Small Business Workshops, Training and Events

Develop or Refresh skills – learn new business strategies - upskill employees – innovate your business

We deliver Small Business Workshops for new and existing business owners on fundamental topics in your small business. Our workshops are low cost, practical and run by experts in their field.

Our workshops provide practical, real-world information on how to build a successful, profitable and dynamic small business. So whether you’re starting a business, or looking to grow an existing business, our workshops can help you make better-informed decisions.


 

To register for our workshops, click on the event below to book online or call our head office on 02 4721 5011 and have your card details ready for payment.

Please note that workshops fee's are non refundable, however may be transferred to another workshop by arrangement.


 

Upcoming Events

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation ...

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon LenthenSimon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business.Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work.Workshop Presenter: Sam HussainSam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals.He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you!In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop!Workshop Presenter: Jane TweedyJane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training.Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages.This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities.After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee.Workshop Presenter: Lisa PensonLisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media?Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platformsAre you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today! Workshop Presenter: Katina BeveridgeKatina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions.Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day.When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing.In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business. Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months How to select the right channels for your audience How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

  • How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon LenthenSimon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business.Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work.Workshop Presenter: Sam HussainSam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals.He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you!In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop!Workshop Presenter: Jane TweedyJane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training.Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages.This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities.After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee.Workshop Presenter: Lisa PensonLisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media?Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platformsAre you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today! Workshop Presenter: Katina BeveridgeKatina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions.Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day.When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing.In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business. Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months How to select the right channels for your audience How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

  • Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available fro...

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon LenthenSimon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business.Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work.Workshop Presenter: Sam HussainSam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals.He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you!In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop!Workshop Presenter: Jane TweedyJane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training.Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages.This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities.After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee.Workshop Presenter: Lisa PensonLisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media?Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platformsAre you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today! Workshop Presenter: Katina BeveridgeKatina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions.Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day.When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing.In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business. Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months How to select the right channels for your audience How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

  • Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that ...

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon LenthenSimon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business.Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work.Workshop Presenter: Sam HussainSam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals.He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you!In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop!Workshop Presenter: Jane TweedyJane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training.Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages.This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities.After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee.Workshop Presenter: Lisa PensonLisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media?Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platformsAre you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today! Workshop Presenter: Katina BeveridgeKatina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions.Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day.When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing.In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business. Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months How to select the right channels for your audience How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

  • How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ra...

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon LenthenSimon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business.Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work.Workshop Presenter: Sam HussainSam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals.He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you!In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop!Workshop Presenter: Jane TweedyJane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training.Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages.This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities.After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee.Workshop Presenter: Lisa PensonLisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media?Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platformsAre you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today! Workshop Presenter: Katina BeveridgeKatina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions.Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day.When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing.In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business. Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months How to select the right channels for your audience How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

  • Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you beli...

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon LenthenSimon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business.Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work.Workshop Presenter: Sam HussainSam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals.He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you!In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop!Workshop Presenter: Jane TweedyJane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training.Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages.This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities.After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee.Workshop Presenter: Lisa PensonLisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media?Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platformsAre you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today! Workshop Presenter: Katina BeveridgeKatina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions.Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day.When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing.In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business. Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months How to select the right channels for your audience How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation ...

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon LenthenSimon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business.Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work.Workshop Presenter: Sam HussainSam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals.He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you!In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop!Workshop Presenter: Jane TweedyJane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training.Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages.This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities.After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee.Workshop Presenter: Lisa PensonLisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media?Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platformsAre you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today! Workshop Presenter: Katina BeveridgeKatina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions.Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day.When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing.In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business. Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months How to select the right channels for your audience How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

  • CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it...

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business.Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon LenthenSimon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business.Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work.Workshop Presenter: Sam HussainSam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals.He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you!In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop!Workshop Presenter: Jane TweedyJane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training.Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot.The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages.This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities.After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee.Workshop Presenter: Lisa PensonLisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media?Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platformsAre you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today! Workshop Presenter: Katina BeveridgeKatina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions.Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day.When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre.It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business.The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people.Workshop Presenter: Bob GreenRobert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development.He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in.Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing.In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business. Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months How to select the right channels for your audience How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

  • CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries...

  • Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Friday, 28 Jul 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre. It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business. The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people. Workshop Presenter: Bob Green Robert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development. He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in. Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business. Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.7.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    How to Start A Small Business (BLACKTOWN)

    Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This workshop will cover the steps required to establish a Small Business. Includes:
    • Business Registration
    • Legal Issues
    • Record Keeping
    • Local Council Requirements
    • Business Plans and more.
    Workshop Presenter: Simon Lenthen Simon has a degree in accounting from the University of Newcastle and has taught at several universities and training venues for over 17 years in the fields of accounting, business management and small business development.

    Location


    Blacktown Max Webber Library, Level One, Function Centre,
    Corner Flushcombe Road and Alpha Street
    Blacktown, NSW 2148

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00 Workshop Ticket

    Google Business Solutions (HILLS)

    Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

    This Workshop covers everything Google - An overview of what tools & resources are available from Google for your business. Including Google’s Best Practices for your website, AdWords, Analytics, Maps & Google Apps for work. Workshop Presenter: Sam Hussain Sam Hussain is an authority on digital strategy for small business using data-driven techniques to align websites to business goals. He has owned and operated his own businesses since the age of 19 and aims to help business owners around the world get the most from their websites & digital strategies

    Location


    The Hills Shire Council
    3 Columbia Court
    Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Low Cost Online Marketing (South West Sydney)

    Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    What is the most common query we hear from start-up and even established small business owners that don’t have much cashflow – how can I market my business for very little or no cost? If you’re short on marketing ideas, this is the place for you! In this session you will be given a sheet containing 100 plus marketing ideas, and we will talk through some of these – the one’s that generically apply to most small businesses, and some examples specific to the businesses in the room. Walk away with practical ideas to implement for your business for little more cost than that of the workshop! Workshop Presenter: Jane Tweedy Jane Tweedy is a small business advisor, consultant and trainer. Jane is passionate about helping small businesses succeed and has an interactive style, ensuring all participants receive great value from their investment. Jane works for Western Sydney Business Centre as a small business advisor, and provides training as part of her new business, FAQ Business Training. Jane has a broad background in corporate, volunteering and small business. This provides for a unique perspective at a strategic and detail level. Jane is a lifelong learner and you will benefit from her wealth of applied knowledge and experience.

