Do you need some confidential business advice?
Achieve your business goals and grow with help from a local business expert. Council is offering Frankston City businesses the opportunity to take advantage of our business coaching sessions.
To be eligible your business must be located within Frankston City.
- $20 for a 1 hour general business coaching session at Frankston City Council
- $40 for a 1.5 hour specialist coaching session at your business location
Please note: Cancellations of less than three business days and no-shows will incur a $40 fee.
Business Coaching for Existing Businesses and Start-ups
Our passionate and highly skilled coaches have an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of starting and running a business, proven through their own business success. These business coaching sessions take place at Frankston City Council.
Sessions times are: 9.15am, 10.30am, 11.45am,1.30pm and 2.45pm
- Wednesday 18 July
- Wednesday 8 August
- Wednesday 5 September
- Wednesday 24 October
- Wednesday 7 November
- Wednesday 5 December
Specialist Business Coaching Sessions
Frankston Council is offering existing local businesses an introductory session with a specialist coach for just $55. These business coaches will visit you at your registered business premises.
Marketing Specialist - Louise Dawson
Sales and Marketing professional Louise Dawson will visit you at your business premises for this 2 hour introductory session.
Louise Dawson has a background in consumer goods. She has worked in small, entrepreneurial companies to launch new food and beverage brands into the Australian market.
What can you expect from an introductory session?
- Overview of key marketing principles
- Identify biggest opportunities for business growth
- Discuss marketing initiatives and future plans
Thursday 24 July
Business Strategy Specialist – Puneet Thakur
Puneet Thakur specialises in refining and analysing processes and strategy for existing businesses.
He currently works with small and medium businesses to increase efficiency through LEAN and Six Sigma business approach. He believes in delivering through numbers, and delivers customised solutions backed by out-of-the-box thinking. Puneet’s background includes two decades of corporate experience in business project management across global markets.
Hospitality and Retail Specialist - Nicholas Kalogeropoulos
Nicholas Kalogeropoulos has more than 30 years’ experience in the Hospitality, Retail and Entertainment industries.
As a Business Performance Coach his key focus is on problem solving, change management, organisational logistics, service, finance and building sustainable businesses and practices.
As a business owner, Nicholas understands the pressures that come with running a business, and will work with clients to build a sustainable and financially viable operation.
Workplace Safety and Staffing Specialist - Rhiannon Pilton
Rhiannon Pilton has over 15 years of experience in staffing, workplace safety and compliance, providing independent solutions to workplaces that require compliance documents and procedures. She advises businesses on workplace investigations, performance management, redundancies and terminations.
Rhiannon works across both low and high level safety risk industries in providing internal training, policies, site risk assessments and job safety analysis / safe work method statements.
Contact Economic Development to register your interest: email@example.com or 1300 322 322
The information that you provide to Frankston City Council and the Business Coach will be treated as commercial-in-confidence. Your contact information will only be used by Frankston City Council to communicate its business programs. No information identifying you or your business will be provided to any third party unless required by law. No data identifying a client or their business or details about their business has been, or will be, sold to third parties whatsoever. Before joining the Frankston City Council Small Business Coaching Program, all coaches must sign a strict confidentiality clause.
Frankston City Council business coaches deliver general coaching support to small businesses as experienced business people who endeavour to help small businesses to start-up, thrive and survive. The coaching supplied is to provide expertise, alternative views and guidance across a variety of business areas. Frankston City Council business coaches are operating in an advisory capacity only and do not decide the direction for the business.
The information provided is general in nature and does not take into account your personal situation. You should consider whether the information is appropriate to your needs. The advice has been prepared without a deep understanding of your circumstances and financial situation. You should, therefore, consider the appropriateness of the advice.
Build Your Business Workshops
Frankston City Council
30 Davey Street
PO Box 490
P. 1300 322 322
F. 03 9784 1094
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