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

Written on 11 June, 2013 by Karen Lim-Sam

Breaking through new retail frontiers Consumers have changed their buying behaviours. Enabled by new technologies shoppers are now using mobile devices to comparison shop, access in-the moment promotions and consult friends or family before buying anything. Today, winning market share requires retailers to leverage technology shifts to their advantage and turn business intelligence and data... Read more
Categories: E-commerce, Events | Tags: customer behaviour

Written on 30 May, 2013 by Uyen Vu

Little wins and quantum leaps Success follows a predictable pattern – Lots of regular little wins followed by a quantum leap. Success is not a linear process, it’s a staged event. Let’s take a look at the world of motor racing for a powerful example of this principle in action. Every formula 1 driver shares the... Read more
Categories: Events, Marketing, Small Business | Tags: event

Written on 10 May, 2013 by Uyen Vu

The singer versus the microphone Imagine we live in 1876 and the first Microphone has just been invented. It’s an exciting new device that takes the human voice and amplifies it to many people. This new technology is fascinating to a lot of people.  Now, imagine there are seminars and courses on how to set... Read more
Categories: Events, Social Media | Tags: social media

Written on 02 May, 2013 by Karen Lim-Sam

The marketer who lured Jerry Seinfeld announces national tour Aussie business marketeer John Dwyer, the man who tempted Jerry Seinfeld out of retirement to be the spokesman for one of his clients, has announced a national tour to help business owners attract new clients without using price discounts. Dwyer, owner of marketing solutions business The Institute of Wow, famously... Read more
Categories: Events, Marketing | Tags: marketing

Written on 06 March, 2013 by Karen Lim-Sam

Q&A: Mark Shimahara, Online Marketing Manager, Patagonia Mark Shimahara, is the Online Marketing Manager at Patagonia - a retailer and manufacturer of quality outdoor products with a focus on environmental and social responsibility.  Shimahara is a key speaker at the eCommerce Conference & Expo in Melbourne, below we ask him a few questions about the eCommerce industry. What will... Read more
Categories: E-commerce, Events, Marketing | Tags: e-commerce, event

Written on 28 January, 2013 by Daniel Priestley

Valuable ideas are worthless I don’t know how many times I hear people talking about their top secret “valuable idea”. They get paranoid about sharing it, they worry about people discovering it, they want people to buy it off them and they think that it’s worth millions. Let me categorically say that (IMHO) valuable... Read more
Categories: Events, Small Business | Tags: business, intellectual property

Written on 16 January, 2013 by Daniel Priestley

Part 2: Passive income - building your empire Now that you have read part 1 and learnt why and how passive income is not always a money maker, Daniel Priestley will now explain how you can build your empire and the options that will make you more wealthy in the future. Building your empire Building an empire is... Read more
Categories: Events, Marketing | Tags: event