Chapter Director Rus Rogers was pleased to welcome Gita Patel of Laser and Aesthetic Clinic as a new member to the Gravesend Chapter. Gita visited the Chapter previously, enjoyed the business networking and decided to apply for membership. We all welcome her and look forward to doing business. Peter Vandervennin of Financial Consultancy took the … More Over £100k this week!
Chapter Director, Rus Rogers was pleased to present Mike Thornton of PCL and Thornton with his BNI Eleven Year membership badge. Congratulations Mike! Peter Vandervennin of Financial Alliance took the education slot and, following his “back to basics” policy, reminded us of the importance of one to ones. He said that they provide the best … More Gravesend Chapter BNI. Weekly meetings
A business meeting within the BNI structure so familiar to members this week. The education spot was taken – off the cuff- by Damon Trott of Utility Warehouse. Damon’s message was brief but very important for self employed to remember. He said that NO is not negative. If you get a rejection, just smile and … More Business Breakfast Meeting
Today was the last meeting for the present management team headed by Jackie Murphy. The last six months have been lively, fun and with record breaking quantities of business referrals and business value passed between members of the Gravesend Chapter. In this meeting alone members passed 101 referrals to each other with over £21,000 of … More End of Summer
The sixty seconds presentations were brisk an to the point this week highlighting a wide range of services with many members including their USPs. One strength of BNI is that it makes us examine not only what we do but who we are before we stand up in front of 40 people and try to … More Goals
Colin Howell took the education spot this week with some thoughts about BNI referrals. He reminded us that we as a Chapter have referred business worth over £1 million pounds in the last six months. Now that is an achievement and Colin asked us to consider which members we thought might have benefited most from … More Gold meeting at a Gold Chapter
Chapter Director Jackie Murphy was very pleased to welcome two more members to the Gravesend Chapter this week. Ryan McKenzie of Flow3Drains has rejoined the Chapter and Estelle Gillett of The Wellness Centre has stopped subbing for us and actually joined us.They will both bring enthusiasm and value to the Chapter and we all look … More A simple truth.