• Everyone you meet here, deserves your sincere attention.
  • Be supportive, share information, tips and find common ground or interests.
  • Listen to each other and ask questions to get a better understanding.
  • You don’t have to agree, but enable each other to talk about things together.
  • Focus on people that energize you and/or make you feel confident. Don’t invest time in people that give you a negative feeling.
  • Don’t get too personal. In business getting to know each other is slightly different than in personal life. You may shy away people when you get too personal.
  • Don’t take things for granted. Even if advice, tips or ideas are not instantly helpful for you, still they can be later on.
  • Thank eachother for taking time and interest.
  • Cheer success of others. There is no competition, we can all make it happen!

Topics on the forums may lead to discussion. Great! They are a place for sharing and inspiring. Below tips on what is smart to do and what you better not do to keep it pleasant and inspiring.

Smart to do

  • Keep it light.
  • Ask questions and respond to questions.
  • Let everyone join in.
  • Stick to the subject or related subjects.
  • Speak respectful and professional.
  • Find out what you have in common.

Better not

  • Dominate the conversation.
  • Make statements instead of asking questions since you get less response on statements.
  • Ask about and comment on personal matters or matters that could embarrass others.
  • Using inappropriate language.
  • Trying to continue if others have closed the conversation about a topic.
Would you like to add to the tips above? Please send your suggestion by email. A team of members will discuss and select. Of course we will give you credit when we add your suggestion.