Sign up quickly for business workshops starting on March 11

THERE'S still time for people to sign on to the Better Business Workshop series which starts on March 11.

A council spokesman said the workshops, designed to enhance the business skills, profitability and growth of small businesses, woulld be held from 5.30pm to 8.30pm on March 11, 18 and 25 and April 1 and 8 in the councillors' meeting room upstairs at the Maryborough City Hall.

He said the cost was $395 for the five workshops which included two hours of one-on-one business mentoring, networking opportunities and business mentoring support.

Bookings can be made on 1300 406 080 or

The spokesman said participants were restricted to 10 places at each workshop which would be facilitated by Rod Richards, of Richards Consulting, whose core activity was providing businesses with new skills and developing strategies for improved performance and future direction.

He said participants who completed the full workshop and mentoring program might be eligible to receive a nationally accredited qualification BSB40407 Certificate IV in Small Business.