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Small Business Bus 2015

Operated by Small Business Victoria, the Small Business Bus visits Melbourne and regional Victoria as a 'travelling office on wheels'. It offers friendly, professional assistance from an information officer and specialist advice from an experienced business mentor from the Small Business Mentoring Service. More details

Events


E15873 - Effective Business Networking short workshop

Did you know that 87% of business today is generated by networking? Love it or hate it, it is an essential practice for businesses success. In this short 2-hour workshop you will learn proven, effective networking techniques, build your confidence and start connecting with other small business people in your area.

$20
Welsford St Cafe
2/159 Welsford St
Shepparton 3630

MakerBasics: Intro to programing

Want to learn coding but don’t know where to begin, or simply curious about how your favorite apps and games work? This workshop which will cover the basic concepts, deciphering code and errors to get you started. Create, solve and learn in this workshop designed for beginners with no prior experience necessary. Computers provided. You are also welcomed to bring your own laptop.

$0
Library at The Dock
107 Victoria Harbour Promenade
Docklands 3008

MakerBasics: Print your first object at Kathleen Syme Library

Want to get some hands on experience using a 3D printer? Then this is the workshop for you. From finding your object to slicing it, and learning how to buy and maintain your own 3D printer for home, this workshop we will cover how to understand the practical skills and knowledge you need to start printing your own 3D objects.

$0
Kathleen Syme Library
251 Faraday Street
Carlton 3053

Small Business Bus: Romsey

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Romsey Community Hub
96 Main Street
Romsey 3434

E17836 - Business Planning for Growth workshop

Are you ready to take your business to the next level? This workshop can help you to put the right strategy in place to make it happen. This intensive two-day program will help you identify new growth opportunities and plan changes you need to move confidently into the next phase of your business. Supplemented with five hours of one-on-one support from an experienced small business mentor, you will learn how to implement your plan to drive your business growth. This workshop is held over 4 sessions from 4.30pm to 8.30pm: Monday, 3 October 2016 Monday, 10 October 2016 Monday, 17 October 2016 Monday, 24 October 2016

$200
Casey Cardinia Business Hub
Level 2, 66 Victor Crescent
Narre Warren 3805

E17865 - Business Planning Essentials short workshop

A clear business plan is a key determiner of long-term business success. Get the tools, templates and support you need in this tried and tested workshop that will introduce you to the business frameworks that will fast-track your success.

$20
Mount Alexander Shire Town Hall - Room 1 Multi Purpose Meeting Room
Frederick Street
Castlemaine 3450

E17882 - Develop Your Online Strategy workshop

Learn how to develop a strategy to help grow your business through your online activities and make your products and services easy for potential customers to find. This small, interactive workshop will demystify the digital world and help bring focus and clarity to your online marketing activities.

$30
Narre Warren Library
Overland Drive
Narre Warren 3805

E18037 - Crisis Planning for Business workshop

Have you made a plan to build the resilience of your business and successfully manage through a business interruption? Making sound business decisions in a crisis is very difficult, so planning ahead is essential. Understand the various different types of disaster (natural, human or health) and improve the continuity and resilience of your business in this practical, focused workshop.

$30
Yarriambiack Shire Council
34 Lyle Street
Warracknabeal 3393

E17676 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$0
Nambur Wariga room, Latrobe City Council HQ
141 Commercial Road
Morwell 3840

E17896 - Successfully Exiting your Business short workshop

Successfully exiting your business takes as much planning as getting started. Sometimes you exit is part of a succession plan, or it could be a sale. This workshop helps you to develop a plan to guide your big decisions, maximise the value of your business and put you in control of how and when you move on.

$20
Loddon Visitor Information Centre
24 Wilson Street
Wedderburn 3518

Small Business Bus: Healesville

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside Memorial Hall
231 - 235 Maroondah Highway
Healesville 3777

Small Business Bus: Tatura

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Stuart Mock Place
142 Hogan Street
Tatura 3616

051016 - Learning the Basics Small Business workshops

Learning the Basics Small Business Workshop Series ($80 per participant for the series) Session One: Starting Your Business Right workshop Session Two: Business Planning Essentials short workshop Session Three: Understanding Marketing short workshop Session Four: Your Business in a Digital World short workshop Session Five: Effective Business Networking short workshop

$80
Monash Enterprise Centre
5a Hartnett Close
MULGRAVE 3170

E15893 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring. This workshop is part of the Learning the Basics Small Business Workshops Series ($80 per participant for 5 workshops). To book in for the series, please click on the link below: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/051016-learning-the-basics-small-business-workshops-tickets-24272388367

$30
Monash Enterprise Centre
5a Hartnett Close
MULGRAVE 3170

E15819 - Pricing for Maximum Profit short workshop

How often do you worry about your pricing? There is a reason Pricing is one of the important P’s in the marketing mix. Take the guess work out of your pricing strategy and in just two hours learn how to find the right approach to increase market share and profit.

