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  • Stats on Join2Grow – Phase 1

    Last week, I had a good chat with Catherine, theJoin2Grow project owner at Fortis. If you want to find out more about Fortis initiative in the social networking space, I invite you to checkCatherine’s presentation at the recent Emerce Insight Banking event. More

  • Join2Grow – Phase 2

    Yesterday, I received an email fromJoin2Grow, the social network for European Entrepreneurs launched by Fortis in February 2007. Today, they will launch the phase 2 of Join2Grow. I joined the network back in March 2007 to review the interface. Please find below my initial conclusions: First, I want to salute this initiative again: it is great to […] More

  • Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 4)

    Review – Join2Grow.biz (Fortis) Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 2): Registration, Profile, Contacts Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 3): RSS, Channels, Podcasts, Polls Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 4): Conclusion ___________________________________________________________________________________ GOALS & INTERESTS * For Fortis: their goal is to be seen as the prefered financial partner for entepreneurs. This network is a fantastic source of info […] More

  • Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 3)

    Review – Join2Grow.biz (Fortis) Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 2): Registration, Profile, Contacts Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 3): RSS, Channels, Podcasts, Polls Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 4): Conclusion ___________________________________________________________________________________ RSS Feeds Excellent: most info is available in RSS feeds! It enables you to be kept posted of any changes directly in your feeds reader, without having […] More

  • Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 2)

    Review – Join2Grow.biz (Fortis) Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 2): Registration, Profile, Contacts Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 3): RSS, Channels, Podcasts and Polls Review – Join2Grow.biz (Part 4): Conclusion ___________________________________________________________________________________ Entrepreneur survey Entrepreneur magazine     Entrepreneur network     REGISTRATION From my laptop at home, I had some strange problems when I tried to register. […] More

  • Fortis Launches ‘MySpace’ for Entrepeneurs

    This is an exciting news found today, 16 Feb 2007, on finextra! “Belgian financial services group Fortis has launched a MySpace-style social network for European entrepreneurs.” After ING, it is a pleasure to see other banks trying to leverage the potential of the web2.0 and social networking: “(Fortis) strongly backing this new tool (Join2Grow.biz), which will give European […] More