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What Business Insurance Do I Need?

What insurances do I need for my venture? Here we list the BIG 5 insurance products to consider for your business.. The only legally required insurance for a business is Employers Liability. As a responsible entrepreneur you owe it to yourself to protect your hard...

7 Ways to Build Trust With Your Customers

Here are 7 top tips to help you to earn the trust of potential customers Craft A Clear Sales Message A clear sales message that converts is important for more than your business’s bottom line. It’s one of the best ways to build trust with your potential customers and...

What We’ve Learnt from 30 Months of Virtual Meetings

Here, we share our Zoom top tips and business insights from having thousands of members and visitors through our digital doors, holding more than 300 events on Zoom in one year alone. MNC went to a fully virtual networking meeting provision overnight at the start of...

Accelerating Women’s Enterprise

Are you a female business owner or a woman wanting to start a business but have barriers to overcome? MNC  is thrilled to be once again working with the Accelerating Women’s Enterprise project to bring much-needed, FULLY-funded business training to our community and...

Parliament, A Pink Lady and Greenland

At the beginning of July, MNC Director Sara Guiel attended a reception at the House of Commons in London to celebrate talented women in the workplace.  Sara was on her way to listen to the inspiring speakers including Laura Ferris MP, Jess Phillips MP, Sonya Barlow,...

Introducing The MNC Gold Membership

We created MNC Gold as a premium membership for business owners who either want to do more with My Networking Club in terms of promoting their own business or who would like to create or grow their own networking business

Introducing The MNC Pro Membership

In our previous post talking about the new MNC Memberships we introduced the new Flexi Plan Membership. Now we introduce the new MNC Pro Membership:MNC Pro Membership MNC Pro is our most direct replacement for the previous MNC Regional Membership, but with lots of...

The New MNC Memberships are Here

Like everything else, the world of business networking has been turned on it's head, spun around a few times and shaken up over the past couple of years. As business owners, we are all gradually moving on from those challenging times with hope of a positive future in...

New Social Media Networking for A New Era

As business starts to settle to a new rhythm at My Networking Club HQ, we’ve been having lots of conversations about how to best serve our membership and our wider community.  Every business is getting used to a brave new dawn post pandemic and MNC is no...

Business and Charity News – Castle Night Trek for Chestnut Tree House

By Kate Henwood This was the sight that greeted Carolyn Strand and I as we stumbled back to the castle last Saturday night/Sunday morning, having completed the Chestnut Tree House Castle Night Trek 2022 at Herstmonceux Castle. Beyond this arch was a glass of bubbles,...

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What We’ve Learnt from 30 Months of Virtual Meetings

Here, we share our Zoom top tips and business insights from having thousands of members and visitors through our digital doors, holding more than 300 events on Zoom in one year alone. MNC went to a fully virtual networking meeting provision overnight at the start of...

Is CSR the opportunity your business is missing out on?

Louise Gilbey explains why corporate social responsibility is about more than just giving to charities and how small businesses can benefit.

Collaborate to create impact

Liz Sorton saw a potential opportunity to support the community, but she couldn’t do it alone. Here she shares how collaboration led to the launch of an initiative that could deliver great impact.

My Greatest Lesson: Be prepared to take imperfect action

Kate Henwood is a stickler for detail, but in the latest MNC blog, she explains why ‘done is better than perfect’…

What is your cherry on top?

What added value do you bring to your clients? Liz Ranger discusses the importance of considering their needs to reap the rewards.

Card reader: The essential business tool

If you take payments, a card reader might be the best option for processing. Karen Fabrizi fills us in on what you need to know…

You have to lead your life before you can lead your business

Are you giving your life the attention it deserves? Marina Fernandez offers some perspective to help you live, love and lead.

The businessperson’s guide to retirement planning

Andrew Leppard reminds us why we should start preparing for our later years and how to kick start our retirement plans.

Love or fear: Which is your business born of?

Kasia Rampersad shares her enlightening journey towards a budding business that’s starting to bear fruit.

How SMART are you?

Set up a goal right and you’ll smash it. Barbara Hibbart shares the SMARTIE goals technique that will keep you on target.

Work/Life Balance

The businessperson’s guide to retirement planning

Andrew Leppard reminds us why we should start preparing for our later years and how to kick start our retirement plans.

Time to start planning your holiday!

It’s finally time to start planning some well-earned R&R. Here’s Sally-Jo Asser with advice for planning for a successful break away.

Supporting your family in uncertain times

As family and working life go hand in hand through the Pandemic, Sarahlynn Hodder offers her expert advice for supporting your family’s emotional wellbeing.

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What Business Insurance Do I Need?

What Business Insurance Do I Need?

What insurances do I need for my venture? Here we list the BIG 5 insurance products to consider for your business.. The only legally required insurance for a business is Employers Liability. As a responsible entrepreneur you owe it to yourself to protect your hard...

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