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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 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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  Friday, August 08, 2014
 BNI Launches in Laos

On Saturday, July 26th, the BNI Gold Chapter launched in Laos officially marking the presence of BNI in 58 countries. 

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  Wednesday, August 06, 2014
 Is Your Network a Mile Wide But an Inch Deep?

Is your personal network "deep" or "shallow"?  Chances are, it is a bit of both.  The question is, how strong is the deep part of your personal network?

Click on the "Read More" tab to access a recent article by BNI's Founder explaining how to build deeper relationships with your networking partners for maximum results.

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