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Small Business Festival Victoria 2014

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Published August 6th 2014
Over 300 events across Victoria to help small businesses
Ever had a brilliant business idea but not sure how to implement it? The Victorian Government offers a comprehensive suite of services to assist people who wish to start or grow their business. To find out more about services available to you click here. This month the Victorian Government also present the annual Small Business Festival Victoria. To be held from 1 to 31 August, this year's festival program is jam packed with over 300 events in Melbourne and regional Victoria.
Small Business Victoria, Corporate, Melbourne, Melbourne events, business seminar, business

This year the creation of Gippsland Small Business Festival and Bendigo Small Business Festival will allow more people to participate and get inspired about starting or growing their own small business.Topics covered range from financial management and franchising to innovation and marketing/ social media.

There are loads of seminars and workshops to choose from including these interesting free events by region:


There's an app for that! Focus group - mobile apps for small business

14 Aug 2014 02:00 PM
Festival Hub, Federation Square
Click here and enter article ID 13054 for more information and to book.


Managing Customer Relationships Online

21 Aug 2014 06:00 PM

Find out how to be effective with business intelligence, the risks and efficiencies of CRMs and web integration and how to protect business and customer data. Email to book.


Network night: Improve performance in 2014 / 15

21 Aug 2014 06:00 PM

Panel discussion on how to review pricing, costs and profitability for the financial year and work out the flow-on for marketing, sales and product strategies in 2014 / 15. Click here to book.

Six essentials for small business success

11 Aug 2014 06:00 PM
Hoppers Crossing

Practical tips to run your business on the right side of the law, including fair trading rights and responsibilities and how to avoid scams. Click here and enter event ID 12636 to book.


Selecting for success

21 Aug 2014 05:30 PM

Learn how to select the right employee for your business' success. Click here and enter event ID 12654 to book online.

Using Online Video For Business

14 August 6.30pm-8.30pm

Practical steps to get started and real-life examples from YouTube and other services. Click here to register.


Cloud accounting Financial literacy

26 Aug 2014 09:30 AM

Click here and enter event ID 12665 to register.


Leadership & innovation in small business success

26 Aug 2014 06:00 PM
Flora Hill

Call 5444 7374 (Contact Melinda) or email to book.


Protecting your business viability

18 Aug 2014 05:30 PM

Click here to book online.


Connect Online Expo: South Gippsland

14 Aug 2014 02:00 PM
South Gippsland

To register call 5662 9839 (Contact Anna Anthony) or email


Trading fairly: Your business & the law

26 Aug 2014 06:00 PM

Topics covered include: avoiding business scams; Australian consumer law; returns and lay by policies; handling customer complaints; and selling safe products. To register click here and enter event ID 12643.


Business Rights & Responsibilities In Mildura

14 Aug 2014 06:00 PM

Learn about cross-border issues, how to avoid small business scams, and the benefits of dispute resolution. Presented by Consumer Affairs Victoria. To register click here and enter event ID 12635.


Marketing & Social Media

12 Aug 2014 06:00 PM

Develop a social media strategy and email marketing plan. To register Call 5832 1100 (Contact Jo Rathjen) or email


How to put China in your Business Plan with Dr Mona Chung

13 Aug 2014 06:00 PM

This workshop will give you the tools to expand your business internationally, with a particular focus on the potential demand of Chinese consumers and the best business plans to capitalise on the rapid growth of the Chinese market. Click here to book online.

Small Business Victoria, Corporate, Melbourne, Melbourne events, business seminar, business
Small Business Victoria Festival Hub, Fed Square

These are just some of the free seminars and workshops being held during the 2014 Small Business Festival. To find more free and paid events in your area supported by the Victorian Government click here to visit the official website or download the full program guide here.
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Why? Hundreds of amazing events across Melbourne and regional Victoria.
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