$20
Maribyrnong Civic Centre
Cnr Hyde / Napier Streets
Footscray 3011

061016 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
The Cluster
Level 17, 31 Queen Street
Melbourne 3000

Small Business Bus: Woori Yallock

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Warburton Highway, near the corner of Woori Yallock Road
1585 Warburton Highway
Woori Yallock 3139

Small Business Bus: Kilmore

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Car park in front of Commonwealth Bank
47 Sydney Street
Kilmore 3764

E17547 - Your Business in a Digital World short workshop

Do you feel confused, overwhelmed or nervous about taking your business online? Take the guess work out of finding the right support with this introductory workshop led by a digital expert with real-life small business experience. Using practical exercises and real-life examples you will learn to make informed decisions about the right tools for your business and how to bring them all together into an effective online strategy.

$20
The Cluster
Level 17, 31 Queen Street
Melbourne 3000

E061016 - Effective Business Networking short workshop

Did you know that almost 90% of business today is generated through networks? Love it or hate it, effective networking is an essential skill to master for your business success. This short 2-hour workshop will help you develop effective networking skills with the latest techniques and insights straight from experts who have built successful businesses.

$20
The Cluster
Level 17, 31 Queen Street
Melbourne 3000

E17932 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Here at the Brotherhood of St Laurence we run the Stepping Stones program which provides small business training, support and mentoring to refugee and migrant women. This workshop is for women from a refugee and migrant background only. Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$0
Spectrum MRC Sunshine
161 Harvester Rd, Sunshine, 3020
Sunshine 3020

E17933 - Effective Record Keeping for Small Business short workshop

Here at the Brotherhood of St Laurence we run the Stepping Stones program which provides small business training, support and mentoring to refugee and migrant women. This workshop is for women from a refugee and migrant background only. Good record keeping impacts both your business growth and your bottom line. Unlock the benefits of effective record keeping, control systems and financial solutions to optimise your business profitability and performance.

$0
Spectrum MRC Sunshine
161 Harvester Rd, Sunshine, 3020
Sunshine 3020

E16025 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Thinking of starting a business but not sure where to start? Start here! This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
Brunswick Business Incubator
420 Victoria Street
Brunswick 3056

E15864 - Marketing for Growth workshop

Already know about Marketing and now want to grow your business with new products, services, or markets? Learn how to refine your existing marketing strategy to expand your business opportunities. This hands-on workshop will enable you to build a deeper understanding of your customers and focus your marketing strategy to grow your business.

$30
Council offices
100 Brougham Street
Geelong 3220

Small Business Bus: Mildura

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Langtree Mall
Langtree Avenue
Mildura 3500

Small Business Bus: Oakleigh

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside Bank of Melbourne
17 Atherton Road
Oakleigh 3166

Small Business Bus: Brighton

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside Bakers Delight
366 Bay Street
Brighton 3186

Small Business Bus: Robinvale

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside the Commonwealth Bank
39 Perrin Street
Robinvale 3549

E17529 - Effective Business Networking short workshop

Did you know that almost 90% of business today is generated through networks? Love it or hate it, effective networking is an essential skill to master for your business success. This short 2-hour workshop will help you develop effective networking skills with the latest techniques and insights straight from experts who have built successful businesses.

$20
NGIV Office
3/307 Wattletree Road
Malvern East 3145

E15808 - Marketing for Growth workshop

Already know about Marketing and now want to grow your business with new products, services, or markets? Learn how to refine your existing marketing strategy to expand your business opportunities. This hands-on workshop will enable you to build a deeper understanding of your customers and focus your marketing strategy to grow your business.

$30
Lismore Community Centre
Recreation Road
Lismore 3324

E17902 - Develop Your Online Strategy workshop

Learn how to develop a strategy to help grow your business through your online activities and make your products and services easy for potential customers to find. This small, interactive workshop will demystify the digital world and help bring focus and clarity to your online marketing activities.

