Events Guide: July 2018

We're on our way into the second half of the year already! It's a time to reflect and reset some goals that may have faded into the background (or the busy). These events are sure to re-inspire you for the rest of the year ahead. From managing finances and authentic networking to mindfulness by ukelele (yes that tiny musical instrument), there's bound to be something to push your boundaries in July. Enjoy!

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MELBOURNE

Work-Shop.com.au: Understanding the Self
Thursday 5 July, 6:30-8:30pm | Tickets $40-$50
Who are you? What makes you you? Formal education covers many things, but understanding the self is not one of them. This workshop is about self-awareness, understanding yourself in different contexts and consciously choosing the direction your life will take. We’ll cover topics such as self-image, self-esteem and nature versus nurture, combining basic concepts of self-understanding with practical exercises, games and discussions. Discover who you are here. 

The Founder Talks with Emma Issacs
Tuesday 12 July, 6pm - 8pm | Tickets $109
Business Chicks introduce a new events series that will get you up close and personal with the people who are deep in the trenches and willing to share the highs and lows of what it really takes to become successful. To celebrate this new series, they're kicking off with our very own founder and global CEO, Emma Isaacs. As a newly published author, mother to five kids, and the driving force behind Business Chicks, the only level Emma Isaacs lives on is BIG. Learn how she does it here. 

Academy Xi: Launch Into Service Design
Saturday 21 July, 10am-5pm | Tickets $100
Thoughtfully-created experiences and relationships are paramount to making your service user-friendly, competitive, and relevant. Service Design is the practice of planning and organising people, communications, and material infrastructure of a service – with a focus that stays at the heart of the offering: your customers. Take on the dynamic world of Service Design!

Work-Shop.com.au: The Art of Authentic Networking
Tuesday 31 July, 6:30-8:30pm | Tickets $30-$40
Does the idea of networking scare the pants off you? Exchanging business cards with a sterile, “What do you do?” is outdated, awkward and forgettable. But human connection is an overwhelmingly powerful tool for career progression and building confidence. Learn how to outgrow your comfort zone here

Academy Xi: Launch Into Growth Marketing
Saturday 28 July, 10am-5pm | Tickets $100
The most efficient way to evolve your current business, idea, or offering is to start with Growth Marketing. Luckily, Academy Xi has the perfect one-day intensive bootcamp to launch you into your new growth trajectory!  Learn more about it here

 

SYDNEY

General Assembly: Hubspot Presents - How to Build a Winning Content Strategy in 2018
Tuesday 3 July, 6pm - 8pm |  Regular Tickets FREE
How we consume content has changed over the years, yet most businesses aren't adapting their content strategy to reflect this. Join this event for a masterclass with Hubspot and learn how you should be thinking about content creation to be successful in 2018 and beyond. Book your seat here

Work-Shop.com.au: Get Your Financial Sh*t Together
Tuesday 3 July, 6:30pm - 8pm |  Tickets $50
Do you want to make this the year you get your adult on and start being smart with money? This class will put you in control and help you start making smarter money choices so you can grow your income, savings and investments and start setting up the lifestyle you want. Learn more here

Sydney Women Who Move presented by Invisalign
Thursday 5 July, 11am - 1pm | Tickets $95
Too often, women put off the moves we really want to make. We make excuses. We wait until we’re ‘ready,’ or for the ‘right’ time, but the truth is that that time may never come. In this event series, Zufi Emerson, Kate Kendall, Belle Brockhoff and Taryn Williams will share insights, failures, tips, and tricks to empower and give you the confidence to make the moves you want to make in YOUR life. Score a ticket to this inspirational lunch here

General Assembly: The Grounds of the City and the General Assembly Present - Creating the Perfect Instagram Plann
Monday 9 July, 6:30pm - 8pm |  Regular Tickets $15
Creating the chance to gain valuable leading industry knowledge from experts in the field, these sessions are designed to offer targeted advice catered to you in a friendly discussion, helping you grow and excel in your career.  Prepare your Instagram account & join here

General Assembly: Kickass Women Slaying The Creative World
Tuesday 10 July, 6pm - 8pm |  Tickets FREE
Join inspiring female leaders from the creative world as they share their learnings, failings and secrets of success in a fun format. Let's go, sisters

General Assembly: Technology and Marketing in the Digital Age
Thursday 12 July, 6pm - 8pm |  Tickets FREE
Marketing is always one of the first industries to adopt new technology trends. Whether it is leveraging data science for ad targeting, using design trends to optimize your sales funnel, or developing chatbots and VR/AR tools to enhance the customer experience- marketers try it all! However, as marketing and IT teams continue to work more closely than ever, how do they avoid tension and make sure they're always on the same page? The answer lies here.

General Assembly: Adobe Presents - Digital Trends in 2018
Friday 20 July, 6pm - 8pm |  Tickets FREE
To understand and prioritise what your next big business moves should be, listen as an Adobe Industry Leader will talk about the digital trends in 2018. Book a seat here

Freelance Jungle: Xmas in July Special
Sunday 22 July, 12:30pm - 3:30pm |  Tickets $50
Join Brook McCarthy and Bek Lambert (founder) for the Sydney Freelance Jungle Xmas in July special event! Walk into wonderland here

Work-Shop.com.au: Mo Money, Less Problems
Tuesday 31 July, 6:30pm - 8pm |  Tickets $50
If you’re like most young professionals, you’re probably earning a good income, but are struggling to make real progress growing your savings and investments. There is a way to effectively save & manage money

 

BRISBANE

Freelance Jungle: Brisbane Freelance Jungle Meetup
Tuesday 3 July 2018, 9am - 11am | Tickets $5
You'll love this event if 1) You find handing out business cards like ninja stars fruitless and plastic, 2) You're looking to build your network of people that get the challenges faced in self employment and/or 3) You're inspired but not caught up in the myth and mysticism involved in running your own business. Join other freelancers in your area here

Work-Shop.com.au: Mind, Body... Ukelele?
Tuesday 10 July 2018, 6:30pm - 8:30pm | Tickets $40 - $50
Get in touch with your inner power through music and mindfulness!  Come and  learn basic techniques on Ukulele to help you unwind and find clarity for the year ahead. Mindfulness and ukeleles? Yes please! 

