Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be received 7 days prior to our events and training seminars. Any cancellation and/or changes must be made in writing to info@commerce.org.nz.  Cancellations  after this time or non attendance will require payment, however substitutions are welcome.

Business Building Blocks

Business Building Block Workshop - Gnarly Communication at Work

Business Building Block Workshop - Gnarly Communication at Work

4 Aug 202014:00 - 16:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Jon Lasenby, Maranga Ltd Creating an environment where tough conversations are done well and are valued. Driving a culture of feedback and coaching in your business.

Business Building Block Workshop - Digital Marketing 101

Business Building Block Workshop - Digital Marketing 101

12 Aug 202014:00 - 16:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Jeremy Stead, EthicallyMAD. In this presentation you will learn why digital marketing is revolutionising the way businesses get customers, and how you can leverage it’s potential to decrease the cost of acquiring new customers, make more sales, and automate much of the selling process.

Business Building Block Workshop - Growing your Business in this new Environment

Business Building Block Workshop - Growing your Business in this new Environment

19 Aug 202014:00 - 16:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Manoli Aerakis, Malloch McClean. Change isn’t easy but a little planning, action and accountability will pay off. Many small business owners feel like slaves to their business. They struggle to take the time to step back and work on growing and improving their business.

Business Building Block Workshop - Experience the Benefits of a Board of Directors

Business Building Block Workshop - Experience the Benefits of a Board of Directors

27 Aug 202010:00 - 12:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Alfredo Puche, The Alternative Board, Get valuable real-world advice and leave with goals and new ideas for your business. Experience the different roles played in a Board of Directors and benefit from the collective wisdom as large businesses do.

Business Building Blocks Workshop - Intellectual Property – The basics

Business Building Blocks Workshop - Intellectual Property – The basics

2 Sep 202017:00 - 19:00

Mahitahi Colab, NMIT Campus A Block, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Ashlin Redpath, ipiphany Intellectual Property Ltd. This workshop will provide you with an understanding of the different types of Intellectual Property, how Intellectual Property adds value to a business and the mistakes to avoid.

Business Building Block Workshop - 6 Steps to A Better Business

Business Building Block Workshop - 6 Steps to A Better Business

8 Sep 20209:00 - 11:00

Crombie Lockwood, Boardroom, 9 Mcglashen Avenue, Richmond, 7020

Presenter: Bruce Wilson, ActionCOACH. These stages are universal to all business types in every industry across the world and once understood specific strategies can be implemented to move from one level to the next and make the business easier to run.

Business Building Block Workshop - Developing your Marketing Plan

Business Building Block Workshop - Developing your Marketing Plan

16 Sep 20209:00 - 11:00

Crombie Lockwood, Boardroom, 9 Mcglashen Avenue, Richmond, 7020

Presenter: Chris Butler, The Marketing Studio. we will help you define your marketing objectives, your markets and core offerings, to enable you to reach your business goals. Whether you are new to the marketing game and need advice on how to get started, or are looking long term, this workshop will assist you in developing your game plan.

BBB Workshop - Bookkeeping Essentials – Take Control of your Business Finance

BBB Workshop - Bookkeeping Essentials – Take Control of your Business Finance

23 Sep 202017:00 - 19:00

Crombie Lockwood, Boardroom, 9 Mcglashen Avenue, Richmond, 7020

Presenter: Carla Jehle, Sound Choice Business Support. Offering a practical approach to bookkeeping essentials based on Carla’s experience with her own bookkeeping clients, with examples and tips how to create an efficient and accurate bookkeeping system for your business that delivers financial clarity and confidence for financial decisions.

Business Building Block Workshop - Implementing your plan and Media Decisions

Business Building Block Workshop - Implementing your plan and Media Decisions

21 Oct 202017:00 - 19:00

Crombie Lockwood, Boardroom, 9 Mcglashen Avenue, Richmond, 7020

Business Building Block Workshop - Priorities of Leaders after COVID

Business Building Block Workshop - Priorities of Leaders after COVID

27 Oct 202017:00 - 19:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Jon Lasenby, Maranga Ltd. This workshop will draw on some of the best established models of leadership and take account of the current stage of recovery from the pandemic.

