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The Networking Daisies

The Networking Daisies

The Networking Daisies met for their first event of 2022 on Wednesday, 26th January and the topic of the morning was “What is Networking” and “Why Should We Network”.

What follows below is a combination of the notes that I prepared before-hand and the input received during the course of the session:

What is Networking?

Networking is about building long-term business relationships that are beneficial to both parties. Networking creates the right connections with the right people.

Why Should We Network?

As shared by the Networking Daisies, in the order they were suggested:

  • Support
  • Connections
  • Empowering Women in Business
  • Opens Doors
  • Preferred Suppliers
  • Innovation
  • Friendships
  • Platform to Share Ideas
  • Uplifting
  • Like-Minded Attitude
  • Diversity of Skills and Businesses 
  • Post Covid Positivity 
  • Collaboration
  • Income Generation / Income streams
  • Exposure / Reputation
  • Trust / Encouragement / Inspiration
  • Advise
  • Me-Time
  • Goals

which can be summarised as follows:

  • Invites opportunity
  • Inspires creative thinking
  • Increases business connections
  • You find inspiration
  • Introduces you to new interests
  • Builds your reputation
  • Builds trust and support; get answers to questions
  • You build self-confidence
  • Develop long-lasting relationships
The Networking Daisies

The Networking Daisies Key Focus:

  • Interactions with like-minded women
  • All women (mothers, grandmothers, individuals, corporate women, hobbyists, small business, big business
  • All and any income streams
  • Relaxing, safe, comfortable space
  • ME-TIME 

2022 Networking Event Dates:

DateTimeVenue
2nd March 9h00 for 9h30 M&M Music & Performing Arts Academy, Sunningdale
6th April9h00 for 9h30 Atlantic Beach Hotel, Commaille Road, Melkbosstrand
18th May9h00 for 9h30Venue to be confirmed
22nd June 9h00 for 9h30Venue to be confirmed
27th July9h00 for 9h30Venue to be confirmed
31st August9h00 for 9h30Venue to be confirmed
28th September 9h00 for 9h30Venue to be confirmed
2nd November10h00 for 10h30Venue to be confirmed (“Year-End Function”)

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