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3am Founders @ theSPACE Cairns

Tue, May 22nd, 2018 - 14:00 - Tue, May 22nd, 2018 - 15:30
3am Founders @ theSPACE Cairns

Entrepreneurship can be a lonely, isolating, and tough journey. The roller-coaster ride that is startup entrepreneurship can minifest as those internal voices in your head, telling you to give up, that you are a failure, an imposter, a fraud. Those voices are often loudest at 3am.

Join us for an open, candid, and jovial chat about those those voices of self-doubt in our heads, and the ups and downs of the roller-coaster. Whether you suffer from those 3am voices or not, come along and join in the conversation. The event is open to everyone to attend.

This event is part of…

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Big Fish Competition - Pitching Finals

Mon, May 28th, 2018 - 13:00 - Mon, May 28th, 2018 - 15:00
Big Fish Competition - Pitching Finals

The Big Fish Competition is in full swing and we can't wait to hear all the amazing ideas you have! Visit www.bigfish.yepcairns.com to enter!

The Pitching Finals will be held at the Tanks Art Centre and will involve the finalists for the Big Fish Comp to pitch in front of our inspiring panel of judges. Entrants will have the chance to deliver their pitch and win prizes for their idea, and the ability to connect with other local innovative leaders.

Want to be a finalist? There's 3 easy steps...
1) Create a 3-5 minute…

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Lunch with Steve Baxter - QLD Chief Entrepreneur (Malanda)

Tue, May 29th, 2018 - 12:00 - Tue, May 29th, 2018 - 14:00
Lunch with Steve Baxter - QLD Chief Entrepreneur (Malanda)

As part of Small Business Week 2018, Steve Baxter will be joining us for an engaging and insightful lunch at the Malanda Hotel.

Steve Baxter is one of Australia’s most successful tech entrepreneurs, and an active investor and mentor to startups. He is also well known as a Shark on Shark Tank Australia.

Steve is an active supporter of Australia’s and Queensland’s startup eco-system as a founding board member of advocacy group StartupAUS, the founder of Brisbane technology startup hub River City Labs, and the mission leader for Startup Catalyst.

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FNQ Business Conference with Andrew Griffiths (Atherton)

Fri, June 1st, 2018 - 08:30 - Fri, June 1st, 2018 - 17:00
FNQ Business Conference with Andrew Griffiths (Atherton)

Coinciding with Queensland Small Business Week (28 May – 1 June 2018) the Far North Queensland Business Conference will bring together all types of business operators, economic development practitioners, agencies and specialists to hear from an array of guest speakers on topics relevant to new enterprises and diversification, business growth and high performing workforces.

Bestselling author, entrepreneur and global presenter, Andrew Griffiths will MC the all-day event on Friday 1 June 2018 from 9.00am until 5.00pm. 

Andrew Griffiths is Australia’s #1 Small Business author with 13 books sold in over 65 countries. He is an acclaimed international speaker…

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