Events listed below are either of relevance to the local business community or are delivered or sponsored by the Local Buying Program.

SWSB Lunch & Learn: Goal Setting with Natasha Short

Online  |  6 Jun 2024 - 26 Jun 2024  |  11.30am - 12.30pm

Unlock Your Business Potential: Mastering Goal Setting with Natasha Short

How to Eat for Good Mental Health

Online  |  12 Jun 2024  |  11.30am - 12.20pm

Presented in conjunction with Mood Food Nutrition, this webinar will allow you to digest the latest science on nutrition and mental health. Cut out the confusion and get some great tips, along with simple, tasty, brain-boosting recipes.

Annual Wage Review – All you need to know

Online  |  20 Jun 2024  |  10.30am - 12.00pm

Do you know what to do and how to apply increases? It can be a minefield working through Fair Work Commission decisions and how they may impact your business. The annual wage increase decision impacts all employers and you need to ensure you apply the increase not only to adult wages, but also recognise that the increases flow on proportionately to junior employees, employees to whom training arrangements apply, employees with a disability and employees with basic piece rates of pay.

Small Business Fundamentals – the Hospitality Industry

Whyalla  |  7 Jul 2024  |  10.00am - 12.00pm

The Office for Small and Family Business SA and the Australian Hotels Association have partnered with Bentleys SA to provide complimentary specialist advice specific to the hospitality industry.
Hospitality can be fraught with uncertainty as small businesses in particular contend with unpredictable revenue and increasing overheads. Wages, rent, and other operating costs can place significant pressure on business cash flow.
Externally, changing trends, the economy and rising interest rates can place business owners under significant financial stress if you are not equipped with the financial knowledge and tools to adapt.

BPP End of Year Awards

Port Pirie  |  20 Sep 2024  |  TBA

Save the Date!

Indigenous Business Month Starts

National  |  1 Oct 2024

Indigenous Business Month collectively calls upon First Nations business owners and their non-Indigenous allies, to gather online and in community, to celebrate First Nations businsesses, our stories, and our ways of doing business.

AEMEE Annual Conference – Save the Date

Fremantle  |  2 Oct 2024 - 3 Oct 2024

Ticket details will be announced soon.

First Nations Business Showcase

Adelaide  |  24 Oct 2024  |  10.00am - 3.00pm

The Circle was proud to present the First Nations Business Showcase (SA) 2023 at the Adelaide Showgrounds, hosting over 130 First Nations businesses, who came together with over 1,300 registered guests.