Business events & workshops

We provide targeted, cost effective and convenient professional development opportunities to help your business grow and have a competitive advantage.

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October

Webinar – A masterclass on Recruitment and Induction

Hosted by: Key Business Advisors

When: Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Time: 11am – 11.45am

Recruitment - one of the biggest costs for businesses if you don’t get this right! Join Stephanie Hosking, HR Team Leader and Colin Wilson, Director of KBA, and register for this free masterclass to discover how to employ the best people for your business and get a maximum return on your investment in your staff. We will cover:

  • How to recruit star employees into your business 
  • How to effectivity manage applications and screen potential candidates 
  • How to ask the right questions in the interview process to make the best decision 
  • How to offer the position and set expectations 
  • The importance of a great induction plan for a successful start

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Flemington Networking Evening

Hosted by: Flemington Traders Association

When: Wednesday, 4 October 2017

Time: 6pm – 8pm

Where: Doutta Galla Hotel, 339 Racecourse Rd, Flemington

Cost: Free

As part of the Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour, the Flemington Traders are hosting this business networking event. Come along and meet the committee and businesses. A feature of the evening will be a visit by the Emirates Melbourne Cup.

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Economic Development Drop-in

Hosted by: Moonee Valley City Council

When: Tuesday, 10 October  2017

Time: 10am – 11.30am

Where: Grandpa Joe’s, Ascot Vale

The Economic Development team at Moonee Valley City Council offers a range of services to support your business. Please feel free to join us in Ascot Vale.

Starting your business in Victoria

Hosted by: Moonee Valley City Council

When: Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Time:  6pm – 9.30pm

Where: Wingate Community Centre, 13a Wingate Ave, Ascot Vale

Cost: FREE – Registrations are essential

Are you an asylum seeker, refugee or migrant who is looking to start your own business? From taking the first steps to conducting a feasibility study on your business idea, this hands-on workshop will help you.

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How to Hire STAR Employees

Hosted by; Key Business Advisors

When: Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Time: 9am – 4.30pm

Where: Quest Flemington Serviced Apartments

Cost: $660

Employing the wrong employee can be very expensive. This workshop focuses on hiring highly motivated staff who want to contribute to the growth of your business.

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November

Business Improvement Workshop

Hosted by: Key Business Advisors

When: Wednesday, 1 November 2017

Time: 9am – 12.00pm

Where: Quest Flemington Serviced Apartments

Cost: $385

Join other likeminded business owners focusing on strategies and ideas to do things better and improve your business.

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Economic Development Drop-in

Hosted by: Moonee Valley City Council

When: Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Time: 10am-11.30am

Where: Dolce Vita, Puckle St Moonee Ponds

The Economic Development team at Moonee Valley City Council offers a range of services to support your business. Please feel free to join us in Moonee Ponds.

Tax Essentials Seminar

Hosted by: Moonee Valley City Council

When: Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Time: 9.30am – 11.30am

Where: Moonee Valley City Council, 9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds

Cost: Free. Registrations are essential.

Come along to a free presentation run by ATO staff. They’ll introduce you to tax basics so you can give your business the best start.

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Record Keeping workshop

Hosted by: Moonee Valley City Council

When: Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Time: 9.30am – 11.30 am

Where: Moonee Valley City Council, 9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds

Cost: Free. Registrations are essential.

At this interactive workshop you will work through case studies and examples, and learn how to keep good records (including tips and traps) and complete statements, stocktakes and other forms.

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Webinar – A masterclass on workplace bullying and harassment and what to do before the festive season

Hosted by: Key Business Advisors

When: Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Time: 11 – 11.45am

Learn how to safe guard your business especially in preventing Bullying and Harassment claims. As the celebrations and festive seasons brings out the best in people, learn the simple steps you can put in place to ensure a happy and safe Christmas function for your workplace.

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Monthly

Small Business Mentoring

Hosted by: Moonee Valley City Council 

When: Once a month

Time: Book a session between 10.30am and 2.45pm

Where: Moonee Valley City Council, 9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds

Cost: Free

The City of Moonee Valley in conjunction with SBMS is offering business mentoring sessions to support businesses which are situated within the City of Moonee Valley. Small Business Clinics provide general business advice and can assist you in the initial steps you need to take to overcome an issue or information gap.

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Last updated: Monday, 9 October 2017, 6:01 AM