Small Business Workshops

Upcoming Events

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, until further notice:
• All available workshops will be held online as live webinars.
• No in-person workshops are currently taking place.

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Getting Paid on Time - Reducing Bad Debts (Pilbara)

Getting Paid on Time - Reducing Bad Debts (Pilbara)

Apr 1, 12:00pm - Apr 1, 2:00pm

Online

FREE webinar for small businesses that invoice customers for supply of goods or services.

Chasing up late payers or non-payers can be stressful for small businesses as it impacts your cash flow and in turn, your ability to pay your own bills and wages.

This entry level webinar will give you tips and procedures for getting paid on time to reduce bad debts and outline options to recover outstanding debts.

To Register
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Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

To allow us to provide and share locally relevant examples and follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Pilbara region.

Workshop Outline
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-Setting up terms and conditions of trade
-Payment options including structured credit
-Invoicing best practices
-Proactive cash flow management
-Debt recovery process

Workshop Facilitator
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Nadine Kronk has extensive small business experience. Before joining the Business Local team, she spent 6 years working in the RSM Karratha office as an accountant. Prior to this Nadine worked in business banking for BankWest based in Karratha.

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8 interested
Facebook Essentials for Small Business (Wheatbelt)

Facebook Essentials for Small Business (Wheatbelt)

Apr 1, 5:30pm - Apr 1, 7:00pm

Online

FREE beginner level webinar for Wheatbelt small businesses who have a Facebook Business Page and want to use it more effectively attract and serve customers.

Get and share locally relevant tips on optimum Page set-up and ongoing engagement to maximise your reach and attract new clients and customers.

To Register
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** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

** To allow us to provide and share locally relevant examples and follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Wheatbelt region.

Workshop Outline
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1. Facebook Overview - how it works and key stats
2. Page Set-up - checklist
3. Industry Specific Page Settings
4. Page Management - managing notifications, messages, comments, reviews and insights
5. Growing Your Page Likers/Followers
6. Posting - why, how and what your business should post.
7. Facebook Advertising - brief overview
8. Q&A


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13 interested  ·  7 going
Facebook Essentials for Small Business (Mid West & Gascoyne)

Facebook Essentials for Small Business (Mid West & Gascoyne)

Apr 3, 9:00am - Apr 3, 10:30am

Online

FREE beginner level webinar for small businesses in the Mid West & Gascoyne who have a Facebook Business Page and want to use it more effectively attract and serve customers.

Get and share locally relevant tips on optimum Page set-up and ongoing engagement to maximise your reach and attract new clients and customers.

To Register
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* Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

* To ensure locally relevant examples and follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Mid West & Gascoyne region.

What we will cover
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1. Facebook Overview - how it works and key stats
2. Page Set-up - checklist
3. Industry Specific Page Settings
4. Page Management - managing notifications, messages, comments, reviews and insights
5. Growing Your Page Likers/Followers
6. Posting - why, how and what your business should post.
7. Facebook Advertising - brief overview
8. Q&A

** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to secure your place **

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 support with Facebook, Instagram or any aspect of your marketing, please book a free 1:1 marketing consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/mid-west

Presenter
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Business Local advisor, Jen Hanrahan has specialised in digital marketing since 2005. Before joining our team in 2018, Jen owned and ran Blaze Digital – a busy web design and online marketing consultancy servicing small businesses nationally from Geraldton.

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3 interested  ·  2 going
Understanding Business Financials (Mid West & Gascoyne)

Understanding Business Financials (Mid West & Gascoyne)

Apr 7, 2:00pm - Apr 7, 5:00pm

Online

It is essential to be able to understand the financial health of your business, without relying solely on your accountant.

This FREE webinar will show you how to develop ‘snapshot’ measures (key performance indicators) of your business progress to make sure it stays on track. It will also provide you with a good understanding of your financial essentials so that you will know the right questions to ask your accountant.

To Register
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** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

** To allow us to provide and share locally relevant examples and follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Mid West & Gascoyne region.

