News

03 Jun
Are you ready to export?

In the global marketplace, customers demand efficiency, speed, quality and good service. To stand out, your products must speak to international customers through strong branding, attractive packaging and eye-catching promotional material.

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03 Jun
The hidden costs in our workplace relations system – it’s not all AWAs and WorkChoices

While the focus will inevitably largely remain on the big ticket items during the current federal election campaign period, there are multiple hangovers within the current system that continue to have a significant cumulative effect on business costs and efficiencies.

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12 May
New research uncovers misconceptions about going solar

Commercial solar power systems are more affordable and reliable than ever before, but according to recent market research by the City of Melbourne there are some key misconceptions that are stopping businesses from installing rooftop solar energy systems.

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10 May
Spot a lie like the FBI

Being able to tell when someone’s stretching the truth starts with the first greeting, says behavioural scientist, clinical hypnotherapist and former police detective, Steve Van Aperen.

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08 Apr
Social media: a strategic imperative

There are now 250 new digital leaders in Victoria thanks to media entrepreneur, Amanda Gome.

At our Victorian Chamber presents breakfast on Wednesday, Amanda spoke to an audience of digital natives, digital immigrants and everyone in between on the importance of harnessing the power of digital for professional and business development. Her key message for us all?  It’s easier than you think – you just have to make a start.

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01 Apr
10 minutes with a would-be martian

Dianne McGrath, one of the 100 would-be astronauts planning to establish the first settlement on the red planet through the privately funded Mars One project, will be speaking at our upcoming business breakfast on 21 April.

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24 Mar
'Gut feel' leadership is dead

by Amanda Gome.

Recently one of the smartest executives I know, who is always ahead of trend curves, looked at me bewildered. “I can't keep up anymore," he said. “I don't know how."

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24 Mar
Join the Good Health, Good Business Summit

The Victorian Chamber is proud to be part of Cancer Council Victoria’s Good Health, Good Business Summit, presented by the Achievement Program and LiveLighter on Friday 8 April.

The Summit will bring health and wellbeing experts together to give advice on how making healthy changes in the workplace can benefit not only the health of your staff but also your bottom line.

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24 Mar
Financial and professional services - harnessing opportunities in ASEAN

In 2015 the ASEAN Economic Community brought greater economic integration in our region, including easier movement of goods, services and skilled labour.

It gives Australian businesses huge opportunities to reach a market of more than 600 million people, particularly in the financial and professional services sector.

Asialink Business is hosting a panel discussion which will discuss:

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18 Mar
Explore opportunities for tourism and hospitality in Hong Kong

The Victorian Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Sindy Wong, head of tourism and hospitality at Invest Hong Kong will be in Victoria on Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 of May 2016.

Sindy will be presenting the opportunities for tourism and hospitality in Hong Kong.

Sindy is happy to meet companies who are willing to have an overview of the market in Hong Kong and the opportunities present in the below sub-sectors:

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Media and Communications Contact

All media enquiries may be directed to the Media and Communications Manager.

For all other enquiries, please contact the Victorian Chamber on (03) 8662 5333.

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