$30
Continuing Education and Arts Centre of Alexandra
38a Downey Street
Alexandra 3714

Small Business Bus: Ouyen

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside the old Court House
77 Oke Street
Ouyen 3490

Small Business Bus: Elwood

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside Zen Hands
161 Ormond Road
Elwood 3184

E17999 - Develop Your Online Strategy workshop

Learn how to develop a strategy to help grow your business through your online activities and make your products and services easy for potential customers to find. This small, interactive workshop will demystify the digital world and help bring focus and clarity to your online marketing activities.

$30
Yea Community House
5 The Semicircle
Yea 3717

E15894 - Business Planning Essentials short workshop

A clear business plan is a key determiner of long-term business success. Get the tools, templates and support you need in this tried and tested workshop that will introduce you to the business frameworks that will fast-track your success. This workshop is part of the Learning the Basics Small Business Workshops Series ($80 per participant for 5 workshops). To book in for the series, please click on the link below: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/051016-learning-the-basics-small-business-workshops-tickets-24272388367

$20
Monash Enterprise Centre
5a Hartnett Close
Mulgrave 3170

E15809 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Thinking of starting a business but not sure where to start? Start here! This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
South West TAFE
Timor Street
Warrnambool 3280

E17894 - Improve Your Time Management short workshop

Are you a small business owner struggling to find enough time in your day? Learn simple and effective business systems and process that can improve your productivity and get your business organised. Identify relevant, useful actions to help take control of your day in this short two-hour workshop so you can get on with the most important thing –growing your business.

$20
Belgrave South Community House
Gilmore Court
Belgrave South 3160

Small Business Bus: St Kilda

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside St Kilda Town Hall
99a Carlisle Street
St Kilda 3182

E15841 - Effective Record Keeping for Small Business’ short workshop

How easily can you access ‘at a glance’ information about your business to reliably inform important decisions? Good record keeping impacts both your business growth and your bottom line. Unlock the benefits of effective record keeping, control systems and financial solutions to optimise your business profitability and performance.

$20
Mildura Development Corporation
110 Eighth Street`
Mildura 3500

E15842 - Keep the Cash Flowing short workshop

Even a profitable business can fail if it runs out of cash! Cash flow is the lifeblood of a business because it allows you to pay your bills and be free of financial stress. Avoid running out of cash in your business by learning how to effectively forecast and improve your cash flow, and never get left short again.

$20
Mildura Development Corporation
110 Eighth Street
Mildura 3500

E17901 - Develop Your Online Strategy workshop

Learn how to develop a strategy to help grow your business through your online activities and make your products and services easy for potential customers to find. This small, interactive workshop will demystify the digital world and help bring focus and clarity to your online marketing activities.

$20
Kinglake Ranges Neighbourhood House
6 McMahons Rd
Kinglake 3763

Pricing for Maximum Profit short workshop

Here at the Brotherhood of St Laurence we run the Stepping Stones program which provides small business training, support and mentoring to refugee and migrant women. This workshop is for women from a refugee and migrant background only. How often do you worry about your pricing? There is a reason Pricing is one of the important P’s in the marketing mix. Take the guess work out of your pricing strategy and in just two hours learn how to find the right approach to increase market share and profit.

$0
Spectrum MRC Sunshine
161 Harvester Rd, Sunshine, 3020
Sunshine 3020

Understanding Marketing short workshop

Here at the Brotherhood of St Laurence we run the Stepping Stones program which provides small business training, support and mentoring to refugee and migrant women. This workshop is for women from a refugee and migrant background only. How well do your potential and existing customers know what your business does? Understanding Marketing is not just about having a website, a Facebook page and placing advertisements in the local paper. Marketing is a vital part of establishing and building your business brand. Effective marketing will save you time and money and help you attract and retain a loyal customer base.

$0
Spectrum MRC Sunshine
161 Harvester Rd, Sunshine, 3020
Sunshine 3020

E17888 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
Timbarra Community Hall
Timbarra Way
Berwick 3806

Small Business Bus: Dandenong

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Palm Plaza, near the corner of Walker and McCrae Streets
Walker Street
Dandenong 3175

Small Business Bus: Drysdale

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside Springdale Community House
17 High Street
Drysdale 3222

Small Business Bus: Mornington

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside La Monicas Restaurant
67 Main Street
Mornington 3931

Small Business Bus: Bannockburn

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside the Farmers Market
23 High Street
Bannockburn 3331

E16794 - Keep the Cash Flowing short workshop

Even a profitable business can fail if it runs out of cash! Cash flow is the lifeblood of a business because it allows you to pay your bills and be free of financial stress. Avoid running out of cash in your business by learning how to effectively forecast and improve your cash flow, and never get left short again.

