Profiles

Networking app N3 aims to help finance professionals bypass ineffectual chit chat at events

- November 19, 2015 3 MIN READ

Almost every article, column, book, or speech giving career advice will spend some time talking about networking; after all, success can often be down to not what you know, but who you know. As such, the business world is full of networking events and gatherings, but their usefulness is debatable – it’s easy to spend a whole night talking to people without having made one relevant connection.

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Serial entrepreneur or serial failure?

- February 12, 2015 3 MIN READ

I stood there slightly irked, having realised that I’d been duped into attending my least favourite type of business event – networking. I’m sure whoever pioneered the networking event meant well. But business networking events – specifically a portion of local ones – have turned into something quite awful.

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VDM Newsletter Tuesday 12th of June

- June 12, 2012 < 1 MIN READ

We all know that networking is one of the easiest and most powerful ways to grow your business. There is a reason that when you attend a networking event that you see the same familiar faces and hear the same success stories of growth, wealth and opportunities coming up for these serial networkers.