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All-you-can-digest business advice in 60 minutes

The Creative Industries Innovation Centre (CIIC) will be providing free individual one–hour business consultations for creative enterprises on Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th May 2014.

The CIIC is an initiative of the Australian Government’s Enterprise Connect program and is delivered nationally to support the business of creative enterprise.

The CIIC Biztro service offers sole traders, start-ups and small businesses in any creative industry the opportunity to benefit from the knowledge and experience of Business Adviser David Sharpe.

Aspects of your business that you may choose to discuss include starting a business, strategic planning, finances, human resources, marketing and intellectual property.

Event information 
Date: Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th May 2014
Venue/Address: Regional Development Australia – Riverina Suite 13, Level 1 130-140 Banna Avenue, Griffith

How to register 
http://www.creativeinnovation.net.au/business/ciic-services/register/
Please note places are limited. This service is provided at no cost.
  
Session times
Tuesday 27th May 2014 
Session 1: 12.30 – 1.30pm
Session 2: 1.45 – 2.45pm
Session 3: 3.00 – 4.00pm
Session 4: 4.15 – 5.15pm

Wednesday 28th May 2014 
Session 1: 9.00 – 10.00am
Session 2: 10.15–11.15pm
Session 3: 11.30-12.30pm
Session 4: 1.15 – 2.15pm

Please arrive 10min before the start time of your session to ensure sessions do not over-run.

About David Sharpe 
David has a strong background in financial management and developing business strategies for creative companies, as part of 12 years experience in the arts and screen industries. He delivered business capacity building programs for the Australia Council for the Arts and before that, ran a film liaison and locations company (Film Illawarra). He is also a playwright, with a number of works performed around Australia and New Zealand.

David holds a Masters Degree in Arts Management (UTS), a Bachelor of Arts in English and Communications (University of Wollongong) and a Graduate Certificate in Accounting & Financial Management (Charles Sturt).

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