$20
Kerang Council Chambers
49 Victoria Street
Kerang 3579

E15910 - Marketing for Growth workshop

Already know about Marketing and now want to grow your business with new products, services, or markets? Learn how to refine your existing marketing strategy to expand your business opportunities. This hands-on workshop will enable you to build a deeper understanding of your customers and focus your marketing strategy to grow your business.

$30
Kingston Council Offices
1230 Nepean Highway
Cheltenham 3192

E18036 - Crisis Planning for Business workshop

Have you made a plan to build the resilience of your business and successfully manage through a business interruption? Making sound business decisions in a crisis is very difficult, so planning ahead is essential. Understand the various different types of disaster (natural, human or health) and improve the continuity and resilience of your business in this practical, focused workshop.

$30
East Gippsland Shire Offices
55 Palmers Road
LAKES ENTRANCE 3909

E16058 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Thinking of starting a business but not sure where to start? Start here! This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
Milpara Community House
21 Shellcot Road
Korumburra 3950

E17893 - Crisis Planning for Business workshop

Have you made a plan to build the resilience of your business and successfully manage through a business interruption? Making sound business decisions in a crisis is very difficult, so planning ahead is essential. Understand the various different types of disaster (natural, human or health) and improve the continuity and resilience of your business in this practical, focused workshop.

$30
Selby Community House
Minak Road
Selby 3159

Small Business Bus: Keysborough

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Parkmore Shopping Centre car park
317 Cheltenham Road
Keysborough 3173

Small Business Bus: Torquay

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Carpark near Woolworths
4 Walker Street
Torquay 3228

E15876 - Marketing for Growth workshop

Already know about Marketing and now want to grow your business with new products, services, or markets? Learn how to refine your existing marketing strategy to expand your business opportunities. This hands-on workshop will enable you to build a deeper understanding of your customers and focus your marketing strategy to grow your business.

$30
Greater Shepparton Business Centre
70 New Dookie Rd
Shepparton 3630

E15835 - Your Business in a Digital World short workshop

Do you feel confused, overwhelmed or nervous about taking your business online? You have come to the right place. Whether starting a new business or taking an existing business online, this short workshop will help you make informed decisions about the right online tools for your business.

$20
Baw Baw Shire Council Offices
33 Young Street
Drouin 3818

E16044 - Setting Your Financial Strategy short workshop

Do you know the difference between a budget and a forecast? A good financial strategy is more than just income and expenses. Learn how easy it is to take control and develop a financial strategy that improves how your business runs.

$20
Richmond Town Hall
333 Bridge Road
Richmond 3121

E18039 - Your Business in a Digital World short workshop

Do you feel confused, overwhelmed or nervous about taking your business online? Take the guess work out of finding the right support with this introductory workshop led by a digital expert with real-life small business experience. Using practical exercises and real-life examples you will learn to make informed decisions about the right tools for your business and how to bring them all together into an effective online strategy.

$20
Kilmore Library
12 Sydney Street
Kilmore 3764

E15895 - Understanding Marketing short workshop

How well do your potential and existing customers know what your business does? Understanding Marketing is not just about having a website, a Facebook page and placing advertisements in the local paper. Marketing is a vital part of establishing and building your business brand. Effective marketing will save you time and money and help you attract and retain a loyal customer base. Develop a marketing action plan to focus your effort and resources in the right areas, including market research, online activities and customer service. This workshop is part of the Learning the Basics Small Business Workshops Series ($80 per participant for 5 workshops). To book in for the series, please click on the link below: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/051016-learning-the-basics-small-business-workshops-tickets-24272388367

$20
Monash Enterprise Centre
5a Hartnett Close
MULGRAVE 3170

E15843 - Financial Health Check short workshop

Do you have a clear picture of how your business is performing financially? Knowing where to look and what to look for is simple when you know how. Learn to track your business finances and use the information to improve performance and viability – and you don’t need to be an accountant!

