Business Networking Done Differently

Great businesses doing great things together.

 

 

 

Synergy48 Group: Networking done differently for B2B business owners

Our Mission?

To bring together teams of outstanding B2B businesses working collaboratively to help members and their clients build more profitable and sustainable businesses and make a difference in the world. 

 

Who we are: membership based on strict selection criteria

1. Shared values

1. Shared Values

No relationship can succeed in the long term without a common foundation of shared values. That's why every S48 member shares a commitment to our brand values.

More about our shared goals and values

2. Professional Excellence

2. Professional Excellence

Every S48 member maintains high standards of professional excellence measured by our client feedback processes.

More about our Professional Excellence Client Feedback Processes

3. A Common Target Market

3. A common target market

All Synergy48 Group members are B2B businesses serving the SME market This makes it easy to share valuable referrals and create powerful strategic partnerships.

4. Balanced Ecosystem

4. Secure Your Niche in a Balanced Ecosystem

Membership to S48 Group is based on ensuring every member is a fit for the ecosystem with each member holding a unique niche within their region.

How we work together

5. Partnerships NOT Quotas

5. Strategic partnerships NOT referral quotas

There are no referral quotas. Members have access to an extensive library of strategic partnership guidelines and templates and our systems and processes support members in identifying and implementing valuable and innovative strategic partnership opportunities that they can implement together.

6. Better Business Practices

6. Implement Better Business Practices

Members have access to our proprietary Better Business Practices Benchmarking Tool Kit, enabling you to easily identify gaps in your business practices and implement action plans and strategies for ongoing business improvement.

7. Shared Industry updates

7. Shared Industry updates and alerts

Share key information from your industry and keep your clients informed about any key information from outside your area of expertise which may affect their business through industry updates and alerts from your Synergy48 Group peers.

8.Client Dinners

8. Knowledge Sharing Dinners

Bringing together selected advisors and personally invited clients to explore specific business challenges over dinner. Whether you are a panel member or a client host you will be adding real value to your clients and those of your fellow members.

More about the Knowledge Sharing Dinner Series

9. Integrated Services

9. Integrated Business Improvement Services

Work collaboratively with other specialists, providing your clients with fully integrated services and solutions, reducing overlap and wastage, increasing efficiency, saving them time and money and ensuring better outcomes for their business.

10. Collective Marketing

10. Collective Marketing Strategies

Collective client marketing strategies include a client-centric website and social media activities providing members with collective brand credibility and increased awareness.

Visit the Synergy48 Services Website

11. Boards of Advice

11. Ongoing access to your own Board of Advice

The monthly meeting process provides the opportunity to discuss challenges and issues with your fellow members in a supportive environment where every member is an expert in their field and everyone cares about the continued success of every member.

12. Professionally Facilitated

12. Professionally Facilitated

All meetings and Knowledge Sharing Dinners are professionally facilitated by experienced business consultants utilising our tried and tested meeting processes, ensuring every member and guest gets maximum value from every meeting.

13. Business for Good

13. Business for Good

We aspire to be a true north version of business—one that provides economic development, prosperity and positive growth in a way that is socially just and environmentally sustainable. Every service we provide our members contributes to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals

More about how we're making a difference

How to join us…

1. Attend a meeting

1. Attend a meeting as a guest

BE OUR GUEST
B2B business owners who provide products or services which add value to the SME market are invited to attend a meeting as our guest to meet our members and to see for yourself how we operate.

Click on the "Choose a Meeting" Button below to choose a meeting to attend.

2 . Apply for membership

2. Apply for Provisional Membership

Once you have attended a meeting as a guest, you may be invited to take up the option of a provisional membership subject to a suitable vacancy being available.
This enables you to attend Group meetings and Knowledge Sharing Dinners to meet with other members and to determine for yourself whether you will be able to both contribute to and receive value from the ecosystem.

3. Qualify as a full member

3. Complete the membership qualification process for full membership

Prior to acceptance as a full member candidates are required to survey all their clients from the past 12 months to ensure that you meet our high standards of professional excellence. Subject to satisfactory results in the client survey process your full membership to Synergy48 Group will be approved.

More about the steps in the membership application process

Becoming a Synergy48 Group member is a THREE step process

1. Attend a BOA Meeting as a guest

Experienced, high quality B2B business owners who provide products/services to the SME community are invited to attend a Synergy48 Group meeting to meet other members and see for yourself how we operate.  Click here to find a meeting to attend or to find out how to start a group in your region.

2. Apply for provisional membership

Once you have attended a meeting as a guest, you may be invited to take up the option of a provisional membership subject to a suitable vacancy being available.
This enables you to attend Group meetings and Knowledge Sharing Dinners over a 3 month period, to meet with other members and to determine for yourself whether you are a good fit for our mission and values and that you will be able to both contribute to and receive value from the ecosystem.
Your fellow members will also be using this opportunity to decide whether or not to invite you to become a full member based on your fit for the Group.
At the end of your provisional membership you will be advised whether or not you are invited to complete the process for full membership.

3. Complete the qualification process for full membership

If you are invited and you decide to go on and complete the membership application process you will have one final hurdle to complete.
Prior to acceptance as a full member candidates are required to survey all their clients from the past 12 months to ensure that you meet our high standards of professional excellence.
This is a simple one click feedback form which takes your clients less than 5 seconds to complete.
Subject to satisfactory results in the client survey process your full membership to Synergy48 Group will be approved and we'll be proud to have you as a member of our community. 

Start a Synergy48 Group in your region

Open a Synergy48 Team in your region and create your own unique community of high quality, respected B2B professionals working together collaboratively to build strong, sustainable businesses for members and their clients and making a real difference in the world.

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