Events

  • Thu
    15
    Nov
    2018
    Thu
    22
    Nov
    2018
    8.30 - 12.3087 Hill Street, Muswellbrook, NSW, 2333

    See It, Solve It, Scale It is a series of three 4-hour workshops that delivers practical tools and insights to help
    ambitious businesses overcome frustration and accelerate growth. Identify bottlenecks and opportunities in
    your business, learn how to best address these and hit the ground running with a clear direction and plan of
    action.

    November 8, 15, and 22

    You'll also meet other like-minded business owners and growth leaders who want to:
    • Identify new ways to add value for current and future customers.
    • Communicate their value effectively to achieve more sales and grow their business.
    • Win more high-value contracts.

    Plus, participants will be provided with ongoing support after the workshops via group and one-onone
    sessions to coach through key actions to assist in achieving identified business goals.
    This workshop series offers great value with subsidised rates through the University of Newcastle's
    Integrated Innovation Network (I2N) with thanks to the NSW Government's Boosting Business Innovation
    Program.

    Expert Facilitator - Claire Quigley, Launchpad9
    Claire is an accomplished commercial marketer, innovation strategist and business development manager.
    She holds domestic and international experience in B2B sales. Claire's role in several high-tech startups has
    helped set the foundation for their success, the most notable being a mobile cloud software company
    FeedHenry which was acquired by Red Hat in 2014 for $82 million. Specialising in business model and value
    proposition design as well as go to market strategies and sales enablement, Claire understands what to look
    for when creating business success.

    This workshop will book out so if you’d like to win more, and higher value contracts book today
    https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/see-it-solve-it-scale-it-business-development-workshop-series-tickets-
    51044030068

     

    If you have any questions about the See It, Solve It, Scale It Business Development Workshop Series please
    get in touch with the team at the University of Newcastle’s Integrated Innovation Network (I2N) via
    i2n@newcastle.edu.au

  • Sat
    17
    Nov
    2018
    9.30am - 1.30pmHunter Business HUB Cnr Barton & Merthyr Sts Kurri Kurri

    In this hands on workshop you'll learn how to use Canva to create eye-catching, on-brand graphics for your social media, promotions, website and more.

     

    Trainer: Amanda O'Bryan from Creative Queenbee

    Amanda will show you how to capture and engage your audience with your images.

     

    The workshop will cover...

    • The basics of branding
    • How to select images for your brand
    • How to put your images, text and graphics together with ‘on-brand’ design
    • An overview of the Canva Dashboard and interface
    • What are the essential Canva tools
    • How to produce quality images and graphics for digital and print

    Workshop places are limited. Book yours today!

    What you need: BYO laptop and mobile device.

    Cost: $110 including GST.

    Hunter, Port Stephens and Central Coast Businesses with an ABN can access this highly subsidised service.

    For more information or to enroll in the course contact:

    Hunter Region Business Hub
    phone: 4936 2557 or 1300 304 794
    email: digital@huntervalleyhub.com.au
    website:  https://www.huntervalleyhub.com.au

     

     

    Hunter Region Business Hub is community based, and is a result of an initiative from local companies, Cessnock City Council and Maitland City Council working in a partnership to assist in local economic development.

     

    Hunter Region Business Hub also facilitates networking events and opportunities to encourage the growth and support of the business community in the Maitland, Cessnock, Dungog , Singleton, Muswellbrook and Upper Hunter local government areas.

  • Tue
    20
    Nov
    2018
    9am - 6.30pmCessnock Leagues Club, 1 Darwin St Cessnock

    For those who missed out on the sold-out bootcamp back in June – good news the world class Digital Bootcamp is coming back to Cessnock. If you are a small to medium business enterprise (SME), you must not miss it.

    The Digital Bootcamp will be held on Tuesday 20 November 2018, from 9am to 6.30pm, at the Cessnock Leagues Club - 1 Darwin St, Cessnock.

    This NSW government initiative, which is running throughout NSW under the Business Connect Program, is delivered to you by NetStripes, who are widely acclaimed experts in small business digital engagement.

    The bootcamp is heavily subsidised by the NSW Government and will only cost participants $49 for the full day.

    Details
    Date:       Tuesday, 20th November 2018
    Time:       9:00am- 6:30pm
    Venue:     Cessnock Leagues Club
    Address:  1 Darwin St, Cessnock NSW 2325

    Price:       $49

    Content
    SMALL BUSINESS DIGITAL READINESS

    Is aimed at helping businesses understand what it takes to build a strong digital
    presence. Learn how to become a digitally ready business in the fastest possible
    time within a small business budget.

    CUSTOMER PERSONAS & BUYING CYCLES

    Understand who our ideal customers are, their needs, their buying behaviour,
    the way they buy, what they look for and how to win their business.

    DESIGN THINKING AND LEAN STARTUP

    Through a series of market testing businesses can now find out cheaply and in
    quick time which ideas work and which don’t. Learn practically how to convert your
    business idea into a tested product or service.

    GROWTH HACKING FOR SMALL BUSINESS

    Growth hacking is a widely-used process by the fastest growing businesses for rapid
    growth using a variety of marketing channels and strategies to identify the most
    effective and efficient ways to grow a business in a digital world.

    This event is brought to you by Business Connect, a NSW Government quality,
    personalised and highly subsidised business advisory program for NSW businesses

     

    Limited Places. Register Now!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    4 hours of advisory*
    * All new registrants to Business Connect Program gets 4 hours of fully subsidised advisory. If you are already registered and
    have used your fully subsidised advisory hours, you may book further advisory sessions by paying a nominal fee of $49 per hour.

  • Sat
    01
    Dec
    2018
    9.30am - 1.30pmHunter Business HUB Cnr Barton & Merthyr Sts Kurri Kurri

    Discover how to gain an engaged audience in Instagram. Learn about attracting your tribe, niches and hashtags.

     

    Trainer: Gillian Maxlow

    Gillian will take a hands on approach. After this workshop you will be able to promote your unique marketing message on Instagram.

     

    Workshop places are limited. Book yours today!

    What you need: BYO mobile device.

    Cost: $110 including GST.

    Hunter, Port Stephens and Central Coast Businesses with an ABN can access this highly subsidised service.

     

    For more information or to enroll in the course contact:

    Hunter Region Business Hub
    phone: 4936 2557 or 1300 304 794
    email: digital@huntervalleyhub.com.au
    website:  https://www.huntervalleyhub.com.au

     

     

    Hunter Region Business Hub is community based, and is a result of an initiative from local companies, Cessnock City Council and Maitland City Council working in a partnership to assist in local economic development.

     

    Hunter Region Business Hub also facilitates networking events and opportunities to encourage the growth and support of the business community in the Maitland, Cessnock, Dungog , Singleton, Muswellbrook and Upper Hunter local government areas.