By Rebecca Hegarty ‘It was the best of times, it was the worst of times’ – this iconic opening to Charles Dickens’ A Tales of Two Cities, resonates even more poignantly for Australian manufacturers in the ‘Age of COVID-19’. The current climate has both tested manufacturers and forced manufacturers to become resilient, creative and forward … Continue reading “Five Things Every Australian Manufacturer Should Know”
The Cumberland Business XCHANGE is a unique promotion and networking experience that builds capacity and acts as a conduit for businesses to gain insights and share experiences. To be held on 21 October 2020, as part of Small Business Month #NSWSmallBiz20 COVID-19 means businesses are suffering but many are also enthusiastically engaging with opportunities … Continue reading “Welcome to the Cumberland Business XCHANGE”
Workary and Studio 2166 at the Whitlam Library, Cabramatta is one of the savviest investments Fairfield Council has made to support business entrepreneurs. Drop in to see Manjit Uppal or Bernie Garling who will warmly welcome you and show you the extraordinary tech and digital facilities available for FREE to members, small businesses and the general public.
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At the CBC After 5 event on Tuesday, November 27, we were honoured to have Riccardo Bosi speak to us about Leadership. Riccardo is a celebrated speaker as a result of his previous experience as a Lieutenant Colonel, and Special Forces officer, and specializes in development of organisations and their leaders. In his presentation, Riccardo … Continue reading “CBC November After 5 Recap”
Riccardo Bosi is sought after by governments and heads of corporations for his unique leadership and business development acumen. Cumberland Business Chamber is proud to have him to speak to our members and friends who are ‘the captains of industry’ in the small and medium sized enterprises of Western Sydney. Former Special Forces officer Led Australian … Continue reading “CBC’s Leadership Forum with Special Guest Speaker, Riccardo Bosi”
Cumberland Business Chamber is supporting this unique event arranged by the Cumberland Manufacturing Centre: a tour of CSIRO Manufacturing facility at Lindfield. Meet scientists and engineers that support innovation for manufacturers. The former Commander of Indian Army General Arun Sahni is their special guest – he has offered his time to talk to SME businesses … Continue reading “Visit CSIRO Manufacturing – August 22”
National Manufacturing Week is on this week at Sydney’s Olympic Park – the showcase of the latest technology and equipment. Chamber president Craig Hingston will be visiting tomorrow and meeting up with our friends at the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Institute (AMTIL). Admission is free.
Supported by the Commonwealth Government, the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC) is calling for Australian manufacturers to submit their project ideas, with the new $4 million Advanced Manufacturing Early Stage Research Fund (AMESRF) to help take their concepts to the next level. The fund will run from 2017/2018 to 2020/2021 with up to $1 million … Continue reading “Advanced Manufacturing Early Stage Research Fund”
Christie Pinto from Crystal Clear Horizons recently joined us as our Guest Speaker for the Cumberland Women’s Network April Event. She taught as 3 different ways to reduce stress, as well as clarify and slow down our thoughts. As the pace of life continues to get quicker, and people continue to face the difficulties of … Continue reading “3 Ways to Reduce Stress and Boost Productivity By Christie Pinto”