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IBNInc and the Designer Chicks 


“Leveraging LinkedIn”

Presented by Jane Tweedy from FAQ Business Training

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This workshop and will be covering things such as:

– How do you leverage it to get potential clients
– How do you describe what you do
– Who should we be connecting with
– How many connections should we have to be effective etc
– Difference between personal page and business page, which one most important, which one we need to put themost effort into it
– How often should you be posting
– Can you link blogs directly from website or need to upload separately
– Are hashtags important
– What should the header image be

Designer Chicks Monthly Meetings 

Meetings are the last Wednesday of the month from 9:30am – 12:00pm

Purchase IBNInc and/or Designer Chicks Annual Membership

$200 Annual Membership

(Pro Rata rate if you join throughout the year)

Membership includes 10 daytime meetings (Feb-Nov)

December – Christmas Lunch (at own expense, cost TBA)

Meeting Fees: Non-Members: $45.00

Julie Warner IBNInc Founder

Julie Warner

Independent Business Network Inc Founder

IBNinc Network Group

June 20th – Register Now

“We have a fantastic session planned for our June 20th Meeting –  “LinkedIn Optimisation” presented by Deb Ricketts from Versatile VA

IBNInc Monthly Meetings 

Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of the month from 9:30am – 12:00pm

About Us

Who is Independent Business Network Incorporated (IBNInc)? Independent Business Network Incorporated (IBNInc) is a Not For Profit Association with low cost membership fees for those in Micro to Small business which operates in the Hills Community of Sydney, NSW, Australia.

IBNInc commenced operations in October, 2008 by co-founders Julie Warner, Kay Murphy & Mary Louise Marshall.

Our primary purpose is to:

  • provide support and education to business owners along with regular forums for open discussion on business related topics, issues and ideas.
  • facilitate the creation of strategic alliances and partnerships whilst providing opportunities for members to share experiences and knowledge to reach their personal and business goals.

IBNInc News

Independent Business Network Inc. – Your business growth and support system!

FREE e-book  Subscribe Now to get your copy!
Doing Business in the Digital Age for the Micro Business Owner           

This is the first e-book that has been published by IBNInc and is an exciting extension to our monthly group meetings, which allows us to share the experience, knowledge and expertise of our members who are all micro to small business owners in the Hills District of Sydney. 

This book is filled with very honest accounts of all the highs and lows of this roller coaster ride that is – being a business owner in the digital age! 

IBNInc Group Benefits

What are the Benefits of Becoming a Member?

IBNInc members have the opportunity to network, promote their business and participate in regular forums for open discussion on business related topics, issues and ideas. Membership benefits include;

  • attending 10 monthly low cost networking meetings with morning tea (Feb – Nov) and December Christmas lunch (at own expense – cost TBA)
  • a free listing on IBNInc website business directory
  • two free banner adverts for your business on the IBNInc website
  • access to “Free” advertising opportunities for your events on the IBNInc Facebook Page
  • access to a members only Facebook Group
  • free posting of articles in your area of expertise on the IBNInc Business Blog (with backlink to your website)
  • structured meetings with members encouraged to suggest workshop topics
  • an open, relaxed environment to discuss any business issues you may have
  • having fun whilst networking and growing your business

For More Information – Contact Us

Julie Warner

M: 0414 210 979

About our Members

IBNInc Magazines

FREE e-book!

Doing Business

in the Digital Age

for the

Micro Business Owner



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