Taking Your Business Online - What you need to know

9 Oct 2019 9:30am

WORKSHOP SERIES – Workshop 4 of 4

This workshop is the fourth of a series of four.  You can book workshops individually, or book and pay for all four workshops to receive them at the discounted price of $60.


Book for this workshop at the bottom of this page.


Get yourself ready to launch your business online at this essential digital workshop that goes right back to basics to build a complete picture of the opportunities ahead.

Learn how to make informed choices about websites and social media, get across search engines and online advertising, size up the benefits each offers your business and know where to access the right tools to begin.

Take the guess work out of launching yourself online and empower yourself to bring digital thinking into all aspects of your business.

Whether you’re a bricks and mortar business or still at the drawing board, this workshop led by a digital expert with real-world small business experience spans the complete digital landscape.

Build your understanding of online advertising, search engines, websites, blogs and social media through practical exercises and real-life examples, then learn how to bring them all together into an effective online strategy that matches your objectives.

Learn from the success stories of those who’ve trod the same path before you and find out why others have failed.

Get yourself on top of technical requirements, what hardware and software you’ll need and what to ask for. Get help to decide whether to DIY or outsource and why you should get onboard the cloud. Find out how to manage digital risk, privacy and cyber security. 

Feel better informed and ready-prepared to bring your business online, at this essential Small Business Victoria workshop, one of many that have helped businesses in Victoria get started for over 10 years.


Learn how to:

  • Operate in the digital landscape
  • Choose the technology you’ll need to do it
  • Decide on a website and why you need one
  • Get more from email
  • Make the most of social media
  • Manage risk, privacy and cybersecurity
  • Build your own action plan of next steps
  • Access tools, templates, support and resources in future


Your Presenter: Trent Rebeiro – The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VECCI)

For more than ten years Trent has worked in the IT industry specialising in the areas of digital marketing and strategy. 

As part of VECCI’s Digital Enterprise Program, Trent co-designed and delivered workshops across seven key digital topics and consulted to over 200 small to medium-sized businesses face-to-face workshops.  Trent is also a speaker at various business events and related career seminars. 


Date:   Wednesday, 9 October 2019
Time:   9.30am - 11.30am
Venue:  Room 2, Knox City Council, 511 Burwood Highway, Wantirna South
Cost:   $20

*Please bring your fully-charged laptop/electronic device with you so you can refer to the online workbook in the workshop.

Please note:  FULL PAYMENT is required prior to the commencement of the session.  If payment is not received 48 hours prior to the session your place may be given to someone on the waiting list.  48 Hours notice of cancellation is required to obtain a refund.

Knox City Council