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Have YOUR say

16 Apr
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If you would like the Government to hear what YOU think about help for small business then here’s your chance to have YOUR say… This survey is being conducted to get a better understanding of HOW small business owners can get better assistance and to assist with developing the policy framework for small business going […]

National Survey

18 Mar
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TSBI is proudly supporting a National Survey being conducted by Service Crowd that’s been designed to discover what matters most to small to medium business (SMB) owners by asking them about issues such regulations, ease of hiring new staff, licensing and environmental requirements. TSBI believes this survey provides a strong opportunity for the SMB community to […]

TSBI Upgrade

18 Mar
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Just a quick update to let you know the TSBI Upgrade of our membership offering and website is well under way and on track for launch in April – some of the new member benefits include… 2 – 3 hours of business advice, a Q & A Forum with responses from SBMS Business Mentors and the TSBI business […]

Networking Event – Croydon Victoria

11 Mar
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WOMM Networking Event Come and network with up to 100 local business people – great fun, contacts and maybe even some new business! Investment $35pp includes finger food, cash bar available Meet for 5.30pm, 6pm start, 8.30pm finish What you will need to bring: 100 business cards and a pen TO REGISTER click on the following link www.eventbrite.com.au/e/eastern-speed-network-tickets-15968822177 TSBI […]

Build YOUR business at the Business Marketplace

11 Mar
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We’ve been there before and we’re going again to the Business Marketplace. Many ask what’s the value of this expo, networking and learning opportunity – we have to say it’s great but don’t take our word for it check out the video and listen to the enthusiasm of the people connected to the Business Marketplace […]

TSBI upgrade – We’re having a face-lift

11 Mar
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That’s right we’re having a face-lift – in other words, we’re undergoing a MAJOR TSBI upgrade. Over the last 12 months we’ve been working hard behind the scenes to better understand what our Members require, what Members would like to receive from a support organisation like TSBI and for ideas about what Members would value from their […]

Congratulations Bruce Hall

28 Jan
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The TSBI Board offer their warmest CONGRATULATIONS to fellow Director Bruce Hall FSBI for his well deserved recognition of selfless service to small businesses in the 2015 Australia Day Awards. Bruce was presented with a Menzies Community Australia Day Award at a ceremony held at the City of Manningham.

can you help us?

27 Jan
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Whilst we don’t often conduct surveys at TSBI, this is one of those special occasions where we could honestly do with some help and are happy to give you a chance to WIN 1 of 4 business training programs valued at $1225 each. Most of you would have heard about Business Hubs or Business Incubators […]

Happy New Year Members

27 Jan
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Hi everyone, seems a little belated wishing everyone a Happy New Year with the month almost gone BUT as it’s our first correspondence for 2015 it would be remiss NOT to. We sincerely trust your 2015 is starting off as well as ours at TSBI – here’s a couple of milestones we’ve achieved since January […]

Are U Ready

22 Oct
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As we head into summer many people and business owners are starting their preparation for the possibility of bushfires and other natural disasters. But it’s not JUST natural disaster that can bring a business to it’s knees as is appropriately explained in the 2014 Resilient Australia Award winning book Are U Ready surviving small business disaster […]

LAST chance for tickets

22 Oct
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This is your LAST chance to meet 100+ businesses at one venue for only $49 in our 2 for 1 offer That’s right – if you’re in Melbourne on Wednesday October 29 you can’t afford to miss the Business Marketplace Expo where you will meet 100+ businesses offering products and services ALL small business owners […]