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Review – March Social Meetup

This month we gathered at our favourite city pub venue, Tom Tom. The bar is undergoing renovation so this month we stuck inside near the bar, with community entrepreneurs spreading out across the lean-tables for their conversation. Interestingly this month brought wide diversity in attendee origin. USA, Europe, Japan, the

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Review – Propel – With Mike Handcock

Business growth experts Mike Handcock and Landi Jac delivered their inspiring message on Prosperity, Freedom & Purpose in a session packed with practical tips. With his unique style, Mike wove personal stories, experiences, music, humor, connection and purpose into a fun and engaging talk with key messages focusing on the

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Review – LEGO Serious Play Customer Connect Workshop

Spreading carefully allocated bricks over the workshop table in the sunny Event Space at Bizdojo Takapuna, participants at our April Customer Connect workshop got a unique opportunity to explore their business direction & attraction strategies. This workshop took the form of sequential building using LEGO®.  Representations of our business, our

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March Newsletter

Business Strategy NZ Events, Insight, Connections Hi, Welcome to Inside Business Strategy for March 2019. Our Meetup Community attracts purpose-led, entrepreneurial leaders at all stages of business looking to grow by creating new connections. Business Strategy is an active community of nearly 4,300 members at all different stages of their business journey and from

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Review – Harness Technology and Scale Your Business

Our member workshop with Anthony McMahon from the IT Psychiatrist was a great success, and as our first event on Auckland’s North Shore we were excited to bring together business owners for an insightful session on IT strategy. Anthony’s talk covered the importance of selecting the right tools for your

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Review – February Founders Round Table

Founders Round Table meets in a Mastermind format to share plans, experiences, best practice and insight around a topic key for founders to grow high-scale businesses. This February our topic was The Art of Choosing a Cofounder. While the selection of represented industries was wide, encompassing building services, consulting, marketing,

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Review – February Social Meetup

On Tuesday 19 Feb we held our second Auckland Business Strategy Social meetup, with around 30 purpose-led entrepreneurs attending to meet, connect, gather new ideas and share about their businesses. Like many of our events the group comprised of around 50% first-time attendees and a few familiar faces who were

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2019 Purpose & Goals Podcast

Recently I was a guest on the Leading to Prosperity podcast, hosted by BSNZ community member Deepak Daniel from Genesis Consulting. If you would like to get a deeper understanding of our vision for this group, our “Why” and some of the ways we make a contribution to business people

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Is this group for me?
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Is this group for me?

Welcome! When we get this question it’s often being asked by someone who has started in business relatively recently, or perhaps they had made to start, but haven’t launched yet.  If you are starting out, working from home, have a few clients but know you need more, and know that

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Business Speed Networking Event Summary

February saw more that 40 passionate SME business owners and developers come together for Business Speed Networking, a special event that offers a high value, engaging, structured environment for meeting new business contacts from a wide variety of industries. This event saw the introduction of ‘Featured Attendees’, who’s businesses are

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February Newsletter

Connect and Grow – BSNZ Business Networking in 2019 Welcome Website to our first BSNZ newsletter for 2019. Great information inside about forthcoming connection opportunities Community Updates inside Business Strategy NZ Hi Website,  Welcome to Inside Business Strategy for February 2019. Our Meetup Community attracts purpose-led, entrepreneurial leaders at all

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Crowdfunding Your Startup Event Summary

January’s Crowdfunding  Mastermind opened discussions on a good variety of options for attendees. There was some great experience sharing from Kickstarter as well as Debt, Equity, and opt-in support platforms including Patreon. Around the room we had a good variety of startups including: Manufacturing Literature & Art Education International fundsourcing

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January Social Meetup Recap

Our first Social Entrepreneur meetup for 2019 happened on January 15th, with a fantastic turnout. It was great to see strong representation from first timers as those setting out on a new business journey in 2019 attended to mingle, share & learn from the more established businesses in the group.

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Professional networking in a more social environment

The nature of almost every aspect of our work has changed or is changing rapidly. It’s common for services and product professionals to be able to work from any location and in a variety of great environments to do their best work, and modern professionals are for the first time

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Make connections and friends in the NZ business community

Is it time to broaden your circle of connections and look for some new people to help you take next steps in your business journey? That’s really common in Business Strategy NZ. A good number of members are attracted here because they have set a new goal, direction or purpose

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January Social Meetup

Start 2019 Our first social meetup for 2019 is coming soon. Join likeminded business-builders at every stage of the entrepreneurial journey. If you made a new-years resolution to finally do something about that business idea thats been in the back of your mind for ages, BSNZ is a perfect environment for you

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Business Strategy Social Networking November 2018

An entrepreneurial gathering of purpose-led business people this month at our favourite city casual venue – Tom Tom. “Facebook Ads that Don’t Suck” was our speaker topic, featuring Vincent Lei & Leo from SMT Business Media. This month our business builders consisted of approx 1/3 first-time attendees, the majority of

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Community News BSNZ November 2018

Community Updates inside Business Strategy NZ Hi Meetup Community, Welcome to Inside Business Strategy for November 2018 Our Meetup Community attracts people at all stages of business looking to grow by creating new connections. This week we surpassed 4,050 purpose-led, entrepreneurial people across our network from all industriess and at all stages of

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B1G1 Impact World Tour Coming to NZ November 27-28

Business Strategy NZ is excited to support B1G1, an organisation for global giving. Join us at the Impact Tour this November! Invest in a morning to explore the WHAT, WHY and HOW of creating a business that truly matters. 6x TEDx speakers and bestselling authors Paul Dunn and Masami Sato

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Community News BSNZ October 2018

inside Business Strategy Hi Community Member, Welcome to Inside Business Strategy, community update #2 Our Meet-up Community attracts people at all stages of business looking to grow by creating new connections. Our community of business creators encompasses more than 3900 individuals covering all industries and all phases of business. With September behind us there is a

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Business Speed Networking is coming 1 November

Join us on November 1st for a very special Business Community event. Business Speed Networking is for existing Owners, Managers and Business Development Professionals to network together in an engaging, structured network environment designed to be fun, informative and valuable.We’ve teamed up with The Common – The Entrepreneurs Playground, to provide the

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Community News BSNZ September 2018

Community Updates inside Business Strategy NZ Hi Everyone, Welcome to Inside Business Strategy Our Meetup Community attracts people at all stages of business looking to grow by creating new connections. This week we surpassed 3,850 members, and are easily the largest business meetup group in Auckland focused on generating value for our community

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