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How to Start a Business | Singleton

How to Start a Business | Singleton

Idea Validation | Design Thinking | Target Customer

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In this interactive workshop you will take a deep dive into tried and tested methodologies to start a business. Our Business Advisors, Martin McKenzie and Wayne Diemar will walk you through these methodologies and how you can apply them to your business idea.

You only pay $0

Program value $50

This online workshop is part of the Business Connect program - a dedicated and personalised NSW Government program that provides trusted advice to help you start, run, adapt or grow your small business

Wednesday 29 June 2022

10:00AM -1:00PM

Learning Objectives

You will explore:

  • Idea Validation: Take a deep dive into idea validation and apply that to your business idea. 
  • Design Thinking: Explore widely tested human centred design methodology  
  • Target Customer: Identify your tribe using our target customer canvas.  

After attending this workshop, you will:

  • Explore the value your idea brings to your customers  
  • Understand the design thinking methodology to support all future innovations  
  • Gain a deep understanding of your target customer and what motivates them. 
Your Workshop cost is on Business Connect!

Thanks to Business Connect the cost of this workshop is fully subsidised! Business Connect is a dedicated and personalised NSW Government program that provides trusted advice to help you start, run, adapt or grow your small business. The Business Centre provides confidential, independent business advice and skills training for small businesses across NSW as part of the program.

Register for Business Connect here.


Business Connect


Business Connect Advisors

Every Business Connect advisor is accredited, with experience running their own business and formal qualifications in a business-related discipline. Our unbiased advisors also have management, consulting or prior advisory experience. Business advisors also have a broad range of skills covering essential business topics including business planning, marketing and how to grow your digital presence.

Steve Wait
Steve Wait Chief Executive Officer

Mentor and leader, sportsman and Scotsman

Brooke Philips
Brooke Philips Education and Experience Manager

Passionate people person, leader and design thinker

Paulina Mangano
Paulina Mangano Senior Business Advisor & Trainer

Supporter, encourager and mentor

Michael Hilsden
Michael Hilsden Senior Business Advisor & Mentor

International experience but passion for the Mid Coast

Peter Hollingsworth
Peter Hollingsworth Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Business trainer and coach extraordinaire

Lisa Harpley
Lisa Harpley Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Marketing and networking guru Hunter Valley favourite

Martin Mckenzie
Martin Mckenzie Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Black belt in grants, tenders and incentives

Reda Haddadeh
Reda Haddadeh Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

An international strategist with a big heart for community

Trish Hodgson
Trish Hodgson Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

Passionate creative and businesswoman

Wayne Diemar
Wayne Diemar Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

SME advocate with multi industry experience

Ben Price
Ben Price Business Advisor, Trainer & Mentor

The Jimi Hendrix of business advising and training

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