Workshops & Mentoring Services

Engage with these workshops and resources to grow your business

Digital Marketing Essentials

This accessible digital marketing workshop will give you the skills, tools and practical advice you need to create and execute an effective marketing strategy. 

Wed, 27 January 2021

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM AEDT

Facebook for Small Business Simplified

Learn how to use Facebook to reach a targeted audience, build brand loyalty, increase your web traffic, and expose your business to potential customers and clients.

Thu, 28 January 2021

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM AEDT

Boost Business with Facebook Advertising

Register for this online workshop to learn how to build custom audiences for your small business using Facebook advertising.

Tue, 2 February 2021

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM AEDT

Social Media Marketing 101

Learn which social media platforms are best for finding your target audience, the intricacies of each channel for business, and how to increase brand loyalty and boost web traffic.

Wed, 3 February 2021

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM AEDT

Simple Steps to Build a Website

This workshop will guide you through a digital strategy and details for creating a basic WordPress website.

Thu, 4 February 2021

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM AEDT

Get Found on Google with SEO

Register for this online workshop to learn how to use SEO to improve your website’s search ranking and increase traffic for your small business. 

Tue, 9 February 2021

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM AEDT

Create Email Campaigns with Mailchimp

Develop strategies that align with your business goals. Improve customer loyalty and market share. Send content that consumers value. You can take advantage of email marketing to encourage online sales, traffic to your online store, and authentic customer recommendations. 

Wed, 10 February 2021

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM AEDT

Small Business Bus

Whether you’re planning, starting or growing your business, the Victorian Government’s Small Business Bus can help you to develop your business ideas and capabilities.

Delivered by experts from the Small Business Mentoring Service (SBMS), the on board mentoring sessions can help you to identify a clear direction for your business, discuss key issues and priorities, and develop an action plan to achieve your goals.

When: 26th April 2021

Where: In front of the NAB

Business Resilience Workshops

The Business Resilience program is specifically designed to assist small businesses suffering the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. Support includes free access to virtual mentoring, online workshops, and resources.

Small Business Mentoring Service Clinics

Remote mentoring sessions (telephone, Skype etc.) are being offered to clients during the Coronavirus pandemic. This free program is available to all Southern Grampians Businesses

Upskill My Business

Upskill My Business connects you to short courses, online events and resources from the state’s top education providers and industry experts. Courses on offer can help you regain ground to find more customers, better manage cash flow or just prepare for new market conditions.