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International trade is high on the agenda for many businesses across regional Queensland. Navigating markets and becoming a confident world trader requires ongoing development – even for the most seasoned exporter.

Join us for this intensive training session developed especially for Queensland exporters. In just two hours, an export consultant will show you how to build your business profile, increase your export success in international markets, and improve your return on investment.

Each session will begin with a panel discussion where local journalists will explain how to pitch your story to the media for maximum success. An audience Q&A session will allow you to find out the detail you can only get from a media insider.

Next, you’ll hear from export consultant Collins Rex, who has more than 10 years’ experience in training export clients. Collins will discuss:

Market selection: Identifying the best market/s for your product or service; including regulations and import/export restrictions; Adapting your product/service to the requirements of your target market, including packaging, labelling and pricing. 

Export planning and strategy: Preparing your business for trading internationally, reducing risk and increasing your chances of sustaining long-term growth; Understanding the key components of a successful business plan.

Developing presentation skills: What makes a good presentation, Developing and delivering a 30-second elevator pitch.  

You’ll also learn more about our states most prestigious exporting program the Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards.

These events are an absolute must for all exporters, established and emerging, to learn important facts about international trade and to network with industry peers. Take-home educational material will be provided.

Specialist media panel: Pitch your story like a pro

Export Consultant Collins Rex

Collins Rex is an independent business consultant who has owned and operated her own successful businesses on two continents. She was also once an award-winning radio announcer. Today, Collins provides specialist advice to a wide range of clients on international marketing, product development, and communication skills.

Collins is passionate about seeing small business do better and do it on the global stage! She has developed and delivered numerous training courses for the Export Council of Australia, including sessions on export readiness, pitching and presentation skills, and free trade agreements.

Collins is an inspiring and informative export consultant, with a practical focus on improving export performance.

This is a free educational event, so spaces are limited. Max two registrations per business.

Spaces are reserved for businesses only - sorry no service providers.


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