PR and Marketing Strategy

Getting business networking wrong and five ways to get it right

There are five ways business owners are getting networking wrong, according to Neil Davis of Sterling Networks.

Alternative Finance for Business

Fund Her North facilitates £1.2m worth of funding for women founders

Networking collective launches Women Angels of the North to encourage more female angel investors to back northern start-ups


Last chance to sign up and harness the power of peer networking

Listening to the experience of other business owners can be so valuable. Join Peer Networks for free valuable advice


Why networking is this Silicon Valley exec’s secret weapon

From tackling toxic culture against women to making and taking opportunities, ForeScout Technologies CTO Julie Cullivan outlines what success in Silicon Valley looks like.


How to get better at networking

Putting yourself on the map as an entrepreneur and making the right personal contacts are crucial for long-term success. GrowthBusiness maps out the landscape you will have to negotiate to reach your goal.


5 networking tips that prove it’s not what you know, it’s who you know

White Bull Summit's Elizabeth Perry shares top networking tips for building meaningful business relationships.

PR and Marketing Strategy

Make networking work for you

Networking can delivered more return on investment than any other business tool, but with so many events taking place every night of the week across the UK, how can you stand out from the sea of names, numbers and business cards?

Social Media

Keeping you posted: the importance of social media for women in business

Does a historic lack of networking opportunities mean women have more to gain from using social media for work?


Modern networking about more than just numbers, says expert

David Sole, co-author of 21st Networking, speaks to Growth Business about what it takes to be a successful networker in the age of social media.

Venture Capital Funding

Speed date networking with venture capitalists

To find out how start-ups are taking the opportunity to make 15-minute introductions with investors, GrowthBusiness visited the offices of Passion Capital for an open office afternoon.

PR and Marketing Strategy

How to get ahead in networking

7am might not be everyone's idea of the best time to generate leads, but for members of Business Network International (BNI), the earlier they start, the better.