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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 6.6 million referrals resulting in $8.6 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

  Monday, January 26, 2015
 How to Learn to Be Mentally Present to Succeed

 Do you ever find yourself getting so caught up in one thing that you can't set it aside to change gears and focus on what's right in front of you?

Click on the "Read More" tab to read the latest Entrepreneur.com article by BNI's Founder which explains how you can learn to be mentally present in order to succeed at higher levels than you ever thought possible. 

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  Thursday, January 22, 2015
 It's Official--BNI Members Generated $8.6 Billion in Business in 2014!

Hot off the presses, the official statistics for BNI referrals passed worldwide last year have just been released!

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  Monday, January 19, 2015
 New Video--Meet the First Chapter President of BNI's Founding Chapter

Thirty years ago, Carolyn Denny, one of the founding members of the very first BNI chapter in Southern California, became the first-ever BNI Chapter President (in the UK, this role is referred to as the Chapter Director).

In honor of BNI's 30th anniversary, she shares via video what BNI has meant to her during the past three decades.  Click on the "Read More" tab to access the video now.

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  Friday, January 16, 2015
 BNI Sri Lanka Launches Second Chapter

BNI Sri Lanka recently launched its second chapter during a well-attended event that was hugely successful and also covered by two national TV channels. 

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  Tuesday, January 13, 2015
 Registration Now Open for BNI Headquarters' International Networking Week Event

BNI members and non-members alike are invited to attend BNI Headquarters' official 2015 International Networking Week event on Tuesday, February 3rd.  

If you will be in the Southern California area on that day and would like to be one of the first to meet BNI's new CEO, Graham Weihmiller, and hear his keynote presentation on the topic of "The Power of Human Connectivity," please click on the "Read More" tab to access the official event flyer and details on how to register. 

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