MBN Monthly Catch-up: June 23
SAVE THE DATE: Join fellow members of MBN and friends to catch-up & network after work.
@Victory Lounge 416 Collins Street, Melbourne.
Thu., 23 June 2022 | 5:00pm (5.45 start) – 7.30pm
MBN Monthly Catch-up: May 19
Welcome to our first MBN Monthly Catch-up! This is a chance for members and friends alike to meet casually after work with fellow Melbourne businesspeople. Following on from our three Business Accelerator Days, May’s catch-up will be an opportunity to recap, reconnect and reset. @Victory Lounge 416 Collins Street, Melbourne. Complimentary for MBN members.
Thu., 19 May 2022 | 5:00pm (5.45 start) – 7.30pm | read more
MBN Business Accelerator Day 3: May 3 - Finance, Scaling and Cybersecurity
What you can do right now to have an immediate impact on your business. Each day in the Business Accelerator series is designed to cover topics that business leaders need to know and action to get their businesses moving. Day 3 features presentation/workshops with Bradley Birchall, Peter O’Sullivan, Jenny Junkeer, Martin Haak, Shane Deane and networking.
Tue., 3 May 2022 | 8:00am – 5.00pm | read more
MBN Business Accelerator Day 2: April 5 - Sales, Marketing and E-commerce
What you can do right now to have an immediate impact on your business. Each day in the Business Accelerator series is designed to cover topics that business leaders need to know and action to get their businesses moving. Day 2 features presentation/workshops with George Hawwa, Tim Preston, Brad Tonini, Wendy Parker, Claudia Loeber-Raab and networking.
Tue., 5 Apr 2022 | 8:00am – 5.00pm | read more
MBN Business Accelerator Day 1: March 1st - People, Leadership and Culture
What you can do right now to have an immediate impact on your business. Each day in the Business Accelerator series is designed to cover topics that business leaders need to know and action to get their businesses moving. Day 1 features presentation/workshops with Mary Jensen, Moustafa Hamwi, Renee Giarrusso, Victor Perton, Sian Stephens and networking.
Tue., 1 Mar 2022 | 8:00am – 5.00pm | read more
MBN 2021 Awards Presentation & Christmas Celebrations
Join us in person to celebrate the winners (and the finalists) of the 2021 MBN Awards. When we raise our glasses to all the wonderful entrepreneurs and business leaders who despite the challenges of the past year are doing great things on the business, leadership and innovation front and contributing in a powerful way.
Use the Principles of Certainty in Uncertain Times to Reach Your Ambition
In this interactive session, we are privileged to have one of the world’s leading scaling agents, adjunct associate professor and MBN member Jenny Junkeer as she shares her expertise to help us use the principle of ‘certainty’ to catapult our businesses no matter the economic climate that surrounds it.
Thu., 25 Nov. 2021 | 5:00pm – 7.30pm | read more
Re-Energise for 2022 with Renee Giarrusso
Looking back on the last 18 months, it has been a time of uncertainty, learning and growth for all of us. Most of all, it’s time for you to give yourself the gift of re-energising! With the year-end fast approaching, it’s a great time to stop, reflect and reset.
Thu., 28 Oct. 2021 | 5:30pm – 6.30pm | read more
2021 Annual General Meeting of Melbourne Business Network Inc
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Melbourne Business Network will be held on Monday 25 October 2021 at 6:00pm on Zoom. Agenda sent to all current members.
Mon., 25 Oct 2021 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Social Media ROI with George Hawwa
MBN is delighted to present MBN member and strategic partner George Hawwa, Growth Director of social media agency Attention Experts, to share his insights and expertise on how you can create Social Media ROI.
Thu., 14 Oct 2021 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm | read more
The Digital Apocalypse with Johann Nogueira
Recovery - How we can create a better, brighter future after a crisis
MBN - Open for Business Support Forum
As we had such an overwhelming response to our opportunity to check in with our committee and one another back in June, we are looking to make this a regular occurrence.
Fri., 20 August 2021 | 12:00 pm | read more
How to Stay Top of Mind with Clients, Prospects and Referrers
Realising Resiliency with Natasha Facci
Mental resiliency is critical to our mental well-being. This is readily achievable when times are good but what do you do during times of continued stress and uncertainty? How do you maintain or rebuild your mental resiliency?
