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Unpredictable leadership is dangerous, not disruptive

One of my clients Anneka* proudly shared the story of how in her early 20s her first boss told her that she was difficult to work out. This sense of pride in being unreadable was something that she continued to see as admirable trait. Being unpredictable was a life and leadership strategy that Anneka deployed believing it created the opportunity for people to step up and that it created a bit of intrigue. Read more... Read more »

The Cup - BE QUICK only a few tables left! 16 August 2017

Come and celebrate the race that stops the nation! Tickets include a day of fine dining, delicious wines, boutique beer, goody bags and entertainment. The races will be broadcast over the day on big screen to ensure you won't miss any of the action. All proceeds will go to The Fiona Elsey Cancer Research Institute. Tuesday, November 7 at The Mining Exchange from 10:30am to 5:30pm. Tickets: $150 Book here  Read more »

Inquiry into fuel prices in regional Victoria

Businesses and organisations are invited to make a submission to the Victorian Parliament's Economic, Education, Jobs & Skills Committee's inquiry into fuel prices in regional Victoria. The committee is interested in your views, insights and experiences in relation to regional fuel prices. The closing date for submissions is Friday 22 September 2017. For more information click here Read more »

Federation University Open Day - August 27 16 August 2017

Open Day is your opportunity to find out more about Federation University Australia at their Mt Helen and Camp Street campuses on Sunday the 27th of August. Claim your place in the Federation Generation and discover a whole new generation of thinkers, shapers and creators chasing their dreams. For more information click here  Read more »

2017 Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards

Finalists have been announced for the 2017 Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards! Click here for full list of finalists and click here to see last nights WIN News segment from the finalist event. It has been an incredibly competitive year so a huge congratulations to each of our finalists. We can't wait to find out who takes out each category at the Gala Night on the 24th of August. Tickets on sale now, they are limited email Jodie@commerceballarat.com.au Read more »

B31 Ballarat Business Month

B31 is a month long program offering businesses the opportunity to attend a wide range of events including networking, lunches, seminars and much more. "We encourage you to give your business a little TLC in August" Read more »