May
30
4:00 PM16:00

Business planning essentials: How to build a road map to success

Put your business on the path to long-term success at this essential workshop that will take you, step by step, through the vital process of building a business plan to drive your business forward. Learn how to map out a plan that will show where your business is at right now, where you’d like to be in future and, most importantly, help you develop a clear vision of the next steps and strategies that will take you there.

Business Planning Essentials (2 hours, $20)

Start time to be confirmed.

To book:

http://www.business.vic.gov.au/events/view?id=E20067

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Jun
27
4:00 PM16:00

Marketing Your Business

An effective marketing strategy should boost your brand, capture customers, keep them coming back, and ultimately save you time and money. Find out why just a website and a Facebook page is not going to cut it at this back-to-basics workshop that will show you how to develop a marketing action plan to keep your effort and resources focused in the right areas.

Wednesday, 27 June 2018 (2 hours, $20)

To book:

http://www.business.vic.gov.au/events/view?id=E20068

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Jul
11
9:00 AM09:00

Business Mentoring Clinics

Free one on one Small Business Mentoring Clinics

Sundew Room 9.00AM to 3.00PM

The Nillumbik Shire Council in conjunction with Small Business Mentoring Service provide free one-on-one business mentoring sessions for Nillumbik businesses.

Whether you’re a start-up, small or medium sized business the mentor can help you develop and grow your business. The one-on-one advice is free, confidential and tailored to your requirements; be they marketing, management, planning, hiring, finance or legal matters.

To register go to: 

http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/Living-in/Business-and-registration/Business-networks-training-and-support/Business-mentoring

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Sep
12
9:00 AM09:00

Business Mentoring Clinics

Free one on one Small Business Mentoring Clinics

Sundew Room 9.00AM to 3.00PM

The Nillumbik Shire Council in conjunction with Small Business Mentoring Service provide free one-on-one business mentoring sessions for Nillumbik businesses.

Whether you’re a start-up, small or medium sized business the mentor can help you develop and grow your business. The one-on-one advice is free, confidential and tailored to your requirements; be they marketing, management, planning, hiring, finance or legal matters.

To register go to: 

http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/Living-in/Business-and-registration/Business-networks-training-and-support/Business-mentoring

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Nov
14
9:00 AM09:00

Business Mentoring Clinics

Free one on one Small Business Mentoring Clinics

Sundew Room 9.00AM to 3.00PM

The Nillumbik Shire Council in conjunction with Small Business Mentoring Service provide free one-on-one business mentoring sessions for Nillumbik businesses.

Whether you’re a start-up, small or medium sized business the mentor can help you develop and grow your business. The one-on-one advice is free, confidential and tailored to your requirements; be they marketing, management, planning, hiring, finance or legal matters.

To register go to: 

http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/Living-in/Business-and-registration/Business-networks-training-and-support/Business-mentoring

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May
17
10:00 AM10:00

Small Business Bus - information & mentoring available

The small business bus points you in the right direction to find the right information or service that you need to start or grow your business.

In addition, there are give mentoring sessions can be booked via council website. Walk in enquiries also welcome. 

This month: 

  • ·        Eltham (Commercial Place car park), Thursday 17 May 2018

To book for the mentoring sessions please visit: 

http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/Living-in/Business-and-registration/Business-networks-training-and-support/Small-Business-Bus

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May
16
6:00 PM18:00

FREE NBN Information Session for Nillumbik Business Owners

The NBN is rolling out in Nillumbik and we are keen to provide you with information and options for your business.

Join Joseph Lirosi (local independent NBN accredited advisor) and Ebony Aitken (NBN Co Local Manager) to find out the facts and ask questions about Australia’s new telecommunications network and what it means for you and your business.
Book now for this FREE information session and find out all you need to know to make your business’s transition to NBN as smooth as possible.

When
Wednesday 16 May 2018, 6pm – 7pm

Where
Nillumbik Shire Council Chambers
Civic Drive
Greensborough VIC 3088

Bookings are essential

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May
9
9:00 AM09:00

Business Mentoring Clinics

Free one on one Small Business Mentoring Clinics

Sundew Room 9.00AM to 3.00PM

The Nillumbik Shire Council in conjunction with Small Business Mentoring Service provide free one-on-one business mentoring sessions for Nillumbik businesses.

Whether you’re a start-up, small or medium sized business the mentor can help you develop and grow your business. The one-on-one advice is free, confidential and tailored to your requirements; be they marketing, management, planning, hiring, finance or legal matters.