Thu., 29 June 2021 | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm AEST | read more
Melbourne Business Network - Optimism, Awards and Networking
Webinar | Dr Craig Latham: The COVID experience | What Small Business still need
Deputy, Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman discusses what has been done to support small business and what is still needed in areas of insurance, tax, PPSR and unfair practices.
Tuesday 16 February 2021 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm | read more
Virtual Wine Down with MBN | Christmas drinks with Head Winemaker, Petronio Wines
Webinar | Judy O’Connell: VSBC Update | Tenancy Negotiation
The Victorian Small Business Commissioner, outlines how the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme applies to your tenancy and the free mediation services offered by the Victorian Small Business Commission
Wednesday 2 December 2020 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm | read more
Webinar | Sian Stephens: 3 Step Roadmap to Business Recovery
RE-energise your people and RE-align your business ready for 2021 RECOVERY
Have you lost momentum and productivity trying to navigate your way through months of restrictions and the work from home conditions?
Tuesday 1 December 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Webinar | Ian Goodhardt: Mental Health Awareness
Being aware of the mental health of employees is important for business. Discover some simple steps that will enhance the mental wellbeing of you and your people…. ultimately creating a dramatic effect on profitability.
Tuesday 24 November 2020 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm | read more
Webinar | Anthony Turner: Budget your way back from COVID
Budgeting and break even analysis to determine current impacts and the work/timeframes required to make business viable again.
Anthony Turner is author of the award winning ‘Are U Ready?…surviving small business disaster’
Wednesday 18 November 2020 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm | read more
Webinar | Michael Trkolta: Designing your Website with WebOracle
Session 3 | eCommerce Explained & How It Can Convert Visitors to Buyers…Quickly
Everyone with a website needs to understand the importance of the integration of eCommerce and the effect on their business!
Tuesday 17 November 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Webinar | Michael Trkolta: Designing your Website with WebOracle
Session 2 | Understanding Web Development & How It Can Convert Visitors to Buyers…Quickly!
The direct relationship good Web Development has on improving your business performance is often underestimated.
Tuesday 10 November 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Webinar | Peter Smith: Scaling Up Performance to Work your way out of COVID
Webinar | Katya Ellis: Digital Marketing – Moving your business to an effective Online Platform
Webinar | Michael Trkolta: Designing your Website with WebOracle
Session 1 | Designing your Website to convert Visitors to BUYERS….. Quickly!
The impact and importance your Website Design and User Experience (UX) has on improving your business performance.
Tuesday 13 October 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Webinar | Judy O’Connell: VSBC Update | Supporting Small Business during COVID-19
Online Event | 2020 MBN B3000+ Awards Presentation Ceremony With Special Guest, Lord Mayor Sally Capp
Webinar | Barbara Cullen: Victorian Government Update | Recovery assistance post Stage 4
Webinar | Michelle Redfern: You are a BRAND! Be your own CEO!
Webinar | Deputy Lord Mayor Arron Wood AM: COVID-19 The biggest economic challenge Melbourne has ever faced!
The devastating impact of the global pandemic on Melbourne’s economy. Why now is the time to think big and ask for bold economic and industrial relations reform to help our suffering small businesses.
Wednesday 19 August 2020 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm | read more
Webinar | Barbara Cullen: Victorian Government support for businesses under Stage 4 restrictions
Director Small Business Victoria, discusses the Business Support Package, to help businesses and workers through to the other side of the coronavirus pandemic.
Wednesday 12 August 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Webinar | WRAYS: IP in Focus – Series Two
Four 30 minute sessions where Wrays experts take a deeper dive into key considerations to help you manage your intellectual property more effectively.
Wednesday 5 August & Thursday 6 August 2020 | read more
Webinar | Russell Pearson: Get up and Get it! Moving from Business Recovery to Profitable Growth
Business Owners and Entrepreneurs have been hit hard this year. For many there is mass opportunity for others, they’re still on their knees. Founder Crimson Fox Studios, Russell is a Business and Marketing Strategist who will define practical steps to get movement back into your business.
Tuesday 4 August 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Webinar | Northbridge Capital: The 7 Foundations of Startup Success and Capital Raising
Webinar | Michelle Redfern: How Women Can Have a Career that Soars!
Founder of Advancing Women in Business & Sport, Women Who Get It & co- founder of Culturally Diverse Workforce
This is the best career advice you’ll ever receive! Updated: rescheduled from live event to webinar.
14 July 2020 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm | read more
Webinar | Judy O’Connell: Real-world strategies for Mental Resilience
Victorian Small Business Commissioner Judy O’Connell guides business owners through the development of a mental health plan; to make sure you have practical strategies to call on to look after yourself and your staff, as you plan for business continuity and recovery.
