I once had a contact ask me at an event: ‘Is there anyone important here?’ (I replied (sarcastically) – ‘You mean apart from you?’). If that’s your approach, don’t go networking – you’re writing off far too many people and immediately limiting your opportunities
Tim Waters of Town & Country Apartments has been appointed group manager of the M10 group. His members include professionals involved within marketing, charity, recruitment, design, advertising, assurance, IT and business development sectors.
If you’ve been to some networking events recently you’ll have picked up on the extra buzz – contacts meeting in person for the first time in 2 years, or meeting contacts in the real world after starting to get to know each other online, as well as all the new contacts that a long break brings
Our brand new ABN banners were unveiled earlier this week at Before-Noon (B4N) Networking, with thanks to XIC, Flux and our models – all local business owners in Aberdeen
2022 is off to a roaring start for Aberdeen Business Network (ABN), with the addition of Jamie Smith of Phil Anderson Financial Services (PAFS) joining as their 7000th online community member.
Of course we’re going to talk about work when we’re representing our business/organisation at a networking event. However, please remember that talking solely about work isn’t the best way to build work relationships
On 15th December, we were joined by a group of our members & clients to announce the winners of the 2021 ABN Awards!
Following the very successful takeover of ABN Ten Groups by James Allan of Flux for A10 and Steven Smith of Appsure for Q10, we’re delighted to announce that Aberdeen Business Network have recently appointed four more Ten Group managers. They join longstanding managers John Willis of 2 Circles Communications for L10, Jason Moir of XIC for X10 and Andrew Smith of ABN who remains manager to the remaining 2 groups.
All good things must come to an end… including ‘Cows, Not Cow: How to make your networking really work’ Season 2! Many thanks to all our brilliant guests for joining us in a successful series.
Any networking organisation/format that’s been running for years will be effective for most of its attendees, otherwise why would they attend?? And networking events give us the chance to develop relationships, so it’s wrong to say that an event/format doesn’t work. However, it may not work best for you compared to other options