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October 2007 Business Skills Improvement Program

Cash and Profits are not the same. Profits are earned after all expenses are paid whereas cash is the money kept in the cash register or bank accounts. It is money you use to pay bills, wages, taxes and other expenses. How you manage this cash is critical to the success or failure of your business. Cash management is a necessary tool through which the proper balance between a healthy cash position and maximum profits can be achieved.
10 October 6.00pm to 9.00pm
A workshop for those who have knowledge of relevant financial terms and reports, that will demonstrate the importance of managing the cash flow in your business and show you how to prepare a cash flow forecast and plan and document a credit policy for your business.
Venue: State Development Centre, Cardno Centre, 9 Maud Street, Maroochydore
Cost: $33.00 (incl GST & refreshments)
17 October 6.00pm to 9.00pm
The workshop will focus on how easy it can be to develop and implement a safety management system in your workplace. The workshop will be practical, allowing participants the opportunity to provide input and discuss safety issues present in their business.
Venue: State Development Centre, Cardno Centre, 9 Maud Street, Maroochydore
To register, please call Workplace Health and Safety on 1300 369 915.
22 October 9.00am to 12.00pm
Are you looking to grow your business? Export could be the answer! This is an information session for key decision makers in small and medium sized enterprises who are considering making export part of their business and would like to learn more about what is required to become a successful exporter.'
Venue: State Development Centre, Cardno Centre, 9 Maud Street, Maroochydore
24 October 5.30pm to 8.30pm
Business speed dating continues on the Sunshine Coast with the second B2B networking event.  Attendees provide a short overview of their products and services in a speed dating format. Hot 91's popular show presenter, Bilko, will be the perfect matchmaker for the evening as the master of ceremonies, and will be supported by professional facilitators.
Venue: Lake Kawana Community Centre, Sportmans Parade, Bokarina
Call 07 5493 6211 to book or register
Cost: $20.00 (incl GST & refreshments)
30 October 9.00am to 12.00pm
Marketing is one major component to a successful business. The most effective promotions are the ones which are based on sound logic and common sense. In this workshop, you will learn how to apply the principles involved in producing effective promotional campaigns.
Hinterland Business Centre, 38A Coral Street, Maleny
Cost: $33.00 (incl GST & refreshments)
31 October 6.00pm to 9.00pm
Take the opportunity to learn why so many businesses are using eMarketing as part of their sales and marketing process. Find out how simple it is to use the net and yet how effective it is when you can track the response to your campaigns. You will leave this seminar with a clear idea of how to put emarketing strategies in place including the content for your first newsletter.
Venue: Ivory Palms, 73 Hilton Terrace, Noosaville
Cost: $33.00 (incl GST & refreshments)
To register, please contact: Department of State Development
Tel: 5437 1300  E-mail:
Fax: 5437 1310 Post: PO Box 3942, Caloundra DC Qld 4551

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