The different types of groups available

3.4.  The different types of groups available

 

3.4.1.   Traditional groups:  Different types of businesses 

 

This group was designed for members of different professions who come to share the knowledge and particularities of their field of business.  This formula is very effective to make oneself known, to learn and to make contacts in several spheres which can either help us or help our loved ones.  Seats are limited to one person by sub-category (trademark) per group.

 

3.4.2.  PRO formula: Groups by association 

 

This group is designed for members of the same industry.  For example, in the formula “Real Estate PRO” all members work in that sector.  This group is multi-category and several people from the same trade or from the same sector can be part of it. The important thing is to share best practices in the industry, to help each other and thus become an expert in the field. “PRO” groups can be for real estate, finance, health and wellness, IT and technology, direct sales or other industries. Seats are limited to one person per Company per group.

 

3.4.3.  Select formula: Total engagement 

 

This group is reserved only for members who are Select of Expert.  Please note that members can purchase the missing timeframe to achieve the Select Status. It is recommended to have a selection process for this type of formula.

 

3.4.4.  Expert formula: Highest level of engagement

 

This group is reserved only for members who are Select, Corporate and Prestige.  Formula and Sequence for meeting is the same as the Traditional formula.  The Expert group must meet in a more prestigious location, an extra contribution will go towards the group budget as well as having bought one of the partnership program on an annual basis. It is recommended to have a selection process for this type of formula.

 

3.4.5.  B2B formula: Business to business 

 

This group is reserved only for business who offers products or services to other businesses and that clients are primarily other businesses.  It is recommended to have a selection process for this type of formula.

 

3.4.6.  100% web formula: Your business is 100% on the web 

 

This group was conceived for members who can sell their service and products via the web. An office or location to meet is not necessary.  This formula is available for a group of regions, for example an entire province. A member can be 100% web and also offer their service in person however necessary that they can provide the full service on the web. No conflicts of categories, industry sector or businesses.  GR tools of these groups will generally concentrate of process improvement for 100% web-based businesses. It will be mandatory to have an active GR offer online. It is recommended to have a selection process for this type of formula. This group is limited at 50 members.

 

3.4.7.  Multi-Regions/Provincial: Multi-regional coverage

 

This group is for members who can sell their products and services within the designated territory.  This group can have specific criteria and pre-requisites. It can also be multi sub-categories.  This group is limited to 50 members.

 

3.4.8.  National : National coverage

 

This group is for members who sell and offer their products and services in 75% of the designated country. This group can have specific criteria and pre-requisites. It can also be multi sub-categories.  This group is limited to 100 members.

 

3.4.9.  International: Couverture international

 

This group is for members who sell and offer their products and services in at least 10 international countries. This group can have specific criteria and pre-requisites. It can also be multi sub-categories.  This group is limited to 100 members.