1 July 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Webinar | Judy O’Connell : Supporting small business during coronavirus (COVID-19)
The Victorian Small Business Commission can help landlords and tenants with rent relief negotiations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Learn about the Scheme, how to start the conversation and what to do if negotiations fail.
25 June 2020 | 11:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Webinar | Travis Knipe: Agility in Unprecedented Times
CEO Travis Knipe discusses how StarRez responded rapidly to the COVID-19 challenge with a more adaptable and agile approach to their current way of doing business. Including work transitioning for a global team of over 150.
23 June 2020 | 10.30am – 11.30am | read more
Webinar | Wrays: Getting R&D ready to boost your cash flow!
Join us over a short webinar to discover the steps you can take to ensure you are ready to access the R&D cash benefit early. Wrays are partnering with PwC R&D expert, Amanda Gell, to discuss all things R&D Tax
16 June 2020 | 4:30pm – 5.30pm | read more
Webinar | Angela Smith: Wind Down Wednesdays: Stress: Signs, Symptoms + Coping Strategies
Webinar | Wendy Parker: Positioning yourself as Thought Leader
Want to expand your business, grow your brand or take your thinking and big ideas to the world? Position yourself as an authority or thought leader! Join us for a morning webinar hosted by Wendy Parker, Principal at Parker Public Relations.
4 June 2020 | 8:30am – 9:30am | read more
Webinar | Angela Smith: Wind Down Wednesdays: Understanding + Calming the Nervous System
Webinar | Justin Waite: Cyber Security in Business: Q&A Webinar Event
Join Justin Waite, Principle consultant & Company Director Sentaris, for a live Q&A on Cyber Security in Business and have the opportunity to gain insight into the current issues facing business.
28 May 2020 | 11.00am – 12:00noon | read more
Webinar | Angela Smith: Wind Down Wednesdays: Resilience 101
Webinar | Angela Smith: Wind Down Wednesdays: The Triad of Wellbeing
2020 MBN B3000+ Awards | Launch with Deputy Lord Mayor Arron Wood
With guest Speaker Chris Helder, business communications expert and author
Recognise and celebrate the achievements of businesses within the Municipality of Melbourne through the B3000+ Awards
20 February 2020 | 6:00pm-8:00pm | read more
Christmas Networking | Time to Celebrate Melbourne
Melbourne Business Network is Celebrating in Style as we close 2019 with our Network of Networks!
With Special Guest Major Brendan Nottle, The Salvation Army, Melbourne
11 December 2019 | 5:45pm-8:00pm | read more
Breakfast | Carmen Sederino of Illuminated Story: Delivering YOUR Message with IMPACT!
Do you find as a business owner/leader you need to deliver presentations to the business, your teams, your clients, your suppliers or all of the above? What type of influence do you have?
14 November 2019 | 7:30am-9:00am | read more
Workshop | Small Business Victoria: Taking you business online, What you need to know
Get yourself ready to launch your business online at this essential digital workshop that goes right back to basics to build a complete picture of the opportunities ahead.
12 November 2019 | 10:00am – 12:00pm | read more
Breakfast | Megan Edwards: LinkedIn Insights
LinkedIn Content Marketing Specialist, Megan Edwards shares valuable insights on how to maximise your LinkedIn profile, position yourself as a thought leader and generate sales.
24 October 2019 | 7:30am – 9:00am | read more
PM Club | Phil Ore: How to strategise your brand and build something your customers will love
Phil Ore, co-founder of Marketing Entourage, talks through the steps to build the foundations of a strong human-centred brand, providing examples and tips you can use as takeaways to help grow your own business. Networking and refreshments
19 September 2019 | 5:30pm – 7:30pm | read more
Workshop | SBV: Starting your business: How to turn an idea into a business
Prepare to get your bright idea off the ground, step by step, at this essential planning workshop packed with vital start-up tips, tools and expert guidance that will prepare you to give your business the best chance of success.
3 September 2019 | 9:30am – 1:00pm | read more
Breakfast | Jarod Briffa: Social Enterprise and Social Business in Melbourne
PM Club | Melbourne Business Network’s farewell to John Stock
Join us to celebrate John Stock’s dedication to helping small business in Melbourne at the July PM Club. Including networking opportunities and light refreshments.
24 July 2019 | 5:30pm – 7:30pm | read more