Canvas Coworking Inc. Association General Meeting December 2019

Canvas Coworking Inc. Association General Meeting December 2019

Canvas Coworking Inc. is a not-for-profit Incorporated Association. Our meetings, which discuss the strategy for growth of the coworking community and the direction of the association, are held on the 3rd Thursday of the Even Months (February, April, June, August, October and December). The meetings are open to anyone to attend, though only Financial Members are entitled to vote on the decisions being made. Membership is available via www.canvascoworking.com.au

The October General Meeting will be held on 19th December 2019 at 12:30pm. 

If you can’t make it in person, you can also attend live via Zoom

A recording of the meeting will be available for Members via the Canvas Coworking Members Facebook page. You need to be a financial member of Canvas Coworking to access this Facebook group. Sign up to become a member

Light lunch is served, please RSVP via the link below to ensure we cater adequately.

Meetings are held at Canvas Coworking Space
Suite 1, 625 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba City

If you have any questions, please contact Ellen Ronalds Keene (Secretary) admin@canvascoworking.com.au

Mentor in the House – Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Mentor in the House – Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Mentor in the House: Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Peta Gray is a Principal Legal Director and Co-Founder of Toowoomba’s newest and most-innovative law firm, Enterprise Legal.

Peta has practised exclusively in Business Law (including commercial, property, employment and intellectual property) for the duration of her career and as such, she has worked on many hundreds of business transactions. She has extensive experience advising a range of business clients, from ASX-listed corporates to ‘mum and dad’ business owners.

In addition to her 7+ years of legal experience, Peta has an extensive work history in marketing and project management, which assists her to visualise and manage the ‘big picture’ for her clients and their businesses. Her focus is on providing practical, commercially-savyy legal advice, which progresses her clients’ desired business outcomes.

Peta is the Director of Enterprise Legal’s Commercial, Property and Leasing practice areas.

A few of the many topics that you could discuss with Peta are:

• Your obligations as an entrepreneur;
• How to protect yourself with thorough Terms and Conditions & Privacy Policy;
• Establishing partnership, supply and distribution agreements;
• Leases and Contracts;
• Grant Deeds and Finance Term Sheets;
• How to structure your company

Book your spot to make sure you don’t miss out. You can also just show up on the day and wait for next available time, but a spot cannot be guaranteed unless you book.

This is not a workshop, this is a one-to-one conversation about you & your business.
Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Cost: FREE
Priority is given to Financial Members of Canvas Coworking Inc.
Apply now to become a Member

Book your spot

Mentor in the House sessions are available, thanks to the generosity of these experts in our community, who see the value in supporting up and coming entrepreneurs to make informed decisions during the hectic early stages of starting a new business.

By accessing their knowledge and experience, during a 30 minute personal conversation, you are able to get suggestions on how to prepare yourself for the next steps in your business development; which products, tools & techniques can help you move forward more smoothly and which services or platforms to access to save you time and money during these lean early days.

Each of our Mentors are available free of charge during this session. Future conversations or actions are then negotiated between you and the Mentor (Canvas Coworking is not involved with any future activity that results from a mentoring session, nor do we take any commission).

Open Mic Pitch Night

Open Mic Pitch Night

Open Mic Pitch Night

Do you have a story to tell, a product to launch, funds to raise or a cause to create awareness of?

On the 3rd Friday of each month, we open the doors and the stage to local entrepreneurs to give their pitch, and invite the community to come and listen. Whether you are an entrepreneur, an investor, a business enthusiast, a corporate employee or anyone in between, you are welcome to join us as part of the audience to hear the pitches.

Want to pitch?

We have 6x 5-minute spots available each month.

Three spots are available to be pre-booked by Members, so you can be guaranteed time with the microphone.

Another three spots are available on the night, for anyone who wants to speak. These are on a first come, first served basis…so get there early (sign up sheet will be available from 4:30pm)

 

Pitches will start at 5pm and conclude by 6pm, with a short intermission.

There is no judging, no criteria and no rules (other than common courtesy of course).

Time for a few questions will follow each pitch.

