Business Studio lunch box forum: scaling a home–based business

19 July | D McMahon Date: Wednesday 18 July 2018 Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm Where:  Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland Scaling a home–based business from markets to distributors From humble beginnings in her home kitchen, the late Roza Robertson pioneered the gourmet sauce industry in Queensland and established a bona fide Brisbane institution — Roza’s … Read more

Business Studio LunchBox Forum : Social enterprise and design thinking …turning problems into opportunities

10 May 2018 | David McMahon Date: Wednesday 9 May 2018 Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm Where:  Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland Social enterprise and design thinking…turning problems into opportunities Tom Allen is a design strategist, social entrepreneur and educator passionate about empowering people to create positive futures. Tom will share global insights into design … Read more

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