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13 MAY - 24 MAY 2024

Learn / Connect / Innovate / Grow

Welcome to the Business Big ideas Festival. It’s a FREE two-week festival filled with workshops, talks and networking opportunities for businesses in Greater Shepparton.

Whether you’re an established business or a start-up, a sole trader, an entrepreneur or a business looking to diversify and grow, there’s something here for you.

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Build a Big Life from Small Business - Guest Speaker Olivia Carr, author of Self Made

13 May 2024

Shepparton

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Wellbeing Resilience for Small Business Owners

14 May 2024

Mooroopna

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Podcast your Business

14 May 2024

Shepparton

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GSBN - Networking Event

14 May 2024

Tatura

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Photography to Boost Business Branding (Head Shots)

15 May 2024

Shepparton

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Guest Speaker Jenn Donavan – Author of Small Town, Big Impact

16 May 2024

Murchison

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The Entrepreneur’s Mindset

16 May 2024

Murchison

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Visual Shop Front Merchandising

20 May 2024

Shepparton

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How to Set Up a Website

20 May 2024

Mooroopna

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Small Business Branding: Set Yourself Apart and Create Customers for Life

21 May 2024

Shepparton

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Cyber Security for Small Business

21 May 2024

Shepparton

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Business and Financial Management - 1:1 mentoring

22 May 2024

Mooroopna

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How to Start a Social Enterprise

22 May 2024

Tatura

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Online Marketing Made Easy with Artificial Intelligence

22 May 2024

Shepparton

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Confidence on Camera

22 May 2024

Shepparton

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How to Get the Most out of Your Canva Account

23 May 2024

Shepparton

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Our aim is to bring businesses together, spark new ideas and help businesses grow through learning and support. We want to inspire and empower you to overcome challenges and thrive in today’s ever-changing world, and are committed to providing you with tools, information and resources.

Here’s what you can expect at the 2024 Business Big ideas Festival:

  • Skills Boost: Improve your business skills through hands-on workshops and interactive sessions.
  • Wellbeing Matters: Take care of yourself and your staff with sessions focused on mental health awareness and self-care strategies.
  • Sustainability Strategies: Learn how to make your business more sustainable and resilient, in the event of disruption and uncertain times.
  • Innovation and Inspiration: Get inspired by ground-breaking ideas and industry leaders, and explore innovative approaches to business.
  • Diversification: Discover the power of diversifying your products or services to meeting the changing needs of your customers.
  • Embracing Technology: Stay ahead of the game by adopting and integrating cutting-edge technology into your business.
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Equipping You for Success

It's not just about ideas; it's about action.

Take time out of your business to work on your business!

Greater Shepparton City Council, in partnership with the Greater Shepparton Business Network and Council's Resilience in Recovery program, proudly presents the Business Big Ideas Festival 2024.

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The 2024 Business Big Ideas Festival is supported by the Victorian and Australian Governments.

STAY TUNED FOR THE FULL PROGRAM OF FREE EVENTS AND OPENING OF REGISTRATIONS!

Email enquiries to: greatthings@shepparton.vic.gov.au