Knowledge Sharing Dinner Series: Sharing knowledge you can use to make better decisions and take decisive action to fill the gaps in your business.

How lovable is your business?

The Synergy48 Group Knowledge Sharing Dinner Series: join the conversation.

13 November 2018

We all have an innate need for love.  But does that personal need extend to being a business necessity?
In this knowledge sharing dinner with specialists from the areas of branding, marketing, sales and leadership will be exploring the idea of lovability from a business perspective.  Why do it …. what it means if you choose to do this and what are the hard and soft benefits that can be gained by increasing how much people love being a client, employee or having an association with your business and brand.

Date and Time

Tuesday 13 November 2018

6pm – 8.45pm

Location

Novotel Hotel, Glen Waverley

Synergy48 Group Dinners are exclusively for members and their clients. you will be asked to enter an invitation code to access the registration page. If you don’t have your invitation code get back to the member who invited you or call the Synergy48 office on (03) 8087 0511.

What’s on the menu?

  • What does having a loveable business mean and can it really make you more successful?
  • Do all those branding buzz words like loveability, purpose and values and brand personality really make a difference if you’ve got a great product or service, or can they save you if you haven’t?
  • How does knowing what makes your business loveable help you attract new clients and turn your existing clients into raving fans?
  • What does having a loveable business mean from an employee perspective, why does it matter and how do you achieve it?
  • What do you actually need to DO to gain and retain a “loveable” edge, whether it’s in branding, marketing, sales or leadership?

The Expert Panel

What’s Included?

  • Drink on arrival
  • 2 course dinner
  • Workbook
  • All dinners in the Knowledge Sharing Dinner Series are limited to 32 guests so that everyone has the opportunity to speak in depth with each of the panelists to discuss issues of concern to their business
  • Every guest will leave with a prioritised action plan customised for their business.
  • The opportunity for quality conversations with other quality business owners.

About the Knowledge Sharing Dinner Series

Information is Noise – Knowledge is Power

A 2016 survey of 300 business leaders from 16 countries conducted by CIMA and AICPA found that senior leaders are struggling to make the right decisions, with 72% of organizations admitting to at least one strategic initiative failing in the last three years as a result of flaws in their decision making processes.

A top cause of poor decision making identified in the study is information overload, with 36% saying their organization is not coping with information overload, and that it is making life harder for those charged with decision making because they are unable to extract relevant information and turn it into insight.

The dilemma is clear: on the one hand, business leaders receive too much information, while on the other hand, they don’t get enough knowledge and insights to make sound decisions and develop new capacities for action.

Peter Senge, author of The Fifth Discipline distinguishes information sharing (giving and receiving data, facts and opinions) from knowledge sharing, with knowledge sharing occurring when people are genuinely interested in helping one another improve decision making and develop new capacities for action.

Every dinner in the series is based around Four Guiding Principles:

  1. Singular Focus: Every dinner focuses on exploring a specific business issue which SMEs have consistently identified as a significant concern.
  2. Multiple perspectives: We bring together four experts from four different industries/professions to provide multiple perspectives on the issue.
  3. Relevance and Significance: You’ll have the opportunity to explore the issue in depth with each of the experts to determine how it applies to your business.
  4.  Capacity for Action: You’ll leave with a clear and prioritised action plan developed for YOUR business – NOT a generic “To Do” list.

What business owners are saying

Able to discuss in depth relevant issues for my business with no obligation

Heidi Froelich, HF Bookkeeping,

14 August 2018

Educational and enjoyable evening. Valuable Information

Carl Huybers, Mad Scientist Digital.

14 August 2018

Lots of interesting and stimulating discussion with fellow business owners.

Peter Burgess, Olivitek Software Pty Ltd

14 August 2018

Come along! You will be surprised how much you could do better.

Dheeraj Sachdev, First Class Accounts Parkdale

14 August 2018

Come along! You will be surprised how much you could do better.

