Finance Fundamentals – SBV Workshop

May 11th – 6.00pm-8.00pm (online via Zoom) – Even a profitable business can have issues with cash flow. In fact, running out of money is a sure way for a profitable business to fail. Don’t let that happen to you!

Learn to identify what’s driving your own cash flow and what you can do to keep cash pumping into the parts of your business that need it most.

Get on top of the fundamentals, including the difference between profit and cash, the role of marketing and how the working capital cycle can impact your business.

Learn how to manage stock, suppliers and debtors and how to prepare a cash flow forecast so you can avoid a crisis before it hits.

Delivered by a small business financial expert and packed with practical tips and techniques you can apply straight away, this workshop includes a free one-on-one mentoring session to make sure you get it right.

Ensure the life blood of your business never stops pumping at this essential Small Business Victoria workshop, one of many that have helped businesses in Victoria get started for more than 10 years.

Learn how to:
• Tell the difference between profit and cash
• Understand the working capital cycle
• Improve customer collections
• Manage stock
• Manage suppliers
• Manage debtors
• Avoid a cash flow crisis
• Prepare a cash flow forecast
• Access tools, templates, support and resources in future.

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Taking Your Business Online – SBV Workshop

April 20th – 6.00pm-8.00pm (online via Zoom) – Take the guess work out of launching yourself online and empower yourself to bring digital thinking into all aspects of your business.

Whether you’re a bricks and mortar business or still at the drawing board, this workshop led by a digital expert with real-world small business experience spans the complete digital landscape.

Build your understanding of online advertising, search engines, websites, blogs and social media through practical exercises and real-life examples, then learn how to bring them all together into an effective online strategy that matches your objectives.

Learn from the success stories of those who’ve trod the same path before you and find out why others have failed.

Get yourself on top of technical requirements, what hardware and software you’ll need and what to ask for. Get help to decide whether to DIY or outsource and why you should get onboard the cloud. Find out how to manage digital risk, privacy and cyber security.

Feel better informed and ready-prepared to bring your business online, at this essential Small Business Victoria workshop, one of many that have helped businesses get started in Victoria for more than 10 years.

Learn how to:
• Operate in the digital landscape
• Choose the technology you’ll need to do it
• Decide on a website and why you need one
• Get more from email
• Make the most of social media
• Manage risk, privacy and cybersecurity
• Build your own action plan of next steps
• Access tools, templates, support and resources in future

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Marketing Your Business – SBV Workshop

*POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE*

Marketing is a vital tool to establish your brand and build a loyal customer base. Without it, your customers will struggle to find you or even know what your business does.

Find out what it takes to make your business stand out from the crowd at this interactive two-hour workshop that will show you how to build your own marketing strategy from the ground up.

Let your next steps be guided by an experienced marketing professional with real-life know-how and lots of insight to share that will show you how to get how to get it right, first time and make the most out of your marketing spend.

Learn how to set marketing goals that work, get to know your customers better, clarify your Unique Selling Proposition and choose the right marketing activities to match your business. Then learn how to measure the success of your activities so you can make sure you’re achieving your goals.

Spanning market research, online, social media and customer service, this workshop will arm you with practical tools and templates, expert tips and advice, and a head start on where to access the right support in future.

Fast track your next steps to marketing success at this Small Business Victoria workshop, one of many that have helped businesses get started in Victoria for more than 10 years.

Learn how to:
• Set marketing goals that work
• Choose the right activities for your business
• Use market research and maximise customer service
• Make the most of marketing processes and systems
• Develop an effective marketing action plan
• Attract and keep customers coming back
• Get your business noticed
• Maximise social media

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