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15th July Small Business Bootcamp

15th July Small Business Bootcamp

Small Business Bootcamp Thursday 15th July 2024 - 10am - 1pm GMT If you follow us on social media, you may have seen that on Monday 15th July we’re running our next FREE Small Business Bootcamp LIVE online.This event is open to both members and non-members of Circle...

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Online Small Business Bootcamp – May 16th 2024

Online Small Business Bootcamp – May 16th 2024

Small Business Bootcamp Thursday 16th May 2024 - 10am - 2pm GMT Speakers If you follow us on social media, you may have seen that on Thursday 16th May we’re running a FREE Small Business Bootcamp LIVE online. This event is open to both members and non-members of...

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Circle Networks Member of the Week: Louise Purvis

We're shining the member spotlight on the fantastic Louise Purvis this week! Louise has been an incredible addition to the Circle Networks community, always bringing positive energy and a willingness to support others. Louise has embraced what...

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The Networking Coffee Shop: The Art of Specificity

The Networking Coffee Shop: The Art of Specificity

In a busy coffee shop, just as in the world of business networking, what we ask for determines what we get. Imagine you're ordering coffees for your friends. Some are very specific about their preferences—Flat white, no sugar, or americano with two sugars...

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Meet Lisa Harper – Our Member Of The Week

Meet Lisa Harper – Our Member Of The Week

Unlock Your Full Potential with Lisa HarperAt Circle Networks, we're not just a community; we are a vibrant entrepreneurial membership where our core value, "Friendship Fuels Business," is not just an idea but a living, breathing ethos. This week's...

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Kickstart Your Business in the New Year

Kickstart Your Business in the New Year

Kickstart Your Business in the New Year: The Power of Networking The first week back after the Christmas holiday can feel like an uphill climb for many business owners. But, it's also full of potential and opportunity—especially when you immerse yourself...

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How Has A Brand Strategy Helped Circle Networks?

How Has A Brand Strategy Helped Circle Networks?

I realised that we’d been winging it for far too long with all things brand related and needed to up our game.  I hadn’t been specifically looking for help with branding but when I met Ailsa I knew she’d bring a huge amount of value and...

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12 Months To Transform My Business

12 Months To Transform My Business

Twelve months ago, I found myself scrolling job sites as I was ready to give up my business. I was an Online Personal Trainer with a passion for fitness, but with dwindling finances and just a handful of clients, it felt like my dream was slipping away....

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Who doesn’t love an amazing start-up success story?

Who doesn’t love an amazing start-up success story?

When we talk about networking, innovation, and new business success, one name that stands out in Circle Networks- is Chris Griffiths, the visionary co-founder behind the start-up company Voicon. With Voicon, Chris Griffiths and the team have brought a high...

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The Visionary Leader: An Interview with Jamie Stewart

The Visionary Leader: An Interview with Jamie Stewart

Jamie Stewart was recently interviewed for a blog and we thought it would be a great post to share with our wider community.Hi! Thank you for agreeing to be interviewed for our business blog. To start off, could you tell us a little bit about yourself and...

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Podcast Episode 12

Podcast Episode 12

When did you last stop to think about your customer journey? Amanda shares so many great tips and insights on customer journey in this episode. Make sure you listen with a notepad and pen to hand so you can take down the golden nuggets that she shares to...

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Meet Charlotte England

Meet Charlotte England

Hi Jamie, in this weeks team feature I'm introducing the amazingly talented Charlotte England who co-hosts our Taunton Dynamic Circle.What do you like to do when you’re not working?I love my job, so I don't feel like I ever work! But when I am not helping...

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Meet Gillian Schofield

Meet Gillian Schofield

Hi Jamie, in this weeks introduction we get to know Gillian Schofield who jointly runs our Taunton Circle Networks group - Dynamic Circle with Charlotte England.What do you like to do when you’re not working?I love getting out for walks with my dog, Bodhi....

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Meet Chris Griffiths

Meet Chris Griffiths

Meet Chris Griffiths There's a lot going on across our Circle Networks community and I wanted to help you get to know our leadership team. Let me introduce Chris Griffiths, he runs our Tuesday afternoon online networking event Legendary Circle based in...

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Do you have a networking strategy?

Do you have a strategy for your business development?It might be on your “to do” list, let’s help you get started.As you’re linked in some way to Circle Networks then let's assume that networking is part of your business development strategy and that you...

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Why Do People Resist Networking?

For me, I think the top 4 reasons would be - lack of confidence, being too busy, impatience, and a general lack of understanding about the benefits of networking. I want to look at each one of these in turn… Starting with Lack of Confidence This can manifest in a few...

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