$20
Mildura Development Corporation
110 Eighth Street
Mildura 3500

Small Business Bus: Springvale

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Multicultural Place
31A Buckingham Avenue
Springvale 3171

Small Business Bus: Point Lonsdale

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Point Lonsdale Road shopping strip
77 Point Lonsdale Road
Point Lonsdale 3225

E15844 - Setting Your Financial Strategy short workshop

Do you know the difference between a budget and a forecast? A good financial strategy is more than just income and expenses. Learn how easy it is to take control and develop a financial strategy that improves how your business runs.

$20
Mildura Development Corporation
110 Eighth Street
Mildura 3500

E17548 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
The Cluster
Level 17, 31 Queen Street
Melbourne 3000

E17802 - Build Your Business Advantage workshop

Many successful business operators have built a sustainable competitive advantage by putting in place good systems and processes. Learn simple practices that can improve customer service, staff engagement, productivity and your overall business performance.

$30
St Kilda Town Hall
99a Carlisle Street
St Kilda 3182

Small Business Bus: Mentone

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Near the corner of Florence Street and Mentone Parade
60 Florence Street
Mentone 3194

Small Business Bus: Anglesea

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
In the bus parking area
2 Camp Road
Anglesea 3230

E17944 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
Brimbank Community and Civic Centre
301 Hampshire Road
Sunshine 3020

Small Business Bus: South Melbourne

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside NAB
260 Clarendon Street
South Melbourne 3205

Small Business Bus: Colac

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Memorial Square
43 Murray Street
Colac 3250

E18038 - Crisis Planning for Business workshop

Have you made a plan to build the resilience of your business and successfully manage through a business interruption? Making sound business decisions in a crisis is very difficult, so planning ahead is essential. Understand the various different types of disaster (natural, human or health) and improve the continuity and resilience of your business in this practical, focused workshop.

$30
Murtoa Neighbourhood House
36 McDonald Street
Murtoa 3390

Pricing for Maximum Profit short workshop

How often do you worry about your pricing? There is a reason Pricing is one of the important P’s in the marketing mix. Take the guess work out of your pricing strategy and in just two hours learn how to find the right approach to increase market share and profit.

$20
Mornington Peninsula Shire
90 Besgrove Street
Rosebud 3939

Small Business Bus: Apollo Bay

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Apollo Bay Foreshore, opposite the newsagency
135 Great Ocean Road
Apollo Bay 3233

E17870 - Understanding Marketing short workshop

How well do your potential and existing customers know what your business does? Understanding Marketing is not just about having a website, a Facebook page and placing advertisements in the local paper. Marketing is a vital part of establishing and building your business brand. Effective marketing will save you time and money and help you attract and retain a loyal customer base. Develop a marketing action plan to focus your effort and resources in the right areas, including market research, online activities and customer service.

$20
Ballarat Business Centre
15 Dawson Street South
Ballarat 3350

Small Business Bus: Port Melbourne

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Bay Street, near the corner of Bridge Street
300 Bay Street
Port Melbourne 3207

E15896 - Your Business in a Digital World short workshop

Do you feel confused, overwhelmed or nervous about taking your business online? Take the guess work out of finding the right support with this introductory workshop led by a digital expert with real-life small business experience. Using practical exercises and real-life examples you will learn to make informed decisions about the right tools for your business and how to bring them all together into an effective online strategy. This workshop is part of the Learning the Basics Small Business Workshops Series ($80 per participant for 5 workshops). To book in for the series, please click on the link below: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/051016-learning-the-basics-small-business-workshops-tickets-24272388367

$20
Monash Enterprise Centre
5a Hartnett Close
MULGRAVE 3170

E18032 - Marketing for Growth workshop

Do you already understand the basics of Marketing and want to develop your skills to grow your business further with new products, services, or markets? Learn how to refine your existing marketing strategy to expand your business opportunities. This hands-on workshop will challenge you to build a deeper understanding of your customers and boost the effectiveness of your marketing to take your business to the next level.

$30
Function Room, Shire of Campaspe HQ
Cnr Hare & Heygarth Streets
Echuca 3564

Small Business Bus: Winchelsea

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Shopping centre car park
Palmer Street
Winchelsea 3241

Small Business Bus: Canterbury

The Victorian Government's Small Business Bus provides free mentoring and face-to-face assistance to help you start or build your small business. The Small Business Bus is visiting all regions of Victoria in 2016. Book in now for your free one-on-one mentoring session to get your business moving.

