Thank you for joining us at Queensland Small Business Week 2018

Thank you for joining our online events at the Queensland Small Business Week 2018!

Queensland Small Business Week 2018 (QSBW 2018) celebrated the vital contribution small business makes to Queensland's vibrant economy with over 160 events being held around the state, supported by more than 6000 participants.

As part of this event, the team at Your Business Momentum hosted three 30-minute webinar series to give small business owners the opportunity to gain helpful insights and learn new techniques for growing and improving their business.

See below to watch or download the webinar recordings and slides presentations from last week’s sessions.

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Cultivate an independent team with these easy to implement tips

When you think about your current team, what words come to mind? Are they proactive, resourceful and assured? Or are they ambivalent, meek and needy?  

The success of any business relies heavily on the ability of its employees to work confidently and independently. So how do you, as a manager, promote these positive attributes within your team? 

Here are six tips you can use to cultivate a team of independent employees who will strengthen your business while achieving set tasks, goals and targets.

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How A Healthy Organisational Culture Can Result in Increased Profits

An organisational culture gradually develops over time and it is vitally important to the success of your business. As it is developing employees and business owners learn what is working and what is not. If a company sticks to a culture that once helped them prosper but is now outdated, they may have to face not-so-positive consequences. Doing what has ‘always been done’ is not a good idea in today’s fast-paced business world; it simply kills innovation causing the organisation to stagnate. When earnings go down and the company faces problems, managers often concentrate their efforts on the upper-level problems and not the deeply rooted cultural dilemmas.

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Local media shows its support for local authors

Business owners Troy Parsons (Podiatry Hive) and Greg Gunther (Your Business Momentum) each have quite a story to tell. From hitting rock bottom, both personally and professionally, to building themselves back up while forming a genuine friendship, Troy and Greg have experienced dire situations that many people often find themselves in. They knew their experiences, lesson learned, and stories could help and inspire others, so they collaborated and wrote, Feet First.

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Q&A: How to Get Your Business to Run Without You

Sometimes running your own business can be a little overwhelming. Your business is growing and you're taking on new team members, new clients, and sometimes expanding to new locations! With little training and experience, it can be hard to see the potential for your business to be more than what it already is.

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Invest in your team to see your business thrive

The success of your business depends on many factors. Undoubtedly the number one is the people you choose for your team. Without a strong, motivated and passionate team you will find your business limited. It’s important to recognise that your team is made of individuals who have all been shaped by their own circumstances and life experiences. An often-overlooked role of a leader is taking the time to invest in their people, understand their strengths and weaknesses, and help them develop their skills.

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Mastering Effective Delegation

Getting your business to run without you

The every day grind of running a business can seem to takeover your time, consequently you can sometimes find yourself working more in your business than on it. While this might help your business grow, it leaves little room for improving your business so it can go beyond what you may have first imagined! Our upcoming Q&A webinar is targeted at helping you become a more efficent and effective leader so that your business can not only function, but thrive! If this sounds appealing and you want to take your team and your business to the next level, this webinar is for you. 

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Writing Feet First: Interview with Ocean Reeve

Greg and Troy recently had the opportunity to discuss their debut book, Feet First, on The Creative Corner with Ocean Reeve. Watch the interview below to find out more about the book, what inspired Greg & Troy to share their stories, and some of the lessons learned and insights gained throughout the process of creating Feet First.  

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