Become a Networking Ninja!
Most people recognise the importance of networking for their careers, but it is often a misunderstood and under-utilised skill. WIBF Glasgow is delighted to bring you two top quality experts on the subject of Networking to help you master the skill – both for your internal and external, social and professional networks – and harness the power of your network.
17:30 Drinks on Arrival
18:00 WIBF Welcome
18:10 Hannah Fisher shares with us an overview into the importance of Networking
18:30 Colin McKeand provides a short workshop with hints and tips on how to become an effective networker
19:15 Networking - put those newfound skills to use!
Hannah Fisher, https://startupdrinkslab.com/
Entrepreneur and co-founder of the Start Up Drinks Lab, Hannah used her extensive networking skills to build and maintain a strong and diverse network; a network which has enabled her to gain funding & investment from a variety of sources, opened up an array of business and partnership opportunities, and allowed her to develop a client base including both large and small drink brands wishing to innovate. All achieved through harnessing the power of her network!
Colin McKeand, https://colinmckeand.co.uk/
Known as “Scotland’s Mister Networking” Colin McKeand is one of Scotland’s leading business networking skills trainers and a sought after speaker. For 22 years he has used face-to-face networking as a key business tool in running several successful businesses. Colin is now training, advising and helping individuals and businesses of all types and sizes in the art of effective networking that delivers real results and returns on investment.
He also runs his own networking events, meetings and seminars and gives advice to others in this area. If you want to know what’s happening on the networking circuit in Scotland, look no further.