Small business events round up: 10 September 2012

What's on

What’s on in the next couple of weeks for small business-related events?

I always recommend events to my clients. Sometimes it my not be relevant for their particular job description but knowing how different departments do or should operate holds great value.


“Secrets to Business Success” Seminar – Thurs., September 13th

If you’re a business owner or manager looking for ways to build, grow and enhance your business, join Yellow Brick Road Executive Chairman and Celebrity Apprentice Boss Mark Bouris at his “Secrets to Business Success” Seminar.

Where:  The Sebel Albert Park, 65 Queens Road
Time: 8:00AM – 12:30PM

Get Connected: Social Media Demystified – Thurs., September 13th

Get an overview of Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other popular social media websites. Learn what they’re used for, find out how they’re different, and figure out whether you want to try them for yourself.

Where:  Toorak/South Yarra Library, 340 Toorak Rd, South Yarra
Time: 10:30AM

Building Your Personal Brand Using Content Marketing and Social Media – Thurs., September 20th

In this seminar, Trevor Young (one of my fellow MYOB Bloggers), will explain how you can use content marketing and social media to build your personal brand, increase your profile as an expert and make yourself stand out in the job market.

Where:  Theatre 1, ICT Building, 111 Barry Street, Carlton
Time: 6:15PM – 8:00PM

Understanding Financial Statements – Thurs., September 20th

This workshop presented by Matrix on Board will discuss profit and loss, cash versus accrual accounting, balance sheets, cash flow, liquidity, solvency and the dreaded audit.

Where:  45 Princes Highway, Werribee
Time: 7:00PM – 10:00PM

‘The Art of Thinking Big’ – Footscray – Wed., September 26th

Discover ways to clearly specify your long-term vision and goals, and the impact your short-term actions and decisions will have on the overall outcome.

Where:  Max Employment Office, Level 1, 47 Paisley Street, Footscray
Time: 10:00AM – 12:00PM


Social Media Women:  The Power of Voice and Leadership  – Tues., September 11th

Meet amazing women and discuss the ever changing world of social media.  The open discussion about social media is one of the best parts of the event so bring your social media questions for the group to answer.

Where:  The Supper Club at the Oxford Hotel, 134 Oxford St, Darlinghurst
Time: 6:00PM – 8:30PM

Business Chicks Breakfast  – Fri., September 14th

The guest speakers are innovators and revolutionaries in their field, national icons, global superstars – all truly influential and willing to share the journey behind their successes and purpose in life.

Where:  The Westin Sydney, Grand Ballroom, No. 1 Martin Place
Time: 6:50AM

Social Media Marketing 101   – Wed., September 19th

Learn how to develop a successful social media plan to promote awareness of your organisation, acquire a following and engage with clients.

Where:  Customs House Library, 31 Alfred St.
Time: 5:30PM – 7:30PM

Google Analytics User Conference – Sydney 2012   – Fri., September 28th

Listen to the local Google certified experts from Loves Data and Internetrix as well as speakers from Google’s own Google Analytics team as they share their experience and insights directly with you.

Where:  The Mint Auditorium, 10 Macquarie Street
Time: 9:00AM – 5:00PM

Sydney Business Awards 2012 – Wed., October 10th

Awards dinner hosted by David Koch.  Bring your colleagues, clients, friends and family members to celebrate the best business in the City of Sydney with Lord Mayor Clover Moore MP, City Councillors and the NSW Minister for Small Business.

Where:  Grand Ballroom at The Westin Sydney, 1 Martin Place
Time:  6:00PM – 10:00PM