RDA Barossa Upcoming Events http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/ Small Business Short Courses http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/small-business-short-courses/?date=2017-08-02 <p><strong>SMALL BUSINESS SHORT COURSES</strong><br>BAROSSA, SEMESTER 2 2017<br>Book for each workshop by clicking on the Course Heading. Please contact Petrina Jude<br>phone: 7210 3424 or <a href="mailto:Petrina.jude@tafesa.edu.au">Petrina.jude@tafesa.edu.au</a> for further information.</p> <p> </p> <p><a href="https://www.tafesa.edu.au/xml/course/sc/sc_T484657646.aspx" target="_blank">Fundamentals of Setting up a Small Business</a></p> <p>This short course is designed to give participants an understanding of the skills required when running a small<br>business, including identifying legal issues and creating a financial plan.<br>This workshop covers:</p> <ul><li>your preferred legal structure</li> <li>the legal and regulatory constraints for your structure and business idea</li> <li>Intellectual Property</li> <li>Risk management and insurance</li> <li>How much money will you need to start up and where will you get it from</li> <li>Estimating costs</li> <li>Setting prices, forecasting sales, and projecting profit</li> <li>Controlling cash flow</li> </ul><p>Accredited units:</p> <ul><li>Establish Legal &amp; Risk Management Requirements for Small Business (BSBSMB401)</li> <li>Plan Small Business Finance (BSBSMB402)</li> </ul><p>Duration: 24 hours (Every Wednesday 9am to 1pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus, starting Wednesday 2nd<br>August to Wednesday 6th September)<br>Cost: $40 if eligible for SRC/RD Funding</p> <p> </p> <p><a href="https://www.tafesa.edu.au/xml/course/sc/sc_T484753808.aspx" target="_blank">Social Media for Small Business</a><br>This short course is designed to assist participants in understanding the digital solutions in their business and<br>how to implement social media strategies.<br>The workshop covers:</p> <ul><li>Understanding and using digital workplace information</li> <li>Recognise and apply intellectual property requirements</li> <li>Create optimised digital channels</li> <li>Analyse digital media impact on business</li> <li>Evaluate the effectiveness of the digital impact</li> <li>Determined preferred audience and profile expected behaviours</li> <li>Develop a social engagement strategy</li> <li>Monitor and evaluate social media engagement</li> </ul><p>Accredited units:</p> <ul><li>Apply digital solutions to work processes (BSBMGT407)</li> <li>Optimise digital media impact (BSBMKG421)</li> <li>Plan social media engagement (BSBMKG527)</li> </ul><p>Duration: 24 hours (held from 10am to 4pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus on the following dates; Monday 11th<br>&amp; Tuesday 12th September, Monday 18th &amp; Tuesday 19th September, Wednesday 20th &amp; Wednesday 27th<br>September)<br>Cost: $60 if eligible for SRC/RD Funding</p> <p> </p> <p><a href="https://www.tafesa.edu.au/xml/course/sc/sc_T484848291.aspx" target="_blank">Marketing Your Small Business</a><br>This short course is designed to assist participants to produce a marketing plan for a small business.<br>The workshop covers:</p> <ul><li>understanding your customers</li> <li>developing and maintaining business networks and relationships</li> <li>fundamental marketing lessons everyone needs to learn</li> <li>marketing mix – appealing to your most profitable customers</li> <li>SWOT and PEST analysis</li> <li>creating and building business networks</li> </ul><p>Accredited units:</p> <ul><li>Market the Small Business (BSBSMB403)</li> <li>Establish Networks (BSBREL401)</li> </ul><p>Duration: 16 hours ((Every Wednesday 9am to 1pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus, starting Wednesday 18th<br>October to Wednesday 8th November)<br>Cost: $40 if eligible for SRC/RD Funding</p> <p> </p> <p><a href="https://www.tafesa.edu.au/xml/course/sc/sc_T484881418.aspx" target="_blank">Managing Your Team</a><br>This short course is designed to assist participants in understanding the legal obligations when employing others.