November 12 - November 19
Important visitor to the CB office today.
Ballarat Cup - Saturday November 22
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Young Professionals Network Evening Event
@ Red Lion Hotel, 221 Main Rd
In partnership with Harwood Andrews
Date: Wednesday 19 November
Non Members: $20.00
This event provides young professionals with an opportunity to get together to build networks and strengthen relationships with like-minded individuals. First Drink and savouries provided.
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE
Download event flyer here
Young Professionals Network
Coffee Catch up
@ PO Box Designs, 21 Peel street North
Date: Thursday 27 November
Non Members: Free
Please come along for a chat and a coffee feel free to quickly pop in or stay longer. A great way to network in a relaxed setting.
No RSVP necessary.
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, the opportunities available through the festival and the importance a vibrant food scene. Drinks and networking to follow.
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:
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
2015 Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards Sponsorship
As part of its role in providing a united voice, strong, reliable leadership and advocacy for business, Commerce Ballarat is proud to be hosting the 2015 Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards. Commerce Ballarat is offering you the opportunity to link your name with these prestigious awards, two categories available for 2015! For more info contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Commerce Ballarat’s 'Find the b2b Xmas Bunyip’ Competition!
Clues started 12 November, be listening to PowerFM & Radio3BA for verbal clues each morning. Follow us on Facebook
for pictures clues! More information here
Uniting Care Donation Bin, clean out your wardrobe
Ballarat is a not-for-profit community service agency that has delivered support to thousands of people in our community for over 35 years. The UnitingCare Donation Bin will be at Commerce Ballarat’s office (27 Doveton St Nth) until November 26 for any donations of clothing and blankets. All donations help support lifeline, breezeway and accommodation Assistance.
New CEO at BGT Mr. Garry Doyle
Garry brings a wealth of experience in the area of Training and Management to BGT. His previous experience includes managing training organisations for companies like Nissan, and Siemens. Garry was General Manager of Deakin Prime the corporate arm of Deakin University where he was responsible for providing University and Vet Sector programs to a range of corporate clients. Welcome Garry!
Good Food Ballarat upcoming member’s events
Friday 21 - Jackson’s & Co
Experience the Region
Sunday 23 - Seymours On Lydiard
Ballarat cup Sunday Social
Tuesday 25 - Ballarat Steakhouse
Ribs & Red
Source: Marketing mag
18 November 2014
Social media feeds have quietened down since July and August when people were posting videos of themselves being doused in freezing iced water. As the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge shapes up as 2014’s most successful viral success story read more >>>
Source: Harvard Business Review
17 November 2014
Much has been studied about the impact of employee engagement on company performance, and there is general agreement that increased engagement drives results read more >>>
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Australian Bureau of Statistics
9314.0 Sales of New Motor Vehicles, Australia, Oct 2014
5501.0.55.001 Government Financial Estimates, Australia, 2014-15 Final (Final Issue)
7215.0 Livestock Products, Australia, Sep 2014
6324.0 Work-Related Injuries, Australia, JUL 2013 TO JUN 2014