Slides are optional, we recommend creating slides in 16:9 format to best suit the screen.

 

For the pitchers and the audience, we’ll provide a drink & some snacks to help you relax.

We will probably go out for dinner somewhere nearby afterward, you are welcome to join if you are available (dinner is not included in your ticket price)

Ticket price

FREE for Canvas Members

$10 for Non-Members

 

Get a ticket to PITCH or LISTEN

Schedule

4:30pm Arrival – sign up sheet for Open Spots available

                         – grab a drink and snacks

                         – meet other attendees

5:00pm Pitching commences 3x 5 minute pitches plus Q&A

5:30pm Short break

5:35pm Pitching continues 3x 5 minute pitches plus Q&A

6:00pm Time to meet the pitchers and others in the audience

6:30pm Close (go out for dinner, optional)

 

Let us know you are coming along, book your ticket to PITCH or LISTEN here

Conversations for Success with Tracy Tully

Conversations for Success with Tracy Tully

A conversation is a relationship! One conversation at a time, you’re building, destroying or flat lining your relationships. Successful partnerships are all about understanding that our core needs must be met. Some people trudge along in life, pretending not to know how deeply off kilter their  marriage/relationship/partnership is. Conversations for Success with Tracy Tully is your opportunity to get out from behind YOURSELF! Some people are fearful of showing their real selves and think its wrong to put their welfare and interests first. Change your life by paying attention to it. Stop comparing yourself to others and start to live your life, no more dumbing down your soul’s deepest desires to get approval from others.  Join us for Conversation for Success to know the habits that stand in your way and those that work for you.

What you will take away

  • Skills to converse for success
  • Get out from behind YOURSELF!
  • Transform the way you speak, ask and listen to rise to your potential and accomplish goals
  • How to really get to know someone….beyond “How are you? I’m fine.
  • How to really answer when someone asks you “How are you?”
  • Know the habits that stand in your way and those that work for you

What to bring 

  • tablet/laptop/paper&pen for taking notes
  • BYO lunch

Tracy Tully is a speaker, mentor, author and two times whistle-blower at www.tracytully.com.  A motivation percolator, wordsmith and distiller of fear; Tracy creates influential speakers all over the world, by helping people unlock their voice to lift their Profile, Prestige and Profit. She teaches how to overcome fear of public speaking through motivation and resilience, funding a lifestyle working anywhere in  the world. As a change influencer and disruptor, Tracy challenges people to step out of their comfort zone boots and build their resilience muscle! She conducts powerful and witty speaking opportunities, growing confidence, improving motivation, strengthening resilience and understanding assertive mindset to move forward. Her presentations are passionate and highly engaging! She guarantees you’ll never forget her presentations!

Presenter: Tracy Tully; Speaker, Mentor and Author

Date: Friday 1st Nov 2019 @ 12pm-1pm (Q&A may run overtime, so perhaps allow extra)
At Canvas Coworking Space, Suite 1/625 Ruthven St, Toowoomba

Unable to attend in person? No problem, join us live via Zoom, an online meeting platform. Select the ‘via Zoom’ option when you book via the website (same payment options apply). You will then receive an email with the link and password to join the session on Friday morning.

Cost: FREE for Members
$10 for Non-members

BYO Lunch

BOOK YOUR SPOT

Each week we present a different topic, focused on the needs of entrepreneurs, freelancers and business owners. If you have a topic you would like us to cover, or you would like to present about a topic, please send an email to bookings@canvascoworking.com.au

Mentor in the House – Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Mentor in the House – Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Mentor in the House: Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Peta Gray is a Principal Legal Director and Co-Founder of Toowoomba’s newest and most-innovative law firm, Enterprise Legal.

Peta has practised exclusively in Business Law (including commercial, property, employment and intellectual property) for the duration of her career and as such, she has worked on many hundreds of business transactions. She has extensive experience advising a range of business clients, from ASX-listed corporates to ‘mum and dad’ business owners.

In addition to her 7+ years of legal experience, Peta has an extensive work history in marketing and project management, which assists her to visualise and manage the ‘big picture’ for her clients and their businesses. Her focus is on providing practical, commercially-savyy legal advice, which progresses her clients’ desired business outcomes.

