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New Opportunities for Business Growth

Interactive Workshop & Information session

Monday 8th September 2014


Re-Designing the way you do business

Many Australian businesses recognise that innovating is crucial to their survival in an era characterised by increased global competition, high salary and production costs, and a strong Australian dollar.


Meet Your Mates

Kingston Business Event - Thursday 25th September

Time: 5pm to 7pm


OPEN Day for Businesses with a Turnover of $1.5m and above

Does your business turnover $1.5 M and above?  OR

Do you provide Professional Services to Business clients with a turnover of $1.5m or above?

Come to a free seminar/One-on-One sessions, to hear from Industry Professionals and AusIndustry officials how your business can access Funds and Free Assistance from the Government to improve your business. 


Manufacturers go head-to-head for Business of the Year title

Paper specialists and pioneering foodmakers will compete with industrial equipment suppliers for the 2014 Melbourne Business Awards Business of the Year title.  Gift wrap products designer and manufacturer WrapCo and paper merchant and converting company Direct Paper Supplies will go head-to-head with gluten-free food products pioneer Orgran for the annual award, to be handed out on Friday, December 5th.


Getting Down to Business

A fully funded Victorian Government youth entrepreneurship initiative delivered by Enterprising Partnerships



Awards Breakfast - Thats a Wrap

Braeside based gift wrap products designer and manufacturer The Wrapping Paper Company has taken out this year’s Business of the Year title at the Melbourne Business Awards’ annual gala breakfast held on December 5th. A touching acceptance speech from Managing Director Harry Dam really highlighted the importance of these awards and the passion and absolute pride he has for his company and staff.


Bringing your Business Idea to Life - EXPO

As part of Business Victoria's Small Business Festival throughout August, the City of Kingston is hosting the Bringing Your Business Idea To Life - Expo.


The importance of being earnestly passionate about your purpose

In the social economy, it has never been more important for business owners and executives to ensure they are communicating their purpose as a means to building their business and attracting more custom.


Where do I begin?

So where do we begin…?  At the end, of course!

Knowing your purpose or outcome is essential to achieving anything of substantial value, because how can you hit a target you cannot see?  Achievement without mission or clarity of purpose, is just pure coincidence.


“Safe and Smart Systems”

By popular demand, M+K have scheduled two further dates for their Insights training session: “Safe and Smart Systems”.


Ten reasons manufacturing firms need a digital strategy

Despite the significant digital transformation that has swept across all industries in recent years, many SMEs in the manufacturing industry are still lagging behind. As these five reports agree, digital is set to disrupt every industry. This leaves a large opportunity for manufacturing firms to get ahead of their competitors.


Five things your website must do for your customers

Smart use of digital technologies, with a smart website as the hub, is central to success in today’s business world. We use the term ‘Digital Leaders’ to describe organisations that use digital technologies most effectively. Research from Cap Gemini shows these organisations are up to 25% more profitable than their peers.


“Empowering Women - Gender Equality: Why It Matters!”

Join the Rotary Club of Bentleigh Moorabbin Central on Wednesday 3rd September for a breakfast event showcasing a panel of 4 inspiring women


Have you 'ogled' yourself online lately?

When it comes to managing business reputation on the internet, how does your online profile stack up?


Latest award nominee no joke punchline

What do you get when you cross a cop with a builder and a plumber?

Answer: the latest Melbourne Business Awards’ Business of the Year nominee, of course!


“Workers Compensation: Important Changes to Premium Calculation + Management”.

It’s that time of year again when employers will be hit with their dreaded WorkCover premium bill. This year, there are a number of changes to the process and potential savings to be made.


Skills imperative resets narrative for new year of recognising business excellence

The theme of education and skills training pathways linked to relevant job outcomes will kick start a new year of recognising and rewarding the achievements of businesses operating across Melbourne’s dynamic south-east region.


Business community has role to play in changing lives

Changing lives for the better is not just a feel-good calling for the chosen few but a whole-of-community call to action, including the business sector, May’s Melbourne Business Awards breakfast will hear.


Business success anything but child’s play for Business of the Year nominees

A Cheltenham toymaker challenging giants including Lego and Mattel and which is ranked 4th largest toy business in the huge US market is among the companies vying for the 2015 Melbourne Business Awards Business of the Year title.

Moose Toys will challenge other manufacturers including leading building products maker Casafico and specialist boat builder Composites Constructions for the annual award, to be handed out on Friday, December 4th.

Other nominees in the race for the award include packaging companies CMTP, Rollspack and Versatile Technology

Mordialloc-based diary producer Tempo Foods plus marketing and photographic creative services business Nulab Group complete the eight businesses nominated for the Melbourne Business Awards, now in their 23rd year.


Telstra Business Centre in Mentone - Fibre Briefing Breakfast

A lot of businesses in the Braeside area are suffering with unreliable Broadband over copper. Telstra is offering drastically reduced pricing for new Telstra Fibre connections that are capable of amazing and consistent speed.

Telstra Business Centre in Mentone are holding a Fibre Briefing Breakfast, on Friday morning 11th December at 2 Nepean Hwy Mentone.


Toymaker takes out top regional business award

Cheltenham toymaker Moose Toys has taken out the Melbourne Business Awards’ Business of the Year title, adding to its long list of achievements as a local manufacturer making a big mark on a global level.


New award category to recognise & reward the expanding service business sector

The continuing shift in focus from Australia’s manufacturing heritage to an expanding service-based business economy will be reflected in the introduction of a new Melbourne Business Awards category in 2016.

Topics: awards,  business awards,  service award,  business networking,  business events


Business & Sport Luncheon

Hear from one of Australia’s most successful Test Cricket captains and AVJennings Ambassador Steve Waugh AO, as he explains his transition into the business and philanthropic world and how his team first sporting philosophies have carried through to his life now and his work with the Steve Waugh Foundation.


The manufacturing sector’s night of nights, the


The manufacturing sector’s night of nights, the 2016 Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Gala Dinner is a celebration of manufacturing excellence, as we recognise this year’s award winning individuals and companies.

Enjoy fine food and wine and spectacular entertainment as you network with your industry peers and celebrate excellence in manufacturing with your clients, staff and suppliers.

Date: Thursday, 9 June 2016


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