Since March of 2020 Thrive networking has moved online and for some, that’s great news, others just don’t like it. Video is the next best thing for us being there in the networking room because it allowed us to deliver a complete communication and support channel. We think that you need to work extra hard […]
We continued to look at discussing and concluding some answers to some big questions. So here is what we felt the current consensus is: When or if there will be a vaccine? There was more focus on the immediate outcomes from the release of lockdown. There were a lot of comments on the public’s confidence […]
Thrive meetings on Zoom – how businesses are meeting in virtual groups to support each other through Coronavirus
When Norfolk went into lockdown every business owner felt the impact And for Lorna Burroughes, founder of the Norwich-based Thrive, networking group, it meant switching almost overnight to online video meetings instead of the traditional face-to-face sessions that the group’s 70 odd members were used to. Instead of attending weekly gatherings at the usual Norwich locations […]
Any relationship in life is important, relationships are just as important in business as in your personal life. By nature we are naturally social creatures, we want friendships and good constructive interactions, just as we want food and water. So it makes sense that the better our working relationships are, the happier and more productive […]
Thrive and CPD (continuing professional development). This is the term used to describe the learning activities professionals engage in to develop and enhance their abilities. It enables learning to become conscious and proactive, rather than passive and reactive. CPD is ongoing work-related learning, which enables staff to keep their technical skills, business skills, and industry […]
Summer’s a great time to grow your network, you’re getting tons of auto-reply holiday messages and voicemail greetings that promise a return call when your contact is back in the office … after the holidays or no reply at all!