Business Enterprise Centre - News

Business Enterprise Centre - News

Week 2- November 2010

Dear Vaughn,  


As you may be  aware this month is Movember our next Randwick Business Breakfast on 16th November 2010.This  will be our last for the year. I do hope you can make it details Click here

Also do not forget the after 5 networking events in Inner West & Eastern Suburbs.

We are now taking applications for Women In Business & Young Entrepreneur  mentorinng programs. Although they commence in 2011 we would like to have all applications processed  before the December break  

Have a great Week


Randwick  BusinessBreakfast  
 7.15 am to 8.45am
NEXT  WEEK -16th November 2010
Coogee Bowling Club


Toney Fitzgerald
Toney Fitzgerald  
 BIG Innovative Thinking to Grow Your Business"

The world is changing rapidly and if your business is not changing with it, your business will become obsolete. You can no longer rely on the old solutions and proven products and services that you've built your efforts around. It is time for BIG innovative thinking to create and achieve new growth, revenue and profitability.

Toney Fitzgerald will share with you key strategies and ideas to successfully innovate to deliver new products and services.

Click here  to book or further information


Randwick Council

ESBECCombined Randwiuck


Making the Internet work for Your Business

Around 90 per cent of Australian small businesses have access to the web - but only 31 per cent of micro businesses and 53 per cent of small businesses have a web presence. Kogan Technologies is one business that has sucessfully embraced technology.

Depending on the space you are in will determine your entry point to the series of workshops best suited to your business. You can attend any workshop in any order .We have 3 entry points .

Get A Website  -Entry point 1
  • Are you ready for e-business?
  • E-Business in plain English17/11 ( Quakers  Hill )
  • Developing your e-business plan17/11 (Bondi Junction15/11(Chatswood )
Website design -Entry point 2
  • Your guide to free online research and resources .5/11 (Mosman)012/11 (Parramatta)  17/11 (Blacktown) 24/11 (Sydney ) 29/11(Fairfield)???
  • Turbo charge your website Promote yourself to worldwide markets
Latest technologies(to be launched January 2011) Entry point 3
  • Making the most from e-business
  • Sell online
  • Selling online made easy
  • Keep customers coming back and spending more

Pre Pay and Save :
Book for the 10 workshops in the series and save $50.00( 2 workshops for free)Click here   (All workshops will be offered
in 2011)
To book any of the scheduled workshop as above Click here
After 5 Business Networking Events
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After 5

In the spirit of encouraging networking, this event is offered at no cost. You buy your own drinks and finger food is sponsored by the venue host or a sponsor. This is a fantastic opportunity to network and exchange ideas or to come forward as a sponsor or venue host.


Eastern Suburbs Bondi Beach24th November  2010 (5 to 7pm)- Last Wednesday Month Sponsors:Bondi Chamber of Commerce, Eastern Suburbs BEC  & TeaGardens Click here  to book
Women In Business Mentoring Program 
Secure your place  for  our  Program Commencing  February 2011

Join a group of business women and learn practical business strategies, network and improve your business success.

The Program offers an empowering environment where women feel comfortable to discuss their business issues and offer solutions to each other. The networking and peer support that is created during the Program often continues after the Program has completed. 

For many graduates of Women in Business their business growth is the realisation of a life-long dream, the chance to build their own success.

Program components 


Workshops  & Mentoring .Click here for more details

Program Criteria - Click here


Information Session : 15th & 22nd November 2010. To book emailreception.   Further information 

Given that it is  Christmas  we are accepting a deposit of $100 to secure your place on the program with payment of balance( $400) due February 2011 .

Young Entrepreneur Mentoring Program

 Commencing February 2011- Taking Applications now

NSW Department of IndustryThe program offers young entrepreneurs an opportunity to acquire new skills and develop growth plans and strategies, to network and learn from each other, and to have a business mentor to act as a sounding board and help face the many challenges that today's highly competitive and rapidly changing global marketplace presents.

Program Componentsclick here for more details


Program Criteria click here  for more details


Information Sessions : To  book contactreception 


 Given that it is  Christmas  we are accepting a deposit of $100 to secure your place on the program with payment of balance( $400) due February 2011 


This is a cause I feel strongly about and I'm asking you to support my efforts by making a donation to the cause. I will be growing a Moustache  during November. 


Through the Movember Foundation and its men's health partners, PCFA and beyondblue: the national depression initiative, Movember is funding world class research

Write a cheque payable to 'Movember Foundation', referencing my registration number 843376 and mailing it to: Movember Foundation, PO Box 292, Prahran, VIC, 3181 or to donate on line Click here.


For more details on the impact Movember is having please visitMovember Foundation.

Hope we see you at one of our fantastic events in the near future.


The Team at ESBEC /C-BEC

The services provided by Business Enterprise Centre are partially funded by the Australian Government. The Business Advisory program is funded by the NSW Department of Industry & Investment.