International Networking Week ® : February 1-5, 2016!
International Networking Week ® is an initiative of BNI that features a number of networking events across the world! The purpose of International Networking Week ® is to raise the profile of networking in the wider community; recognizing it as an essential tool for success in today’s business climate.
CLICK HERE to view BNI Greetings from Around the World!
CLICK HERE to view Chapter Contest Winners!
CLICK HERE to view 2nd Annual Bowling Tournament Winners!
Get Connected Globally
During International Networking Week , we encourage BNI members to connect with at least one BNI member in a different state and/or country via BNI Connect®. In addition, Chapters from around our region and around the world host special social events and invite business professionals from their wider community to attend. ®
Members can listen to BNI Podcast Episode 438: How to Connect with Members in Other Countries to learn how to connect globally, or follow these simple steps:
VIDEOLog in to BNI Connect®.
Click the magnifying glass icon in the upper right corner
Enter a country and click Search Members. In the results you can sort by Industry/Classification.
Click on a member’s name to view their profile.
Click on the + sign to send a message (which you can personalize) inviting them to connect.
Best Chapter Education Moment Contest
Thank you to all the chapter Education Coordinators and Leadership Teams who submitted video Education Moments.
FIRST PLACE: BNI Full Circle
BNI Masters of Networking BNI Valley Networkers
Best Chapter Webpage Contest
Thank you to all the chapter Webmasters and Leadership Teams who updated their chapter webpage.
BNI Winners Circle: CLICK HERE to view their chapter webpage.
BNI Bayside Referrals: CLICK HERE to view their chapter webpage.
BNI Priority Networkers: CLICK HERE to view their chapter webpage.
BNI Real Connections: CLICK HERE to view their chapter webpage.
2nd Annual Bowling Tournament Winners
Thank you to all who participated in the 2nd Annual BNI Bowling Tournament. More than 80 people were in attendance! Congratulations to the winners:
Crystal Sherman, BNI Winners Circle Chapter: Series Score, 672
Rory Mysliwiec: Series Score, 715
Crystal and Rory are each pictured here with
Nick Roers (left) of Rapid Refill, who organized the event, and Cody Coffin of Broadway Awards (center) who graciously provided the trophies.
And a special thank you to our sponsors:
Complete Details Painting
Garage Doors Plus, LLC
Heather's Green and Clean
HomeTown Auto Service
Minneapolis Web Marketing
Taurus Moon Graphic Design,LLC
The UPS Store Eagan North
Watch for a special page of recognition here on the website in the coming weeks that will include more photos.
BNI Greetings from Around the World!
Thank you to to all of our international BNI friends who took time at the 2015 BNI International Conference to record these greetings for our region!
Greetings from Dr. Ivan Misner
to connect with Ivan Misner on Facebook CLICK HERE
to connect with BNI Minnesota & Northern Wisconsin on Facebook CLICK HERE
Greetings from BNI New Zealand
to connect with BNI New Zealand on Facebook CLICK HERE
to visit BNI New Zealand's website CLICK HERE
Greetings from BNI Japan
to connect with BNI Japan on Facebook CLICK HERE
to visit BNI Japan's website CLICK HERE
Greetings from BNI Canada
to connect with BNI Canada on Facebook CLICK HERE
to visit BNI Canada's website CLICK HERE
Greetings from BNI Ireland
to connect with BNI Ireland on Facebook CLICK HERE
to visit BNI Ireland's website CLICK HERE
Greetings from BNI France
to connect with BNI France on Facebook CLICK HERE
to visit BNI France's website CLICK HERE
Greetings from BNI Spain
to connect with BNI Spain on Facebook CLICK HERE
to visit BNI Spain's website CLICK HERE