Business Support Webinars

Otago Regional Business Partners

Free Webinar Series - New Programme Each Week

Otago Regional Business Partners are committed to an ongoing programme of webinars to support Otago businesses through & post COVID-19.  In our many conversations with businesses each day, along with your feedback from our webinars, we are getting a good picture of the challenges you are facing and the information you need to inform your business decisions. We are continually aligning our webinars accordingly and adapting to the evolving business environment.

 

Up & Coming Regional Business Partner Webinars

Our Auckland RBP Partners are offering an exciting series of webinars for Maori businesses. Topics include business support and procurement opportunities. An amazing opportunity for Otago businesses. Sign up here https://maoricollab.nz/

We are regularly adding new seminars to our COVID-19 business response programme, please keep checking here for updates.

 

Other Up & Coming Webinars

 

Capital Education Online Workshop 

Thursday 11th June 9am-10:30am

Do you want to raise capital for your business? Callaghan Innovation are inviting you to attend an introductory workshop on the capital-raising process to help you get started.

Find out more here: Capital Education Online Workshop - Thursday June 11 2020

 

Please let us know if you have any up and coming free webinars or online discussions that may be of relevance to Chamber of Commerce Members.

Email: nicky@otagochamber.co.nz

 

Recent Webinars

Missed out on attending the live event?  Don't worry we recorded it for you.   As the webinars become available for posting we will share them on this page. 

Please note the information contained in these webinars was correct at the time of the presentation - with the COVID-19 response rapidly evolving some details may be superseded by new developments.

 

Topic: Cooking Up ECommerce

Presenters: Lynda Henderson and Alex Murray FIREBRAND

Date:  10th June 2020 10am

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Presentation notes:

Firebrand-Cooking-up-eCom-1.pdf

 

Topic:  How to Take Your Business Online

Presenters: Lynda Henderson and Rebecca Twemlow FIREBRAND

Date: 3rd June 2020 10am

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Presentation Notes:

Firebrand-Take-your-business-online.pdf

 

Topic: Local Marketing, Sales and Recovery

Presenter: Jules Radich of Action Coach Otago

Date: 10:00am 19th May 2020

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Presentation Notes:

Simple-Budget-for-Profit-Jules-Radich.xlsx

5-Ways-Handout-US-Jules-Radich.pdf

Local-Marketing-Sales-Profit-2020-Jules-Radich.pdf

 

Topic: Export Experts - Tap into opportunities for growth through Export

Presenters: Che Bliss from New Zealand Trade and Enterprise | Hamish Conway of Sell Global

Date: May 11, 2020 

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Presentation Notes:

BW-Otago-Amazon-Pivot-Plan-Slides-Hamish-Conway.pdf

  

Topic: Preparing for the Redundancy Process 

Presenter: John Farrow (Employment Partner) Anderson Lloyd

Date: May 4, 2020 10am

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Presentation Notes:

JAF-Restructuring-Redundancy.pdf

 

Topic: Preparing for the Redundancy Process 

Presenter: John Farrow (Employment Partner) Anderson Lloyd

Date: Apr 21, 2020 10am

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Presentation Notes:

JAF-Restructuring-Redundancy.pdf

 

Topic: Tax and COVID-19: What you need to know

Presenter:  Stephen Richard, Technical Director for Tax Advisory with FINDEX 

Monday 20 April 10am

Unfortunately the recording didn't work for this webinar - however the notes are available.

Presentation Notes:

COVID-19-Tax-Changes-Stephen-Richards.pdf

 

Topic: Internet Communications During Lockdown

Presenter: Ajay Kumar Parmar, Vodafone NZ

Wednesday 15 April 2020 

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Presentation Notes: 

Ajay-Parmar-Chambers-COVID-19-Comms-and-Security.pdf

 

Topic: Harnessing your Resilience during COVID-19

Trudy Schievink - Workplace Support Southern Training & Development Manager.

Thursday 9th April

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Presentation Notes:

Trudy-Schievink-Harnessing-Your-Resiliency-during-COVID-19-Webinar.pdf

 

Topic:  COVID-19: Property Leasing and Contract Issues

Presenter: Sarah Simmers (Commercial Partner) Anderson Lloyd and Sharon Knowles (Commercial Partner) Anderson Lloyd.

Tuesday 7th April 2020 10am

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Presentation Notes:

Sharon-Knowles-COVID-19-Presentation-with-Notes.pdf

Sarah-Simmers-Covid-19-Presentation-7-04-2020.pdf

 

Topic: COVID - 19 Discussions with you Bank: Putting Your Best Foot Forward

Presenter:  Daniel Hellyer from Deloitte.

7th April 2020 2:00pm

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Presentation Notes: 

Deloitte-Private-Putting-your-best-foot-forward-RBP-April-2020.pdf 

 

Topic: COVID-19: Looking After Mental Health and Well-being

Presenter: Mathew Peppercorn - TASK Mental Wellness

Date: Apr 2, 2020 09:53 AM Auckland, Wellington

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Presentation Notes:

Mathew-Peppercorn-Covid-19-1-hour-chambers-of-commerce-.pdf

 

Topic: COVID-19: Business Continuity 

Presenter: Jamie Adamson -Delloite

Date: Mar 31, 2020 01:48 PM Auckland, Wellington

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Presentation Notes:

Jamie-A-Business-Continuity-Webinar-310321.pdf

 

Topic: COVID-19: Employment Law, Contract Law and Health & Safety 

Presenters: Sarah Simmers & John Farrow – Anderson Lloyd

Date: Mar 26, 2020 01:47 PM Auckland, Wellington

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Presentation Notes:

Sarah-Simmers-Coronavirus-Presentation.pdf

John-Farrow-Coronavirus-Presentation.pdf

 

Topic: COVID-19 Business Workshop

Presenter: Diana Hudson – Wilkinson Rodgers lawyers

Date: Mar 27, 2020 11:50 AM Auckland, Wellington

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Presentation Notes:

Diana-Covid-19-for-Employers.03.20.pptxupdated.pdf

 

Other Business Partners Webinars:

We are also happy to share Webinars delivered by associated organisations

Webinar from Polson Higgs, in conjunction with Anderson Lloyd

Date: Tuesday 24 March.

The webinar covered four key areas:

  •  Economic - Hear from Tony Alexander on the economic impacts (both national and international)
  • Human Resources - John Farrow will explain your obligations to staff
  • Contractual - Sarah Simmers will explain what your rights and obligations are
  • Business - Henry van Dyk will explain the steps you should consider with your business, in respect to cashflow and stock. Also the recent Government Package

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