Our friends at Flying Solo, part of the Pinstripe Media network, have partnered with the NSW Government’s Business Connect program to help business owners get going and grow.
In a series of podcasts and an interactive community webinar, Business Connect and Flying Solo are bringing business owners the expert tips and essential strategies, tools and ideas they need to succeed.
Flying Solo sat down with Startup Daily founder Mat Beeche and editor Gina Baldassarre to chat about the growth of the Australian startup ecosystem and what early stage startups should know as they get set to launch and grow – you can find them among the podcasts below:
Podcast: Mindset Essentials – How to avoid being disrupted by disruption!
Technological change and rapid innovation present both a huge opportunity and a challenge for us all. TV host, business commentator and entrepreneur, David Koch, shares his knowledge and insights to help boost resilience and embrace change. Kochie will share some of his personal strategies and discusses the impact of disruptive innovations.
Podcast: Startup Essentials – Let’s get this party started!
Editor of Startup Daily – Australia’s leading startup publication – Gina Baldassarre explores the fundamentals you need to get right when launching your own venture. From defining your target market and choosing a business name, through to setting up online and business registration basics. As you’ll hear, setting solid foundations is at the core of long term success.
Podcast: Growth Essentials – Marketing on a shoestring
It’s no coincidence that Mat Beeche’s first publishing business was Shoestring Startups. Today he looks after Strategic Partnerships at Pinstripe Media. Mat reveals the sales and marketing strategies he has used to win new customers, get media attention and grow businesses. Strap yourself in, Mat’s energy is infectious!
Podcast: Workstyle Essentials – Confessions of a barefoot business owner
Flying SoloCommunity Editor, Lucy Kippist debunks some of the myths of running a small business and discusses treacherous traps to avoid. Drawing on expert advice and community commentary, she’ll delve into all corners of a small business from distraction and focus, to work/life family balance and and developing a ‘portfolio’ business.
Podcast: Digital Essentials – Crushing it online!
Digital marketing expert, Dave Chaffey, Managing Director of KBB Digital and respected technology commentator, shares clear and actionable advice to help you get more bang for your buck when it comes to digital marketing. David gives us an overview of emerging technology trends and shares his top 3 tips to supercharge your results.
You can also listen to the podcasts on iTunes.
Bringing together their best advice on getting started, finding clients, digital marketing and staying motivated, in this webinar Flying Solo Founder, Robert Gerrish and Editor, Peter Crocker, will help you create your essential plan for the year ahead. Answering your questions along the way, this live session will draw on advice from the Flying Solo community, showcase success stories and learnings from the Business Connect program, and walk through the many events, resources and one-to-one resources available to help your business start and grow.
This series is proudly brought to you by the NSW Government’s Business Connect program. Business Connect is a quality, personalised business advisory service, funded by the NSW Government, that supports small-to-medium businesses start or grow successfully.
For more information, visit industry.nsw.gov.au/businessconnect