Business events, workshops and seminars

We are committed to providing 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.  For more information on any of the business events we are hosting, please email kellyc@hume.vic.gov.au or phone 9205 2835.                     


2019 EVENTS PROGRAM

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, attend a Masterclass or learn how to make your big idea a reality by attending a Big Ideas Day

Quick Links:

ATO Tax Information Sessions
Big Ideas Days
Business Masterclass Series 
Business Startup Weekend
Northern Business Achievement Awards
Small Business Bus
Small Business Clinic
Social Media Workshops
Business Counselling

 

ATO Tax Information Workshops

Topic

Date

Location

 Register

Single Touch Payroll for Small Business   Tuesday 2 April, 9.30am - 11:30am   Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows  Single Touch Payroll for Small Business  
Tax Essentials  
Thursday 2nd May, 9.30am - 11:30am   
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows  Tax essentials for small business 
Record Keeping (GST Registered) Thursday 9th May, 9.30am - 11:30am  Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows  Record keeping for small business (GST registered) 
Single Touch Payroll for Small Business 
Thursday 16th May, 9.30am - 11:30am   
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows  Single Touch Payroll for small business 
Tax Essentials  
Tuesday 3 September, 10:00am -12:00pm 
 Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows   Tax Essentials for small business

Record Keeping for Small Business
– GST registered
Tuesday 10 September, 10:00am - 12:00pm  Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows    Record keeping for small business (GST registered)
Tax Essentials Tuesday 22 October,10:00am -
12:00pm 
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows    Tax Essentials for Small Business

Record Keeping for Small Business –
GST registered
Tuesday 29 October, 10:00am - 12:00pm Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows   Record keeping for small business (GST registered)
 
 

Small Business Clinic - Free Mentoring Session

In conjunction with SBMS, we are offering business mentoring sessions to support businesses which are situated within Hume City. Small Business Clinics provide general business information and can assist you in the steps you need to take to overcome an issue or information gap. Appointments are essential. Click on your preferred location to book.

 Topic Date  Location  Register
Small Business Clinic -
Business Mentoring        
Tuesday 2 April 2019, 
10:00am - 3:00pm  

Hume City Council Office, 
Broadmeadows                                                                  
Broadmeadows
Small Business Clinic -
Business Mentoring
Tuesday 30 April 2019, 
10:00am - 3:00pm    

Hume Global Learning Centre,
Craigieburn     

Craigieburn 

 


Small Business Bus Small_Business_Bus.jpg

Whether you're planning, starting or growing your business, the Victorian Government's Small Business Bus can help you to develop your business ideas and capabilities. Delivered by experts from the Small Business Mentoring Service (SBMS), the on-board mentoring sessions can help you to identify a clear direction for your business, discuss key issues and priorities, and develop an action plan to achieve your goals. Five free 45-minute sessions are available from 10am until 4pm. Click on your preferred location to book. 

Topic & Location Date  Location Register 

Small Business Bus - Roxburgh Park Village 
(Past event) 
Tuesday 5 March 2019,
10:00am - 4:00pm                
Roxburgh Park Village,
outside Woolworths
Roxburgh Park Village     

Small Business Bus -  Campbellfield Shopping Centre, Barry Road 
(Past event) 
Wednesday 13 March 2019,
10:00am - 4:00pm 
Barry Road, Campbellfield  Campbellfield

Small Business Bus -  Sunbury, Harris Scarfe Carpark, Evans Street


Monday 06 May 2019,
10:00am - 4:00pm 
Evans Street, Sunbury
Sunbury    

Small Business Bus -  Gladstone Park Shopping Centre


Tuesday 28 May 2019,
10:00am - 4:00pm  
Gladstone Park Shopping Centre,
outside Australia Post 

Gladstone Park  

 


Social Media Workshops, Hume Global Learning Centre Broadmeadows

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Make 2019 the year that you master social media!  To support you to take the leap, we are offering four low cost, high quality workshops. Each one is delivered in collaboration with the Melbourne Innovation Centre and a selection of qualified, reputable presenters. Ready to get started? All you need is an ABN, $55 and a passion to learn.  
Full details here. 

