Professional Development

Sessions that support the personal and professional growth of our members’ staff.

Upcoming Professional Development Events

EVENT DATE:  April 22, 2020

Being ‘in charge’ comes with responsibilities. Understanding those responsibilities as well as knowing what type of leader you are or will become, is as important as your skills and experience.Our speakers will explore leadership styles, unravel govern …

EVENT DATE:  May 26, 2020


Past Professional Development Events

EVENT DATE: March 11, 2020

Drawing on theory and examples from the military, psychology and management science, this workshop is a hands on journey into how we think and act when we don’t have all the facts. From learning about situations you can and can’t control to confident d …

EVENT DATE: February 5, 2020

Where would we be without technology? #lost However, is it contributing to an inability to relate to others and is it affecting the potential for how we do business? Our speakers will discuss: Valuable insights on the trends and challenges of working i …

EVENT DATE: October 10, 2019

In this professional development session, learn how to maximise your social presence to engage your customers. Our presenters will provide you with theoretical and practical insights on: Social engagement hinges on authenticity Done is better than perf …

EVENT DATE: September 19, 2019

What lessons have you learned as a leader over the past 20 years and what advice would you give yourself? Join us for breakfast and an opportunity to hear from leaders from diverse industry groups. Panel: Chris Saines, Director, QAGOMA Professor Caroly …

EVENT DATE: August 28, 2019

You and your team are invited to a professional development session aimed at developing your skills as a valued team player and using healthy competition as a source of inspiration and energy. This session will be hands-on and interactive, as you chall …

EVENT DATE: July 24, 2019

Aimed at companies in hospitality and the service industry. Our Presenter will share insights and techniques on: How ‘engagement’ can improve your business, reduce costs and increase revenue. Strategies to increase engagement. Creating an environment o …

EVENT DATE: March 20, 2019

This professional development (tutorial) session provides you with guidance and tips on how to write and present a tender, grant or award application. Our presenter will share insights and techniques on: Interpreting what is required in an application …

EVENT DATE: February 13, 2019

Business South Bank’s first professional development for 2019 will help you with tips on how to think differently and be more focused for the year ahead.

EVENT DATE: September 19, 2018

Join us for breakfast and a conversation with some of Brisbane’s leading and diverse business people.

EVENT DATE: July 18, 2018

In this professional development session, learn about digital disruption and what this means to marketing.

EVENT DATE: May 17, 2018

In this professional development session, the topic of Problem Solving Under Time Constraints will be explored. This session will be hands on as you challenge yourself in a practical simulation hosted by BSB Members Directors of the Extraordinary.

EVENT DATE: February 14, 2018

Business South Bank (BSB) members are invited to attend the Professional Development Series – Managing Up, Down & Sideways.

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