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Geoff Kirkwood
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Attended Newcastle Boys High
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Are you earning between $500 and $1000 an hour from your coaching? You could be with an online e-learning system to support your person-to-person engagement.
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Saturday, January 7, 2012. Sunday afternoon and I'm beat. Been fighting the crowds and no-one here knows which side of the road/footpath to walk on so they go wherever there is a gap. In addition ...
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online business and marketing advice for the price of a cup of coffee a day
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Thanks +Geoff Kirkwood for this ... look forward to taking a read!!
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Thanks Michael!
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+Geoff Kirkwood been having some fun Geoff?
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Using experience to advise others - Excellent listener - Confident speaker
Employment
  • geoffkirkwood.com pty ltd
    Mentor, 1991 - present
  • Ka-Chiing Pty Ltd
    Chief Entrepreneur, 2010 - present
  • BNI Australia Pty Ltd
    Master Franchisee, 1998 - 2007
  • Torin (Aust) Pty Ltd
    Marketing Manager, 1988 - 1990
  • Chadwick Industries Pty Ltd
    Sales Manager, 1988 - 1991
  • Email Ltd
    National Sales Manager, 1987 - 1988
  • Hunter Douglas Ltd
    Marketing Manager, 1979 - 1986
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Brisbane
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Newcastle - Sydney - Melbourne - Canberra
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The Referral Master
Introduction

Is recognized as one of Australia’s top experts in the area of referral marketing. Geoff has spoken in seven countries on the topic and is best known for his presentation “How To Build Million Dollar Relationships”.

While he is obviously an entrepreneur and even lists that as his occupation on immigration documents when entering overseas countries on a speaking tour, he was relatively late in recognizing this talent.

However in 1973 he discovered a passion and talent for both leadership and public speaking. He still holds the record for the fastest time from new member to District Governor in Toastmasters International in NSW.

As the Master Franchisee, he built the largest networking organisation in Australia (Business Network International) from 750 members to 3500 in just six years, thus being the fastest growing country in the world in 2003. He is also responsible for creating and trademarking “International Networking Week”, now celebrated each February in 41 countries.

He has helped over 6,000 people improve their communication skills through his “Communicate with Confidence” seminars and is now a sought after mentor with his “45 minutes and you buy the coffee” sessions that have changed the lives of many business people, hence his passion for mentoring. He is featured in the newly released book “Millionaire Mentors”.

Based in Brisbane, Geoff relaxes singing in a community choir, running his own dinner party competition called Men Who Cook, reads up to 50 books a year and is a member of the National Speakers Association of Australia. 

Bragging rights
1st Professional Speaker to speak in the then closed city of Vladivostok in the 20th Century. Fastest growing BNI Franchise in the world in 2003.
Education
  • Newcastle Boys High
    1956 - 1961
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One of the best cafe restaurants in Brisbane, Great food and friendly service. My favourite. Just ask for Bev.
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I have been trying to get someone to answer the phone so I can make a booking. Phoned today at 1.24 pm, 1.31 pm, 2.19 pm, 2.43 pm and 4.14 pm and each time gave up waiting after 7 minutes or more. How can I make a booking please?
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