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2019 Network Meeting Schedule

BizNet March 2019

Mon 11 Mar 20195:30 PM - 7:30 PM

NMIT - A174

SALES AND HOW TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS. Competitors? What Competitors? Are you matching your competitors in the areas of Price, Quality, Profit Margins, Stock Availability and Distribution? Is your market reaching saturation point? Are you finding new competition from many directions, such as local, global or Internet based?

Social Media Advertising Workshop

Thu 14 Mar 201910:00 AM - 4:00 PM

NMIT - Room T301

You will get ready to use tips and tricks to design your own advertising campaigns and use social media as a tool to take your business to another level.

Lunch & Learn March 2019

Tue 19 Mar 201912:00 PM - 1:00 PM

NMIT - M307, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

5 Simple Steps to Writing Website Copy That Sells

Turn Your Website Into A Sales Machine

27 Mar 20198:59 AM - 5:00 PM

27 Mar 20199:00 AM - 5:00 PM

10 Apr 20199:00 AM - 5:00 PM

NMIT - Room to be confirmed, 322 Hardy Street, Nelson, 7010

Turn Your Website Into A Sales Machine

Meet our client adviser to discuss your business or start up idea in confidence. Gain free resources, helpful tools & tips, connections to business leaders and network meetings.

Gain objective advice to help challenge your thinking, set new goals and achieve success. Mentoring is available for trading businesses, start ups and community non-profits.

Inspirational, practical, valuable opportunities to connect with other business owners, share ideas, learn more about business from local experts and grow your business network.

Attend a free 4 hour workshop, helping you to unlock the secrets of business success, to plan a winning business and avoid the business failure trap. 



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About NTBT

The Nelson Tasman Business Trust has been supporting local businesses since 1993.

NTBT provides free, confidential, independent assistance for business owners or those planning to start a business: free training, monthly network meetings and mentoring for Nelson and Tasman as an Agency for Business Mentors NZ.

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What people are saying

Having a business mentor has really helped me on many different fronts, and I have really appreciated his ideas & feedback; and certainly implemented most of his ideas so far.
Peter Ogilvie, Plus4 Insurance Solutions

A great match for our business and an integral part to our growth and success.  Our mentor has taught us new skills, helped refine our ideas, kept us accountable and is there for help and advice whenever we need it.

Helen Barnett, Complete Kitchens Ltd


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