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With over 170,000 members worldwide, BNI is the largest business networking organization in the world. Last year alone, BNI generated 5.4 million referrals resulting in $6.5 billion dollars' worth of business for its members. We offer members the opportunity to share ideas, contacts and most importantly, business referrals.

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Benefits of BNI membership include increased exposure to many people and businesses, tools to network more effectively, opportunities to participate in many networking meetings and more!

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What the Press is Saying...

Read "What the Press is Saying" about BNI all around the world and see for yourself why BNI has brought businesses together all across the globe for almost 30 years!

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Meet the Founder of BNI...

Dr. Ivan Misner® is the Founder & Chairman of BNI, as well as a New York Times best-selling author. Called the "Father of Modern Networking," Dr. Misner is one of the world's leading experts in business networking and referral marketing.
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Latest BNI News

  Tuesday, August 26, 2014
 BNI's Founder Takes the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

The purpose of the ice bucket challenge is to raise awareness and research funds for the neurodegenerative disease Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).  

While the ALS Association's rules for the challenge require either getting a bucket of ice water dumped on your head or making a donation, in true Givers Gain fashion, BNI's Founder chose to do both.  

Click on the "Read More" tab for access to the video of Dr. Misner taking the ice bucket challenge . . .

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  Friday, August 22, 2014
 BNI Italy Reaches the 2,000 Member Milestone

BNI Italy has just reached the 2,000 member milestone.

Click on the "Read More" tab to see what the BNI Italy National Office has to say about this remarkable achievement. 

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  Tuesday, August 19, 2014
 Your Contribution Lives On

The world received the tragic news last week that brilliantly talented actor and comedian Robin Williams, who touched the lives of millions through the gift of laughter, had passed on. 

In a poignant and insightful blog post, Dr. Ivan Misner reflects on the irreplaceable contributions Williams made to the world and how his passing can cause us to give sincere thought to what we ourselves might contribute that will live on long after we're gone. 

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  Thursday, August 14, 2014
 The Small Business Advocate Radio Show Interviews BNI's Founder

Listen in to the recent recording of The Small Business Advocate radio show where Jim Blasingame interviews Ivan Misner about what to do to turn yourself around when you're not feeling motivated. 

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  Tuesday, August 12, 2014
 China Builds BNI's Largest Core Group to Date!

With 60 core members at the time of their chapter launch on June 12th, the BNI Abundance Chapter in China is officially the largest core group BNI has ever seen.  

Click on the "Read More" tab for all the details surrounding this remarkable chapter launch!

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