Why start a local business group?

I have always been involved in community things. I think I joined my first council advisory group, when I was in high school, aged of 16. Fast forward to my return to Gippsland and I was living in Mirboo North for only 12 hours before I was on a committee. Recently I’ve cut back to…

The importance of networking with industry colleagues

Writer, editor, proofreader, owner/operator - On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading

The more small business owners or managers talk to other professionals within your industry, the more they learn and grow which then impacts their performance and the performance of their business. When you make the time to talk to colleagues within your industry, you learn more about the theories and practices around your industry; how to…

Developing your network

Regional Manager Gippsland - DFP Recruitment

It is estimated that a large portion of the jobs that are filled are done so via the hidden job market, that is “word of mouth”. The major advantage of penetrating the hidden job market is that your competition is dramatically reduced. Unlike through advertised positions, people who source jobs via their network or direct…

10 Ways to Make the Most Out of a Conference

Director, Business Outcomes - In2 Project Management

I found this article in a conference guide. Is is from Kate C. Farrar who spends her day as the Director of the AAUW (American Association of University Women) Leadership Programs. It’s worth a a read. https://www.themuse.com/advice/10-ways-to-make-the-most-out-of-a-conference?ref=mobilefb