As part of our initiative to support entrepreneurs, startups and business owners – we actively put on and seek out the best local events for entrepreneurs.
“You don't know what you don't know until you know it”
Events serve to educate and support entrepreneurs through their startup Journey. Any experienced entrepreneur knows that it can often be a long and lonely road to success, this coupled with the need to perform roles outside of your area of expertise can lead to an overall daunting and difficult experience.
Coming along to events ensures that you are up to date with current trends across various industries, meeting people in similar circumstances and also taking advantage of opportunities that can go a long way to helping your business.
Join us at our next event and find out what it is all about. Very rarely is it a waste of time, so if you haven't already RSVP to the next one!
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The Macquarie University Incubator hosts a monthly meet-up for women who are interested in leadership, innovation, entrepreneurship and business.
Our aim is to help increase the participation of women in entrepreneurship and leadership roles, encouraging growth and development through the support, real-life experiences, and tips and tricks of other participants and speakers.
Cecily Zhu is an accredited mediator and dispute resolution specialist. She is the Managing Director of The Accord Group, an international dispute resolution firm specialising in mediation, facilitation, training and the management of industry dispute resolution schemes. She specialises in providing early intervention services aimed at resolving disputes quickly and informally. She facilitates multi-party disputes and consultation processes – her clients have included national government-owned corporations and peak professional bodies.
Cecily is also a conciliator at the Fair Work Commission.
She has worked with clients in Australia, Hong Kong and Malaysia.
Topic: Dispute Resolution 101
Disputes are a natural part of business and life. However, there can serious costs associated with disputes – stress, lost productivity, poor performing teams, expensive legal fees and broken relationships. In this presentation, Cecily will draw on her experience as a mediator to share some of her best tips and tricks for resolving disputes which will help all entrepreneurs on their business journey.
The event is open to everyone – staff, students, externals.
We meet on the first Friday of every month.