2019 Workshop Series
The workshops are specifically targeted at guiding you through the Business Awards entry process and enabling you to submit your best possible entry. The workshops are provided free as part of the Business Awards programme.
New this year is the opportunity to also book a free one-on-one 30 minute mentoring session with Toi-Ohomai Institute of Technology business tutors.
Venue: The View, upstairs at Dixie Browns, Roberts Street, Taupo
Format: Same session repeated twice each day, 11.30am–1.00pm and 5.30pm–7.00pm. Tea, coffee and snacks provided.
Workshop A: Entry Form 101
Wed 8 May (11:30am-1:00pm and 5:30pm-7:00pm)
Learn first-hand from Jeni Fountain and Jack Keogh, Judging Conveners from Toi-Ohomai Institute of Technology. They will step through the entry form in detail, explaining each question and what the judges are looking for.
Tutors from Toi-Ohomai will be available by appointment between the two workshops for one on one sessions for any specific guidance you need with your entry or the entry form. To book an appointment please email email@example.com
Workshop B: Expert Advice
Wed 15 May (11:30am-1:00pm and 5:30pm-7:00pm)
A panel of successful business people and previous Business Award winners from the Taupo Business Chamber will provide expert advice and give real examples of how to tackle each section of the entry form.
When your head is spinning and you don’t know where to start, it is incredibly helpful to get some practical examples of how to put together a winning entry.
Workshop C: Final Countdown
Wed 22 May (11:30am-1:00pm and 5:30pm-7:00pm)
The judges from Toi-Ohomai are back to answer all your burning questions in the countdown to finalise your entry.
They will be tackling the commonly asked questions that have surfaced during the entry process and addressing any questions from the floor.
This is your last chance to get some expert input into bringing together your best entry!
Tutors from Toi-Ohomai will also be available by appointment between the two workshops for one on one sessions for any specific guidance you need with your entry or the entry form. To book an appointment please email firstname.lastname@example.org