Who's it for
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This is an entry level workshop for people with little or no understanding of business financials.
It will also be useful for business owners who want to be better equipped to spot financial problems or areas of concern.

Program
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This workshop covers:
- how to read a profit and loss statement
- knowing the difference between margin and mark-up
- understanding a balance sheet
- tracking key performance indicators
- knowing your net cash position
- the importance of managing cash flow.

You'll receive a practical workbook, and there will be an opportunity to ask questions.

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8 interested  ·  3 going
Branding with Canva (Wheatbelt)

Branding with Canva (Wheatbelt)

Apr 8, 12:00pm - Apr 8, 1:30pm

Online

Want to create professional looking promotional images for social media? Or create a branded poster, flyer, menu or price list for your business?

In this FREE webinar for small business you will learn how to use Canva - a free tool that makes it easy to create amazing branded graphics from templates.

This beginner level presentation will help you understand the basics of branding and show you how to use Canva like a pro to maintain consistency across all media for successful brand recognition.

To Register
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** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

** To allow us to provide and share locally relevant examples and follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Wheatbelt region.

Program
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This webinar covers:
- Basics of branding
- Review of your business brand
- Canva overview and account set-up
- Canva demonstration (create a Facebook cover)
- Setting Up Your Brand Kit (logo, colours, fonts)
- Choosing the right images
- Using templates
- Printing considerations

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19 interested  ·  6 going
Branding with Canva (Wheatbelt)

Branding with Canva (Wheatbelt)

Apr 16, 5:30pm - Apr 16, 7:30pm

Online

In this FREE webinar for small business you will learn how to use Canva - a free tool that makes it easy to create amazing branded graphics from templates.

This beginner level presentation will help you understand the basics of branding and show you how to use Canva like a pro to maintain consistency across all media for successful brand recognition.

To Register
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** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

** To allow us to provide and share locally relevant examples and give follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Wheatbelt region.

Program
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This webinar covers:
- Basics of branding
- Review of your business brand
- Canva overview and account set-up
- Canva demonstration (create a Facebook cover)
- Setting Up Your Brand Kit (logo, colours, fonts)
- Choosing the right images
- Using templates
- Printing considerations

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3 interested  ·  2 going
Branding with Canva (Mid West Gascoyne)

Branding with Canva (Mid West Gascoyne)

Apr 21, 10:00am - Apr 21, 12:00pm

Online

Want to create professional looking promotional images for social media? Or create a branded poster, flyer, menu or price list for your business?

In this FREE webinar for small business you will learn how to use Canva - a free tool that makes it easy to create amazing branded graphics from templates. This beginner level presentation will help you understand the basics of branding and show you how to use Canva like a pro to maintain consistency across all media for successful brand recognition.

To Register
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** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link
** To allow our presenter to provide and share locally relevant examples and provide fully funded 1:1 follow up support, this webinar is only open to small businesses located in the Mid West & Gascoyne regions.

Program
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This webinar covers:
- Basics of branding
- Review of your business brand
- Canva overview and account set-up
- Canva demonstration (create a Facebook cover)
- Setting Up Your Brand Kit (logo, colours, fonts)
- Choosing the right images
- Using templates
- Printing considerations

Presenter
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Business Local advisor, Jen Hanrahan has specialised in digital marketing since 2005 and before joining our team, Jen owned and ran Blaze Digital – a busy web design and online marketing consultancy servicing small businesses nationally from Geraldton.

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2 interested  ·  1 going
Digital Marketing Essentials (Wheatbelt)

Digital Marketing Essentials (Wheatbelt)

Apr 21, 10:00am - Apr 21, 12:00pm

Online

This FREE webinar for small businesses looks at a range of digital marketing options, including social media, email marketing and blogging to help you understand what would work for your business.

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TripAdvisor – names you’ve probably heard, but do you know how to use these rapidly growing platforms to promote your business and engage with current and potential customers?

If you’re not connecting with customers through digital channels, your competitors will be.

Who's it for
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This workshop is the ideal starting point if you’re feeling overwhelmed by social media. Or perhaps you’ve set up your Facebook page and aren’t getting the results you expected.

