Business events, workshops and seminars

We are committed to providing businesses with high-quality training and development programs, alongside quality networking events that will enable your business to prosper in Hume City. All businesses are welcome to attend any of the workshops, seminars and events being held in Hume City.                       


Make 2019 the year for you or your staff to invest in personal training and development, whether it be honing your skills to increase your social media presence through Instagram, Facebook, or learn how to make your big idea a reality by attending our Big Idea Days or Masterclass series.

Social Media Workshops,  Hume Global Learning Centre Broadmeadows

This program is a low-cost, high-quality digital advisory service for Australian small businesses. If you're a small business owner or startup, all you need is an ABN to participate.The program is designed to support your online business needs in multiple ways: workshops, one-on-one mentoring, online learning, and webinars.Topics cover digital marketing strategies, website creation, social media for business, online security, and much more. The one-off membership cost of $55 gives you access to a Digital Solutions portal. The portal is the heart of the program where you register for workshops and mentoring, and access online learning materials and webinars.

For more information, please contact Heidi Crundwell on 0418 531 132 or email

 Date   Topic    Time 
 27/02/19  Social Media Marketing 101   5.30pm - 8.30pm
 06/03/19  Facebook for Small Business Simplified    5.30pm - 8.30pm  
 13/03/19  Digital Marketing Essentials   5.30pm - 8.30pm
 20/03/19  SEO Foundations for Small Business   5.30pm - 8.30pm  


StartNorth Masterclasses, Broadmeadows Global Learning Centre

 Date  Topic  Time 
 06/02/19  Creating a Problem Solving Market 9am - 12pm 
 06/03/19  Opportunities for New Markets 9am - 12pm  
 03/04/19  Creating Loyal Customers 9am - 12pm  
 08/05/19  Developing Your Brand 9am - 12pm  
 17/07/19  Becoming a Market Leader 9am - 12pm  
 07/08/19  Increasing Revenue Through Innovation 9am - 12pm  
 04/09/19  Finance for Startups and Growth 9am - 12pm  

Big Idea Days

 Date  Topic  Time 
 05/06/19  Big Ideas Day - Craigieburn 9am - 12pm 
 12/06/19  Big Ideas Day - Broadmeadows 9am - 12pm 


Business Start Up Weekend, Broadmeadows Global Learning Centre

 Date  Topic  Time 
 15/06/19 &
 Business Start Up Weekend  9am - 4pm 


For more information on Masterclasses, Big Idea Days and Business Start Up Weekend email

Business Consultation

The opportunity to have free professional advice, whether you are intending to commence a business, or are already operating a small business, can be invaluable to ensure the business achieves sustainability. This free Business Consultation offers you that opportunity. You will receive a private, face to face session with an experienced Business Counsellor to discuss any issues you have in regard to commencing a business or improving performance and operations of your existing business. These sessions are conducted with full confidentiality. General business advice and referrals can be obtained as well as guidance for the establishment of your business or addressing issues with your existing business. These sessions are free, and a booking by appointment is required. 

 Business Enterprise Centre, 38 Buckley Street, Essendon (Kangan Institute)
When: Regular monthly appointments available.
Bookings: Phone 9094 3008


The Hume Business E-Update is a monthly e-newsletter compiled by the Economic Development Department which shares timely and relevant information for businesses alogn with upcoming event details. Subscribe to the list here

When: 9:30 AM, 30 October 2016
Location: Various locations throughout Hume. Please check event listings for full details

Updated : 1:12 PM, 31 October 2016

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