    Location


    South West Sydney BEC
    12/70 Topham Road
    Smeaton Grange, NSW 2567

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    How to Start A Small Business (PENRITH)

    Friday, 18 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    For budding start-ups, this course hits the sweet spot. The start a biz workshop covers a wide-ranging view of the key areas you will need to start and manage your business. This is ideal if your starting out, or in the early stages. This workshop will cover the 10 top tips to setting up and starting your business including your compliance and legal responsibilities. After the workshop participants who have not already utilised their fully government subsided meeting with a Business Advisor may arrange to meet and advisor for up to 2 hours at no additional fee. Workshop Presenter: Lisa Penson Lisa Penson is an experienced business coach, having worked with over 600 businesses of wildly differing industries. She wears many hats – mentoring, consulting, facilitating and training – and will choose the best to match what a client needs. She speaks on business topics, runs networking events and workshops as well as tutoring Diploma of Business for Entrepreneurs students. You’ve come to the right person for business knowledge and support!

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 49.00

    Social Media Strategies for your Business to Business

    Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Does your business sell predominately to a business to business market? Do you believe your customers are not on social media? Social Media Strategies for your B2B business is a workshop that will help you sell your B2B products or services on social media. With advanced strategies on Facebook and LinkedIn, you will soon see that your target audience are just waiting for what your business will offer on these platforms. You will learn effective ways of communicating with your audience and capture their attention on these busy platforms Are you ready to find a new audience to market to for your b2b business? Reserve your seat today!   Workshop Presenter: Katina Beveridge Katina Beveridge is the CEO Strategic Online a Sydney based Digital Marketing Agency. She helps businesses grow through strategic digital marketing solutions. Katina also shares a passion for teaching and helping small business owners, having been in that space herself she understands the issues small business face every day. When not completely immersed in work she loves to spend time with her children out in nature.

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 25.00

    Tax Basics For Small Business (Penrith)

    Monday, 28 Aug 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

    Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre. It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations associated with starting and operating your small business. The workshop will look at subjects like:
    • different business structures
    • registering your business
    • goods and services tax
    • income tax and claiming deductions
    • record keeping
    • how to prepare and lodge your activity statements
    The workshop also covers employer obligations, such as pay as you go withholding and superannuation, if you have or are intending to employ people. Workshop Presenter: Bob Green Robert (Bob) Green has worked in various businesses over his career so he is not unfamiliar with the pressures that running a business can impose on the owner.  He has experience in banking, sales management at executive level, retail, education and property development. He holds a degree in Accounting and Financial Management and has filled the roll of “financial controller” in most of the businesses he has worked in. Although taxation issues are hard and fast as they are governed by law, Bob can help you understand some of the nuances of complying in the day to day working world of small to medium business.   Workshop Invitation - Tax Basics for Small Business 28.8.17

    Location


    Western Sydney Business Centre
    Suite 1, Level 1, 111 Henry Street
    Penrith, NSW 2750

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: Marketing Planning The Easy Way

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

    ‘If you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail‘ - it’s a cliche, but it’s very true when it comes to marketing. In this 2-hour interactive workshop you’ll walk away with a full easy-to-action marketing plan for your business.  Your marketing goals for the next 6-12 months  How to select the right channels for your audience  How to budget for marketing and calculate return on investment (ROI)

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

    CAMDEN COUNCIL'S BUSINESS MONTH: The Power of Effective Prospecting

    Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 -

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    This workshop deals with the ability of a business or sales person to create the leads and enquiries that are easier to deal with and ultimately close to a faster sale for the business. We teach how to create stronger, warmer leads for the business
    • How to build a referral based business
    • 10 proven strategies for lead generation in Networking.
    • How to build Business Affiliates and Referral Partners for your business.

    Location


    The Oran Park Smart Work Hub (Second Floor)
    351 Oran Park Drive
    Narellan, NSW - New South Wales

    Event Fees:


    AUD 0.00

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Workshops in Partnership with Parramatta City Council

Western Sydney Business Centre has teamed up with Parramatta City Council to deliver the following workshops. A big thank you to Parramatta City Council for allowing these workshops to be offered to participants. 

Click on the workshop topic below to view more information and book your seat online.

31/7 - Google Business Solutions - Click here to book online

3/8 - How to Sell Your Services - Click here to book online

4/8 - Low Cost Online Marketing - Click here to book online

9/8 - Social Media Strategies - Click here to book online 

15/8 - Digital Marketing Masterclass - Click here to book online

22/8 - Marketing & Sales Planning - Online Registrations open soon

29/8 - The Power of Effective Prospecting - Online Registrations open soon

6/9 - How to Start A Small Business - Online Registrations open soon

12/9 - Contracts and Legal Matters for your Business - Online Registrations open soon

20/9 - Tax Basics for Small Business - Online Registrations open soon

 

What's to come in September... stay tuned for more details soon!

  • Define your Target Market (Penrith)
  • Create a Marketing Plan for your Business (Blacktown)
  • How to start a small business (Penrith)
  • How to start a small business (Hills)
  • How to Sell your Services (South West Sydney)