Business Building Block Workshop - 3 Essential Tools for Running a Smarter, Better, Business

Business Building Block Workshop - 3 Essential Tools for Running a Smarter, Better, Business

10 Nov 20209:30 - 11:30

Crombie Lockwood, Boardroom, 9 Mcglashen Avenue, Richmond, 7020

Presenter: Manoli Aerakis, Malloch McClean Tasman. Join Manoli Aerakis at this workshop to learn the three most powerful tools for business success and how to use them.

Business Building Block Workhsop - Lean fundamentals and the reasons for success or failure

Business Building Block Workhsop - Lean fundamentals and the reasons for success or failure

17 Nov 202010:00 - 12:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Business Building Block Workshop - Managing teamwork and culture in the new normal

Business Building Block Workshop - Managing teamwork and culture in the new normal

3 Feb 20219:00 - 11:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Jon Lasenby, Maranga Ltd. Every business is undergoing change. Teams are more distributed and organisational culture may be under threat. Discussion of key areas of focus to support teams and maintain a positive company culture during turbulent times.

Business Building Block Workshop - Process Excellence - combining Standardised Work and Effective Training

Business Building Block Workshop - Process Excellence - combining Standardised Work and Effective Training

17 Feb 202114:00 - 16:00

Crombie Lockwood, Boardroom, 9 Mcglashen Avenue, Richmond, 7020

Presenter: Liam Taylor, 8 Steps. This workshop is for people who are keen to learn what it takes to establish robust processes and how to effectively train people to carry out such processes to the required standard. We will cover essential guidelines and tips taken from some of the world’s best business models on how to develop robust processes and train/upskill people in an effective manner.

Business Building Block Workshop - Sales made Simple – Getting More People to say “YES “

Business Building Block Workshop - Sales made Simple – Getting More People to say “YES “

23 Feb 20219:00 - 11:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Business Building Block Workshop - Bookkeeping Essentials – Take Control of your Business Finance Part 2

Business Building Block Workshop - Bookkeeping Essentials – Take Control of your Business Finance Part 2

25 Feb 202110:00 - 12:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Carla Jehle, Sound Choice Business Support. This workshop is for those who who want to leverage their bookkeeping system and financial data to keep more cash in the business. It offers a practical approach to bookkeeping essentials that help manage your cash and ensure a quick turnaround, with lots of tips and tricks to apply in your own business.

Business Building Block Workshop - Experience the Benefits of a Board of Directors

Business Building Block Workshop - Experience the Benefits of a Board of Directors

23 Mar 202114:00 - 16:00

Crombie Lockwood, Boardroom, 9 Mcglashen Avenue, Richmond, Nelson, 7020

Presenter: Alfredo Puche, The Alternative Board, Get valuable real-world advice and leave with goals and new ideas for your business. Experience the different roles played in a Board of Directors and benefit from the collective wisdom as large businesses do.

Business Building Block Workshop - Cashflow - Find $10,000 in your business

Business Building Block Workshop - Cashflow - Find $10,000 in your business

6 Apr 202114:00 - 16:00

Crombie Lockwood, Boardroom, 9 Mcglashen Avenue, Richmond, 7020

Presenter: Manoli Aerakis, Malloch McClean Tasman. We will identify blockages in your business which stops the generation of cash. We will show attendees how unblocking that blockage, can free up cash in the business.

Business Building Block Workshop - Customer Services

Business Building Block Workshop - Customer Services

25 May 202110:00 - 12:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Christine Hatton, The Marketing Studio, Defining customer service, the relationship between customer service and revenue, building relationships and dealing confidently with difficult customers.

Business Building Blocks Workshop - Accounting & Finance - 10 Hats of Business

Business Building Blocks Workshop - Accounting & Finance - 10 Hats of Business

9 Jun 202117:30 - 19:30

Motueka Top 10 Holiday Park, 10 Fearon Street, Motueka, 7120, New Zealand

Presenter: Manoli Aerakis, Malloch McClean. In this workshop we will help you understand a functional Organisation Chart which visually defines departments, key functions, roles and responsibilities. We will show you what as good structure in your business is so that it is more sustainable, scalable, and, ultimately, saleable.

Business Building Block Workshop - Marketing your Business Online

Business Building Block Workshop - Marketing your Business Online

22 Jun 202110:00 - 12:00

Mahitahi COLAB Boardroom, NMIT Campus, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Presenter: Chris Butler, The Marketing Studio. It is important for business owners to keep up with changing times and the rapid rise of online shopping or click and collect services. In this workshop we will cover; What makes a good website, Setting up your products, Freight & Distribution, Payment Gateways