Now more than ever it’s time for businesses to come together to talk and support each other. In Sutherland Shire many networking, support and education events are continuing to grow just in a different way. From webinars to zoom sessions businesses across Sutherland Shire are finding virtual connections are invaluable. We have listed some below:
CRAFTING CONTENT (Webinar) - Realise Business
May 28 (930-1130am) - Creating a consistent content plan is a vital way of standing out and attracting attention through social media. If your best post was 3 months ago, then you will be forgotten.
SHIFTING FROM PHYSICAL TO DIGITAL RETAIL – A STRATEGIC APPROACH (webinar) – Realise Business
May 29 (12-1pm) - The profound effects of Covid-19 and other disruptions on the retail sector have accelerated a move by many retailers to shift from physical, or ‘brick and mortar’ stores to online stores. In this webinar we will uncover successful retailer strategies and discover if an online store is right for your business.
UNDERSTANDING SEO IN 2020 (webinar) – Realise Business
Jun 3 (12-1pm) Understand the basics of SEO and what you need to do to get your website SEO ready. Join SEO expert Doron Milner, as he discusses strategic SEO techniques that will get your website positioned higher on the list of competitors. If executed correctly, your business will become more visible, trustworthy and appealing to the warm prospects who are using search engines to look for your product or service.
TAX PLANNING DURING COVID-19 (Webinar) – Sullivan Dewing
Jun 4 (9-10am) Jeni Wilcock will discuss how tax planning for 2019-20 has been impacted by COVID-19. This will include looking at the effect of the Government Stimulus Packages on Revenue and Tax. More than ever, Tax Planning for businesses is essential in these uncertain COVID-19 times. There will be plenty of Live Examples and opportunity to ask questions.
USING LINKEDIN TO AMPLIFY YOUR ONLINE INFLUENCE (Webinar) Realise Business
Jun 4 (930-1130) Today your LinkedIn profile can be as powerful as a business card, coffee meeting and website all rolled into one. It’s often the first thing that’s checked when meeting a new client, seeing a speaker at an event, or meeting a new leader. Imagine amplifying your online influence, how would that create a shift in the way you lead, sell and position ideas in your industry? And what is the cost of no social presence?
HOW REVISITING YOUR ‘WHY’ WILL ASSIST IN YOUR BUSINESS GROWTH (webinar) - Shirewomen
June 5 (9am) - If you don't identify your new "why" you can end up in business stagnation and feel "stuck".
BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL ONLINE STORE – 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO CONSIDER (Webinar) – Realise Business
June 9 (12-1) Run through the best platforms and options available to you, the market prices you should expect to pay and the type of experts to pursue when building a successful online store. Don't miss the chance to hear first hand from an SEO, Google Adwords and Ecommerce expert in the second part of the "Shifting to Digital Retail" series.
COVID-19 EMPLOYER UPDATE SERIES: NEW BUSINESS AS USUAL (Webinar) Australian Business Lawyers & Advisors
June 11 (12-1pm) - With businesses evaluating how they return to work, a number of legal and safety issues need to be considered. It’s imperative to manage your employer obligations to ensure a safe return to work for all involved.
START A BUSINESS - Realise Business
Jun 16 (12-4pm) - Attend our workshop to learn everything you need to know to setup your new business and hit the ground running. Our expert Business Advisor, Katherine Blizard, will assist you in understanding and actioning all the fundamentals to starting your own business.
MASTERING YOUR BUSINESS CASH (Webinar) - Realise Business
Jun 17 (12-1pm) - 80 percent of business owners admitted that cash flow issues affect their mental health so I thought a session on a way to put structure into managing business cash.
HOW TO WRITE A WEBSITE DESIGN BRIEF - (Webinar) - Western Sydney Business Centre
Jun 17 (10-12pm) - Whether you’re working on your own website or with a website designer, the website design brief is a critical part of planning your website. Think of your brief as the business plan for your website.
ATO SMALL BUSINESS WEBINARS - Ongoing
FREE small business webinar series that cover both general and industry-specific areas of tax obligations. Each session runs for approximately 45 to 60 minutes.
Regular business networking events in the Sutherland Shire:
BUSINESS BREAKFASTS AND AFTER 5 DRINKS NETWORKING EVENTS MONTHLY (ONLINE) - Sutherland Shire Business Chamber
COFFEE AND CONNECT MONTHLY (ONLINE) - ShireWomen
BNI WEEKLY (ONLINE) - Business Network InternationalBNI WEEKLY (ONLINE) - Business Network International
CRONULLA PUB BIZ MONTHLY (Cronulla) - Realise Business
SHIREWOMEN COLLECTIVE CONNECT MONTHLY (Caringbah) - ShireWomen
SHIRE BIZ QUARTERLY (Woolooware) - ShireBiz
SOUTHERN STRENGTH AGILE MANUFACTURING NETWORK - Southern Strength
CLUB SEVEN LUNCH AND LEARN MONTHLY (Cronulla) - Club Seven
SHIRE ACCORDS - Sutherland Shire liquor Accord
TOASTMASTERS WEEKLY (Multiple locations ) - Toast Masters
BXNETWORKING MONTHLY (Sutherland and Cronulla) - BxNetworking
THE ALTERNATIVE BOARD MONTHLY (Miranda) -The Alternative Board Sutherland Shire
BUSINESS BUILDERS GROUP (Miranda) - Sutherland Shire Chapter Business Builders Group
CONNECT10 (Gymea) - Connect10
Other major events in the Sutherland Shire:
CRONULLA EASTER SHOW - 10-13 April - CRONULLA MALL and MONRO PARK
Regular markets stall enquiry
Foodies and Farmers Market - Menai MONTHLY
Shire Farmers Market - Sutherland WEEKLY
Saltwater Market - Bundeena MONTHLY
Gourmet Outdoor Kitchen Market - Engadine - MONTHLY
Rotary Community Market - Engadine - MONTHLY
If you are hosting a business event you can add your event here and we will promote it.
Enquiries can be directed to Economic & Community Development on 9710 0892 or firstname.lastname@example.org