Peta is the Director of Enterprise Legal’s Commercial, Property and Leasing practice areas.

A few of the many topics that you could discuss with Peta are:

• Your obligations as an entrepreneur;
• How to protect yourself with thorough Terms and Conditions & Privacy Policy;
• Establishing partnership, supply and distribution agreements;
• Leases and Contracts;
• Grant Deeds and Finance Term Sheets;
• How to structure your company

Book your spot to make sure you don’t miss out. You can also just show up on the day and wait for next available time, but a spot cannot be guaranteed unless you book.

This is not a workshop, this is a one-to-one conversation about you & your business.
Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Cost: FREE
Priority is given to Financial Members of Canvas Coworking Inc.
Apply now to become a Member

Book your spot

Mentor in the House sessions are available, thanks to the generosity of these experts in our community, who see the value in supporting up and coming entrepreneurs to make informed decisions during the hectic early stages of starting a new business.

By accessing their knowledge and experience, during a 30 minute personal conversation, you are able to get suggestions on how to prepare yourself for the next steps in your business development; which products, tools & techniques can help you move forward more smoothly and which services or platforms to access to save you time and money during these lean early days.

Each of our Mentors are available free of charge during this session. Future conversations or actions are then negotiated between you and the Mentor (Canvas Coworking is not involved with any future activity that results from a mentoring session, nor do we take any commission).

Open Mic Pitch Night

Open Mic Pitch Night

Open Mic Pitch Night

Do you have a story to tell, a product to launch, funds to raise or a cause to create awareness of?

On the 3rd Friday of each month, we open the doors and the stage to local entrepreneurs to give their pitch, and invite the community to come and listen. Whether you are an entrepreneur, an investor, a business enthusiast, a corporate employee or anyone in between, you are welcome to join us as part of the audience to hear the pitches.

Want to pitch?

We have 6x 5-minute spots available each month.

Three spots are available to be pre-booked by Members, so you can be guaranteed time with the microphone.

Another three spots are available on the night, for anyone who wants to speak. These are on a first come, first served basis…so get there early (sign up sheet will be available from 4:30pm)

 

Pitches will start at 5pm and conclude by 6pm, with a short intermission.

There is no judging, no criteria and no rules (other than common courtesy of course).

Time for a few questions will follow each pitch.

Slides are optional, we recommend creating slides in 16:9 format to best suit the screen.

 

For the pitchers and the audience, we’ll provide a drink & some snacks to help you relax.

We will probably go out for dinner somewhere nearby afterward, you are welcome to join if you are available (dinner is not included in your ticket price)

Ticket price

FREE for Canvas Members

$10 for Non-Members

 

Get a ticket to PITCH or LISTEN

Schedule

4:30pm Arrival – sign up sheet for Open Spots available

                         – grab a drink and snacks

                         – meet other attendees

5:00pm Pitching commences 3x 5 minute pitches plus Q&A

5:30pm Short break

5:35pm Pitching continues 3x 5 minute pitches plus Q&A

6:00pm Time to meet the pitchers and others in the audience

6:30pm Close (go out for dinner, optional)

 

Let us know you are coming along, book your ticket to PITCH or LISTEN here

Canvas Coworking Inc. Association 2019 Annual General Meeting

Canvas Coworking Inc. Association 2019 Annual General Meeting

Join us for our AGM to be part of the selection of our Committee for 2019-2020, and the conversation about the direction of the space.

This year’s Annual General Meeting for Canvas Coworking Inc. will be held on Thursday 17th October 2019 at 12:30pm. We will hold a short General Meeting immediately followed by the AGM.

Canvas Coworking Inc. is a not-for-profit Incorporated Association. Our meetings, which discuss the strategy for growth of the coworking community and the direction of the association, are held on the 3rd Thursday of the Even Months (February, April, June, August, October and December). The meetings are open to anyone to attend, though only Financial Members are entitled to vote on the decisions being made, or nominate to hold a Committee position. Membership is available via www.canvascoworking.com.au

If you can’t make it in person, you can also join via Zoom. A link will be shared to those who RSVP prior to the day.

