How can networking assist my business?

For a small business, networking is a key skill to develop because it can turn previously everyday situations into business opportunities. Simply meeting a new person becomes a chance to spread the word about what you do, and in some cases you may end up meeting someone in the same line of work as you. Networking events are of course where this skill takes on another level of usefulness, as you’re in a room with people who have come to do the same thing as you; create opportunities to grow.

In this section we have a couple of resources from Hive which focus on the two main aspects of networking: communicating, and collaborating.