Viennese Ball

Like ball room dancing? We do – not only because its fun, its work. Following or engagement in Baku, Azerbaijan we were asked to develop the first Viennese Ball in Baku. The Viennese Ball is one of the most beautiful traditions that went from local to global. The City of Vienna organizes and participates in […]

St. Martin

Passionate about skiing? We as a team are as controversial as our projects, whereas you will find Bernhard on the ski slopes as often as possible, you will not get any understanding for such endeavors from Niclas. But we like creativity, out of the box thinking. In accordance local authorities BNS is introducing a new and […]

Eurovision Song Contest 2012 Baku Azerbaijan

We believe in networking, we believe in bringing together the best team, having fun a work, be creative and help creativity to grow in a project. Three weeks after Azerbaijan won the Eurovision Song Contest back in 2011 we had a project paper ready for the entire event panned in 2012. Our aim was: The Eurovision Song Contest […]

Boutiquehotel Lindenhof

BNS Consulting´s first managed hotel property. As some things can be planned and some are more or less coincidentally the contract for the Boutiquehotel Lindenhof at Bad Gastein, Austria was partly one and the other. In November 2015 ”rumors” in our network spread that we should look out for a hotel manager based in the […]

Thyssen Bornemisza Art Contemporary

TBA21 a philanthropic art foundation, founded by Francesca von Habsburg. TBA21 is one of the leading private foundations in contemporary arts in Europe, hosting more than 600 art pieces of contemporary art. TBA21 is dedicated to commission contemporary art on highest level internationally, exhibiting in Vienna, Venice, Istanbul, as well as in South America. Niclas […]

Maier Kaffee

Maier Kaffee is a registered trademark of the company M2 Event und Handels g.m.b.H., which is headquartered in Vienna. We got involved as business angle for start-up consultancy drafting the first business plans and forecasts. Honestly we have to confess that this is our own baby in Austria. Valentin established the idea to shake up […]

How Networking Can Become Your Competitive Advantage

Would you like to add Richard Branson to your network? How about Larry Page, or Sheryl Sandberg, or Marc Andreessen? That’d be great, of course, but innovation expert Deb Mills-Scofield says connecting with a big name may not be as helpful as you’d think. If you really want to learn from your network and use […]

Correlates of Networking Behavior for Managerial and Professional Employees

Networking is an important strategy for managing one’s career, but little is known about those who engage in networking behaviors. A study of 418 managers and professionals was conducted to examine the relationship of personal and job characteristics to involvement in networking. Multiple regression results showed that gender, socioeconomic background, self-esteem, extraversion, favorable attitudes toward […]

Business Networking: A necessary third millenium skill

If a single word defines the business environment a decade into the third millennium, it’s complexity. As organizations get larger, adopt complicated structures, become increasingly international, and deal more with outside vendors for key parts of their operations — all accelerating trends that show no signs of abating — new pressures are put on individuals […]

What Is Business Networking, Anyway?

Business networking is leveraging your business and personal connections to bring you a regular supply of new business. The concept sounds simple, doesn’t it? Don’t let that fool you, though. Because it involves relationship building, it can be a deceptively complex process. Think about it. How many people do you know? How many of these […]