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Small Business Events

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Facebook Unleashed for Business Perth

Already 14.9 million Australians over the age of 18 have Facebook  accounts [and many millions more aged between 13 to 18] and 9 million visit Facebook EVERY day - 7.3 million on their phone. Shouldn't your business getting its share of this Internet gold rush? 

The Facebook for business workshop will take you beyond the basics, share insights that every business needs to capitalise on and uncover marketing magic you can utilize IMMEDIATELY

THESE CHANGES MAKE FACEBOOK BUSINESS FRIENDLY! Be the first to know how to use and win business with BRAND NEW Facebook features announced during the first 2 months of 2017 include:

Facebook LIVE: What is exciting business marketers about Facebook Live? It is an awesome way to use the power of live video to communicate brand stories and to build authentic, intimate relationships with customers, fans and followers.

LOOKALIKE Audience modelling: Lookalike audiences can be used to support any business objective: You can Target people who are similar to your existing customers for fan acquisition, site registration, off-Facebook purchases, and coupon claims, or simply to drive awareness of your brand.

Facebook MESSENGER: Facebook has opened up Messenger usernames for all businesses, encouraging them to promote their Messenger presence in the same way businesses used to promote their Facebook pages.

Customise Advanced Remarketing Features: Just what is a Website Custom Audience? Well, it is the NEW Adwords and it’s time to get familiar. In a nutshell, it’s the ability to create Facebook ads that reach specific visitors to your website. 

Facebook Stories coming to the Facebook: Facebook Stories is nearly a direct copy of what makes Snapchat and Instagram hits with their users. It will provide a whole new opportunity for brands to generate reach on the Facebook which has 10 times the audience of these other platforms.

Facebook conversion pixel: What is a Pixel I hear you ask. Well a pixel is just a bit of code that you put on your website that sends messages back to Facebook for tracking purposes. They are what makes you think that "they" know your every move... ads for where you have just been for example!

19 Oct 17Saxons Facility Centre Perth level 1 140 St Georges Terrace Perth, Western Australia 6000$249 View Details

Marketing Case Management

Case Management is a highly skilled specialised role. Providers of human services assist with consumers via case management to have meaningful lives whilst getting the most out of their allocated funding. Case Management is provided in many sectors such as health, aged care, disabilities, home care, mental health, drug & alcohol.

This workshop/seminar is being repeated in response to identified needs within the industry particularly in Home Care Packages and NDIS.

Providers are facing ever increasing questions about their case management/core advisory services and associated fees. This seminar will explore the misconceptions and assist you to have the necessary skills and marketing to ensure consumers understand the value of case management.

Key topics covered include:

• describing case management
• principles of case management
• how to document services that meet legislative requirements
• costing your services
• how to conduct a case conference
• care planning and assessments required for informed decision making
• making consumers the centre of all practice
• marketing case management

Lorraine is a Fellow of the Case Management Society of Australia and as such is passionate about the benefits of Case Management. Attendees will as usual receive resources and information to apply in practice in their services including a USB with extensive resources.

Target Audience: Home Care, NDIS, Health care, Mental health residential care ( aged and disability) and providers where case management is required. Co-ordinators and Case Managers working in human services sector delivery.


19 Oct 17Mercure Perth 10 Irwin Street Perth, WA 6000$520 View Details

Protect, publish, engage: stories about collaboration and commercialisation

How can researchers and businesses combine their expertise to drive commercial success? What can start ups take from the research and technology industries to grow faster? How can these groups find the right intellectual property (IP) strategy to innovate together?

To help answer these questions we’re inviting researchers, entrepreneurs, business leaders, policy makers and investors to join us for a conversation about innovation, commercialisation and entrepreneurship.


  • Daniel Shaddock
    CEO of Liquid Instruments
    Daniel will share his journey from ANU researcher to business leader of an award winning high-technology start up.
  • Sudha Rao
    Director and Founder, EpiAxis Therapeutics
    Sudha will explain the breakthroughs and challenges that come with securing government, university and private financial backing.
  • Kevin Restrick
    Supervising Examiner of Patents, IP Australia
    Kevin will talk about the value of the IP system for research and commercialisation.
  • Natalie Chapman
    Co-founder and Managing Director, gemaker
    Natalie will discuss how innovators can best bring their technologies, products and services to market.
  • Petr Adamek
    CEO of CBR Innovation Network
    Petr is the MC for this event.

This event will be followed by a networking lunch.

19 Oct 17ANU Commons Cnr Kingsley & Rimmer St Acton Canberra, ACT 2601Free View Details

Business Excellence Awards

The Awards provide a unique opportunity to recognise successful businesses and organisations in Northern Tasmania. They will also highlight the vital contribution that many businesses and organisations make to the region in economic, employment and social terms.

The Awards partnership between the Launceston Chamber of Commerce and the major naming rights sponsor aims to develop a premier business environment that encourages all businesses to strive for excellence.

22 Oct 17Hotel Grand Chancellor, Cameron Street, Launceston$150-$170 View Details

Project Management Professional (PMP)® Boot Camp

Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification is the most distinguished professional qualification for project managers offered by Project Management Institute (PMI)®.

The certification is relevant for professionals who are seeking to advance their career by completing the PMP® certification exam that is based on Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide)—Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2013.

Our learning program equips you with the right information required to ace the PMP® exams, and is based on the principles that are outlined in the PMBOK® Guide. Now you can enhance your competence and knowledge in Project management techniques, and establish your ability to handle complex project challenges with confidence.

You will learn:

  • To Effectively manage each stage of the project life cycle
  • Satisfy your clients’ needs Enhance your project team’s performance
  • Objective creation, prioritization, resource assessing, development and conflict resolution skills will all be enhanced.
  • Information management and sharing will be improved substantially.
  • Monitoring and evaluation skills are honed, leading to optimal project management performance.
  • fast-forward your career with state-of-the-art project management skills and techniques
  • become a project management expert within your industry, ensuring timely and cost-effective completion of critical projects
  • transition from project specialist to a leader of high functioning project teams
  • enhance your performance and ability to contribute to the company's bottom-line results
23 Oct 17  to 26 Aug 17Regus – Canberra City West, London Circuit Canberra City West, Tower A, Level 5, 7 London Circuit, Canberra ACT A$2,099.05 – A$5,665.56 View Details
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