CSU Professional Development Workshop Series
Improve your professional knowledge in a collaborative environment. We have partnered with CSU and designed a series of interactive and engaging workshops that cover different areas of business.
Limited tickets are available for each workshop so book early!
About: Are you always busy working in the business but not making real progress?
If you can relate to any of the above scenarios, this workshop is for you.
Do you have a business plan? How often do you re-visit the plan to evaluate the strategies you are using to meet plan?
Do you make financial plans to ensure your business expands, makes a profit and meets your personal financial goals?
Is cash flow a constant issue?
'Many people fail in life, not for lack of ability or brains or even courage, but simply
because they have never organised their energies around a goal'. - Elbert Hubbard
This session will cover Business Planning:
Bring to the workshop - A clearly defined idea of what you want to achieve and an idea of how
Goal setting, how to create a plan to achieve goals and how to implement the plan
Business planning as a living document
Creating SMART goals to keep yourself accountable
When and what to measure in terms of meeting business goals
Developing short, medium, and long terms plans using SMART goals
Budgeting and evaluating against budgets
much time you can devote to your business each week.
About the presenter: Marja Collins is a Lecturer in Accounting at CSU in Port Macquarie. In a
past life she spent years assisting small businesses learn how to meet their business obligations
and therefore understands the many tasks small business owners are constantly juggling. Marja
has three children and three grandchildren and works in the family businesses as well as teaching.
||Charles Sturt University Campus
||Thursday 2nd August 2018