One of the many valuable supports Campaspe Shire Council offers the local business community is a series of business skills workshops and seminars for business owners, managers and staff.

Relevant training can improve skills, increase knowledge and make your business more efficient. It can also motivate staff to do the best job possible for your enterprise.

The workshops and seminars offered by council have been heavily subsidised and offer significant value. This kind of training should be seen as an investment in growing your business to its full potential.

Upcoming workshops and seminars:

Finance fundamentals: How to keep cash flowing

Thursday, 5 September 7.30 – 9.30am
Campaspe Shire Function Room (next to law courts)
2 Heygarth Street, Echuca
Register here $20 https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/finance-fundamentals-how-to-keep-cash-flowing-tickets-64346108944

Even a profitable business can have issues with cash flow. In fact, running out of money is a sure way for a profitable business to fail. Don't let that happen to you!

Learn to identify what’s driving your own cash flow and what you can do to keep cash pumping into the parts of your business that need it most.

Get on top of the fundamentals, including the difference between profit and cash, the role of marketing and how the working capital cycle can impact your business.

Learn how to manage stock, suppliers and debtors and how to prepare a cash flow forecast so you can avoid a crisis before it hits. 

Delivered by a small business financial expert and packed with practical tips and techniques you can apply straight away, this workshop includes a free one-on-one mentoring session to make sure you get it right.

Ensure the life blood of your business never stops pumping at this essential Small Business Victoria workshop, one of many that have helped businesses in Victoria get started for more than 10 years.

Learn how to:
• Tell the difference between profit and cash
• Understand the working capital cycle 
• Improve customer collections
• Manage stock
• Manage suppliers
• Manage debtors
• Avoid a cash flow crisis
• Prepare a cash flow forecast
• Access tools, templates, support and resources in future.

Employer Essentials for small business

Do you have employees, or are you thinking of employing workers? Understand your tax and super obligations as an employer.

Wednesday, 11 September. 5.30 to 7pm
Campaspe Shire Function Room (next to the law Courts)
2 Heygarth Street Echuca
Register here for this FREE workshop https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/employer-essentials-for-small-business-echuca-vic-tickets-58690134773

These popular training sessions are heavily subsidised and are outstanding value. Book online to ensure your place now. 

For more information, contact Stacey Fraser, Business Support Officer on 5481 2824 or s.fraser@campaspe.vic.gov.au