June Members’ Forum

Tuesday, 25th June 2019

Ken Sharpe (Kadota) and a Mystery Guest (???) will be our Member-In-Focus guests at this month’s meeting.  Both are looking forward to their time with us in the MBN spotlight, so please make the effort to come along to our Forum and tap into the experience and knowledge of these two members. The professional development theme for the June Members’ Forum is Play to Win and we will, no doubt, have an interesting and competitive development activity in store for us.   Last time: Here is a quick recap for those who were part of our great session last month … and a heads up on…

July Open Meeting

Tuesday, 9th July, 2019

Hooked!   How Leaders Connect, engage and Inspire with Storytelling. Stories and storytelling can inspire, influence, motivate and engage people where logic and bullet points may not. Think of your own experience. Isn’t it always the story, the anecdote, the example that you remember long after the event? Business storytelling is storytelling with a purpose and for results. Whatever it is you are trying to do in business – whether you are leading people, managing change, influencing the board or building your career, storytelling can help you do it better…that’s a guarantee. In an informative, fun and inspiring session, Yamini Naidu…

CoWorking Space by Manningham Business

Tuesday, 9th July 2019

CoWorking Space.   Are you tired of working from home or the same old desk space every day? Bookings are now open for the Manningham Business Coworking space. Date:  Tuesday, 9th July, 2019 Time:  9.30am – 4.00pm Place:  MC2, 687 Doncaster Road, Doncaster, Vic 3108 Cost:  Free of Charge Parking:  All day parking voucher provided Register:  Links in heading and event title. Take the opportunity to meet other like-minded businesses and find a new friend, business colleague or your next brilliant idea. Manningham Business is partnering in this event with Manningham Business Network and are proudly supported by the Victorian…

July Members’ Forum

Tuesday, 23rd July 2019

Full details of our Christmas In July Lunch will be posted shortly on this ‘sell-out’ feature in MBN’s event calendar.

August Open Meeting

Tuesday, 13th August 2019

Just Business.   Passionate about successful leadership, Ben Wong’s presentation is based around various ways of coaching employees to enable them all to help achieve the same goals. Ben Wong is a young man with a remarkable story to tell.  His experience – and success – will be an inspiration to all business leaders.  He takes a ‘can do’ attitude to another level and will share examples that we can all learn from to help us grow our businesses. Ben founded Platform Plumbing to solve a problem he saw Melbourne’s builders and residential property managers were continually facing.  They were…

August Members’ Forum

Tuesday, 27th August, 2019

We know Members frequently feel that the real value of their membership comes from the Member-only Forums on the 4th Tuesday of each month. We are raising the bar higher to deliver practical and valuable beneficial information for you and your business each month. Details of this event will be coming soon!

September Open Meeting

Tuesday, 10th September 2019

Managing a Critical Incident at Work.    We are very pleased to have Catherine Wareham as our Keynote Speaker at this event.  Cathie is currently working in her own business, GPS Consulting, after 15 years as the Human Resources Leader for Reece. She is passionate about helping business to deal with the vast array of people issues they confront.  This is across a range of different small to large businesses in the areas of both HR and OHS.    She is looking to also bring that skill and experience to give back to the community. Cathie is a board member of…

September Members’ Forum

Tuesday, 24th September 2019

We know Members frequently feel that the real value of their membership comes from the Member-only Forums on the 4th Tuesday of each month. We are raising the bar higher to deliver practical and valuable beneficial information for you and your business each month. Details of this event will be coming soon!

October Open Meeting

Tuesday, 8th October 2019

Banish Bullying.   After serving for nearly 30 years with Victoria Police, Carolyn Pethick is travelling the state talking to groups and businesses about her experiences of discrimination, bullying and sexual harassment. She is also educating those who offend on the long term effects that these behaviours can have on their victims. We look forward to sharing further details on Carolyn’s presentation with you shortly.

October Members’ Forum

Tuesday, 22nd October 2019

We know Members frequently feel that the real value of their membership comes from the Member-only Forums on the 4th Tuesday of each month. We are raising the bar higher to deliver practical and valuable beneficial information for you and your business each month. Details of this event will be coming soon!

November Open Meeting

Tuesday, 12th November 2019

Video Marketing.   Every business has a unique message to share. And the closer you are to the delivery of the service or product of your business, the more you need to be in your video content. You know you need to use video, somehow, somewhere in your business, but how, and where? Jenny will be joining us at this Open Meeting to explore possibilities and practicalities.    Stay tuned for more information on this not to be missed presentation.

November Members’ Forum

Tuesday, 26th November 2019

We know Members frequently feel that the real value of their membership comes from the Member-only Forums on the 4th Tuesday of each month. We are raising the bar higher to deliver practical and valuable beneficial information for you and your business each month. Details of this event will be coming soon!

December Open Meeting

Tuesday, 10th December 2019

Featuring a Guest Speaker or Panel of Speakers, as well as some facilitated networking time, this meeting is open to guests and you are welcome to extend an invitation to anyone you believe would benefit. (First-time guests are free of charge; subsequent guest attendance is $25.00 per person.) Full details of this event will posted shortly!

MBN Christmas Party

Thursday 12th December 2019

Santa’s helpers will be bringing news of this fabulous, fun event as soon as they have the 2019 party plans to hand.

December Members’ Forum

Tuesday, 24th December 2019

Because of exceptionally busy times for all businesses there will not be a Members’ Forum this month. We look forward to meeting up with you at another of our MBN events.