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Small Business Mentoring Service

Small Business Mentoring Service

South Gippsland Shire is hosting two workshops both by Small Business Mentoring Service.

Building your Business workshop

Are you too busy working in your business to actually work on your business?

The Building your Business workshop has been developed to provide people with the tools, skills and support to plan for business change, expansion or re-invigoration.

In this workshop you will receive:
•an assessment of your current business operations (completed prior to session)
•business planning advice to meet your needs
•assistance in preparing marketing plans on promotional opportunities and advertising options
•guidance on entering new markets and the feasibility of new business ideas, products or services
•referrals to other providers that have specific experience in your given industry or business proposition

Date: Tuesday 12 September, 2017
Time: 6.00pm - 8.30pm
Venue: Council Chambers (Meeting Room 1), Michael Place, Leongatha
Cost: $25 (includes light supper)

Please register early to avoid disappointment as numbers are limited to 20 participants.

To register your interest please click workshop Build your Business Workshop


Financial Security for Women in Business workshop

Are you a women in business who feels financially stressed?

These two workshops presented by the Small Business Mentoring service are being offered over to days and include:
•2 x 2 hour workshops - first workshop covers financial objectives, budgeting and pricing. - second workshop covers the financial management and investing for the future.
•1 x 1 - 1.5 hour Business Mentoring session to assist with implementing new found skills.
•1 x 1.5 hour Financial Planning session with a qualified Financial Planner to set your financial future.
•1 x 1- 1.5 hour Mentoring review session (six months after workshop) to help plan your next steps and check in to acknowledge how much you have achieved.

Date: Tuesday 24 October and Tuesday 28 November, 2017
Time: 9.30am - 12.00pm
Venue: Council Chambers (Meeting Room 1), Michael Place, Leongatha
Cost: $75

To register your interest please click Financial Security for Women in Business Workshop

The program is valued at $900 but because of funding it can be offered for just $75 this includes all workshops, mentoring, financial planning sessions, plus workbooks, handouts, tools and templates for future use.

For more information please contact the Economic Development and Tourism team on 5662 9200.