Upcoming Events and Workshops
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Please bear with us as we install a new events calendar and events booking system. Events and small business workshops continue to be scheduled for 2020 and will be updated as booked. Please note due to Coronavirus COVID-19 all events are online for the foreseeable future.
Live small business workshops and events – currently all online business training webinars
This page contains some of our upcoming events and live small business workshops. Links go to third party sites who are hosting the event we speak at. Please note although online some will have restrictions on who can attend. Please note we do not control the content of those websites. Information on this page is provided to the best of our knowledge. Eventually these workshops will be offered online directly through us.
Need business training but can’t see it here?
Not see the training or workshops you require listed? No worries! Please get in touch and we’ll see if we can assist you, your business or your networking group. We are or have access to subject matter specialists in a variety of business areas. We will always look to accommodate the unique needs of the business group and tailor our training to suit your needs, rather than provide something generic. Check out our past events page for sample topics.
Upcoming online business training events Q3 2020
If you need to get found online, then this webinar is for you! During the session we’ll talk about ways to be found on Google for free, some key factors about driving traffic using social media. Attendees will walk away with a list of over 200 tools, places and methods to sell your product or service online for a low or even NO cost!
Thursday 16 July 2020 10am – 12 noon. Online webinar – FREE. NSW residents only.
Bookings essential for the webinar and for Business Connect if not already registered. Workshop in conjunction with Western Sydney Business Centre and the NSW Government funded Business Connect program, so you must be a NSW resident to attend.
(Search Engine Optimisation) SEO Beyond the Basics Workshop (Online Webinar), 10am - 12pm, Monday 3 August 2020
Extending from our SEO Basics workshop (we start with a review with input from the participants who’ve implemented from last time), we delve deeper into on-site SEO, backlinks, monitoring and the extras which lift your SEO game.
Understanding SEO is important for every business owner and is imperative if you want to get found online – whether you want to do SEO yourself or outsource with confidence!
Workshop brought to you by the NSW Government funded Business Connect program via Western Sydney Business Centre. The webinar is free, but is for NSW residents only. You must register for the webinar, and for Business Connect if you haven’t done so already.
Full details and booking for these events will be up soon!
Getting Leads Using Inbound Marketing * NEW Workshop *
Wed 12 Aug 2020 10am – 12 noon. Online webinar – FREE. NSW residents only.
Why Leads Aren’t Converting – IBN Inc * NEW Workshop *
Wed 20 Aug 2020 10am – 12 noon. IBN INc. members free, visitors a fee (not sure yet if online or in person at the Sydney Hills)
More being finalised about Setting up an Online Business, Google Business Solutions, Low Cost Online Marketing, Creating YouTube Videos …
Past Events – Some You can access
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WordCamp 2 day Event
WordCamp Sydney 2019
Our 40 min slot was Website Delivered – It’s The START Of The Relationship!
This event is a bargain for two streams of speakers over two days, and includes food AND an ‘after’ party Saturday night. So look out for it next time!
WordPress developers and users are welcome at this 250+ person event. This topic is suitable for business owners and web designers using web designer examples, as it’s about customer care and retention.
Market Research *NEW*
DIY Low Cost Market Research, Parramatta, Mon 18 Nov 2019
DIY Low Cost Market Research workshop is for anyone who wants to learn how to research a new business idea, product or service without spending a fortune. We’ll even do some market research on the day with participants and create a simple survey (BYO device).
This workshop is being held in conjunction with Western Sydney Business Centre and City of Parramatta Council. 6.30pm $25 for 2 hour workshop.
Price and Package Your Services 2hr Workshop
How to Price and Package Your Services, Parramatta, Monday 9 Sept 2019, 10am-12
Price and Package Your Services is for all service-based business owners who are struggling to set their prices, without ripping themselves off, or pricing yourself out of the market! Previous workshops people have found some massive realisations about their pricing and their business.
This workshop is being held in conjunction with Western Sydney Business Centre and City of Parramatta Council. Tickets are $25 and bookings are essential via the link below. Bookings closed.
IBN Inc Workshop, Castle Hill, 16 Sep 2019 6.30-9pm
Crafting a Great Introduction
Crafting a Great Introduction to Generate Conversation helps business owners introduce themselves effectively at networking events and other situations. After learning some basic selling skills we’ll work through a workbook to craft your introductions. The framework is easily repeatable and updateable.
This workshop is presented for IBN Inc. with assistance from Hills Shire Council. It is FREE for IBN members and $45 for non members. Bookings closed.
BBB Small Business Skills Summit – Online Aug 2019
Business Business Business Online Small Business Skills Summit August 2019
Our Founder Jane Tweedy is happy to announce she’ll be presenting again at this year’s Small Business Skills Summit. This year there will be 11 presentations, one released per day, plus 3 live panel discussions led by Linda Reed-Enever. Ticket link is a presenter affiliate link.
Access to summit is finished.
WordCamp Brisbane 18 #wcbne
Spoke about ‘Packaging your web design service to save time and make more money’ to WordPress developers and users at this 300+ person event at QUT Brisbane, Queensland. This topic is suitable for business owners as well as web designers, though the examples will be aimed at web designers. Video replay will be available soon!
WordCamp Sydney 2018 #wcsyd
Spoke about Developing a Website Brief with Small Businesses to WordPress developers and users at this 200+ person event. This topic is suitable for business owners and web designers, as the onus falls on both parties to create a great website brief.
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