Proactive Not Reactive: Over £1,000,000 Worth of Business Shared Among Members!

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Proactive Not Reactive Over £1,000,000 Worth of Business Shared Among Members

“Leading the Chapter to Over £1,000,000 worth of business among members!”

A huge thank you to Rachel Garner the outgoing president, her leadership team, and the various committees who had led BNI Quantum from its inception with outstanding achievements. Today’s 10-minutes presenter was the impressive Rachel Garner, Director of Orchid Financial Services Ltd.

Rachel spoke about the absolutely amazing growth and achievement that the chapter has seen since the launch in February 2018. BNI Quantum has generated over £1,041,000; Yes! over £1million worth of business and around 1020 referrals among members in just over one year. This is a great result considering the average business exchanged in a new chapter in its first year is on average £400,000.

“It takes a lot of commitment to start something new and keep it going, let alone make it successful in the first year.”

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Rachel was ably assisted by Vice Presidents’ Sean Cowley of The AP Partnership Ltd, Employment Law & Health and Safety specialists in the first part of the year, and later Alex Calinov, owner of Brilliant Digital, a Web Design and Digital Marketing Agency. Also, part of the outgoing leadership team is Secretary/Treasurer Natalie Goodson of Robert J Goodson Ltd, General Insurance Brokers.

Rachel also thanked the members of the various committees in the chapter who made it easy to see the chapter grow, and the members past and present who have seen the chapter group from prelaunch to now.

The great thing about BNI is the teamwork, and the alliances and relationships that people develop through its principal core value, Givers Gain®.  In short, if you give someone business, they will want to give you business.  As you can see from the results achieved by members in the room, it is definitely a place you want to be if you are serious about growing your business. If you are interested in visiting BNI Quantum follow this link or comment below.  We will be happy to have you if there is an opening for your profession or category. If you are not sure you can always send us a private message via our website

“Proactive, not Reactive”

Rachel Garner and Business Partner Thornton Holmes who is in another chapter of BNI, have been long-standing members of BNI and can credit their business growth to being part of BNI.  Their strapline is “Proactive, Not Reactive”, and as Independent Professional Financial Advisers they offer proactive advice on a broad range of products and services to meet a multitude of financial needs.

Their company which is based in Peterborough has over 60 years of combined experience in Financial Services dealing with both Personal Financial Planning and bespoke Financial Services to the business community.  Managing in excess of £30million of clients’ assets. They offer affordable solutions and a simple and easy to understand approach, servicing a client bank from East Anglia and the Midlands to London and the South East.

If you need financial advisers that are proactive in helping you get the best service Rachel and her team will help you. Visit their website to find out more. You can also contact them on 0844 414 0730.

Author: Amina Chitembo, Leadership Development, Diversity and Inclusion Coach at Diverse Cultures Advice and Coaching.

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