A quarter of a billion dollars was raised for Ireland during Kingsley Aikins’ twenty one years with the Worldwide Ireland Funds. As we head into 2013 – the year of The Gathering - Kingsley tells TweakYourBiz about the importance of connecting the global diaspora.



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Written by elainerogers
1264 days ago

Trust is not an event, and needs to be earned. No truer words from Kingsley. I also love his comments about "creative clusters of connected people". Time to stop spoofing information and accept it can be easily found online!

"Diaspora is about place" - very interesting comment also, esp as the world grows smaller and becomes ever more connected!

Great interview, Fiona and Kingsley - thank you!



Written by HeatherStone
1268 days ago

Fiona,

Thanks so much for this engaging interview which, in the end, is really about the power of networking. Why is it that more of us don't realize the importance of this in our everyday business efforts? Also, thanks so much to Niall for sharing it with the whole community on BizSugar!



Written by Fiona Ashe
1267 days ago

Thanks very much, Heather. I totally agree. Networking is crucial to growing a business and it's great to gain insights from an expert like Kingsley. Many thanks to Niall for sharing this on Bizsugar. I hope that everyone who views it benefits from it!



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