Instagram Basics - Marketing for your Business - Hopetoun - Thursday 4th October 2018
Come along to this workshop and learn how to set up a Business Instagram Profile, how to post engaging content, interact with others through Instagram, make effective use of hashtags and more.
Support your Local Chamber of Commerce
Supporting your local Chamber of Commerce is supporting locally and regionally based businesses. The Esperance Chamber of Commerce is here to advocate for economic investment and industry development in our community and region - for the benefit of business growth and prosperity.
Please think about partnering with us as a Member or Sponsor and show your support for business in Esperance and the South East Coastal Region.
WA Small Business Day
- Increase the profile and awareness of the small business sector in WA.
- Celebrate and recognise the contribution that small business makes to WA.
- Think Small First.
On Saturday 27 October 2018, we are encouraging everyone to Think Small First. That is, make a conscious decision to spend their money at a small business.
To download new materials from the website click here.
Social Media Marketing
We all know how effective Social Media Marketing can be, but there are some Do's and Don'ts we can follow to help us maximise our social media reach. We've included some tips below for you as well as some info about the best times to post.
If you are new to Social Media Marketing for your business, or if you would like to learn more about social media apps - why not think about coming along to our Business Local workshops. For a list of our Business Local Workshops please click here.
WA Business Confidence Hits 7 Year High
Business confidence has surged in 2018 to mid-boom levels as optimism rises about Western Australia’s economic outlook. CCI Chief Economist Rick Newnham said 75 per cent of WA businesses are expecting the economy to improve or stay the same in the short term – the highest it has been in seven years. Click here for full article.
Business Local Blog
The First Step towards creating more jobs for Western Australians
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
WA SuperNet Survey
You may have seen in the news recently that WA SuperNet (supported by Innovation Central Midlands Inc, CBH and Arc infrastructure) are embarking on a plan to deliver enterprise grade broadband to regional areas of Western Australia. To understand the feasibility of their solution, they are asking for help from regional business owners / operators by completing a 10-15 minute survey. This could be a great step forward in connectivity for regional areas, so please take the time to complete it if you can. All survey responses will remain confidential and will not be specifically linked to you. Click this link to start survey.
If you would like to read about WA SuperNet in the news please click this link to the article in the West Australian.
Lunches will be hosted by ECCI Business Members and will focus on topics that are relevant for you and your business and will help you identify opportunities to grow your business. Both ECCI Members and Non-Members will be invited to attend Lunches with, which will be FREE for ECCI Members and offered at $20 per person for Non-ECCI Members (this must be pre-paid).
Included here is the ECCI Expression of Interest for hosting a Lunch with. If you are interested in hosting one of these events during 2018 please complete and return the EOI as soon as possible as places fill fast.
If you have any questions about the Lunches, please contact Kylie Ryan or Tammy Hough at the ECCI and please feel welcome to share this information and the invitation.
TEDxEsperanceLIVE - The Age of Amazement
Once a year, the world’s most powerful ideas are shared live on the TED conference stage in Vancouver, Canada.
TEDxEsperance is proud to bring you our favorite highlights from TED2018: The Age of Amazement. We hope that the talks you watch at TEDxEsperanceLIVE will spark an exciting conversation about our shared future.
By coming to TEDxEsperanceLIVE you will be part of the TED global community with a shared mission of spreading ideas. The TED community welcomes people of every discipline and culture who seek a deeper understanding of the world.
For Esperance, we will be accessing streamed talks- -TEDxEsperanceLIVE 2018 in Esperance 9:00am - 4:00pm Saturday 14th April. Please email TEDxEsperance@gmail.com for more information or to register to attend.