Written on 23 July, 2015 by Uyen Vu

How to network your idea into a business Got an idea, but not sure what to do next? Networking events are great for building connections, but they’re also a rich testing ground for shopping your idea around in the competitive marketplace. To help you share your business story with others, Small Business Festival Victoria is hosting a world-class... Read more
Categories: Events, Small Business | Tags: event, small business

Written on 09 June, 2015 by Evelyn Elsted

5 ways to help start and grow your business From 1 – 31 August , the Victorian Government’s Small Business Festival Victoria will offer a comprehensive suite of services for people thinking about starting or growing their own business. Interested? Read on for five ways to get involved. 1. Learn how to sell better Small Business BIG Marketing is... Read more
Categories: Events, Small Business | Tags: event, small business

Written on 02 June, 2015 by Evelyn Elsted

#1 Australian Social Media Brand ‘Beginning Boutique’ is speaking at Online Retailer Conference Sarah Timmerman, Founder and Director of Beginning Boutique will Embrace Everything Retail at Online Retailer Conference & eCommerce Expo, Sydney Royal Hall of Industries and Hordern Pavilion 22- 23 July 2015. Sarah will speak about Becoming the #1 Australian Social Media Brand and provide insight into the power of social... Read more
Categories: Events, Social Media | Tags: event, social media

Written on 03 September, 2014 by Jack Delosa

The four focus points of great entrepreneurs As business owners, it is incredibly easy for us to get bogged down in the day-to-day of running a business. However this short-term view leaves us simply fire-fighting and running a business, instead of growing a business. High level entrepreneurs have four main focus points when it comes to approaching... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: event, small business

Written on 03 March, 2014 by Christian Bowman

Developing a Digital Strategy in Three Simple Steps One of the advantages of having formal training in design is the ability to creatively capture and present information. Being able to simplify the complex and communicate a key message has enabled me to create a very simple process in developing a digital strategy and plan. I have devised a... Read more
Categories: E-commerce, Events | Tags: e-commerce, event

Written on 23 February, 2014 by Daniel Priestley

8 reasons why businesses fail Over the last 3 years I’ve interviewed over 2500 entrepreneurs about their business ambitions. As I listened, I sometimes had a sinking feeling that I already knew the business was off track and would probably fail.  Here’s the top 8 things that come to mind that give me that feeling:... Read more
Categories: Events, Small Business | Tags: event, small business

Written on 08 November, 2013 by Georgia Leaker

This November - Think Big. Shop Small. With major shopping strips being over-run with the same big companies, many of them being international chains, it's important to remember the little guys that keep our economy ticking over – the small businesses that work overtime to carve out their niche in this increasingly tough economy. Small businesses make... Read more
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Written on 08 August, 2013 by Karen Lim-Sam

Tech Trend Series - Victoria Technology makes enterprises more productive, competitive and export ready. That is one of the key messages that emerge from Victoria’s Small Business Festival. Small business operators need to understand how to use the latest technology to make their businesses grow more efficiently. Technology is a great leveller for small business... Read more
Categories: Events | Tags: event, small business

Written on 22 July, 2013 by Karen Lim-Sam

Top 5 reasons for attending business events This August, small businesses will have access to hundreds of free and low-cost events at Victoria’s Small Business Festival which is being held throughout metropolitan and regional Victoria. Festivals such as this and business events in general bring together a wide range of people to network, share ideas, develop new... Read more
Categories: Events, Small Business | Tags: event

Written on 18 June, 2013 by Verity Meagher

Learn how to start and grow your business - Victoria's Small Business Festival Netregistry is proud to announce its Supporting Partnership with Victoria's Small Business Festival.  The Festival supports small businesses in Victoria, with a range of educational seminars and events to help small businesses get started and grow. Get information and ideas at Victoria’s Small Business Festival (1-31 August). There are hundreds... Read more
Categories: Events | Tags: event, small business