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Digital Solutions for Small Business

Regional Development Australia Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island is pleased to be partnering with Adelaide Business Hub to offer a series of workshops to our regions small business community.

RDA will roll out workshops across the region, starting in Victor Harbor in March and the Adelaide Hills/Mount Barker as part of May Business Month. Workshops are delivered by experts across a range or topics including websites and selling online, social media and digital marketing, using online business software, online privacy and security. 

The program will operate until June 2021 and for a one-off fee of $55 (incl. GST), small businesses with less than 20 employees can attend as many workshops as they require as well as receive a one hour consulting session on a key related business priority. 

Workshops will be promoted through local councils and industry groups as they are scheduled. To keep informed of all workshops in our region, stay tuned to our weekly RDA eNews. 

Digital Solutions Workshops in Victor Harbor 
The following three workshops have been announced for Victor Harbor as part of the Digital Solutions for Small Business series. Stay tuned for announcements across our region through till June 2021. 

Apps for Tradies:
A workshop designed to demonstrate how Mobile apps can improve your trades business. 

  • Make your iPad the most useful tool in your toolbox
  • Lose your diary & manage client information and schedule appointments electronically
  • Automate reminders and keep client history & information digitally
  • Improve cash flow
  • Get your weekends back 

When: Wednesday 27th March 2019
Time: 2:45 pm for 3:00 pm start - 6:00 pm
Where: Hotel Grosvenor, Boardroom (upstairs), 40 Ocean Street, Victor Harbor SA 5211
Cost: $55.00 (including light supper & refreshments)
Register Here

Digital Agriculture Solutions: 
Are you an agricultural business owner who wants to learn about new digital technologies? We will discuss how to apply digital solutions to your business, reduce overheads and maximise your profits in this workshop presented specifically for the agricultural industry:

  • Increasing efficiencies with digital technologies in the agricultural sector
  • Improving the profitability of agricultural production using data analytics / AI (artificial intelligence)
  • Real-time decision-making technologies for risk management
  • Production applications of digital technologies
  • Food innovation and digital farm systems management

When: Wednesday 3rd April 2019
Time: 9:45 am for 10:00 am start - 1:00 pm 
Where: Victor Harbor Council Civic Centre, Encounter Room, 1 Bay Road, Victor Harbor SA 5211
Cost: $55.00 (including morning tea & refreshments) 
Register Here

Digital Marketing for Retailers: 
Do you want to build your brand on social media and find out about the latest digital marketing trends?

Are you keen to generate more store traffic and increase your conversion rates? 

This workshop will show you how to systemise and streamline your digital marketing activities for maximum effect. 

  • Digital marketing overview
  • Developing an online website marketing strategy
  • Social media content development
  • Social PPC (pay per click) advertising
  • Search engine marketing
  • Inbound marketing techniques (generating customer traffic to your website)
  • Are you working with precinct partners? Entice customers into your shop and precinct

When: Monday 15th April 2019
Times: 5:15 pm for 5:30 pm start - 8:30 pm
Where: Hotel Grosvenor, Boardroom (upstairs), 40 Ocean Street, Victor Harbor SA 5211
Cost: $55.00 (including light supper & refreshments) 
Register Here

For further information please connect with Tania Dunduk, Project Manager: tania(at)