For more information, please contact Heidi Crundwell on 0418 531 132 or email heidic@hume.vic.gov.au

Topic   Date & Time  Location  Register 
Social Media Marketing 101 
(Past event)
Wednesday 27 February 2019, 
5.30pm - 8.30pm     
Hume Global Learning Centre,
Broadmeadows   
View flyer for info         
Facebook for Small Business Simplified 
(Past event) 
Wednesday 06 March 2019, 5.30pm - 8.30pm  Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows    View flyer for info 
Digital Marketing Essentials  Wednesday 13 March 2019, 5.30pm - 8.30pm  Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows    View flyer for info 
SEO Foundations for Small Business  Wednesday 20 March 2019, 5.30pm - 8.30pm  Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows    View flyer for info 

 


StartNorth Coworking Space - Masterclasses, Broadmeadows Global Learning Centre

StartNorth is a new coworking space located at Town Hall Broadmeadows, opening in Spring 2019. Our passion is helping startups and scaleups succeed, so before we even open our doors we're running masterclasses to support startups and small businesses. 

Topic   Date & Time  Location    Register
Creating a Problem Solving Market 
(Past event) 
Wednesday 06 February 2019,
9:00am - 12:00pm 
Hume Global Learning Centre,
Broadmeadows   
 Masterclass #1
Opportunities for New Markets (Past event)  Wednesday 06 March 2019, 
9:00am - 12:00pm   
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows     Masterclass # 2
Creating Loyal Customers  Wednesday 03 April 2019,
9:00am - 12:00pm    
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows    Masterclass # 3
Developing Your Brand Wednesday 08 May 2019, 
9:00am - 12:00pm    
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows   
 Masterclass # 4
Becoming a Market Leader   Wednesday 17 July 2019, 
9:00am - 12:00pm   
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows   
 Masterclass # 5
Increasing Revenue Through Innovation   Wednesday 07 August 2019, 
9:00am - 12:00pm 
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows    Masterclass # 6
Finance for Startups and Growth  Wednesday 04 September 2019, 
9:00am - 12:00pm   
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows   
 Masterclass # 7
 

Big Ideas Day, Craigieburn and Broadmeadows

What’s your big idea for a business? See your business future by attending our Big Ideas Day!

Topic Date  Location Register
Big Ideas Day             Wednesday 05 June 2019,
9:00am - 12:00pm   
Hume Global Learning Centre,
Craigieburn
Big Ideas Day - Craigieburn 
Big Ideas Day                                               Wednesday 12 June 2019,
9:00am - 12:00pm   
Hume Global Learning Centre, Broadmeadows Big Ideas Day - Broadmeadows     

 


Business Start Up Weekend, Broadmeadows Global Learning Centre

Are you imagining a life where you can be your own boss? Start your business in one weekend at the StartNorth Business Startup Weekend! 

 Topic Date   Location
Register
Business Start Up Weekend
Saturday 15 June 2019 & Sunday 16 June 2019, 
9:00am - 4:00pm each day - 2 day program
Hume Global Learning Centre,
Broadmeadows

Business Start Up Weekend 

 

For more information on Masterclasses, Big Idea Days and the Business Start Up Weekend email startnorth@hume.vic.gov.au.


Northern Business Achiever Awards Breakfast & Young Business Achiever Award Nomination

The NBAA Awards are a partnership of industry, education, local and state government and decision makers across Melbourne’s north and essential events for those seeking to do business in the region. They recognise the business achievements of SMEs and encourage business excellence, growth and competitiveness. The events provide a high-profile forum to enable business networking and the recognition of business achievement. The next breakfast will be held on Thursday 6 June 2019. Booking details and more info here


Business Consultation - Delivered by the Business Enterprise Centre, Kangan Institute Essendon

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 regarding 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. 

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


HUME BUSINESS E-UPDATE NEWSLETTER 

The Hume Business E-Update is a monthly e-newsletter compiled by the Economic Development Department which shares timely and relevant information for businesses along 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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