Growing your Chapter = Growing your Business.
We've found the best results for finding quality referral partners is to reach out to people you already work with. Entrepreneurs and business professionals that you know, like and trust.
Our results show that websites like the ones listed below are a great resource to prospect for your chapter. Done correctly, you'll build your personal network and quite likely your chapter.
When business owners are paying to be listed on industry sites, it usually indicates they've been vetted to a degree and want to network and grow. These are quality potential candidates for your chapter.
Our initial thoughts can often be, "I can't think of anyone!" And that's OK, we get it.
An exercise we often find beneficial is what we call "Follow Your Money". Think of the sizeable investments you've made over the past day, week, month or several months.
Do you have:
Based on our stats some professions are found in almost every chapter across this Country.
If you have trusted referral partners in the following professions, their BNI Categories are amongst the most sought after.
Invite them out to meet the team, they'll forever be thankful to you for the opportunity, it could likely change the trajectory of their business.
A - Accountants
F - Financial Advisors
I - Insurance - Life Insurance AND Home/Auto Insurance AND Commercial Insurance
R - Realtor
M - Mortgage Agent