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Entrepreneur Networking in Auckland on 16 July 2019

Business Strategy NZ

Events, Insight, Connections

Welcome to Inside Business Strategy for August 2019. I’m so excited to share that we expand to add our very first East Auckland Business Social connect at Applejacks on the Aug 12 – Details below.

Business Strategy is an active community of over 4,800 members at all different stages of their business journey and from all industries. Community participation leads to connection, insight, referral, growth and contribution. It’s great to have you on the journey in the widest and most active business oriented meetup in Auckland, Website!

Business Social Connect Events

Business Growth Social Networking – North Harbour

August 5th

Featuring Geaeme Hogan (3 Years Out)

“If you want your business wants to grow, you need a plan. You must truly believe in it and you must seriously act on it.” – Graeme Hogan.
On the North Shore? Ready to clarify, amplify and connect with like-minded entrepreneurial business professionals for mutual growth and to make an impact in areas you are passionate about? This event is for you. First Monday of every month. Kiwis from all backgrounds on their business journey, come enjoy a drink, a talk and an opportunity to add to your business here on the shore at New Brew.

Join Our Meetup

Connect & Grow East

Business Growth Social Networking – East Auckland

August 12

Featuring Cindy Mao – Business Strategy Founder & Grant Finer – BSNZ Principal Connector
Join us for the very special inaugural Social Business Networking event for Auckland’s South East region. 
Looking to clarify, amplify and connect with like-minded entrepreneurial people for mutual growth and to make an impact in areas you are passionate about. This event is for you. Kiwis from all backgrounds on their business journey, come enjoy connection, a inspiration, and an opportunity to share and connect your business in the fun environment at Applejacks.

Business Growth Social Networking – CBD

August 20

Featuring Kat Soper (The Helpful Brand)

We help Entrepreneurs smash their goals!
The Helpful Brand has evolved to identify the strengths and gaps inherent is businesses as they grow. Today we know that business leaders have natural strengths in strategy, or building teams, or deal-making, or marketing, or a number of other key disciplines. Strengths in one area can leave a gap in others. The Helpful Brand offers effective services to power-up those gaps and help entrepreneurs grow rapidly and effectively. Come along on August 20 to hear Kat’s story about her journey as a business owner, developing tools and services and growing an exciting brand helping Kiwi businesses grow.

Business Strategy NZ is a community of likeminded business-builders at every stage of the entrepreneurial journey. We are purpose-led, passionate about connecting with others and see great connections as the start of a spark for growth.

Come Along


Referrals & Growth for Established SMEs

Nearly FULL

Business Speed Networking

Thursday September 5th

One of our most highly regarded events, open to established and trading businesses – owners, BDMs and Sourcing professionals. There is no better way to extend your business connections rapidly, while sharing what you do, and learning about interesting opportunities with businesses around you.

You MUST register to attend this meetup:

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At BSN you will have a series of approximately 20 mini business meetings organised for you over the course of around 2 hours. Many participants also opt-in to stay with us after the event for a more social drinks & networking session. 

Thought Leadership & Transformation

Event Details

Entrepreneur 5.0 Auckland Event

Monday October 7th

I am personally so excited to be managing partner for our first really big event for the BSNZ Community. A one day business training focused on preparing you for growth in 2020, with world-renounced futurist and mentor Roger Hamilton

>>Share this insight with your customers and prospects. Call me personally about event sponsorship. I’m the lead advocate for this event and I’d love to share It with you.

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Founders Round Table

Founders’ Round Table, an initiative of Innovitas in association with Business Strategy NZ and The Common, is a monthly meet of founders and startup enablers to come together and discuss their experiences, stories, challenges and opinions. The forum helps build meaningful insights, learn from others experience and take away effective next steps for your business from the group.

Add Social Enterprise to Your Business Purpose

B1G1 is a global organisation helping consultants, solopreneurs and businesses of all sizes to deliver on a vision of purposebeyond profit. Create an Impact in the life of others by selecting from business aligned projects from all over the world, then use the B1G1 tools to help share your giving with like-minded partners, suppliers and customers.

Find out some more about Joining B1G1 through our
Impact Page.

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Whats Happening at BSNZ

Lead a Social Connect event

  • Get known in the local business owners community as a leader who helps bring businesses together for growth & profit! We are looking for community members with a flair for welcoming people to help with the coordination of our regional connect events. Meet / greet attendees and introduce our event speaker on the night for up to 3 events per year. Find out more.

Expose your Business to our 4,800 strong member community

We are actively promoting the businesses of attendees at Business Social events. This is a great opportunity to leave your ‘calling card’, details & company link. Here’s what you need to do to take advantage:
  1. Update your Website Profile. Visit the advanced section to add new details on your business, including logo and avatar, personal headline & company solutions.
  2. Log in to the BSNZ website on your phone, tick the ‘remember me’ box. This is optional but it’s SO much easier if you do this prior to getting along to an event;
  3. At the event scan the QR Code Checkin to confirm you are at the event. That’s it. When we upload the event review within a few days of the event, all your details will be there for fellow businesses to find and connect with you.

Update your Business Profile

Join our Organising Team

BSNZ Continues to expand at a rapid pace, right now I am looking for someone familiar with managing event listings to help coordinate our advertising, communications & invites. The time commitment is only a few hours a week. Its not a paid position, but you will have the opportunity to promote your business skills to a wide range of professionals and attract new clients. If you are interested in adding a hand, get in touch.
Thank you!
On behalf of the Business Strategy Community team,

“building an amazing business is all about creating powerful moments of connection”