WHAT'S ON

Event updates due to COVID-19 will be made as we're advised. 

Please check with the organisation delivering the event before attending.

Tues 23 Jun 
1.5 hrs
Cash Flow Management Webinar

Online - delivered by AusIndustry

This Cash Flow Management webinar has been designed to specifically address cash flow issues that businesses are facing as a result of COVID-19. The workshop will cover:

Cash Flow Management

  • Managing and forecasting cash flow

  • Understanding debtors and receivables

  • Utilising debtor and creditor terms to maximise cash flow

  • Strategies and controls to preserve cash reserves

Key Financial Risks

  • Failing to plan, monitor and review budgets and forecasts

  • Increased value and / or ageing of receivables

  • Uncontrolled and / or escalating expenditure
     

Free. Please register here.

Thu 2 Jul
5:30-7pm
Miles and District Chamber of Commerce Meetup
Murilla Room, Dogwood Crossing, Miles

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. 

Thu 25 Jun 
2 hrs
Ideas to Outcomes - Workshop 4

Online - 4th of six workshops starting 14 May

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 suzie@navigatorwesterndowns.com.au.  Full course details can be found here.

Thurs 2 July 
1.5 hrs
Cash Flow Management Webinar

Online - delivered by AusIndustry

This Cash Flow Management webinar has been designed to specifically address cash flow issues that businesses are facing as a result of COVID-19. The workshop will cover:

Cash Flow Management

  • Managing and forecasting cash flow

  • Understanding debtors and receivables

  • Utilising debtor and creditor terms to maximise cash flow

  • Strategies and controls to preserve cash reserves

Key Financial Risks

  • Failing to plan, monitor and review budgets and forecasts

  • Increased value and / or ageing of receivables

  • Uncontrolled and / or escalating expenditure
     

Free. Please register here.

Thu 9 Jul
5.30-7pm
Wandoan Community, Commerce & Industry Meetup

Wandoan Surf Club

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
5.15-7pm
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.

Aug TBC
Half Day
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.

Oct 12

10am

Wed 6 Nov 

5:30pm

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