The Heart of Business

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Wednesday, 30 October 2019

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The Heart of Business  –  a workshop for business owners who want to make money doing what they love and share their profits with causes they value.

Learn how to align your profits with your passion and transform your business into agent for positive change in your community.

“To be successful you have to have your heart in your business and your business in your heart” - Thomas J Watson

Topics include:

  • Creating prosperity and abundance for all (inclusivity, diversity and making the most of social capital)
  • What is a Certified B corporation? – learn how to transition into a profit for purpose model.
  • People want to work for, buy from, and invest in businesses they believe in. Discuss how to attract this new wave of conscious consumers and build your tribe of followers.
  • Raising financial capital for social and environmental causes - how to organise a successful crowd funding campaign
  • Collaborating with others to increase impact and decrease costs
  • Discover the latest in government funding opportunities – tips for creating STAND-OUT grant applications
  • Identify 10 actions your business can implement to be a force for good.

“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention” – Kahlil Gibran

Cost: $5 + booking fee

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    9 Coleville Crescent,
    Spearwood 6163

    PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
    Western Australia, 6965

    Office opening hours:
    8.30am to 4.30pm
    Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

    Language Support

    Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
    Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

    City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
    We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.