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Networking with Other Professionals


Networking with professionals in your community helps you to stay connected to potential referral sources as well as become an active member of the professional community. Getting out and talking to others as you become the face of your business will assist in confidence building for referral sources. Remember when networking to be social, friendly and approachable as you are constantly representing your company. There are several ways to begin networking with others immediately while others take time to develop. Allow community partners to begin associating the name of your business with trust, positivity and advocacy.  Various opportunities to network include

  • Volunteering for Causes- Special Olympics, Homeless Shelter
  • Joining Kiwanis, Rotary or the Red Carpet Committee via the Chamber of Commerce
  • Sponsor a youth T-ball team or bowling team
  • Attend lunch workshops offered by other community members
  • Host an Open House at your business and invite other professionals in the area
  • Offer lunch meetings for information sharing and provide food
  • Join in Fundraising activities for Activists in the Community
  • Sponsor a community event such as movies in the park or Halloween Trick or Tot

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