Networking Tips

We have been running networking events since 2007, so we know about networking. Browse our networking top tips by us and our members. From Zoom breakout rooms, to what not to do at a networking meeting.

Ten Top Tips for currency exchange

Transferring your money from one country to another, whether for your business or for personal payments, can bring added complexity and cost - but currency specialist, Halo Financial, can ensure your transfers are safe and secure, find the best rate and save you time,...

Ten things not to do during a networking event

Ten things not to do during a networking event Attending a networking event can be a little daunting for a newbie, inaugural networker, which is why at iwant2network we believe firmly in making these events more accessible for all. Whilst we have done a number of...

EBN Effective Business Network Review

Iwant2network reviews ebn This week at ebn we spoke with the delightful Glenys Chatterley about her networking company Effective Business Network; always known as ebn . Bought by Glenys almost seven years ago, when it was still Essex Business Network and had just five...

Dressing for a Networking Event

Dressing for success at a networking event This week at iWant2Network we spoke to Lauren Manville, a wonderful stylist and the owner of Lauren Manville Style. With a background in design and therapy she applies both disciplines in helping to empower her clients and...

Your Business Community (YBC) Review

YBC was formed in 2014 as a modern alternative to Federations and Chambers Finding that, increasingly, small businesses don’t identify with traditional organisations they wanted to offer a support service that really made a difference in the life of a small business...

Networking for Introverts

Networking tips for introverts These days networking is all about building those long term connections, which frankly is easier said than done, particularly for those people who may find the idea of walking into a room full of brand new people somewhat daunting. Over...

Toast Networking Review

Set up as an alternative to traditional networking, Toast offers structured networking without the “stuffiness” and “cliqueness” of established groups. Founded by power trio: Licia Graves, Angela Parker and Su Gregory who run Datacomunique, Hired Assistant and...

Etiquette when you have finished your networking

Etiquette when you have finished your networking So you have attended your very first networking meeting. You have, naturally, read through all of our material on how to effectively network and how to calm your nerves at networking and you perfected your 60 second...

Review of the Private Dining Club

Founded by David Bell, a wealth manager looking for ways to expand his reach among high net worth clients, the Private Dining Club does a fantastic job of targeting, an often, elusive niche. Having started as an informal venture – a way to connect with his core...

A honest take of being a working mum

An honest take on being a working mum by found of IWant2Network, Lizzie Phillips Now several things you need to know about this blog... 1. I like to talk but not normally about myself. 2. Being a mum is hard. 3. Being a business owner is hard. 4. Doing both...