Entries by Karen Pawlowska

Investing in business relationships….or eating breakfast?

Business Networking in High Wycombe over Breakfast Why would you find yourself presenting to an interested audience straight after a very satisfying fry up? Well it might be that you have joined Chiltern Business Connections, a fine group of people who like to network and, help each other’s clients and customers…..whilst indulging themselves in a […]

Unlocking LinkedIn Business Networking with Angus Grady

What an great networking meeting this morning; yet more evidence that local business networking is alive and thriving in High Wycombe, particularly with groups such as Chiltern Business Connections where business development is an essential part of the group’s membership ethos. The group had indicated to current Chairs, Jay Blake and Karen Pawlowska of TakeOneTV […]

Local Business Networking Group brings charities together

Don’t ever say the benefits of networking are just about getting referrals on bits of paper, or invoices for money in the bank business! Yes, of course those things are important and a staple part of a good networking group. However, there’s a lot more to it than that, and really good networking groups work […]

Why is a business networking referral process important?

Some networking groups use slips of paper to note down business connections and referrals to new contacts for members. At CBC it’s certainly not compulsory, however it does make a difference. The reason it makes a difference is threefold. Firstly, it helps the person making the referral remember what they have promised to do, and […]

Props morning highlights CBC business profiles

Adding a bit of variety to networking can bring some interesting results.  CBC members were asked to bring a prop to the networking meeting which would help the rest of the group remember them more easily in the coming week. We were treated to a box of chocolates from Paul Beck of Applied Legal Services who […]

How to develop a Marketing Strategy for your Business

CBC member Tracy Reader of Marketing Mechanics treated the group to an insight into the essentials of developing a marketing strategy for businesses that delivers positives results. Tracy specialises in delivering high impact marketing communications campaigns, using sharp, consistent messaging and design to increase brand recognition, customer loyalty and sales. With strong written, visual and […]

Video Stars in the Making

Many thanks to Chris Nisbet from the Fish Partnership for agreeing to take part in CBC’s new video marketing content being produced by Take One Business Communications. Chris is a qualified Chartered Accountant and is now a Director at Fish Partnership, having originally trained and qualified with the firm. His friendly and supportive approach has allowed […]

How to use Video in your Marketing Strategy for Business Growth

Chiltern Business Communications provides its members with regular opportunities to present to the group about the services they provide to their clients. Tuesday 22nd May is the next insight talk which will be delivered by Jay Blake, Brand Ambassador for Take One Business Communications sharing how video can be used to maximise your impact online, […]

Talking Blogs at CBC

CBC members enjoyed a walk through demonstration on how to update and load new blogs for the group from local designer and group member, Jason Chapman of Rare Design. The session covered how to change the lead image, create text content, add a slideshare element and videos to create stunning blog content for the website. […]