1515 Memorial Drive

Manitowoc, WI 54220

(920) 684-5575

Fax: (920) 684-1915

Mon - Thu: 7:00 - 5:00

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Kinect - Direct Networking

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Name: Kinect - Direct Networking
Date: May 15, 2019
Time: 7:15 AM - 8:30 AM CDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
  1. Purpose:
  • Extends your Circle of Influence
  • Builds deeper relationships (know, like, trust) with a group of other Chamber member
  • Learn how to effectively network
  • Networking that meets once a month

Meeting Structure:

  • Meal & Small group networking
  • 1.5 minute presentation
  • One member in depth focus with Q & A
  • Sharing of referrals, testimonials, events, etc.
  • Matters of interest
  • Maximum of 35 on the roster or Minimum of 8 number of people

How to Succeed at Kinect:

  • Learn to introduce your business
    • ​​Start with 1.5 minute intro
    • Be specific when talking about the basic things your business does
    • Talk about what you believe in
    • Ask for a referral, an introduction, and/or a meeting
    • Be uncomfortable in order to get comfortable
    • Give in order to Get (Give before your get)
  • Listen and learn.
    • Seek ways to help the rest of those in the group find business. They will reciprocate
  • Recruit – It is challenging to earn leads and customers for others too
  • Be prompt
  • Participate as a leader: Be involved. Take your turn to lead

Other Clarification:

  • Tracking referrals – let the group leaders know if you gave or received a referral
  • Be a part of each other's sales teams
  • Facilitators/ group decides who to include
  • No competitors in the same group, group leaders can offer another Kinect group or ask your to change your business focus with the group
  • Group decides meeting time & place.
  • Do have to be a Chamber member. 


Hawkins Ash CPAs
One E. Waldo Blvd.
Suite 5
Manitowoc, WI 54220

Waldo Blvd is closed at 8th street all the way to lake. 
Go south on Memorial Drive and enter our office park just after the roundabout construction.  The entrance is just after you go past the roundabout construction (look for the sign and flag on your right) as noted in the link below.
Alternatively, you can enter from the South on Maritime Drive.  The entrance is on the left just after it goes from two lanes to one lane.  Once again, look for the sign with the flag.

Date/Time Information:
The Third Wednesday of each month
Contact Information:
Abbey Quistorf
$60 Annual Membership Fee
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