is worth every penny!”
“I’ve been a member an ABN Ten group for a few years now and have found it so beneficial, with tens of thousands of pounds of new business won. It’s opened doors that otherwise would never have opened for me”
“I know from the results that advertising on ABNCommunity has greatly increased our visibility and given is new business opportunities”
What is ABN Community?
We launched ABN Community in July 2008 as a way for local businesses and organisations to network online for free. 11 years later, ABN Community is used by over 7000 people to raise their profile, make connections and gain new opportunities.
How do I use ABN Community?
Similar to what you probably already do on Linkedin, Facebook and Twitter, ABN Community gives you the chance to share more information about your business/organisation and what you do, add content (discussions, blogs, videos and events), make online connections with new/existing contacts, chat, develop new opportunities and have some fun!
Why should I use ABN Community?
ABN Community links perfectly to all ABN’s offline services too. Giving you a unique method of taking your online activity offline and your offline activity online. Over the last 11 years, our most successful business-winning members have combined both elements to benefit both themselves and their businesses.
ABN Networking events will help you grow the quality and quantity of your contact sphere and develop new opportunities with more north-east business and organisations
ABN Gold events give you the chance to develop relationships with ABN’s best-networked embers, as well as further opportunities at joint events with other networking organisations
Members have won £18m in new business.
Why not get in touch today, and you can find out more about how ABN can help support your business.