Thursday, 21 August 2008

Parramatta. Annual VET Awards

The Parramatta Schools Industry Partnerships (ParraSIP), a non-profit organisation assisting young people make their transition from school to further study, training and work through work placement, career facilitation and mentoring youth, will hold its annual Vocational, Educational and Training (VET) awards, at Riverside Theatres, on September 2, from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Enquiries 9633 7100.


Parramatta. Small Business September

More than 300 events to help start, manage and grow a business will be held during Small Business September, across NSW. A number will be held in Parramatta: Sept 3, 4, 5 – Opportunities in Canada, the USA and Latin America; Sept 4, 23 – Starting out, covering the major issues for a new small business; Sept 16 – small business sustainability; Sept 16, 25 – Healthy business, healthy returns; Sept 17, 24 – Government assistance for small businesses; Sept 23 – Parramatta Business & Sustainability Expo, and Negotiation, getting the most from suppliers; Sept 24 – Investing in customer service. Hotline 1300 661 539. Events are added daily at smallbusiness