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KDCCI Business Excellence Awards Submission Workshops

KDCCI Business Excellence Awards Submission Workshops

Jun 14, 11:00am - Jun 14, 1:00pm

KDCCIThe Quarter, Level 3, 20 Sharpe AveKarratha, WA6714 Map

Learn how to write a winning submission for the Karratha & Districts Chamber of Commerce & Industry Business Excellence Awards.

Preparing a submission for this years Business Excellence Awards? Don't leave it until the last minute, get started early!

In this workshop we will go through each of the questions in the award submission and provide useful tips to set you on the right track to write a winning entry.

Entering the business awards is not just about winning though. The entry process gives you the opportunity to stand back and take a good look at your business from an outsider's point of view and make important changes if they are needed - from planning and marketing through to the financial health of your business.

Workshop Facilitator
Nadine Kronk has extensive experience with small business throughout the Pilbara. Before joining the Business Local team, she spent 6 years working in the RSM Karratha office as an Accountant and 8 years working in business banking for BankWest Karratha.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like confidential 1:1 assistance with your submission, please book a free consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/pilbara

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18 interested
Branding with Canva (Dumbleyung)

Branding with Canva (Dumbleyung)

Jun 15, 9:30am - Jun 15, 12:30pm

Dumbleyung CRC

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

Bring your laptop and 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 to maintain consistency across all media for successful brand recognition.

Pre-requisites
You do not need a Canva account or any experience with Canva. But good computer skills are required to follow this presentation.

Program
This workshop covers:

- Basics of good branding
- Canva features overview
- Canva demonstration
- Your Brand Kit
- Branding Canva templates
- Using Canva for Social Media
- Photo, Design & Printing Tips
- Create a graphic

What to Bring
- Your laptop (we will provide free WiFi access)
- Your business branding (eg. logo, colours, fonts and photos if available) but if you don’t have these things, I will help you source them.

Places are limited due to COVID restrictions. RSVP via Eventbrite is Essential.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 advice, please book a free consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/wheatbelt

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2 interested
Bookkeeping Essentials (Wagin)

Bookkeeping Essentials (Wagin)

Jun 15, 5:30pm - Jun 15, 7:30pm

Wagin Community Resource Centre46-48 Tudhoe StreetWagin, WA6315 Map

Learn bookkeeping & payroll fundamentals and the tools to streamline administration and harness financial reporting for your business.
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Are you thinking about starting a business and wondering how to record your financial transactions?

Are you currently in business and thinking about changing software or moving beyond Excel spreadsheets?

Or do you wonder if you are using your software to its best abilities?

Join us for a FREE presentation where we go through bookkeeping fundamentals and the software and apps to streamline administration and harness financial reporting for your business!

Who's it for?
This is an entry level workshop for people with little or no understanding of Bookkeeping.

It will also be useful for business owners who want to ensure they are recording their financial transactions efficiently.

What we will cover
+Accounts Payable & Receivable
+Payroll/Employees - including Single Touch Payroll
+GST Registration
+Common Reports
+Software overview - MYOB, Xero, Quickbooks
+Data Automation
+And More…

There will be an opportunity to ask questions or you can book a Free one-on-one follow up consultation afterwards to discuss your individual requirements.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 advice, please book a free consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/wheatbelt

#Wheatbelt #Wagin
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8 interested
Digital Marketing Health Check (Port Hedland)

Digital Marketing Health Check (Port Hedland)

Jun 17, 12:00pm - Jun 17, 2:00pm

Web Business Hub18 Edgar StreetPort Hedland, WA6721 Map

Learn the latest trends & identify opportunities to improve your digital marketing with guidance from an expert and other local businesses.
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How are you tracking with your online presence? Are you using all the right messages and tools to position your brand in the market, attract new customers and encourage loyalty and referrals.

In this workshop for small businesses, our Digital Marketing Expert Oksana Bulavtceva will provide an overview of the latest digital marketing trends and guide participants through a detailed digital marketing checklist covering:

- branding & messaging
- websites
- getting found in Google/search engines
- social media marketing - Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn etc
- paid advertising and promotions
- email marketing & loyalty.

There will be an opportunity to ask questions or you can book a free one-on-one follow up consultation to discuss your individual requirements.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 advice, please book a free consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/pilbara

RSVP Essential.

