Learn Why Joining a Networking Organization Has Its Advantages
Are you looking to expand your professional network and gain new business and skills? Do you want to connect with like-minded individuals and grow your career or business? Look no further! The Business Community Network® (BCN) is the perfect place for you.
As a member of our networking organization, you will have access to a vibrant community of professionals from diverse industries and backgrounds. You will have the opportunity to attend monthly networking events and one-on-one pipeline meetings. Each month we host a luncheon where we introduce guest speakers who are experts on a range of business topics relevant to the Atlanta marketplace.
Read on to learn why joining a networking organization can provide numerous professional benefits and opportunities.
The Benefits of the BCN Are Many
The Business Community Network provides and nurtures networking opportunities that are essential and beneficial to you and your business. We create an environment that fosters engagement and increases business possibilities.
Connecting with others that share your ambition provides numerous benefits:
1. Networking Opportunities
Connect with professionals in your industry or related fields and expand your network. From fireside chats to networking luncheons, you’ll connect with fellow decision-makers, gain industry insights and best practices, and build alliances with local businesses.
Regardless of your business industry, finding and having a support system of local professionals who share your ambition and interests can go a long way toward the development and success of your business.
2. Sales and Leads
Our members transact substantial business with each other and beyond. Through their relationships with friends and relatives, our members are exposed to an ever-widening customer base. Networking opens the door to finding and partnering with local businesses that complement your services or products — increasing your exposure and providing a more valuable customer experience.
BCN wants your business to grow, and our networking gatherings naturally encourage warm referrals. We promote our members through blog posts and social media and share press releases and member news to get more eyes on their brand.
3. Business Knowledge
Our guest speakers provide our members with cutting-edge advice on how to grow their businesses and beat the competition. Fellow members are eager to share their business acumen and insights with each other.
Our roundtable lunches are opportunities to strengthen your expertise, engage in focused discussions, and gain knowledge to help you with strategy and growth.
Past luncheon topics include:
- Navigating the Future: It’s a New Game: Where Are We Now
- Skills of the Workforce of Today and Tomorrow: Pathways to Success
- The Art of Innovation: Keeping Your Organization Relevant in an Everchanging World
- Suit Up and Show Up No Matter What: How To Overcome Obstacles Running a Small Business
- Demystifying DEIB: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging: What It Is and What It Isn’t
4. Individualized Pipeline Meetings
Our business development expert will help set you up for success in BCN and beyond. These one-on-one meetings can help you glean valuable insight into growth opportunities.
5. Community Support
Be part of our community outreach. Our non-profit members provide support and benefits to the wider community. Together, we can make a positive impact in the lives of individuals and the community as a whole.
Discover a Thriving Community for Business Growth at BCN
Joining the BCN is easy. Simply complete the Apply Now application, and one of our colleagues will contact you. If you would like to attend one of our luncheons as our guest, just let us know!
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect, transact new business, and learn. We are, after all, the organization where “Where Business Happens”! ® Contact us at 770.727.0030 or apr@BCNetwork.biz to learn more about the BCN and membership benefits. We look forward to welcoming you to our community!