2020 - Your Profit Year!
Boost Your Business Networking in
Just 7 Days!
"I always feel inspired
and refocused when I come to 1230 TWC"
10.30 am - 2.30 pm
a non-techie, hands-on, power-packed day with
Facebook Specialist & Social Media Coach
Facebook Specialist & Social Media Coach
There are so many things to take into account when it comes to running a successful Facebook presence.
The Facebook landscape has changed and you need to learn the updated economy of conversational commerce to get a return on investment when it comes to the time and energy you spend on social media.
It's important to have a clear map of where you want to be in business and understand the part that Facebook plays in that journey.
During this hands-on non-techie workshop you will work on the following areas of Facebook Mechanics & Engineering:
Using a technique called the #Ruleof3 and some essential algorithm-proof Facebook skills this workshop will help you get your message clear and deliver the reach & engagement you deserve without the stress and techie overwhelm.
Who is this suitable for?
?Business owners who use Facebook as Pages and need some foundation knowledge, that works fast to connect more effectively with their target market
Workshop format so please bring laptops/tablets etc for hands-on practical session
- How to ensure your page is set up correctly
- The Rule of 3 and story-telling
- Creating the right kind of content for the right people in the right way
- Adding images, links and videos
- Tagging and hashtags - which is which!
... and much, much more!
BRING LAPTOPS/TABLETS & POWER CABLES
£69 non-members ~ £59 1230 TWC Members, including delicious working lunch
for this power-packed day
A self-taught social media whizz-kid, also known as Cyber Gran, she has worked on the coal face of online marketing for 12 years.
Fiona Catchpowle is dedicated to light-bulb moments and helping female entrepreneurs conquer the overwhelming techie tasks associated with running a business.
Suffering from Facebook Fatigue? Fiona is the person to speak to.
Having been self-employed for 30 years and on a mission to help others, she says:
"We all need inspiration to keep moving forward. Sometimes we are in a rush to reach the end, but seeking out, communicating with and nurturing our tribe is a fundamental and long-term process in building a business.
Scala Restaurant, Exclusive suite
132 High Street, Orpington
plenty of parking and public transport
Working With Like-Minded Women Entrepreneurs - Just Like You!
58 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7BB
You know the value of networking. As an established woman in business you need MUCH MORE than that.
You want and need a group of women on a similar journey to you
A space where you can receive and give feedback
A room where you grow and
where the Chatham House Rule applies
That's what the
1230 TWC Mastermind is about.
Our 1230 TWC Mastermind will:
What you get:
Accountability and focus will get you further faster saving you time and money
Collaboration | Challenging | Mentoring | Expertise |Brainstorming | Learning | Strengthening | Accountability |Growth | Support & Training
for 9 Special Established Women Entrepreneurs
Meet your Facilitator
Are venues important?
We think so, we know so!
From day 1, 3 March 2002, 1230 The Women’s Company has always held its monthly lunch-time business meetings in attractive venues with ambience, and delicious food.
1230 TWC is not a run of the mill network with sandwiches and sausage rolls!
Inspiration flows in great surroundings and solid, trust-worthy relationships are built with regular attendance, not only for those who attend, but with our venues too.
Bexley – Ferrari’s Restaurant
Blackheath & Greenwich – DoubleTree Hilton
Bromley – Aqua Restaurant
City of London – Devonshire Terrace
Croydon – Ponte Nuovo
East Dulwich – Tart
Margate – The Powell Restaurant
Mayfair – Jak’s Mayfair
Orpington – Scala
Sevenoaks & Tunbridge Wells – The Hand & Sceptre
Don’t miss out, we’d love to see you there – be productive, and, enjoy yourself!
The networking started in earnest at 10.00 am City Business Library over coffee and biscuits, I’d caught the 9.13 am from my local station, but those business women travelling from Canterbury, Herne Bay and Hythe, left considerably earlier at 7.10 am! Tina, our City of London Guide – Miss B Takes a Walk – was already there, such a pleasure to meet her for the first time. The 1230 TWC “walkers” were soon joined by Mikaela Ioannou and her photographic team from University of East London who were to document the day for their forthcoming Exhibition “Power to us” (working title).