#Pilbara #PortHedland
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2 interested
How to Develop a Capability Statement (Geraldton)

How to Develop a Capability Statement (Geraldton)

Jun 22, 5:15pm - Jun 22, 7:30pm

Mid West Chamber of Commerce and Industry- MWCCI20/285 Foreshore DriveGeraldton, WA6530 Map

A Capability Statement is simply a "Resume" for your business. It provides procurement officers with specific information about your organisation that will assist them to make a decision on whether they should do business with your company.

In this free workshops, you will learn how to produce effective an Capability Statement that clearly differentiates your business from your competitors.

Who it's for
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Any small business considering applying for and securing tendering opportunities in government and private sector projects. It's ideal for trades, construction companies, logistics, IT & web professionals to name a few.


This workshop covers:
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- why a Capability Statement is important
- what to include in your statement
- defining your point of difference
- producing the statement - DIY and professional support options
- small business Capability Statement examples.

Together we will we'll work though a series of exercises that will help you understand and communicate the elements of your business that are important to your prospective customers.

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

Places are limited. RSVP is Essential.

#MidWest #Geraldton
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6 interested  ·  1 going
Instagram Essentials for Small Business (Brookton)

Instagram Essentials for Small Business (Brookton)

Jun 24, 1:00pm - Jun 24, 4:00pm

Brookton Community Resource Centre89 Robinson RoadBrookton, WA6306 Map

In this free beginner level workshop, we start with the very basics. You will learn how to create a powerful, professional Instagram account for your business designed to effectively appeal to your target audience.

Get tips on Instagram promotional marketing strategies, how to gain followers, comments and likes for your business account.

**Program
This workshop covers:

-Why Instagram for business?
Instagram Professional account set-up - checklist
-Account Management - managing multiple accounts, notifications, messages, comments, and insights
-The Algorithm and how it works
-Growing Your Profile Likers/Followers
-Posting - why, where, what, when your business should post.
-Instagram Marketing Strategies - hashtags, ads, influencers and more.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 support with 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/wheatbelt/

Places are limited. RSVP is Essential.

#Wheatbelt #Brookton
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10 interested
Branding with Canva (Geraldton)

Branding with Canva (Geraldton)

Jun 25, 9:30am - Jun 25, 12:00pm

RSM Australia12 Bayly StreetGeraldton, WA6530 Map

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

Bring your laptop and 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 to maintain consistency across all media for successful brand recognition.

Pre-requisites
You do not need a Canva account or any experience with Canva. But good computer skills are required to follow this presentation.

Program
This workshop covers:

- Basics of good branding
- Canva features overview
- Canva demonstration
- Your Brand Kit
- Branding Canva templates
- Using Canva for Social Media
- Photo, Design & Printing Tips
- Create a graphic

What to Bring
- Your laptop (we will provide free WiFi access)
- Your business branding (eg. logo, colours, fonts and photos if available) but if you don’t have these things, I will help you source them.

Places are limited due to COVID restrictions. RSVP via Eventbrite is Essential.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 advice, please book a free consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/mid-west

Presenter
RSM Business Local advisor, Jen Hanrahan has specialised in digital marketing since 2005. Before joining the Business Local team in 2018, Jen owned and ran Blaze Digital – a successful web design and online marketing consultancy servicing small businesses throughout regional Western Australia.

#MidWest #Geraldton
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4 interested  ·  2 going
Instagram Essentials for Small Business (Dalwallinu)

Instagram Essentials for Small Business (Dalwallinu)

Jun 29, 4:00pm - Jun 29, 7:00pm

Dalwallinu Community Resource CentreDalwallinu Discovery Centre - Johnston StDalwallinu, WA6609 Map

In this free beginner level workshop, we start with the very basics. You will learn how to create a powerful, professional Instagram account for your business designed to effectively appeal to your target audience.

Get tips on Instagram promotional marketing strategies, how to gain followers, comments and likes for your business account.

**Program
This workshop covers:

-Why Instagram for business?
Instagram Professional account set-up - checklist
-Account Management - managing multiple accounts, notifications, messages, comments, and insights
-The Algorithm and how it works
-Growing Your Profile Likers/Followers
-Posting - why, where, what, when your business should post.
-Instagram Marketing Strategies - hashtags, ads, influencers and more.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 support with 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/wheatbelt/

Places are limited. RSVP is Essential.

#Wheatbelt #Dalwallinu
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1 interested