BUSINESS STUDIO LUNCH BOX FORUM: GROWING YOUR PASSION AND PURPOSE INTO A BUSINESS

Date: Wednesday 11 April 2018 Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm Where: Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland Growing your passion and purpose into a business “I wanted a Gucci style handbag with a Thank You Water story. You know, something that was gorgeous, good quality and luxurious, but also ethically made. I also wanted the brand I … Read more

Online marketing for offline businesses, five reasons all businesses need a digital marketing strategy

The online domain is growing faster than many businesses can keep up with. ‘Posting’ is now considered a verb meaning to upload online content rather than the sending of old-fashioned snail mail. And the age-old tradition of reading a newspaper over a bowl of cornflakes has been replaced with scrolling through social media feeds upon … Read more

Business Studio lunch box forum: next steps for a start-up

Date: Wednesday 28 March 2018 Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm Where:  Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland In this session David took us through some crucial steps for a start-up: identifying a problem, business structuring, pitching, creating a product, looking at the positive influence you can make through partnerships, funding and profile. David Smith is the … Read more

BUSINESS STUDIO LUNCHBOX FORUM: NEXT STEP FOR A START-UP

Date: Wednesday 28 March 2018 Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm Where:  Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland Next step for a start-up In this session David discussed some crucial steps for a start-up: identifying a problem, business structuring, pitching, creating a product, looking at the positive influence you can make through partnerships, funding and profile. David … Read more

Business Studio lunch box forum: How State Library can help you get ahead

Date: Wednesday 28 February 2018 Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm Where:  Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland Did you know you can gather competitive intelligence and market research data using SLQ’s resources? In this session learn tips and inside information to help grow your business. This lunchbox forum was presented by librarians Will Wood and Jovena … Read more

Entrepreneurs! How to stand out in your niche and define your USP to make your startup a success.

What makes your business unique? It’s one of the first questions your customers need an answer to before they commit to your product. And, surprisingly, it’s also the question that has too many startup owners shaking their heads in confusion. Your USP is your unique selling proposition. You might also hear it referred to as … Read more

Business Studio lunch box forum: creating culture within your business

Date: Wednesday 22 November 2017 Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm Where:  Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland You started out on your own and now your business is growing. How do you ensure you create a culture within your business that represents your values? Shainiel Deo, CEO of Halfbrick talks through his experience of this: the challenges of … Read more