Gathering our coats and scarves around us against the cold, off we set; Tina leading us onto our “Women through Time – their gender their strength” walk in celebration of International Women’s Day. In and around Paternoster Square, King Edward Street, Gresham Street, Cheapside, Guildhall Complex, Poultry, Mansion House and Royal Exchange we walked – brrrr it was getting colder, so we huddled together listening to Tina’s every word, near various hot-air vents, oh joy – but it was so worth it! Cameras clicking all the way.
We learnt about Dame Mary Donaldson 1st female Lord Mayor, Margaret Thatcher and Alexa Wilding, Elizabeth Fry, Emmeline Pankhurst, Boudica, Capt John Smith – Pocohontas, Isabella Beeton, Madona and Evita and Isabella Queen of England to Edward II. Oh to have been a “fly on the wall”, maybe to have joined Boudica I certainly wouldn’t have wanted to be an adversary, all such tremendously courageous, inspiring women of their time.
Quick hop and warm-up on the Tube onto Mayfair Exchange for lunch, finding out more about each other and how we can work together accompanied by lots of – “cheers!” Can’t wait to see our recorded interviews with film crew. Eventually, we had to make a move back to the office – no… too late, back home.
Thanks so much Tina for an amazing journey with amazing women – can’t wait until the next time!
Business Networking With Like-Minded Women Entrepreneurs
COVID-19 1230 TWC meetings are currently online
To comply with current Government legislation, all 1230 TWC face to face meetings are postponed. Until further notice, 1230 TWC is pleased to
provide regular weekly virtual meetings.
Please Book HERE
Our 1230 TWC Sevenoaks & Tunbridge Wells Business Women's Networking Lunch meets at the Hand & Sceptre. This contemporary gastropub ensures your networking lunch is a delight of British & Mediterranean. Business lunches that are so good, you won't believe it's beneficial to your business growth!
The Hand & Sceptre
21 London Road, Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 0QB
At the 1230 TWC Business Women's Networking Lunch you can expect great conversation, a speaker or mini-workshop to boost your business, and a great lunch.
Your next Lunch-time Meeting with this group is on the
4th Tuesday of each month @ 12.30 pm
Your 1230 TWC Hosts
Can't make this month's lunch-time meeting? Book in for the next one here!
So now you have a business and you are ready to sell! Really?
Well, maybe…. let’s see what you think.
You’ve got your brand new business cards hot off the press from the printers. Well you have, haven’t you?
OK, perhaps you’re still waiting for them, but you have got a handy notebook and pen at the ready??
Never go anywhere without your business cards; that includes supermarket, hairdressers, dentist, school gates, etc…. These are your informal networking opportunities.
But we’re looking at formal networking for the moment, ie pre-arranged, professionally organised networking opportunities.
Why would you want to book into something like that?
Word of mouth referral is responsible for 70% of business taking place! That is 70% of business activity is down to people who get to know you and like you, whether or not they have bought your products or used your services, they feel comfortable in recommending or referring you.
So that would seem a pretty fool-proof and economical way to grow your business; to make money.
Yes, but it doesn’t happen overnight – it takes time and effort – by you!
Effective and successful networking isn’t just about “the money”.
It’s about learning from your peers, sharing experiences and support. Which in turn all add to your well-being and that of your business!
If you are going to be successful in business, face-to-face networking is an essential part of your business’s marketing strategy.
So here are the Rules to make networking work for you:-
“Today’s preparation determines tomorrow’s achievement” anon
Networking is not about selling, it’s about building the relationship. Follow the above rules consistently and it will work for you.
I would love to hear from you about your networking experiences and please share your own networking tips.
Jackie Groundsell: Founder of 1230 The Women’s Company Ltd – leading UK network for business women, providing opportunities for business and career women to meet locally in the Business High Street, share experiences and work together to grow their businesses through regular vibrant, buzzy meetings.
Helping you get more business. t:+44 (0)20 8650 8015
Posted by Jackie Groundsell on 11/08/2011 11:34:15