To register go to: 

http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/Living-in/Business-and-registration/Business-networks-training-and-support/Business-mentoring

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Apr
18
4:00 PM16:00

Commercialising your new idea workshop: Strategies to get to market (workshop 2)

Everything you need to know to take your innovative idea from drawing board to market launch. Get help to assess the feasibility, decide its business potential and develop a clear commercialisation strategy over two inspiring workshops led by an experienced innovation and commercialisation expert. This is a two day workshop: Wednesday 28 March 5.30pm to 8.30pm and Wednesday 18 April 6pm to 8.30pm. 

(3.5 hours, $75 for two)

 

http://www.business.vic.gov.au/events/view?id=E20066

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Mar
28
4:00 PM16:00

Commercialising your new idea workshop: Strategies to get to market

Everything you need to know to take your innovative idea from drawing board to market launch. Get help to assess the feasibility, decide its business potential and develop a clear commercialisation strategy over two inspiring workshops led by an experienced innovation and commercialisation expert. This is a two day workshop: Wednesday 28 March 5.30pm to 8.30pm and Wednesday 18 April 6pm to 8.30pm. 

(3.5 hours, $75 for two)

 

http://www.business.vic.gov.au/events/view?id=E20066

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Mar
23
9:00 AM09:00

Where to start online - Your digital strategy crash course

DO YOU WANT TO UNDERSTAND HOW ONLINE CAN WORK FOR YOUR BUSINESS? 

This workshop provides you with the starting point to make a plan of attack, that’s specific to your business. It will help you understand how best to spend your time and money online to make the biggest impact to your business. 

What’s included? 

  • Getting your head around online and how it works for a business
  • Taking what you know about your business and applying this to a map of online (purchasing) behavior
  • Working out what are the best channels, tactics and content that will work for your customers online
  • Creating a plan based on these channels, tactics and content
  • How to check your plan makes sense (we want to make sure you hit your income goals right?)
  • BONUS: audit of current online activity to make sure everything your doing is helping you (not hindering you to sell and promote your business online)
  • BONUS: A 2018 Fix Business Planner with planning and action worksheets.

 

Morning tea is included as part of the workshop. 

This event is being held in partnership with the Business Development Office of Nillumbik Shire Council. For more information on the Business Development programs and events, visit their website

Where:

Diamond Creek Living and Learning Centre, 119 Cowin St, Diamond Creek (see map below)

When:

Friday 23rd March, 9am - 1pm. 

How much? 

Cost: $35

What will you take away from this workshop? 

  • A tailored plan for online based on your business (not a cookie cutter solution based on someone else’s business) 
  • The ability to stop guessing and focus on the things online that will make a difference to your business 
  • Know where to put your precious time and money, so you get the best possible return. 
  • A great foundation in online to go forth and build on a base of knowledge with deeper expertise in the areas of online that matter most to you and your business
  • Comfort that you have all the right pieces in place to make online work for you 
  • Know all the little things no one seems to tell you about making online work for you. 

About your workshop presenter

Kirri Romero is a digital strategist, with over 20 years of experience working in all facets of online, creating successful online experiences working in a variety of industries, from finance to education, food, fashion and health industries. 

Her focus is on the practicalities, while ensuring enough of the why is included, so you can master online for yourself. She spends her time creating online experiences for businesses and showing people how to craft and control online for their business to great effect. 

She is a self-confessed crusader for small business, believing it the antidote to big business domination. 

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Mar
14
9:00 AM09:00

Business Mentoring Clinics

Free one on one Small Business Mentoring Clinics

Sundew Room 9.00AM to 3.00PM

The Nillumbik Shire Council in conjunction with Small Business Mentoring Service provide free one-on-one business mentoring sessions for Nillumbik businesses.

Whether you’re a start-up, small or medium sized business the mentor can help you develop and grow your business. The one-on-one advice is free, confidential and tailored to your requirements; be they marketing, management, planning, hiring, finance or legal matters.

To register go to: 

http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/Living-in/Business-and-registration/Business-networks-training-and-support/Business-mentoring

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Mar
1
10:00 AM10:00

Small Business Bus - information & mentoring available

The small business bus points you in the right direction to find the right information or service that you need to start or grow your business.

In addition, there are give mentoring sessions can be booked via council website. Walk in enquiries also welcome. 

This month: 

  • Hurstbridge (Station car park), Thursday 1 March 2018

To book for the mentoring sessions please visit: 

http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/Living-in/Business-and-registration/Business-networks-training-and-support/Small-Business-Bus

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