Dheeraj Sachdev, First Class Accounts Parkdale

14 August 2018

Really interesting. Great format - listen to the panel and then have the opportunity to ask questions in small informal groups.

Raie Lyth, Web Ideas

14 August 2018

Thought provoking, great knowledge transfer, clear list of action items

Ian Bosler, Intertype

14 August 2018

Lots of valuable, practical information which is unlikely to come out of a normal business presentation.

Robin Snelling, BCP Growth.

14 August 2018

Brilliant, entertaining, valuable. A great investment of time and money.

Lisa Wiking, Motivational Leadership

14 August 2018

Recommended as an informative and worthwhile knowledge sharing experience.

Mary Anne Waldron, MAW Action

14 August 2018

Very professional speakers, well organised evening. Information extremely relevant to my business!

Jeanine Purdie, Business Credit Solutions

14 August 2018

Well worth attending. Lots of good information

Andrew Poulter,  IRT Advisory

14 August 2018

It's like Q&A for the intelligent business owner. A must!

Peter Engelhardt, Plan2Brand

14 August 2018

Four experts, one deep dive into the topic and literally dozens of gold take aways - awesome

Peter Engelhardt
Plan2Brand
11 Sep 2018

Highly recommend to attend these dinners - but only if you take me with you!

Jenny Pownall
The Tutoring Company
11 Sep 2018

Wealth of knowledge and information to delve into

Frank Amato
Frank Amato Photography
11 Sep 2018

The information you'll receive will be invaluable to your business. There's more value delivered throughout the evening than you'll receive at any other networking event

Dave Dickson
3DStyles

11 Sep 2018

Very informative. I thought the night was a very well structured event.

Duncan Powell
Splash Imaging Supplies

11 Sep 2018

Come with a clear head ready to absorb lots of ideas

Kelly Stock
Kelly Ann Events

11 Sep 2018

Fantastic event, well worth time, learnt heaps plus had fun!

Damien Battersby
Proactive IT Solutions

11 Sep 2018

I got a lot out of tonight. Very informative

Michael Riley
Exec Director Australian Patients Association

11 Sep 2018

The event was particularly well run to time. The panel was well balanced and offered great value. Love the emphasis on strategy and processes. Also liked the insights into different aspects of digital marketing

Helen McIntosh
Operations Genie

11 Sep 2018

Very insightful and enjoyable company of professionals.

Mick Guerin
Foodworks

11 Sep 2018

Thought provoking, knowledge filled, entertaining.

Ian Hopkinson
Mad Scientist

11 Sep 2018

A great opportunity to think outside my sector and think about marketing for the business.

Kate Sutton
Humanitarian Advisory Group

Nov 2018

Come along for the dinner. Stay for the education

Benny Ausmus
Big Change Agency
Nov 2018

Excellent opportunity to learn more about business in a targeted manner. Excellent knowledge on the panel

Sarah Cowan
Light and Dark Creative
Nov 2018

Good mix of business and entertainment

Gerard Keble
Keble's Trading
Nov 2018

Informative and in a format that is engaging and useful

Warren Cochrane
Neopost
Nov 2018

Fantastic insights on lots of aspects of business relevant to any business owner. It's like speed dating for your business. Plus lots of useful hacks, many of which we will be implementing tomorrow

Jessica Pile and Peita De Trizio
DeArch
Nov 2018

Insightful - great for getting focused with critical items for business/clients etc

Ben Recto
Elephant Financial
Nov 2018

Really interesting and engaging. Very professional.

Matt Dunstone
Horizons Wealth
Nov 2018

Take notes! You learn and get an opportunity to talk to others about your business.

Sarah MacDonald
Canine Comprehension
Nov 2018

There is no way you wouldn't learn something valuable

Alan Gill
Choice Energy
Nov 2018

Very informative, relevant. Great networking. Learnt a lot

Adam Williams
Zeroda Sports Wash
Nov 2018

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