After what has been and continues to be, a challenging year, Sutherland Shire Council will be hosting a series of free webinars to assist you reboot your business. As part of Small Business Month in October, we have 3 inspiring speakers who will help you futureproof your business, provide the latest information on digital marketing and explain the latest technology for the digital path ahead.
We know businesses are experiencing one of the toughest years and some have suffered immeasurable losses. We encourage you to join these free webinars and gain knowledge to assist you in the road ahead.
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FUTUREPROOFING YOUR BUSINESS
Wednesday 7th October 10-11am
Hear from inspirational local business owner Laura McLachlan from Executive Republic who will explain how to futureproof your business by understanding the value of congruence, the importance of diversification, KPI’s and accountability, rethinking your past strategies, critical application of automation and risk management.
With over 25 years’ experience working in a range of business types – multinationals, small, medium & family businesses, then having been self-employed for over 13 years – the founder of Executive Republic, Laura McLachlan understands & respects just how hard it can be to run a successful & profitable business. Working with businesses across different industries which has seen her understand what it is that business owners and their leaders need when it comes to strategic planning & implementation. She works to create high performing businesses through guiding leaders and their teams to become intentional, disciplined and consistent in their focus on activity that works to achieve their business goals. Laura's passion is to help people see their greatness. This passion drives her work with her clients and colleagues. Her studies around human behaviour has also become a passion. Laura studied Applied Social Science and is currently studying Neuroscience of Leadership.
THE DIGITAL MARKETING SUCCESS FORMULA
Tuesday 13th October 10-11am
Hear from the renowned and highly successful Dinesh De Silva. Having worked with over 7500 small business owners, Dinesh will take you through the tried and tested Digital Marketing Success Formula. He will provide you with the latest insights on digital marketing for small business in the current market, and what key points every small business owner needs to know to stay ahead of the curve.
Dinesh De Silva is the CEO and co-founder of NetStripes, a digital and marketing system that has empowered thousands of small and medium businesses, working with the support of all levels of government and industry associations alike. His previous work experiences include serving as the President and Board Director Rolta Asia Pacific, where he was responsible for establishing Rolta’s Asia Pacific headquarters in Australia and helping to scale their main lines of business. Dinesh has also provided leadership to Australian listed technology firms, with a focus on achieving transformational results through technology and marketing.
TECHNOLOGY FOR SMALL BUSINESS
Wednesday 21st October 10-11am
Hear from Australia’s most recognised and influential technology journalists Trevor Long. With 20 years’ experience as the technology expert on TV and radio, hosting the top tech podcast and running his own small business Trevor will explain the global technology megatrends impacting small business and help you preparing for the path ahead.
From working behind the scenes to hosting live radio programs, providing regular segments live on National Radio and Television and producing over 700 podcasts on Technology, Trevor Long is the go-to- guy for Technology News, Trends, Insights and Information. He hosts a nightly hour-long technology talkback program on the Talking Lifestyle network, provides weekly reports on the latest in technology to radio stations right across Australia and regularly appears as the resident Technology Expert on Channel 9’s A Current Affair and The Today Show. He also runs www.EFTM.com.au and has the two top tech podcasts in Australia – Two Blokes Talking Tech and EFTM.
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