$
Outside Buckley's IGA
92 Maling Road
Canterbury 3126

E15865 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Thinking of starting a business but not sure where to start? Start here! This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
Council offices
100 Brougham Street
Geelong 3220

E18000 - Business Planning Essentials short workshop

A clear business plan is a key determiner of long-term business success. Get the tools, templates and support you need in this tried and tested workshop that will introduce you to the business frameworks that will fast-track your success.

$20
Yea Community House
5 The Semicircle
Yea 3717

E17531 - Effective Record Keeping for Small Business short workshop

Good record keeping impacts both your business growth and your bottom line. Unlock the benefits of effective record keeping, control systems and financial solutions to optimise your business profitability and performance.

$20
NGIV Office
3/307 Wattletree Road
Malvern East 3145

E17866 - Improve Your Time Management short workshop

Are you a small business owner struggling to find enough time in your day? Learn simple and effective business systems and process that can improve your productivity and get your business organised. Identify relevant, useful actions to help take control of your day in this short two-hour workshop so you can get on with the most important thing –growing your business.

$20
Mount Alexander Shire Council Town Hall - Room 1 Multi Purpose Meeting Room
Frederick Street
Castlemaine 3450

Starting Your Business Right workshop

Here at the Brotherhood of St Laurence we run the Stepping Stones program which provides small business training, support and mentoring to refugee and migrant women. This workshop is for women from a refugee and migrant background only. Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$0
Epping Community Services Hub
713 High St, Epping, VIC 3076
Epping 3076

E17657 - Effective Business Networking short workshop

Did you know that almost 90% of business today is generated through networks? Love it or hate it, effective networking is an essential skill to master for your business success. This short 2-hour workshop will help you develop effective networking skills with the latest techniques and insights straight from experts who have built successful businesses.

$20
Landscaping Victoria
2/497 Burke Road
Hawthorn East 3123

Effective Record Keeping for Small Business short workshop

Here at the Brotherhood of St Laurence we run the Stepping Stones program which provides small business training, support and mentoring to refugee and migrant women. This workshop is for women from a refugee and migrant background only. Good record keeping impacts both your business growth and your bottom line. Unlock the benefits of effective record keeping, control systems and financial solutions to optimise your business profitability and performance.

$0
Epping Community Services Hub
713 High St, Epping, VIC 3076
Epping 3076

Starting Your Business Right workshop

Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$0
MacFarlane Burnet Room, Traralgon Service Centre
34-38 Kay Street
Traralgon 3844

E17945 - Understanding Marketing short workshop

How well do your potential and existing customers know what your business does? Understanding Marketing is not just about having a website, a Facebook page and placing advertisements in the local paper. Marketing is a vital part of establishing and building your business brand. Effective marketing will save you time and money and help you attract and retain a loyal customer base. Develop a marketing action plan to focus your effort and resources in the right areas, including market research, online activities and customer service.

$20
Brimbank Community and Civic Centre
301 Hampshire Road
Sunshine 3020

E15897 - Effective Business Networking short workshop

Did you know that almost 90% of business today is generated through networks? Love it or hate it, effective networking is an essential skill to master for your business success. This short 2-hour workshop will help you develop effective networking skills with the latest techniques and insights straight from experts who have built successful businesses. This workshop is part of the Learning the Basics Small Business Workshops Series ($80 per participant for 5 workshops). To book in for the series, please click on the link below: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/051016-learning-the-basics-small-business-workshops-tickets-24272388367

$20
Monash Enterprise Centre
5a Hartnett Close
MULGRAVE 3170

E18033 - Build Your Business Advantage workshop

Many successful business operators have built a sustainable competitive advantage by putting in place good systems and processes. Learn simple practices that can improve customer service, staff engagement, productivity and your overall business performance.

$30
Kyabram Community & Learning Centre (KCLC)
21-25 Lake Road
Kyabram 3620

E15810 - Your Business in a Digital World short workshop

Do you feel confused, overwhelmed or nervous about taking your business online? You have come to the right place. Whether starting a new business or taking an existing business online, this short workshop will help you make informed decisions about the right online tools for your business.

$20
South West TAFE
Timor Street
Warrnambool 3280

E15821 - Financial Health Check short workshop

Do you have a clear picture of how your business is performing financially? Knowing where to look and what to look for is simple when you know how. Learn to track your business finances and use the information to improve performance and viability – and you don’t need to be an accountant!

