Join us for our very own style of speed networking. Speed Networking is a fun, fast and furious way of networking, it has been a popular Business Growth Network event for a long time and has helped thousands of businesses to connect. This event is in partnership with Nettl of Gloucester and UK: Digital Retail Innovation Centre.
Register for your TICKET and grow your business contacts in quick succession.
You will be given 60 seconds to make the most out of your brief encounter and if the person seating in front of you is not right for you then you soon will be able to move on. If they are you can use the card to follow up after the event.
It’s only natural to feel a little apprehensive; here are a few helpful tips to prepare you for your Speed Networking session.
09.30hrs – 10.00hrs Welcome Registration, Coffee and Biscuits and Networking
10.00hrs – 10.15hrs Group Photo and Business Highlighted Spot Video Interview, Sponsors Announcement
10.15hrs – 11.00hrs Speed Networking Session
11.00hrs – 11.30hrs Open Networking and Close
Please note a number of tickets have been sponsored to enable businesses to attend. Should you take the FREE tickets available and not turn up you will be charged to cover the cost of the event.
Tips for Speed Networking
- Preparation is vital, have plenty of business cards
- Pass your business card over as soon as you sit down
- Introduce yourself
- Be concise
- Deliver the key point of your business
- Explain what you’re looking for
- Move when asked to
- Stop talking when it’s not your turn and listen
- Follow up, use the opportunity after the morning to follow up