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Wednesday
26 Jul 2017

Tax for Small Business workshop

Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses. It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.

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Here's a peek at some events coming up in the months ahead...
Tuesday
1 Aug 2017

Getting Paid in the Building & Construction Industry

This workshop will show you how to free up valuable time and easily gain access to reliable business information.

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Monday
7 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek Eastland Experience - from Ordinary to Extraordinary

Dianne McGrath is one of 7 Australian shortlisted Mars One astronaut candidates in the remaining “Mars 100”.

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Monday
7 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek - Small Business Mentoring Clinic

Would you like to have a mentor for your business? Maroondah-based and businesses from neighboring municipalities can access mentoring sessions through the Small Business Clinics being run at Maroondah City Council.

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Tuesday
8 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek - Women in Leadership

Women are half the labour force, and half the talent pool for business. But is your business making the most of this talent pool?

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Tuesday
8 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek - Business Writing Brilliance - Communication to Inform, Inspire & Influence

This workshop gives you the power to create effective business correspondence, documents and publications in any situation.

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Tuesday
8 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek - Switching Mindsets for Performance

Success requires us to influence others to engage with our ideas, to accelerate their growth and amplify their impact.

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Tuesday
8 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek - Effective Business Networking

There's a lot more to business networking than just meeting new people - it’s not enough that people KNOW you, or that they LIKE you. They also need to TRUST you!

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Tuesday
8 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek Networking Event - Meet the Young Entrepreneurs | The Public Brewery - Croydon

Meet three inspirational young (and local) entrepreneurs - Cam from Monsta Surf, Phillip from Goldelucks Bakery and Jake from Double Park Sidecar Coffee.

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Tuesday
8 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek - Creating Powerful Speeches & Presentation Skills

Want to create more persuasive and memorable speeches and presentations?

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Wednesday
9 Aug 2017

2017 BizWeek - Marketing to Boost Your Business Profit

In today’s economy there is a lot of competition and you must stand out and be different to be irresistible to your prospects.

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Shared Events

Thursday
2 Nov 2017

Setting Your Financial Strategy (Knox City Council)

Profit and loss statements, budgets, forecasts and cash flow – it’s easy for small businesses to feel overwhelmed by business financials, but they are great tools once you know how to use them.

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Wednesday
2 Aug 2017

Starting Your Business Right (Knox City Council)

​​​​​​​Conducting a feasibility study on your business idea is just one of the skills you will learn in this practical workshop, joining a small group of people new to business in your local area.

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Wednesday
9 Aug 2017

Business Planning Essentials (Knox City Council)

Business planning helps us to think ahead to identify and avoid future issues and more importantly discover and explore new opportunities.

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Wednesday
16 Aug 2017

Marketing your Business (Knox City Council)

In this interactive 2-hour workshop, an experienced marketing professional will share their insight to help participants set marketing goals, learn more about their customers, clarify their Unique Selling Proposition and use this to help choose the right marketing activities for their business.

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Wednesday
23 Aug 2017

Effective Business Networking (Knox City Council)

The workshop will help participants to learn how to build relationships, communicate their business value quickly and effectively, and build their reputation using both face-to-face and online networking.

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Wednesday
6 Sep 2017

Employing and Keeping the Right Staff (Knox City Council)

Employing someone is one of the biggest business decisions that all business owners will have to make. This practical and interactive workshop will teach participants how to do just that – to find people, contract them, induct them and manage them in line with good management practice and legal requirements.

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Wednesday
13 Sep 2017

Commercialising Your New Idea (Session 1 of 2) (Knox City Council)

From protecting intellectual property, to market validation, market entry strategy and how to determine a realistic financial needs assessment, these workshops will help participants to plan each stage and create a strategy to get their idea to the market and create a profitable business.

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Wednesday
20 Sep 2017

Commercialising Your New Idea (Session 2 of 2) (Knox City Council)

From protecting intellectual property, to market validation, market entry strategy and how to determine a realistic financial needs assessment, these workshops will help participants to plan each stage and create a strategy to get their idea to the market and create a profitable business.

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Wednesday
25 Oct 2017

Successfully Exiting Your Business (Knox City Council)

Whether handing the reins to family or looking to sell, this short, practical workshop will take business owners through the best strategies, tools and models for planning their exit strategy to help them realise a good financial return for all those years of hard work.

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Friday
27 Oct 2017

E-Commerce Revolution Conference (Knox City Council)

Amazon - is your business prepared for their arrival? The Melbourne East councils are proud to present a conference that highlights the opportunities e-commerce offers to manufacturer’s and retail businesses.

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