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Small Business Events

Conferences, seminars, workshops & webinars - Find a small business event close to you

 

Feeding Change: Creating a community of food innovation and entrepreneurship in Launceston

This forum examines how community, education and design must co-innovate with industry if we want to create a globally recognised centre for food systems culture.

Launceston has a burgeoning food and drink culture. Community assets such as the Harvest Market, our vineyards, providores, restaurants and cafes all build on the region’s reputation for high quality produce and a resilient agricultural industry. With a growing focus on value adding, Launceston has all the ingredients to become the focus of one of Australia’s premier food regions. This forum examines how community, education and design must co-innovate with industry if we want to create a globally recognised centre for food systems culture. 

Panellists:

  • Devita Davison, Communications and Marketing Director, Foodlab Detriot
  • Sally Milbourne, Director, The Cultivate Group
  • Helen Norrie, Lecturer, Architecture and Design, University of Tasmania
  • Louise Morris, Ento-preneur and Executive Director, Rebel Food Tasmania
  • Roger Stanley, Centre for Food innovation, University of Tasmania

 

20 Nov 17Academy Gallery, Inveresk campus, LauncestonNA View Details

How To Sustain An Entrepreneurial Mindset and Ultimately Success in Business

Welcome to VICTORIA ICG Coach and Connect for NOVEMBER 21ST 2017

We are delighted to announce we have the amazing Matt Joy joining us for our NOVEMBER 2017 Coach and Connect. Matt is a true mover and shaker in the world of Sustainable Entrepreneurialism.

The ICG has a fantastic calendar of presenters for you in 2017/2018 and we are continuing to ramp up the value for you with our theme for this year “MOVERS & SHAKERS”. These events provide a fantastic opportunity to get in the room with like-minded individuals and phenomenal speakers.

21 Nov 17The Coaching Institute 37-39 Albert Road #40 Melbourne, VIC 3004$22.19 View Details

Social Media The Big 3 "Hands On" - City of Armadale

Join the online conversation: Pick up some tips to rev up your LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram pages

Make the most of the online marketing wave. While working on your laptop for the LinkedIn & Facebook sessions (not your mobile phones) and your Smart phone for the Instagram session, the trainers will show you how to update your own platform in real time!

This workshop will show you :

  • 6 tips that will improve your B2B exposure on your LinkedIn personal profile (Sherryn McBride)
  • 6 actions that matter to your marketing on your Facebook Business Page (Sherryn McBride)
  • Building your profile and growing a digital community with Instagram (Do Re Media)

Pre-requisites:

LinkedIn session

  • Must already have a LinkedIn personal profile with a good head and shoulders photo
  • Essential you bring along your laptop and mouse (tablets and mobile phones are not acceptable, the features/functions are not consistent for group training)

Facebook session

  • Must already have a Facebook personal page
  • Essential you bring along your laptop and mouse (tablets and mobile phones are not acceptable, the features/functions are not consistent for group training)
  • Load to your computer your logo and 3+ photos that depict your business and products/services.

Instagram Session

  • Smart phone pre-loaded with the Instagram app.

 

21 Nov 17Function Room - City of Armadale 7 Orchard Avenue Armadale Perth, WA 6112$30 View Details

Stepping up to Supervision Darwin

If you want to increase your leadership skills you need good training, practical tools, and proven strategies. This course is based on the latest leadership research, yet it aims to equip business people with actual techniques that can be applied in the workplace. In 3 fast paced hours you will learn about leadership styles, values and vision, emerging trends, new management techniques, empowering employees, and developing leaders.

Designed specifically for New Leaders, this seminar is presented in four distinct parts which include:

Understanding & Managing Yourself

  • Managing your emotions

  • Goal setting - Smart goals
  • Time Management & Focus
  • Role of Respect & Gratitude
  • You Values
  • Taking Action - the Circle of success / 7 A's of Achievement
  • Resilience, Optimism

Relating To Others

  • Building Rapport, Common Bonds, Praise & Appreciation

  • Different Communication Style & Skills
  • Dealing with difficult people & situations
  • Building Relationships - Beanstalk Model of relationships.
  • Influence & Persuasion
  • Leadership Basics
  • Counselling & giving feedback

Developing New Managers and Supervisors

  • Promoted from within the team

  • Friend vs. Staff
  • Respect vs. Being Liked
  • Specify and communicate the new role & responsibilities.
  • Appointed from outside or new team
  • First impressions critical
  • You're the Role Model
  • Lack of knowledge & Company culture

Making the transition from buddy to boss

  • From friends to staff/team members

  • Stepping up to Supervision

Stepping up to Supervision is the ideal introduction to the art of management and supervision. By combining the basic theory outlined above, with workable and learnable skills, attendees will be equipped to become effective team leaders.

In a enjoyable hands on approach to this essential skill for business, you will share with other attendees the pleasure of learning about management skills to equip you for a more productive work experience.

Teachable Management Skills to Learn & Practice

Communicating

  • Verbal Feedback - Correct type, Praise & acknowledgment, BNS, Criticism
  • Non - verbal Feedback - what you do, body language, treating others differently
  • Progressive Discipline - Counselling, Warnings, Termination, Legalities
  • Effective Questioning - ask don't tell
  • Coaching Skills - Let others learn, POEBBPC Model
  • Giving Clear Concise Instructions, paraphrasing
  • Presentation Skills - How to run Meetings, Public Speaking
  • Power of Knowledge - Being Discreet, confidentiality, security of records
  • Negotiation Skills - persuasiveness - being more persuasive
  • Effective Performance Evaluations
  • Interview Skills for recruitment & Selection v Picking People and reading People

Planing & Structure

  • Always know your Outcome - what you do want - daily, weekly, monthly, yearly
  • Know your Vision, Mission and Values - goal setting & direction
  • Prioritising Skills - to do list, high & Low value activities, 80/20
  • Effective Time Management - using your time wisely
  • Planning skills - What's really important in long term - not necessarily urgent - projects
  • Use Boundaries - set and communicate your rules $ expectations - develop team culture
  • Developing & using systems - the value of systematic approach
  • Improvement & Innovation Skills - How to brainstorm and generate great new ideas
  • Power of the Written Word - Diary Systems - Documenting, making records, file notes

Leadership

  • Delegating Skills - how to delegate, hold to account and follow up, Not interfere, 80% rule
  • Develop a Team Culture - supportive, Celebrating Success, and Managing Social Interaction
  • Coaching the team - Coaching skills to improve others -Strengths & Weaknesses
  • Servant Leadership - supporter of the team, will do any task
  • Decision Making & problem Solving - How to make hard decisions.
21 Nov 17GTNT Training Centre 38 Wood Street Darwin, Northern Territory 0800$185 View Details

Professional & Personal Development Events to help your Practice grow

Sustaining a medical, cosmetic injecting, health care or dental practice in a competitive market is a challenge to all health care practitioners and practice managers.

So our team at Cosmetic Surgery for Women & Men is offering our Team and Healthcare Colleagues FREE Pratice Improvement Presentations every quarter in 2017.

The themes of our Professional workshops include:

  • Running a smooth practice and achieving LIFE/WORK balance
  • Developing Your Team
  • Preventing late cancellations and NO SHOWS
  • Creating service excellence for your patients

Successfully grow your health care, cosmetic injecting, GP, Specialist or Dental practice.

NOVEMBER's Practice Improvement for Healthcare Professionals Features:

International Speaker & Brand Management expert JANE ANDERSON (Author of Impact).

22 Nov 17Amora Riverwalk Hotel in RichmondFree View Details
 
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