|Lockdown Ending - 21 October 2021|
|Mandatory Workplace Vaccinations Webinar|
This is your opportunity to hear experts from the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry explain the legal requirements of mandatory vaccinations and their implications for businesses.
The session will cover:
If you are attending this webinar and have a specific question about the mandatory vaccinations in your workplace please email us prior to the day at email@example.com
Information for industry and workers required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 - Click here
Information about COVID-19 vaccine rollout and safety in languages other than English - Click here
|Meet the COVID Business Support Officers|
The COVID Business Support Officers also have a range of information on free business support to help you get through this difficult trading period and beyond.
For assistance with your COVIDSafe plan or to connect to free expert business advice, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Sidewalk Cafe/Outdoor Dining|
If your business is considering setting up outdoor dining on the footpath, then apply for a sidewalk cafe permit here.
|Top ways nbn can help turbo charge your business|
This free event will help you cope with the digital demands of now and prepare you for the the next digital revolution by helping help you identify and understand your connectivity needs and options to better manage your business operations.
|Local Jobs For Local People Program|
Brimbank has launched the Local Jobs for Local People program, to increase employment of local jobseekers by Brimbank businesses.
This program provides a structure and plan for Council to support local job outcomes.
Council will be consulting with with local businesses to understand their employment requirements, and working with education, training providers and employment agencies, to develop and improve local employment pathways.
To find out more contact Meyvan Hettige, Senior Economic Development Officer, at email@example.com
|Got News to Share? Brimbank News Online|
Brimbank News Online is a Council initiative to provide a free online platform for sharing news about the local community.
Local groups, individuals and organisations connected to Brimbank are welcome to submit information for consideration.
Brimbank News Online are looking to publish:
To submit a story for consideration, click here.
|Free Infection Control Training|
Customer-facing workers can access free, short, nationally-accredited infection control training through VU Polytechnic, to help identify and manage the risk of COVID infections.
The free training is for workers engaged in direct customer interactions across retail, hospitality and transport and logistics sectors.
For further information click here.
|Brimbank.Localised Virtual Meetup|
Join us on Friday 5 November, 9.30-10.30am
During lockdown, meeting face to face is not possible. However it's never been more important to reach out and connect with people.
Brimbank.Localised Free Meetups are a great way to connect with other local businesses and introduce yourself; you can share what you do and what your business is all about - and all from the comfort of your home or workplace.
|Brimbank Local Business Survey|
Brimbank’s Economic Development Unit seek your views on how the COVID pandemic is impacting Brimbank businesses.
The survey results will inform the development of COVID support and other advocacy; Council’s business development and support programs; the preparation and implementation of economic development strategies and programs; as well as promotional initiatives.
The individual answers you provide remain confidential.
|Free Business Skill Builders|
Learn new skills to build your business:
20th - Strategies to Advance your Online Business- Register here
25th - Introduction to Business Records - Register here
28th - Creating Great Content for Social Media - Register here
3rd - Using MailChimp for Online Marketing - Register here
8th - Practical 8 Step Digital Marketing Plan - Register here
24th - Tender Processes and Business Plan Guidance - Register here
Develop your business skills and strengthen your business - for further information click here
Small Business Victoria
A series of free interactive webinars to improve business success - for further information click
Digital Solutions – Australian Small Business Advisory Services - Make the most of digital tools and get advice specific to your business needs. For further information click here
ATO: Support for Small Business Webinar
A series of free interactive online webinars where you can ask experienced tax specialists questions - register here
|Financial Support for Business|
|COVID Business Requirements and Links|
Make sure you’re adhering to the current COVID restrictions
|Brimbank Business Link Facebook|
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