Miles and District Chamber of Commerce is the go to organisation linking business and opportunity in Miles, Condamine, Drillham and Dulacca. If you're seeking to connect with businesses in the cotton, grain, beef production, gas and renewables industries, this monthly meetup is a great opportunity. Members - free.
Turning an innovative idea into a viable venture has unique challenges. To survive the journey and make an impact, you need to know how to:
Express your value proposition
Develop the right go to market strategy
Build, measure and learn from customer feedback
Protect your intellectual assets
Reduce investment risk
You’ll also gain a Certificate IV in Small Business Management when you complete all the workshops, online assignments and one-to-one sessions. The workshops are where you’ll learn the steps (and pitfalls to avoid) for creating value from new ideas, including business modelling and IP basics, managing risks, preparing and pitching for investment, entrepreneurial thinking, and collaborating successfully.
Business Navigator Western Downs has 8 full scholarships available for this 12 week course, which commences with a group workshop on 14 May 2020 and should be complete by 24 July. To express your interest in a place in our 2021 cohort, please email email@example.com. Full course details can be foundhere.
Small but mighty, the Wandoan community is working on growth and the WCCI helps link people with opportunities. This monthly meet up is a great way to connect with local business, large and small. All welcome, free.
Mon 13 Jul
Tara Futures Group
Tara Memorial Hall
Tara Futures Group is the key community and business group in Tara. Come along and share your ideas and enthusiasm to make Tara a great place to live and work. All welcome, free.
Business Navigator Workshop Series - Funding Strategies
Western Downs - Venue TBC
Delivered by the team at Innovate Queensland, Learn how to communicate the potential value of your innovative ideas to grant assessors, venture capital firms, industry backers, and other potential project partners. At this workshop you'll learn:
What investors are looking for
What to consider when it comes to grant proposals
What makes investors hesitate
How to use your value proposition to attract investment
How to structure your business for successful growth
How to develop an investor-ready pitch
Free. Limited to 20 places, registrations essential.