27th May - May 2019
Facebook Australia has partnered with The Training Collective as part of Queensland Small Business Week to bring the Community Boost program to your region. The Community Boost program is focused on supporting small business in regional Australia by providing workshops for people starting and running a business on Facebook and Instagram.
You will learn directly from Facebook’s Community Trainers and will walk away with the most up-to-date tools, best practices and resources that can help you grow your business.
It’s free to attend, just register below to secure your spot for one, two or all three modules we are delivering in your town.
28th May - May 2019
Thinking of buying into a manufactured home park or retirement village?
Know what you’re buying into and how it varies from conventional unit or house purchasing?
Know the questions to ask?
- The characteristics of retirement villages and manufactured home parks
- Factors to consider when making your decision
- Recent changes to the law that provide better consumer protections
- Where to go for more information, advice and support
This event is being hosted by the Capricornia branch of National Seniors Australia. A meeting of the branch will follow the presentation and guests are welcome to stay for that.
4th Jun - Jun 2019
Recognising the role of women in the future of Queensland manufacturing
The manufacturing sector is vital to growing and diversifying Queensland’s economy and creating the jobs of the future. Attracting highly skilled women into the sector will be increasingly important to its success. Gender diversity in the workforce drives innovation and idea generation.
The AI Group invites you to the second year of Women in Manufacturing celebrations, discussing Queensland manufacturers’ ability to innovate and the importance for women to become a part of the new highly skilled occupations that are required for the future, and how to encourage and support new entrants into this evolving sector.
Please email to register for the Rockhampton Event with your name, company, position, phone and dietary requirements. RSVP Tuesday 28th May 2019
4th Jun - Jun 2019
Develop the critical skills to translate ideas to outcomes
Turning ideas into profitable ventures — entrepreneurship and commercialisation — is not just about start-ups and digital technologies. Thousands of Australian small businesses are thriving because they’ve adopted innovation as a growth strategy driver.
But having a clever idea isn’t enough. You need the right business model and a clear value proposition to lift it from the drawing board and launch it onto the market.
If you’ve got fresh ideas that might translate into competitive-edge, value-adding innovation, this free half-day workshop will help you determine if they’re likely to become viable ventures.
4th Jun - Jun 2019
Queensland’s regional centres are key drivers of economic activity in the State and important hubs for innovation and forging new industries. In June, Australian Industry Group is partnering with Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) and the Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development and the Commonwealth Games for a special showcase to highlight regional opportunities.
The showcase will provide a snapshot of the state of the economy and industry in Rockhampton and Gladstone and the emerging opportunities for the area. Brisbane Airport Corporation will outline how Brisbane’s new runway (due for completion next year) will unlock a world of new potential and connection for regional Queensland and the Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development and the Commonwealth Games will present the emerging vision for regional tourism
The free forum will be a great opportunity to tap into information, network with other businesses and be part of a positive conversation about ensuring regional Queensland has a strong voice in the state and national conversation.
5th Jun - Jun 2019
Quad Charts have been used by the international defence industry for many years to succinctly and effectively communicate a proposal or capability. These same techniques are now being used by companies as a way to market themselves better to defence and other prime contractors.
If you are wanting to better position your firm for potential defence contracts or indeed any others, then this workshop is a ‘must’ for you.
6th Jun - Jun 2019
By the office of the Chief Advisor-Procurement.
This two-hour session provides:
- an update on the Queensland Government’s Buy Queensland procurement approach and
- provides practical information, tools and tips to help local businesses supply to the Queensland Government
Eventbrite password – HPW (in capitals).
10th Jun - Jun 2019
The upcoming C2C Event is fast approaching. It will be held on the 10th June at the Rockhampton State High School, this event is on a Monday.
Rockhampton Innovative Networking Group (RING) invites you to participate in the next Communication to Careers (C2C) event which links Year 12 students with business representatives to help build the students’ confidence and communication skills. This is helpful for when they gain an interview with a potential employer.
Help students: improve their interview skills, expand their professional network, create a path to their future! Read more and register
27th Jun - 28th Jun 2019
Ausmed believes it is essential that nurses living in the Rockhampton region have access to effective and engaging CPD on an annual basis. They look forward to receiving your support to ensure that this Local Nurses’ Conference is brought to Rockhampton every June. Book your place at this year’s event and:
- Gain new knowledge for contemporary practice
- Network, share experiences, and connect with like-minded colleagues
- Help meet your CPD requirements
- Enrich your professional practice and personal growth
- Improve health outcomes specific to your local community and much, much more…
12th Jul - Jul 2019
NDIS Provides Greater Opportunities for Business through Inclusion
The new Information, Linkages, Capacity Building (ILC) grants are expected to bring transformational change for business across all Industries. Don’t miss this opportunity to make inclusion part of your strategy.
Why should you attend a workshop?
The NDIS and ILC Grants will be, potentially, the biggest drivers of social and economic change for people with disability and Australian businesses. ILC is a key component of the NDIS’s whole of life insurance-based model and will contribute to the sustainability of the NDIS by building the capacity of the community, people with disability, their families and carers.