Buy Local Michigan went on the road to the Grand Rapids Business Breakfast to learn what co-founder Michelle Steffes had to say about the group.
The Grand Rapids Business Breakfast helps business owners empower themselves through networking and education. Here is a list some of the benefits the Grand Rapids Business Breakfast offers. These include:
Monthly Business Breakfast
Outstanding & Approved Speakers/Topics
A Time of Networking
Facilitated Group Involvement
Screened Sponsorships/Door Prizes
Premium Member Benefits
Exclusive Events for Members
Keep in mind that networking is about being genuine and authentic, building trust and relationships, and seeing how you can help others. Here are some good networking tips: Visit as many groups as possible that spark your interest, Hold volunteer positions in organizations, Ask open-ended questions in networking conversations, Become known as a powerful resource for others, Be able to articulate what you are looking for and how others may help you and Call those you meet who may benefit from what you do and vice versa.