$20
Maribyrnong Civic Centre
Cnr Hyde / Napier Streets
Footscray 3011

E17897 - Save Money and Get Greener short workshop

Reducing your utility consumption is a win-win for the environment and your business! Bring along your bills to this short workshop and in just two hours walk away with a practical, achievable action plan to improve your bottom line. Then proudly use your green credentials to build your business reputation.

$20
Olinda Community House
Olinda-Monbulk Road
Olinda 3788

E16026 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Thinking of starting a business but not sure where to start? Start here! This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
Brunswick Business Incubator
420 Victoria Street
Brunswick 3056

E17549 - Effective Business Networking short workshop

Did you know that almost 90% of business today is generated through networks? Love it or hate it, effective networking is an essential skill to master for your business success. This short 2-hour workshop will help you develop effective networking skills with the latest techniques and insights straight from experts who have built successful businesses.

$20
The Cluster
Level 17, 31 Queen Street
Melbourne 3000

E17677 - Your Business in a Digital World short workshop

Do you feel confused, overwhelmed or nervous about taking your business online? Take the guess work out of finding the right support with this introductory workshop led by a digital expert with real-life small business experience. Using practical exercises and real-life examples you will learn to make informed decisions about the right tools for your business and how to bring them all together into an effective online strategy.

$20
Moe Service Centre
1-29 George Street
Moe 3825

E15845 - Crisis Planning for Business workshop

How will your business survive if disaster hits? Making sound business decisions during a crisis is very difficult, so planning ahead is essential. Understand the various different types of disaster (natural, human or health) and improve the continuity and resilience of your business in this practical, focused workshop.

$30
Mildura Development Corporation
110 Eighth Street
Mildura 3500

Pricing for Maximum Profit short workshop

Here at the Brotherhood of St Laurence we run the Stepping Stones program which provides small business training, support and mentoring to refugee and migrant women. This workshop is for women from a refugee and migrant background only. How often do you worry about your pricing? There is a reason Pricing is one of the important P’s in the marketing mix. Take the guess work out of your pricing strategy and in just two hours learn how to find the right approach to increase market share and profit.

$0
Epping Community Services Hub
713 High St, Epping, VIC 3076
Epping 3076

Understanding Marketing short workshop

Here at the Brotherhood of St Laurence we run the Stepping Stones program which provides small business training, support and mentoring to refugee and migrant women. This workshop is for women from a refugee and migrant background only. How well do your potential and existing customers know what your business does? Understanding Marketing is not just about having a website, a Facebook page and placing advertisements in the local paper. Marketing is a vital part of establishing and building your business brand. Effective marketing will save you time and money and help you attract and retain a loyal customer base.

$0
Epping Community Services Hub
713 High St, Epping, VIC 3076
Epping 3076

E17892- Develop Your Online Strategy workshop

Learn how to develop a strategy to help grow your business through your online activities and make your products and services easy for potential customers to find. This small, interactive workshop will demystify the digital world and help bring focus and clarity to your online marketing activities.

$30
Selby Community House
Minak Road
Selby 3159

E15866 - Your Business in a Digital World short workshop

Do you feel confused, overwhelmed or nervous about taking your business online? You have come to the right place. Whether starting a new business or taking an existing business online, this short workshop will help you make informed decisions about the right online tools for your business.

$20
Council offices
100 Brougham Street
Geelong 3220

E17964 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Have you got a great idea you want to turn into a business? This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
Quest Apartments Bundoora
40 Janefield Drive
Bundoora 3083

E17884 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

The Victorian Government offers low-cost access to more than 23 targeted small business workshops and seminars. Business experts deliver informative and interactive sessions to small groups. Network, share ideas and learn how to grow your small business into a big success.

$30
Manningham City Council
699 Doncaster Road
Doncaster 3108

E17996 - Investing in a Franchise? short workshop

Thinking of investing in a franchise? Develop a clear vision of your ideal franchise opportunity. For more than 10 years, this workshop has helped people just like you understand the franchise business model and make sure it’s the right opportunity for them.

$20
The Cluster
Level 17, 31 Queen Street
Melbourne 3000

E17803 - Pricing for Maximum Profit short workshop

How often do you worry about your pricing? There is a reason Pricing is one of the important P’s in the marketing mix. Take the guess work out of your pricing strategy and in just two hours learn how to find the right approach to increase market share and profit.