Light refreshments are served, please RSVP to ensure we cater adequately.

RSVP is available to advise if you are ‘Attending In Person’, ‘Attending Via Zoom’ or ‘Not Attending’. It is appreciated if ALL Members RSVP.

Meetings are held at Canvas Coworking Space
Suite 1, 625 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba City

If you have any questions, please contact Ellen Ronalds Keene (Secretary) on 0474 721 296.

Mentor in the House – Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Mentor in the House – Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Mentor in the House: Peta Gray – Answering Your Legal Questions

Peta Gray is a Principal Legal Director and Co-Founder of Toowoomba’s newest and most-innovative law firm, Enterprise Legal.

Peta has practised exclusively in Business Law (including commercial, property, employment and intellectual property) for the duration of her career and as such, she has worked on many hundreds of business transactions. She has extensive experience advising a range of business clients, from ASX-listed corporates to ‘mum and dad’ business owners.

In addition to her 7+ years of legal experience, Peta has an extensive work history in marketing and project management, which assists her to visualise and manage the ‘big picture’ for her clients and their businesses. Her focus is on providing practical, commercially-savyy legal advice, which progresses her clients’ desired business outcomes.

Peta is the Director of Enterprise Legal’s Commercial, Property and Leasing practice areas.

A few of the many topics that you could discuss with Peta are:

• Your obligations as an entrepreneur;
• How to protect yourself with thorough Terms and Conditions & Privacy Policy;
• Establishing partnership, supply and distribution agreements;
• Leases and Contracts;
• Grant Deeds and Finance Term Sheets;
• How to structure your company

Book your spot to make sure you don’t miss out. You can also just show up on the day and wait for next available time, but a spot cannot be guaranteed unless you book.

This is not a workshop, this is a one-to-one conversation about you & your business.
Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Cost: FREE
Priority is given to Financial Members of Canvas Coworking Inc.
Apply now to become a Member

Book your spot

Mentor in the House sessions are available, thanks to the generosity of these experts in our community, who see the value in supporting up and coming entrepreneurs to make informed decisions during the hectic early stages of starting a new business.

By accessing their knowledge and experience, during a 30 minute personal conversation, you are able to get suggestions on how to prepare yourself for the next steps in your business development; which products, tools & techniques can help you move forward more smoothly and which services or platforms to access to save you time and money during these lean early days.

Each of our Mentors are available free of charge during this session. Future conversations or actions are then negotiated between you and the Mentor (Canvas Coworking is not involved with any future activity that results from a mentoring session, nor do we take any commission).

Intermediate Mailchimp: Lunch & Learn

Intermediate Mailchimp: Lunch & Learn

So, you’ve set up your Mailchimp account and started to enjoy the benefits of this automation platform.  You are staying connected with your audience, engaging your customers and building your brand.
Now what????  Come along to this week’s Lunch & Learn session, Intermediate Mailchimp, and take your Mailchimp use to the next level.

What you will learn at Intermediate Mailchimp:

  • Scheduling
  • Social sharing
  • Analytics
  • Automations

What to bring:

  • Your laptop/tablet
  • Lunch!

This session assumes that you have an existing Mailchimp account and a basic understanding of how Mailchimp works.

Presenter: Joy Taylor

Date: Friday 13 Sep 2019 @ 12pm-1pm (Q&A may run overtime, so perhaps allow extra)
At Canvas Coworking Space, Suite 1/625 Ruthven St, Toowoomba

Unable to attend in person? No problem, join us live via Zoom, an online meeting platform. Select the ‘via Zoom’ option when you book via the website (same payment options apply). You will then receive an email with the link and password to join the session on Friday morning.

Cost: FREE for Members
$10 for Non-members

BYO Lunch

BOOK YOUR SPOT

Each week we present a different topic, focused on the needs of entrepreneurs, freelancers and business owners. If you have a topic you would like us to cover, or you would like to present about a topic, please send an email to bookings@canvascoworking.com.au