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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, October 28, 2014
 What to Do When Someone Refuses to Take Your Business Card

Imagine handing your card to someone at a networking event and having it handed back to you with, "Thanks, but I don't need your card."

Click on the "Read More" tab to access a recent article by BNI's Founder which explains exactly how to respond if you find yourself in this awkward situation.

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  Friday, October 24, 2014
 Dr. Tony Alessandra on the DISC Platinum Rule

In the latest edition of BNI's online, international newsletter, SuccessNet, longtime BNI supporter Dr. Tony Alessandra (pictured at left) wrote a powerful article on the importance of treating others the way they want to be treated when networking and in everyday life.

Click on the "Read More" tab for access to this eye-opening article. 

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  Tuesday, October 21, 2014
 BNI India Launches Two New Chapters!

For the first time in history, BNI India launched two new chapters at the same venue on the same day!

Click on the "Read More" tab for all the details on the launch of BNI India's 145th & 146 chapters. 

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  Friday, October 17, 2014
 Business VOICES Dream Team Webinar with Beth & Ivan Misner

In a recent blog post, BNI Foundation Administrator Beth Misner tells of her vision to help inner city kids get the education they need to invest in their future and promote economic success. 

Click on the "Read More" tab to access the blog post as well as a recent webinar where Beth and Ivan discuss this fantastic charitable endeavor.

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  Tuesday, October 14, 2014
 BNI Taiwan Reaches the 1,000 Member Milestone

BNI Taiwan has just reached the 1,000 member milestone.

Click on the "Read More" tab to see what BNI Taiwan National Director Jihong Hall has to say about this significant achievement. 

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