$20
St Kilda Town Hall
99a Carlisle St
St Kilda 3182

E18041 - Pricing for Maximum Profit short workshop

How often do you worry about your pricing? There is a reason Pricing is one of the important P’s in the marketing mix. Take the guess work out of your pricing strategy and in just two hours learn how to find the right approach to increase market share and profit.

$20
Master Builders
332 Albert Street
East Melbourne 3002

E17946 - Your Business in a Digital World short workshop

Do you feel confused, overwhelmed or nervous about taking your business online? Take the guess work out of finding the right support with this introductory workshop led by a digital expert with real-life small business experience. Using practical exercises and real-life examples you will learn to make informed decisions about the right tools for your business and how to bring them all together into an effective online strategy.

$20
Brimbank Community and Civic Centre
301 Hampshire Road
Sunshine 3020

Financial Health Check short workshop

Do you have a clear picture of how your business is performing financially? Knowing where to look and what to look for is simple when you know how. Learn to track your business finances and use the information to improve performance and viability – and you don’t need to be an accountant!

$0
Shop 48 – The Harmony Centre
Shop 48 – The Harmony Centre, Bell St Mall, Heidelberg West
Heidelberg West 3081

E15836 - Marketing for Growth workshop

Already know about Marketing and now want to grow your business with new products, services, or markets? Learn how to refine your existing marketing strategy to expand your business opportunities. This hands-on workshop will enable you to build a deeper understanding of your customers and focus your marketing strategy to grow your business.

$30
Baw Baw Shire Council Offices
33 Young Street
Drouin 3818

Business Planning Essentials short workshop

Get your strategic plan in place by assessing your current position and developing targets for future growth.

$20
Manningham Civic Centre
699 Doncaster Road
Doncaster 3108

E18034 - Develop Your Online Strategy workshop

Learn how to develop a strategy to help grow your business through your online activities and make your products and services easy for potential customers to find. This small, interactive workshop will demystify the digital world and help bring focus and clarity to your online marketing activities.

$30
Rochester WIne Tavern
49 Moore Street
Rochester 3561

E17895 - Effective Record Keeping for Small Business short workshop

Good record keeping impacts both your business growth and your bottom line. Unlock the benefits of effective record keeping, control systems and financial solutions to optimise your business profitability and performance.

$20
Belgrave South Community House
Gilmore Court
Belgrave South 3160

E17804 - Financial Health Check short workshop

Do you have a clear picture of how your business is performing financially? Knowing where to look and what to look for is simple when you know how. Learn to track your business finances and use the information to improve performance and viability – and you don’t need to be an accountant!

$20
St Kilda Town Hall
99a Carlisle St
St Kilda 3182

E18044 - Effective Business Networking short workshop

Did you know that almost 90% of business today is generated through networks? Love it or hate it, effective networking is an essential skill to master for your business success. This short 2-hour workshop will help you develop effective networking skills with the latest techniques and insights straight from experts who have built successful businesses.

$20
Ballarat Business Centre
15 Dawson Street South
Ballarat 3350

E18015 - Keep the Cash Flowing short workshop

Even a profitable business can fail if it runs out of cash! Cash flow is the lifeblood of a business because it allows you to pay your bills and be free of financial stress. Avoid running out of cash in your business by learning how to effectively forecast and improve your cash flow, and never get left short again.

$20
Mornington Peninsula Shire
90 Besgrove Street
Rosebud 3939

E18035 - Improve Your Time Management short workshop

Are you a small business owner struggling to find enough time in your day? Learn simple and effective business systems and process that can improve your productivity and get your business organised. Identify relevant, useful actions to help take control of your day in this short two-hour workshop so you can get on with the most important thing –growing your business.

$20
Function Room, Shire of Campaspe HQ
Cnr Hare & Heygarth Streets
Echuca 3564

E15939 - Starting Your Business Right workshop

Thinking of starting a business but not sure where to start? Start here! This Small Business Victoria workshop will step you through the process, help you get set up right the first time and connect you to a range of government resources and free mentoring.

$30
Moonee Valley City Council
Kellaway Avenue
Moonee Ponds 3039

E17968 - Develop Your Online Strategy workshop

Learn how to develop a strategy to help grow your business through your online activities and make your products and services easy for potential customers to find. This small, interactive workshop will demystify the digital world and help bring focus and clarity to your online marketing activities.

$30
Woori Community House
1385 Healesville - Koo Wee Rup Rd, Woori Yallock
Woori Yallock 3139
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