Starting a business.

Speaker: Westpac's Davidson Institute

Duration: 35.59 minutes

The prospect of starting your own business can be thrilling but daunting at the same time.  Whether it’s a desire to be your own boss, or turning a passion into a job, there are many things to consider if you are thinking about starting a business.

Our 36 minute video will help to focus your thinking and provide valuable sources of information as you get started.

The webinar will cover:

  • Identifying your target market
  • Bringing your idea to life
  • Legal and financial considerations
  • Planning for the long term

This webinar is ideal for anyone who:

  • has recently started their own business, or
  • is looking to start one in the future

 

Risk Management Part 2: Conflicts of interest.

Manny Bell and Clark Donovan Dentons

Understanding and recognising a conflict of interest are important steps towards managing the integrity and sustainability of an organisation. If you get it wrong, you could be liable for civil and/or criminal penalties. This 16-minute video looks at what a conflict of interest is and practical steps an individual can take to avoid conflicts of interest within an organisation. This video is the second of a 2 part series on risk management and focuses on conflicts of interest.

Experts Angle: Working in the gig-economy: benefits and traps.

Emmanuel Josserand and Sarah Kaine Centre for Business and Social Innovation University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Business School

If you are considering being your own boss and working in the gig-economy, also known as platform enabled work, then insights from Professor Emmanuel Josserand and Associate Professor Sarah Kaine from University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Business School may be useful. Join us as they explore the opportunities and risks associated with this new way of working in this recorded webinar.

Risk Management Part 1: Director's Duties.

Teeyanna Tapim-Savage and Renee Emzin Dispute Resolution, Sydney Dentons

Knowing your duties as a director are essential in running any organisation. If you get it wrong, you could be liable for civil and / or criminal penalties. This 20 minute video looks at Directors' Duties under the Corporations Act (ASIC), the Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006 (CATSI Act) and duties under the Australian Charities and not-For Profits Commission (ACNC).