Up-coming Exult Workshops

Are you looking for practical ideas for raising funds, marketing your cause and growing great volunteer teams?

Thanks to an ongoing relationship with Bay Trust, we have another run of subsidised workshops happening throughout the Bay of Plenty. Some of the sessions are already close to full, so if you’re keen to get along, I recommend you register now to secure your space. Click on the workshop links for more information.

Growing Great Volunteer Teams

When it comes to volunteering, people are spoiled for choice. There is no shortage of organisations to get involved with, so in order to attract volunteers and keep them on-board, you need to offer them the best possible experience. Learn what drives people to volunteer and discover simple strategies for ensuring your volunteers get what they need to stay involved.

Tauranga: Wednesday 9th May
Taupo: Wednesday 20th June (1/2 Day)

“This will make a big difference in the way we invite, care for and retain volunteers in our organisation and ensure we recognise the amazing job our volunteers do.”
Kylie Carpenter, The Clothing Project

Cost: Usually $120 per person (Full Day) $70 (Half Day)
Bay of Plenty Organisations pay $50 / person (Full Day) $30 / person (1/2 Day)
Thanks to a subsidy from Bay Trust

To Register: Email rosie@exult.co.nz or click here to register online

Shoestring Marketing 

Whether you need to attract donors, supporters or volunteers, marketing yourself well on a limited budget is something every organisation needs to do. Where should you spend your time, money and energy, and how can you communicate with stakeholders for the best possible results?

Whakatane: Tuesday 8th May
Rotorua: Wednesday 30th May

“This workshop will make a huge difference and has reinvigorated why we are doing what we do.  The best workshop I have been to – very productive!”
Jill Larking, Project Lyttelton.

Cost: Usually $120 per person.
Bay of Plenty Organisations pay just $50 per person
Thanks to a subsidy from Bay Trust

To Register: Email rosie@exult.co.nz or click here to register online

Secret of Sponsorship

Do you wonder why the big organisations can secure sponsors when you can’t? Would you like to know how to put together a sponsorship package so that it provides real value to your organisation? This workshop gives you the step-by-step process for securing sponsorship and keeping it.

Taupo: Wednesday 20th June (1/2 day)
Rotorua: Thursday 26th July

“Amazing workshop, great delivery, and so relevant for us. New motivation has been found.” Tania, Murihiku Maori & Pasifika Cultural Trust

Cost: Usually $120 per person (Full Day) $70 (Half Day)
Bay of Plenty Organisations pay $50 / person (Full Day) $30 / person (1/2 Day)
Thanks to a subsidy from Bay Trust

To Register: Email rosie@exult.co.nz or click here to register online

Sustainable Funding 

A great workshop for anyone who is involved with fundraising in your organisation. It covers a range of topics including donations, sponsorship, grants, fundraising events and more. It will change the way you look at raising funds.

Tauranga: Tuesday 3rd July
Whakatane: Wednesday 25th July

“It revolutionised my approach to funding. It’s excited me about something I loathed to think about.”  Rebecca Mackay, Whakatane Ki Mua

Cost: Usually $120 per person.
Bay of Plenty Organisations pay just $50 per person
Thanks to a subsidy from Bay Trust

To Register: Email rosie@exult.co.nz or click here to register online

Each of these subsidised sessions are limited to 30 people, and they fill up fast. I recommend you register early to secure your space. Love to see you there!

Business Training at the Chamber of Commerce March-April

Chamber Events
Click on the event title for more information and to register

BA5 – NZME                                 Wed Mar 14 – 5:15pm
Come along and meet the NZME team and learn how you can use the local radio network to help effectively promote your business to your target audience.

Hear Savannah Peterson discuss what makes a successful place for millennials.

SBT Breakfast Connect on the Strand                            Wed 14 Mar-7:00am
Join us at the Crown and Badger on the waterfront for a light breakfast and great networking.

The Workplace of the Future (Diversity Roadshow 2018)       Thu 15 Mar-9:30am
Examine how you can increase business success by engaging with a diverse workforce.

Smart Talk, Future Thinking – Attracting Savvy Millennials   Tue 20 Mar-3:00pm

SBT Breakfast Connect in Te Puke                                           Wed 21 Mar-7:00am
In association with Te Puke EDG find out what’s buzzing right now in the Kiwifruit capital.

LinkT -Visit to the Port of Tauranga                                          Thu 22 Mar – 4:30pm
A chance for young professionals to to visit the Port and observe the operations of the biggest export Port in the country.

LinkT Go Karts                                                                            Tue 27 Mar – 5:00pm
A chance for young professionals to experience the excitement of Outdoor Kart Racing.

Business Women’s Network Behind the Scenes                    Tue 27 Mar – 5:15pm
Hear from two women instrumental in the Mangatawa Papakainga Housing Project.

Business Training Calendar
Click on the course title for more information and to register

How to make more money from your business                    Tue 20 Mar – 10:00am
A 4 hour hosted training workshop with Graham Hawkes, Your Sounding Board.

T.E.A.M – Together Everybody Achieves More                      Fri 23 Mar – 9:00am
½ day workshop to create a great workplace culture with Charlie Dalton, Zest Training.

Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace                               Tue 27 Mar – 9:00am
½ day Personal Development workshop with Claire Russell, ThinkPlus.

Getting Started with Digital Marketing                                    Wed 28 Mar – 8:30am
90 mins on the fundamentals of a digital marketing strategy, Dave Parrott, Millionleaves.

Stepping up to Management – Essential Skills                       Fri 6 Apr – 9:00am
Full day management training workshop with Charlie Dalton, Zest Training.

How to be an Effective Office Manager                                  Tue 10 Apr – 9:00am
½ day skills  building workshop facilitated by Charlie Dalton, Zest Training.

Outstanding Reception and Customer Service Skills           Wed 11 Apr – 9:00am
2 hour workshop for people who make the first impression, run by Charlie Dalton, Zest Training.

Assertiveness at Work                                                              Fri 13 Apr – 9:00am
½ day workshop on assertive communication techniques with Claire Russell, ThinkPlus.

Everyone is welcome to attend Chamber events. Chamber members get priority and special pricing.  Some of our training events may be eligible for partial funding. For more information and to find out how the Chamber can support your business call our Bizhelp line on 0800 249 482 or email bizhelp@tauranga.org.nz

Upcoming External Events…

Click here for the complete Events and Training Calendar

For more information
P: 07 577 6141 E: events@tauranga.org.nz W: www.tauranga.org.nz

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations must be received prior to 10:00am the day before the event or training seminar. Any cancellation and/or changes must be made in writing to events@tauranga.org.nz . Cancellations after this time or non attendance will require payment, however substitutions are welcome.

Our mailing address is:

Chamber of Commerce Tauranga Region Inc

Smart Business Centre

65 Chapel Street

Tauranga, Bay of Plenty 3110

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