Month - April 2010

Entering the ‘Twitter’ age

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Not content with a blog, we’ve also added a Twitter site, making it even easier to follow what we are up to here at BNI Clerkenwell. Check us out at www.twitter.com/bniclerkenwell Have a great Bank Holiday weekend.

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BNI Clerkenwell – Putney Riverside Dinner at Wallace & Co.: 26 April

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Thank you for attending the dinner at Howard’s restaurant Wallace & Co. Not only did I have a fabulous time, but I also enjoyed organising it! The restaurant is lovely with a real ‘at home’ feeling, combined with that of a country kitchen. Forget about these trendy cold, minimalist designs in...

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10 minutes: Simon Manuel, Clegg Manuel Solicitors

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Simon Manuel from Clegg Manuel solicitors tells us about pitfalls in property law. One buyer of a property in Chelsea nearly became a victim of fraud, Clegg Manuel however discovered that the property to sell was not owned by the seller. Another problem encountered by one of their clients was...

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BNI Clerkenwell, 7:30am…

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I wish you a good morning from BNI’s networking table bright and early in Clerkenwell. This is a “live feed” from the meeting, we’re connected to the internet and are transmitting info about it as we speak. Charles Gervais did the education prep talk this week, and he reminds us...

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BNI chapter social

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BNI Clerkenwell are hosting a social evening on Monday the 26th of April at Wallace and Co in Putney and are inviting members of the BNI Putney chapter to come along. At least 30 people have signed up to come along, so it will surely be a fantastic night out....

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The power of 1-2-1s

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Clerkenwell Chapter is made up of some people who have been members for over 13 years while others have only been attending meetings for the past couple of months. However, no matter how long you’ve been a BNI member, it is vital that you have 1-2-1s with other people in...

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Learning about the power of websites

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In a digital age where the internet has become the pre-eminent form of communications, the role of the website has become absolutely vital for any business. So, we are pleased that within the Chapter we have our very own specialist web designer Anuschka Fritz of Moustique Design. During last week’s...

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Wise words from our resident specialist in inviting visitors

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Howard Graham of Westbury chartered accountants gave a brilliant account this morning on how best to entice visitors to sample what we all already know as a great source of new business, and get them to visit our chapter. Howard pointed out that inviting visitors is key to growing the...

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Educate to accumulate!

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Last week’s topic for the Education slot was – What is a Referral?? We give them out every week – but are they really referrals….are we giving each other the best chance of gaining business and do we have our BNI radar tuned in correctly when listening out for possible...

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Spring, election fever and economic renewal are in the air – let’s get networking!

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As Winston Churchill once said: “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” I like to think that members at BNI Clerkenwell are all optimists. Despite the pessimism of the past two years, the Chapter has continued to exploit opportunities, wherever they may be...

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