Women in the Chain
Business Continuity Planning
Women in the Chain - IWD Melbourne Lunch
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Jane Caro (award winning advertising writer and Destroy the Joint campaigner) along with a panel of authorities discuss why women are excluded from supply chains and how we can change the statistics.
Andy Coleman, Lynette Mayne, Christopher Gallagher and Yolanda Vega.
"I really enjoyed the line-up of speakers and the relaxed friendly environment...There were some great points made by the speakers incl. Yolanda." - Helen Dean, HelenDeanDesign
Money Changes Everything: Access to Capital Workshops
Attendees learnt how to prepare their business prior to approachiing Angels Investors, Banks and VCs as well as how to become a preferred government supplie and how to double your bottom line.
The Hon. Bruce Billson, Melissa Browne, Ruth Drinkwater and Justin Hooper, to name a few.
"Thank you for such a great day! It was informative, fun, thought provoking with some great "take-aways". I have to say too, that it was an environment of 'ease' i.e.everyone was very friendly and welcoming. The stand-outs for me that fulfilled all of the adjectives above was the session on the Psychology of Money with Justin Hooper and of course - Melissa Browne. What an amazing lady!" - Kate Kelleher, KC Consultancy Services
"I was delighted to meet you at the AWCCI Access to Capital Workshop - what a great day it was. Thank you for the work you put in to organising it - your enthusiasm and passion is contagious!"- Jeff Gilling
Strategic Marketing Workshop
October 2012 - Sydney and Melbourne
These workshops were about identifying and understanding the customer and giving them what they want.
Effective marketing is a result of examining every aspect of your business and how it affects your ideal client's end experience. It covers everything you'll need to do in order to be continuously present in the marketplace. It is an everyday task.
Attendees enjoyed the insights of the experts in marketing, branding, PR and walked out with a Marketing Plan for their business in their hand! Speakers included Adam Ferrier (Naked Communications) Gillian Franklin (Heat Group) and the Federal Minister for Small Business.
Business Continuity (BCP) Forums
February - March 2012
These educational forums and networking events assisted women business owners with the development, implementation and maintenance of a Business Continuity Plan.
Attendees were able to prepare their businesses in order to survive beyond non-routine disruptions as well as receive information on the opportunities available for businesses to thrive following adversity.
MC at the four events was Deborah Hutton.