This is an entry level workshop for people with little or no understanding of social media, or for those who are currently only using it in their personal lives.

To Register
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** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

** To allow us to provide and share locally relevant examples and follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Wheatbelt region.

Program
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This webinar covers:

- the best social media platforms to use for your customers
- how often to post
- in-depth looks at Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest and Instagram
- ideas for creating content
- an introduction to blogging
- email marketing
- mobile marketing
- understanding online review sites.

You'll receive a practical workbook that will help you to clarify your digital marketing strategy, and there will be an opportunity to ask questions.

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Branding with Canva (Pilbara)

Branding with Canva (Pilbara)

Apr 27, 12:00pm - Apr 27, 1:30pm

Online

Want to create professional looking promotional images for social media? Or create a branded poster, flyer, menu or price list for your business?

In this FREE webinar for small business you will learn how to use Canva - a free tool that makes it easy to create amazing branded graphics from templates. This beginner level presentation will help you understand the basics of branding and show you how to use Canva like a pro to maintain consistency across all media for successful brand recognition.

To Register
---------------
** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link
** To allow our presenter to provide and share locally relevant examples and provide fully funded 1:1 follow up support, this webinar is only open to small businesses located in the Pilbara region.

Program
------------
This webinar covers:
- Basics of branding
- Review of your business brand
- Canva overview and account set-up
- Canva demonstration (create a Facebook cover)
- Setting Up Your Brand Kit (logo, colours, fonts)
- Choosing the right images
- Using templates
- Printing considerations

Presenter
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Based in Karratha, Oksana Bulavtceva has international experience in marketing & business development. She has created and executed end-to-end B2B & B2C marketing strategies involving market research & analysis, brand development, customer engagement & retention; and has strong hands-on digital marketing expertise across social media, search and eCommerce.

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1 interested  ·  1 going
Facebook Essentials for Small Business (Wheatbelt)

Facebook Essentials for Small Business (Wheatbelt)

Apr 29, 4:00pm - Apr 29, 5:30pm

Online

FREE beginner level webinar for Wheatbelt small businesses who have a Facebook Business Page and want to use it more effectively attract and serve customers.

Get and share locally relevant tips on optimum Page set-up and ongoing engagement to maximise your reach and attract new clients and customers.

To Register
---------------
** Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

** To allow us to provide and share locally relevant examples and follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Wheatbelt region.

Workshop Outline
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1. Facebook Overview - how it works and key stats
2. Page Set-up - checklist
3. Industry Specific Page Settings
4. Page Management - managing notifications, messages, comments, reviews and insights
5. Growing Your Page Likers/Followers
6. Posting - why, how and what your business should post.
7. Facebook Advertising - brief overview
8. Q&A

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Facebook Essentials for Small Business (Pilbara)

Facebook Essentials for Small Business (Pilbara)

Apr 30, 4:00pm - Apr 30, 6:00pm

Online

FREE beginner level webinar for Pilbara small businesses who have a Facebook Business Page and want to use it more effectively.

Get and share locally relevant tips on optimum Page set-up and ongoing engagement to maximise your reach and attract new clients and customers.

To Register
--------------
Registration via Eventbrite is essential to receive your webinar invitation link

To allow us to provide and share locally relevant examples and follow up support, this webinar is only open to businesses located in the Wheatbelt region.

Workshop Outline
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- Facebook Overview - how it works and key stats
- Page Set-up - checklist
- Industry Specific Page Settings
- Page Management - managing notifications, messages, comments, reviews and insights
- Growing Your Page Likers/Followers
- Posting - why, how and what your business should post.
- Facebook Advertising - brief overview
- Q&A

Presenter
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Based in Karratha, Oksana Bulavtceva has international experience in marketing & business development. She has created and executed end-to-end B2B & B2C marketing strategies involving market research & analysis, brand development, customer engagement & retention; and has strong hands-on digital marketing expertise across social media, search and eCommerce.

#Pilbara
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