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COVID-19: Join our webinars

We are offering a series of FREE digital training courses over the coming weeks. Suitable for everyone, from business owners to employees, these are to help you upskill and support you through COVID-19. Please see the full list below.

The Chamber is continuing to support businesses remotely throughout the shutdown period. If you need help, please reach out to our team at any stage. We hope that people adhere to the Government’s physical isolation for four weeks to avoid further extensions to this time frame. Please look out for one another and support local where possible.

What’s on this week: Register now!

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Managing your emotional state through uncertain times                         
Wed 1 Apr 11.00am

The recent pandemic has forced changes which can be worrying and uncomfortable. Being in our best emotional health allows us to be more adaptive and resourceful, both inwardly and outwardly. Join this session to find ways in which you can support yourself and others.

The basics of SEO
Wed 1 Apr 2.00pm
Presented by Jarra Borrman – Zeald

What is Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and how can you use it to the advantage of your business? This is a practical guide to on-page SEO and how to get started optimising your website to appear in search results.

Cashflow in a crisis
Thurs 2 Apr 12.00pm
Presented by KPMG

Whether you are currently suffering from cashflow uncertainty or have future cash concerns you would like to get ahead of, understanding and practicing cashflow management and forecasting could be the difference for your business continuity.

Effective communication techniques for leaders                        
Fri 3 Apr 9.00am

Given the unprecedented changes we are currently experiencing, your people are looking to you now more than ever before to lead them into the future. Effective communication skills have just become even more critical for navigating the fast pace of change within your organisation – even if you are working remotely.

Managing stress & building resilience in uncertain times     
Tues 7 Apr 10.00am
The current uncertainly and rapidly changing environment is providing a high level of stress to many. This can quickly lead to overwhelm, reducing our ability to solve problems and make good decisions. This webinar will help you understand the Stress Cycle, how to take positive action to manage stress and support the wellbeing of your team.

How to work from home effectively                       
Thurs 9 Apr 9.00am
In the current climate your level of personal effectiveness has a big impact on the results you achieve in life and work. This webinar will look at the key skills you need to ensure you effectively manage and carry out your daily tasks. It will show you how you can create more influence, efficiency and balance when working from home.

View our full Events and Training Calendar here.

Need further support? Talk to one of our Business Advisors today. This free service is open to all businesses in the Bay of Plenty, and can provide you with advice, information and support to help you plan for now and into the future.
Head to our website HERE for full details.

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