October 16 - October 22
Ballarat West Employment Zone - Stage 1 land release.
E.O.I now open - closing 12 December 2014 more information
Young Professionals Network Events
Coffee Catch Up
The Young Professionals Network is now meeting on a regular basis - the last Thursday of every month.
Our next catch up will be on; Oct 30, 7:30-9am @ Craig’s Royal Hotel, 10 Lydiard St Sth. Please come along for a free chat and a coffee before work. No RSVP required.
Evening Networking YPN
@ Red Lion Hotel, 221 Main Rd
Date: 19 November
Non Members: $20.00
Time: 5.30pm -
First Drink and savouries provided. RSVP Required. REGISTER HERE
Commerce Ballarat Info Comm Breakfast
Date: 12 Nov 2014
Non Members: $25.00
Venue: Sails on the Lake
Running a family business can be immensely rewarding, but also present unique and often unexpected challenges. Harwood Andrews is dedicated to supporting family businesses and in this breakfast seminar will cover topics relating to succession planning, development of family business structures, family constitutions, trade mark and intellectual property considerations for your business, and managing the challenges, pressures and unique factors that family businesses often face.
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE
Melbourne Food and Wine CEO Natalie O'Brien
Date: 25 Nov 2014
Non Members: $25
Venue: Jackson’s & Co, Cnr Mair & Lydiard sts
Time: 3pm - 5pm
Key note speaker - Natalie O’Brien, CEO of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, followed by drinks and networking.
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE
Hosted by Golden City Hotel
Date: 04 December 2014
Non Members: $16.50
Venue: Golden City Hotel, Sturt Street
Time: 5.30pm - 7.30pm
An evening of networking and fostering relationships to grow your business.
Drinks and Savouries provided
Members and Non-Members:
Business Day Out 2015 Speakers Announced
||BDO 2015 will again be held at Novotel Forest Resort Creswick on May 20 2015. Once again we have sourced amazing speakers on such topics as business trends, leadership, innovation and marketing. Early bird tickets will go on sale February 1st so make sure you don’t miss out! More details
. Limited sponsorship opportunities still available. More information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
2015 Commerce Ballarat Mentoring Program
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN for the 2015 Commerce Ballarat Mentoring Program. This is an exciting opportunity for Ballarat businesses, suitable for new enterprises or those that require assistance to grow or develop their business further and for Commerce Ballarat Members the program is free of charge! For more information download flyer
Champion Milk Winner at Melbourne Fine Food Awards
won Champion milk with their Cream Top Milk Unhomogenised. The Royal Melbourne Fine Food Awards (RMFFA), is Australia’s premium fine food event. The RMFFA promotes excellence across the fine food industry, celebrating boutique producers and regional specialists. Conducted biannually by the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV), the RMFFA presents a valuable opportunity for all producers, large and small, to benchmark their products and establish their credentials in the Australian fine food industry. More details
James Squire Beer Dinner @ Freight Bar and Restaurant
On the 28th of October Freight Bar and Restaurant will host the James Squire Beer Dinner. Come and enjoy a 4 course food experience designed by Head Chef Chris Watt. Each course has been carefully matched with James Squire beers to enhance the food and beers alike. This event is in support of the Amy Gillett Foundation. It will commence at 6.30pm and tickets are $85 available at the venue or by calling 5333 5431.
Steamatic has New Owners
Ballarat, world leaders in domestic and commercial cleaning welcomes new owner Paul Hudson.
Source: Marketing Mag
21 October 2014
We asked four marketers to write a letter to their younger selves, addressing the following question: "Your breadth of experiences throughout your career has shaped what you know about marketing. Imagine you could send a letter back in time. What advice would you give yourself?" read more >>>
Source: Harvard Business Review
17 October 2014
Rashid,* the CEO of a high-tech company and a client of mine for nearly a decade, called to tell me we had a major issue with some of the newer members of his leadership team. read more >>>
Australian Bureau of Statistics
6291.0.55.001 Labour Force, Australia, Detailed - Electronic Delivery, Sep 2014
5439.0 International Merchandise Imports, Australia, Sep 2014
6401.0 Consumer Price Index, Australia, Sep 2014
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