<br>The workshop covers:</p> <ul><li>Identifying staffing needs</li> <li>Recruiting and inducting staff</li> <li>Obligations in regards to staff</li> <li>Managing performance</li> </ul><p>Accredited unit:</p> <ul><li>Manage a Small Team (BSBSMB407)</li> </ul><p>Duration: 12 hours ((Every Wednesday 9am to 1pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus, starting Wednesday 15th<br>November to Wednesday 29th November)<br>Cost: $20 if eligible for SRC/RD Funding</p> <p> </p> <p><a href="https://www.tafesa.edu.au/xml/course/sc/sc_T484965200.aspx" target="_blank">Presenting Your Business to Others</a><br>This short course is designed to assist participants in putting together a business plan for their small business<br>and to conduct a presentation to key stakeholders.<br>The workshop covers:</p> <ul><li>Creating the business plan</li> <li>Types of presentations</li> <li>The do’s and don’ts of presenting</li> </ul><p>Accredited units:</p> <ul><li>Undertake Small Business Planning (BSBSMB404)</li> <li>Make a Presentation (BSBCMM401)</li> </ul><p>Duration: 12 hours (held from 9am – 1pm at the Nuriootpa TAFE Campus on the following dates; Wednesday 6th<br>December, Friday 8th December, Wednesday 13th December)<br>Cost: $40 per person if eligible for SRC/RD funding</p> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:30:44 +0930 http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/small-business-short-courses/?date=2017-08-02 Excel & Exceed http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/excel-and-exceed/?date=2017-09-27 <p>We spend a significant amount of time working in our business, but how often do work ON our business (AND life for that matter!). In this 45 minute presentation, Kasey will walk you through a journey. What you WANT from your business AND life over the coming year. You will learn how to avoid the 4 steps to failure, how to develop a mindset of excellence, learn how to avoid procrastination and finally understand why behavioural change is difficult. Most importantly, how to lead through it. This insightful presentation will leave you with plenty of food for thought. Equipped with new tools, you will be able to plan for and take action. Prepare to excel &amp; exceed.</p> <h4>Kasey Aplin - Bespoke Coaching; Excel &amp; Exceed </h4> <p>A Passion For Serving Others, 15+ Years Experience in Professional Services, Small Business Training and Personal Growth Coaching.</p> Thu, 07 Sep 2017 11:59:45 +0930 http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/excel-and-exceed/?date=2017-09-27 How to grow your Retail & Food Business http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/how-to-grow-your-retail-and-food-business/?date=2017-10-18 <p>John Day and Peter Huskins from ShopAbility (ShopAbility is a leading Australian FMCG and Retail consultancy specialising in shopper insights, retail &amp; market strategy and FMCG training), have a wealth of retail and business experience and they will share their skills and experience with you, at this workshop.</p> <h4>Morning Session- Retail Readiness</h4> <h4>Afternoon Session-Food services Readiness</h4> <p>For more information click <a href="http://www.barossa.org.au/[file_link,id=2435]" target="_blank">here</a></p> Thu, 07 Sep 2017 10:40:34 +0930 http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/how-to-grow-your-retail-and-food-business/?date=2017-10-18 The Way to Building Winning Teams http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/the-way-to-building-winning-teams/?date=2017-10-31 <h4>Dan Collins - Creating Winning Cultures (Workshop)</h4> <p>Dan has experienced personal and leadership success on and off the sporting field. He is a four time Olympian with bronze and silver medals, an expert coach, mentor and speaker on the subjects of Performance and building Accountable Cultures. He has worked as a high performance mentor to some of Australia’s leading fortune 500 businesses, executive teams and elite sporting organisations worldwide. He has a single focus of helping them reach their full potential and achieve the results they are after. This is an excellent event to learn more on leadership, motivation and how to build that high performance team.</p> <p>Some roles Dan has held are:</p> <ul><li>High Performance Manager:Brisbane Lions</li> <li>High Performance Consultant:World Rugby</li> <li>High Performance Consultant:Australian Sports Commission.</li> </ul><p>For more information click <a href="http://www.barossa.org.au/[file_link,id=2438]" target="_blank">here</a></p> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:51:06 +0930 http://www.barossa.org.au/home/upcoming-events/the-way-to-building-winning-teams/?date=2017-10-31