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How to start a small business

Organiser: Business Connect
24 August 2021, Tuesday
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

So you have decided to start a small business. We have everything you need to help you to turn your ‘big idea’ into reality. This workshop will help you to define what you want to accomplish & how you are going to accomplish it.

Create a successful business plan.
Explore your idea & how commercialise it
Marketing, website & digital strategies
Determine your business structure
What type of record keeping you will need
What is intellectual property
Know your ATO obligations (ie ABN number, GST or not etc)
Legal obligations – Ie public liability insurance.
Do you have competition & who are they?

Attending this event will consolidate your thinking about starting a business in NSW. You’ll then be eligible to book an advisory session to test your business idea.

Clive Venning – Business Connect Advisor
Servicing: Byron Bay, Tweed Heads, Murwillumbah & Ocean Shores
Clive has over 25 years experience with running his own two small businesses, which were built by him from the ground up and continue to operate today. The first company, deals with digital printing and direct marketing including online applications in the form of CRM’s, and the second company is an online international telegram business.

Clive previously worked for Australia Post, starting out as a Postie, whilst completing his Diploma in Transport and Administration. He later became the NATIONAL SALES & PRODUCT MANAGER – Electronic Sales, meeting with utility companies and local council to facilitate Australia Post Electronic Data Interface (EDI) system.

The most important thing is to believe in yourself and never give up ! in either your personal or business life.

This is a live online event and will be recorded. Those who attend will receive a copy of the recording & any available resources.
About Business Connect: Business Connect is a dedicated and personalised NSW Government program that provides trusted advice to help you start, run, adapt or grow your small business.

E |smallbusiness@nortec.org.au   T |0490 297 703  W |https://www.nortecsmallbiz.org/