The Founder Talks with Emma Issacs
Tuesday 17 July, 6pm - 8pm | Tickets $109
Business Chicks introduce a new events series that will get you up close and personal with the people who are deep in the trenches and willing to share the highs and lows of what it really takes to become successful. To celebrate this new series, they're kicking off with our very own founder and global CEO, Emma Isaacs. As a newly published author, mother to five kids, and the driving force behind Business Chicks, the only level Emma Isaacs lives on is BIG. Learn how she does it here

Brisbane Supper Club by Business Chicks
Tuesday 31 July, 7pm - 9pm | Tickets $125
Business Chicks takes over the entire restaurant to host this special exclusive event. Join likeminded boss ladies at Stokehouse Q for a decadent three-course meal, delicious wine and the opportunity to get to know the wonderful women in the Business Chicks community. Thinking about coming along, but nervous about going it alone? Don’t be – most people come alone! Our Brisbane crowd (and our whole community) is inclusive, fun-loving and just like you. Book your set at the table here. 

GOLD COAST

Meetup: 5 Step Formula for Creating Your Promotional Video for Facebook
Tuesday 3 July, 7:30am - 9am | Tickets $5
Want to learn how to create an affordable promotional video for your business and increase sales using Facebook? There are several elements that, when put together, can result in one heck of a promo video for your brand. We'll be leveraging the time and knowledge of a brilliant Marketer - he's David McMahon. Learn from the master marketer here

Meetup: Supporting Women in Business Gold Coast
Thursday 19 July, 11am - 1pm | Tickets FREE
Calling all Supporting Women in Business to come and chat over coffee, build community over lunch and get connected! There won't be any guest speakers, this is purely a social event to really build those deeper connections. Join the 'girl power' here.  

Fuck-Up Nights: Fuckup Night Round 8
Wednesday 25 July, 6pm - 8pm | Tickets FREE
Welcome to Fuckup Nights Gold Coast! They celebrate the mistakes, the failures, and fucktastic stories that are supposed to ‘help build character’ and make us the humans that we are. Forget work for just one night and join the fun!  

 

BYRON BAY

Byron Bay and Beyond: Byron Bay Networking Breakfasts
Thursdays, 5 July 7:30am - 9am | Byron & Beyond Members $30.00 – Visitors $35.00
Byron Bay Networking Breakfasts was created to provide networking and support to small businesses in Byron Bay and the surrounding region. Be inspired and informed! Join them for a good breakfast!

Byron Bay and Beyond Networking: Drinks After Hours
Thursday, 12 July 2018 5:30pm - 7pm | Byron & Beyond Members $30.00 – Visitors $35.00
After a busy working day, here is a fun and relaxed event for you to enjoy and also network. We are meeting at Jonsons Italian Bar and Cucino in Byron Bay, perfect to get to know other local like-minded business people while enjoying a well-earned drink and delicious canapés and a cool wine or a fresh beer. Join in and enjoy making new friends!

 

CANBERRA

The Founder Talks with Emma Issacs
Tuesday 31 July, 6pm - 8pm | Tickets $109
Business Chicks introduce a new events series that will get you up close and personal with the people who are deep in the trenches and willing to share the highs and lows of what it really takes to become successful. To celebrate this new series, they're kicking off with our very own founder and global CEO, Emma Isaacs. As a newly published author, mother to five kids, and the driving force behind Business Chicks, the only level Emma Isaacs lives on is BIG. Learn how she does it here. 

 

HOBART

League of Extraordinary Women:  In Conversation - Tanya Ahmed
Monday 16 July, 6pm - 8:30pm |  Tickets $0 – $27.46
Tanya Ahmed is the Director of Sharka, Tasmania’s leading Medi Spa of over 20 years. Tanya takes a holistic approach to her client’s wellness and integrates medical grade treatments with traditional beauty therapy techniques to ensure her clients achieve exceptional results. Sharkra often collaborates with the medical industry, yoga and pilates specialists and wellness coaches to maximise client treatment plans. Get the chance to meet this inspiring womanpreneur here

 

PERTH

Core Hub: Meet the Innovator
Wednesday 4 July 5pm - 6:30pm |  Tickets $25; FREE for Core Members
How do you grow a technology company to $500 million in sales?  Find out from Terry Stinson, Core Hub's guest Innovator for July! Book a seat here

League of Extraordinary Women: Facebook Ads 101
Thursday 26 July 6:30pm - 8:30pm |  Tickets $0 – $27.46
There are so many features and tools to use on Facebook, it almost becomes too overwhelming for people! And unless you have a pretty big marketing budget, hiring an agency means you’d lose most of your profits (or even leaves you out of pocket). So how can you effectively tap into the power of facebook ads? Here's how

 

 

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