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Making strong connections is the key to growing your business and that’s why Thrive attracts business people of quality.

Thrive networking offers you  an alternative networking opportunity, where you are encouraged to develop business relationships in a supportive environment.  Real networking is about making the most of the word-of-mouth relationships that you have with everyone around you to mutual benefit.


To be successful, you need to associate with good, solid business people who are taking the necessary steps to become successful in their industry.

Find the right networking group for you and stand out from the competition that is not doing face to face networking. Thrive meetings are structured to give members the maximum opportunity and benefit to build trust, rapport and understanding about each others business. Business networking is not selling or self-promotion, it is about building and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships. Thrive tries to help people get to know each other, to brainwave creative solutions to problems, soon communities of entrepreneurs can turn into innovational and supportive hubs.

Come and meet our Thrive enterprising group of business people, meeting fortnightly for serious business.

Each group is run by a small but dedicated Executive Team, who are key players in the development of their groups. They enable the evolution of business which enables members to develop long-term, meaningful relationships with quality business professionals, with peer to peer support, mutual trust and commitment, using an extensive network of contacts with personal and business development.

 


Norwich – Late Lunch


Our members recognise that the best chance of achieving their own and their Group’s success is to know why you are networking and what you want to achieve, then it is possible to plan accordingly and get great measurable results.

Do you ever struggle to get up for your early morning networking meetings? There’s not much you can do. So if you’re an owl rather than an early bird, why not join us for our Friday late-lunch time meetings and make networking easier. The group helps members to gain a mutual understanding of each other’s businesses and encourages the development of close working relationships so that our network does most of the work generating referrals, leads and new business.


CHARITY SUPPORTED


CHARITY SUPPORTEDNorwich Door 2 Door and The Shaw Trust – Norwich

Thrive Norwich late-lunch Group meets alternate Friday afternoons at The Narthex from 3.15pm until 5.00pm.

The Narthex
The Cathedral of St John the Baptist
Unthank Road
Norwich
NR2 2PA


Norwich – Friday Breakfast


Meetings are structured to give members the maximum opportunity and benefit to build trust and understanding about each others business.

When trust develops between members and they then go out and sell their fellow Thrive members’ businesses to their wider network of contacts. People prefer to be referred, which is why word of mouth is the most effective route to market.

Do you ever wish to meet like-minded people who share your interests, just to encourage and bounce ideas off each other, then this group could be for you? Meeting like minded people who share high standards in business practice is very useful in terms of having a valuable resource of business contacts. We think that building a strong network of contacts who will be happy to support you is an investment in your future career, so we actively try to find ways to work together, by co-operation and collaboration.


CHARITY SUPPORTED


CHARITY SUPPORTEDNorwich Mind

Thrive Friday Breakfast Norwich is a local business networking group that meets alternate Friday mornings at the Narthex from 6.45am until 8.30am with the purpose of providing a relaxed but structured event.

The Narthex
The Cathedral of St John the Baptist
Unthank Road
Norwich
NR2 2PA


Norwich – Tuesday Breakfast


At Thrive we are a business networking group and we think it is vital for any business to grow and develop you need to take the time to nurture and maintain a strong network of professionals who can help spread the word about you products or services. At Thrive, we are a group of individuals who want to create, build, and grow a product, service, or business and do it the right way. Networking is not just about what is in it for you, it is about looking at what you can offer as an effective networker.

Thrive breakfast members come to meetings ready to offer help and support and end up getting just as much if not more in return. Creating a network who will refer you on a regular basis is about the long-term, it is about building relationships, establishing trust and allowing people to know and understand the product or service you offer. We think that it’s not what you know or who you know but how well you know them that really counts!


Charity Supported


 

CHARITY SUPPORTED — The Shaw Trust – Norwich

Thrive’s meeting at the Weston Room, Norwich Cathedral Hostry, is a slightly later breakfast networking group that meets bi-weekly on Tuesday mornings 7.45am for 8.15am prompt start until 9.30am with the aim of working together as a business community to support and help each other.

The Enterprise Centre,
UEA, Norwich Research Park,
Norwich
NR4 7TJ.

At Thrive we think it is vital for any business to grow and develop you need to take the time to nurture and maintain a strong network of professionals who can help spread the word about you products or services. Networking is not just about what is in it for you, it is about looking at what you can offer as an effective networker.

 


 

Norwich – Tuesday Brunch


CHARITY SUPPORTED — 

Thrive’s brunch meeting at Zaks Waterside Grill and bar, is a slightly later networking group that meets bi-weekly on Tuesday mornings arriving at Zaks for 9.45am with a 10.00am prompt start, finishing at 11.30am.  We think that your networking succeeds best when you’re looking for help in all the right places.

ZAKS WATERSIDE GRILL & BAR

Barrack Street
Norwich
Norfolk
NR3 1TS

At Thrive we think it’s all about connections “It’s not WHAT you know, but WHO you know”. This is so true in business. If you want a really successful business, then you need to have a great source of relevant connections in your network that you can call on when you need them.