Maximise Live Engagement Online

The recent pandemic has seen a major shift to online sales and engagement. Many organisations were not equipped to capitalize on this transition. The Maximise Live Engagement Online project aims to upskill small businesses and increase digital literacy across online engagement platforms. 

The training enables small businesses to utilise digital platforms to increase their audience and market reach.

The Maximise Live Engagement Online project aligns to the 2022 theme aiming to help small businesses Rebuild their business, Recharge their market and Renew their audience. The key areas the project will target include:

  • Working with Digital Technology
  • Branding and Marketing
  • Growing your Business
  • Upskilling your Staff

Participating in the Maximise Live Engagement Online project will result in improving confidence with online engagement and exploring potential online markets and audiences.

This series of online events is available to small businesses across NSW.

There are 60 minute online lunch talks at 12pm on the 9 and 16 of March 2022 to enable small businesses to ‘Rebuild, Recharge, Renew’. These lunches will have speakers who will build digital capacities of attendees by presenting on the following topics.

  • Doing business in an online world
  • Collaborative tools for remote work


Ben Newsome and Karen Player co founders of Virtual Excursions Australia and are leading experts on using digital technologies to deliver quality learning experiences to students. Ben and Karen also teach organisations best practice in engaging audiences and technical requirements to ensure successful digital delivery.

Avon Collis

Director of Relevate: CRM & Marketing Automation Specialist will be joining us on 9 March.

Sybil Williams

Founder and CEO at Atomic Tangerine will be joining us on 16 March

Rowena Bale

Event Manager and Project Manager at Sprintr will be joining us on 16 March

Register now for the online lunch talks

Go beyond simply presenting a live online event, make it a digital success.

In this session we look at how to ensure that your event can handle audiences of all sizes. From repurposing digital content to ensuring that livestreaming is ready to go, this is session lifts the lid on creating a successful live event.

How do you drive engagement before the event and ensure that this flows throughout your event?

Join us to discuss the ins and outs of live online events. From marketing to online event tips, this session covers practical ways to make your next webinar successful.

Follow up from the lunch talks with a 90 minute online webinar on 23 March at 12pm. Discover the tips and tricks for online live engagement! Find out how to setup your lighting, sound, meet online security needs & much more. We look at what to avoid and how to create a professional, successful, engaging online session for your audience, no matter the size.

The training session focuses on best practices for engaging audiences in online presentations. The content of this webinar will cover a variety of software technologies, lighting, microphones, online security, live streaming, booking platforms and more. Associated with this webinar will be a downloadable training manual for use by attendees.

Register now for the online training

Funded by NSW Government