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Ask and you shall receive; Seek and you shall find.

Our July Guest Speaker Mr Mark Carrazzo shares with us a top tip for your business...

Referrals are the fastest way to grow a business, and the best way to increase referrals is to – wait for it – ask for them.

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Changes to Superannuation Announced – Brief Summary

The Federal Government have released details of the changes they intend to make to the superannuation industry – how it is taxed and how the assets are managed.

The changes are aimed at the larger funds and higher earning retirees.

The implications of these changes are yet to be fully analysed but we have set out below a brief summary of our understanding of the changes and what they mean.

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Final nominees announced for our annual Business of the Year award

Commercial divers accustomed to scuba-diving in vats of liquid cheese and a business that boasts its work on earth can be seen from space will join six other nominees vying for the Melbourne Business Awards’ 2013 Business of the Year title....

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Sales trends you need to know to build a successfukl business

Guest Speaker: Bernadette McClelland

Presenting........ SALES TRENDS YOU NEED TO KNOW to BUILD A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS!

Imagine that your competitors were to thrive, survive or nose dive based on the quality and calibre of YOUR sales approach – not theirs! Wouldn’t you want to do more than chase the competition? Wouldn’t you want to create it?

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Hiring the ‘relos’ - how to make it work

In SMEs, hiring family and friends is a pretty common occurrence and there is certainly nothing wrong with it; after all, why else did you start this business if not to make it your own, and have more control over those types of decisions? And if your wife/daughter/Uncle John is the best person for the job, it can be great for your business.  In theory............

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From King to Kingston – MLK’s presentation skills tips for local business leaders

This year marks 50 years since one of the most iconic public speeches ever delivered.

Since August 28, 1963, when Martin Luther King gave his ‘I Have A Dream” speech at a rally in Washington, the American civil rights leader has been held up as the pre-eminent example of how to speak or present in public, in any context and from a content as well as presenting style perspective. 

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Bentleigh Sunday Market celebrates 35 years of community service

The Bentleigh Sunday Market is a community project run by the Rotary Club of Bentleigh Moorabbin Central with help from the Rotary Club of Moorleigh Moorabbin. Since 1977, over $2 million has been raised to support local charities and Rotary Projects.

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Holmesglen Short Courses - VET Australia

In October 2012, VET Australia approached Holmesglen Short Courses with a fresh and exciting initiative that would help Holmesglen expand its short course offerings to a new audience and provide employee benefits to one of Australia’s most trusted and well known brands, The National Bank of Australia (NAB)

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Confidence tricks to presenting with success

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld once joked about a survey that ranked the fear of public speaking higher in most people's minds than the fear of death. “In other words,” he deadpanned, “at a funeral, the average person would rather be in the casket than giving the eulogy."

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2012 Foundation Award Winner

Congratulations to the 2012 "Foundation Award" Winner

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Marriott Support Services, a non-profit charity, places great emphasis on its work with young people, promoting school based apprenticeships, and being an active partner in the Ticket to Work initiative which was a finalist in the 2012 State Education Awards for Excellence

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Specialty Group named 'Business of the Year'

A future where roofing materials will generate solar energy without the need for add-on PV panels has helped The Specialty Group clinch the Melbourne Business Awards’ ‘Business of the Year’ title.

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Holmesglen Grow Your Business Program

Interactive, Result Driven Programs

Three Business Programs -Performance Group Training, Branding Masterclass & Key Account Management. All programs ideally suited to business owners, CEO, CFO or Senior Decision Makers. 

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Take your Business Online with Australia Post

Keen to get your business online or expand your eCommerce operation, but not sure what to do next? Australia Post is offering local businesses some practical expert advice, with a free eCommerce session in your local area.

E-commerce offers a host of opportunities for businesses who are looking to expand, or who are ready to take the next step and get their business online. Australia Post and Google have teamed up to help, with a free eCommerce session to be hosted with the Kingston Council’s business team.

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3 Key Ideas to Help Business Leaders Succeed in 2013

1. ‘Change’ is the new normal for businesses 

2. Leadership is about behaviour, not attributes

3. Leveraging your team to implement change effectively

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Illuminating innovation that’s visible from space!

If there’s one local business success measure that matters, it’s being able to see your life’s work on earth – from space. Such is one badge of honour proudly worn by Bernard Evans, Managing Director of Cheltenham-based Grassports Australia.

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Q&A with The Specialty Group

We recently had the opportunity to jump inside the mind of Daniel Leipnik CEO of The Specialty Group, our 2012 Business of the Year award winner. In a brief Q&A Daniel shares with us some business secrets.

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Holmesglen Institute - Graduate Employment Service

Holmesglen Institute - Graduate Employment Service

The Graduate Employment Service is, offering employers a range of free professional recruitment solutions.

http://www.holmesglen.edu.au/services/graduate_employment

 

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Holmesglen Short Courses in partnership with NAB

In October 2012, VET Australia approached Holmesglen Short Courses with a fresh and exciting initiative that would help Holmesglen expand its short course offerings to a new audience and provide employee benefits to one of Australia’s most trusted and well known brands, The National Bank of Australia (NAB)

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FleetPartners Members Only - Introductory Offer

We know that a Novated Lease is the most cost effective way for you and your employees to drive the car that they want and to save on average $2,200* every year in the process. But to sweeten the deal as part of our proud sponsorship of the MBA if before 30 June you sign up your organisation to offer...........  

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