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The National Network for People Professionals

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Why Join the Network?

Brand Leverage

Access to a Broad Network of Expertise

  • Use of the PbPI brand to promote and sell business
  • Access to the PbPI network as resources in bidding on projects that require additional specialties, skillsets or bandwidth

Discounts

Purchasing Power of a National Network

  • Access to negotiated discounts for conferences, services, vendors, assessments, etc.
  • Some examples are: Jazz HR recruiting software, conference discounts, website maintenance programs, and more

Education

Monthly Sessions

  • A minimum of 45 minutes of content from corporate partners or other members
  • A minimum of 45 minutes of Zoom breakout sessions with other members across the country to dig deeper into business topics and build camaraderie

Marketing

Expansive marketing on behalf of all members

  • Inclusion in the PbPI membership directory (highlights for partners)
  • Inclusion in the PbPI newsletter (spotlights for partners)
  • Access to Powered by Purple Ink network business development opportunities. This includes merchandise placement in the JoyPowered® store, inclusion in the Powered by Purple Ink social media networks, reduced fees for Purple Ink programs, and more.

Networking

Opportunities to learn from other professionals

  • Member Circles: Small groups of 4-5 that meet on their own to support one another in growing their businesses. These groups will be assigned by PbPI based upon input from members when they join.
  • PbPI LinkedIn Group for sharing content, ideas, and opportunities.

Referrals

High-value referral program (for Partners only)

  • Limited and special status for partners to minimize competition and maximize the benefits of the referral program
  • 10% referral fee (from the referred partner) for bringing an opportunity to the network that results in closed business
  • Opportunity to provide education to the network that promotes subject matter expertise

Three Ways to Maximize the Power of the Network

Member

Consultancies that join for education, networking, and valuable discounts.

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Partner

Consultants who provide expert services and enjoy the benefits of referrals

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Corporate Partner

Affiliated preferred businesses who serve as resources and valued subject matter experts

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