If there is anything that social distancing, quarantining, and pretty much all of 2020 has taught us, is that community is important. Whether that is your neighborhood, your family, or your social circle, the people in your life matter to you. When it comes to business, how has your community changed? Are you finding yourself needing to expand your network of business relationships after a tough year? Joining a networking group might be the right fit for you. There are several networking groups in Northern Colorado that are affordable and practical for everyone. No matter if you’re a small business entrepreneur, someone working for a bigger company, or just someone with a business idea, these groups can help you reach your goals and fulfill your potential. Check them out and see if you could fit in with the group!
Master Networks is a national network of entrepreneurs that work together to expand each other’s knowledge and come together to learn from each other. Members attend weekly chapter meetings that follow a weekly schedule of different focuses. You learn something new every week whether it is honing in on your leadership skills, or learning practical ways to operate your business. Find the chapter nearest to you on their website and find contact information for each chapter president. The Loveland chapter meets weekly at desk chair.
Let’s hear it for the ladies! WEBO Network of Northern Colorado launched in March of 2020. WEBO stands for Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners and represents the hardworking women who are looking for a strong female support system to help them achieve business goals. There are currently 3 chapters in Colorado, with one of them being in Northern Colorado! The current WEBO events are being held virtually, but are still a great way to connect with other women in the business world.
With a small business emphasis, LoCo Think Tank is a networking group that is based right out of Northern Colorado. The groups are smaller, around 12 people, and allow for entrepreneurs to come together and learn from each other on a deeper level. The monthly meetings are led by a facilitator who has made profound business strides in their own career. If you’d like more information, head to their website and sign up for the monthly newsletter to get more of an idea about the culture of LoCo Think Tank.
TEAM Referral Network is a networking group that strives to connect business owners with each other and help everyone reach their business goals. With weekly meetings, members are encouraged to meet with each other outside of the meetings to get to know each other on a deeper level. Surround yourself with people you trust and watch your network expand, therefore making your client list longer and profits bigger . If you believe relationships are the backbone of business, TEAM might be one that you’ll want to check out!
Northern Colorado is seeing a change in economy. Small business is at the root of so much our region has to offer. In order to keep the spirit of entrepreneurship alive, LaunchNo.Co believes that the first 5 years of a business venture are the most important and that having a close knit network is key. This group will help your entrepreneurial skills grow and give you foundational business skills to grow your business.
Find the perfect group for you and your goals. Getting involved in your local business community is so important right now!