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How to Make Your Business Stand Out at Events

How to Make Your Business Stand Out at Events

Networking is one of the best ways for small and medium enterprises to spread their message, develop contacts and also boost their profile. Unfortunately, it’s easy to be swallowed up by the noise of hundreds of other companies all competing for attention. Here are some tips to help small business owners boost their company’s profile, create a lasting impression and make some valuable network contacts. Get your networking etiquette right First and foremost you need to make sure your actual presence at a business event makes a difference. To accomplish this, stick to the following: Arrive early: You’ll be able to break the ice with other early arrivals and possibly create relationships before the event even starts. The early bird catches the worm! Be polite: Listen more than you talk ... »