2018 08 21 01 5d3cf610 870e 0136 1a6d 063bd7b5133d

Business: Tales From the Edge


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Description

Business stories are one of the most powerful tools we have in our industry. When we tell stories, we have the opportunity to share our experiences with those who can use them to benefit their business and their future. When we listen to stories, we can learn from some of the biggest and brightest professionals.


That's what we want this event to be about. As you network with others, we want you to share and listen to stories. Then, we want you to hear from those who've done well before us - listen to their stories and learn.


About the Speaker/s


Jamie Lingham

Chief Executive Officer @ Absolute Immigration

Jamie is a highly passionate and dedicated immigration professional. He has extensive experience developing immigration policy, compliance and strategies for the attraction and retention of overseas workers.  A natural problem solver, Jamie thrives on the challenge to provide practical solutions to highly complex immigration problems. Active in the industry since 2001, Jamie takes a holistic approach to the overseas immigration and relocation process, specifically looking at ways to educate clients in order to reduce issues faced by sponsors and visa applicants moving to Australia. He has undertaken significant compliance projects for state government departments, multinational organisations and ASX listed companies.


Graham Van Damme

Managing Director @ Jag Capital

Graham is a highly entrepreneurial and results-driven leader with a proven track record of delivering organisational success across operations, commercial and finance functions and M&A. His experience has been developed through national and international leadership positions with Executive and Non-Executive Board roles across aviation, resources, mining services, manufacturing and construction.  He also led a management buyout of a third generation mining services business in 2006, and as Managing Director, grew the business organically from $4 Million in sales to $32 million over 6 years. He subsequently led the sell down of 80% of the business and participated in the subsequent acquisitions leading to the business being sold to an ASX listed entity in 2010 for $575 million. 



What to Expect


Arrive at the venue around 5:30pm for a half hour of networking while you enjoy pizza and beer. The event kicks-off at 6:00pm where one or two speakers will each give a 20-minute presentation. Afterward, there will be a fireside chat with both speakers, where the audience can ask questions, and the event will close at 7:30pm.


About Masters Series by WeTeachMe


At WeTeachMe, we believe that learning should be inspired and impassioned, and run by the people for the people.

In 2016, WeTeachMe officially became the biggest school in Australia, one giant leap towards our fundamental goal of becoming the biggest school in the world. To achieve this, we create tools that empower thought-leaders and everyday people in all corners of the globe to share knowledge and make it easier for teachers and learners to connect. Our goal is to spark curiosity.

In accordance with this purpose, we have formed a new creative program to help us spread our message. Masters Series by WeTeachMe is where we help share the gifts, knowledge, and experiences of those who have achieved the unimaginable in their life, risen above all odds and have persevered where others could not.

It is on this stage that we elevate and celebrate the curious, and where we invite the best and the brightest, the industry movers and shakers, the well-known and the influential to share their learnings and experiences because their stories are important. From creating thriving companies to challenging what humanity is capable of, we invite you to join us in celebrating the curious amongst us. At WeTeachMe, we believe that it is the curious who change the world.


Strategic Alliance Partners


MYOB 

MYOB loves supporting startups. As one of the original Australian startups, we believe in giving back to the community that helped us grow. We’re proud to back the Master Series by WeTeachMe for entrepreneurs. 

SitePoint

SitePoint is a Melbourne, Australia-based hub for web developers to share their passion for building incredible Internet things. SitePoint is for web professionals, by web professionals: developers, designers, programmers, product creators and entrepreneurs alike. We love our rich and engaged community and our contributors, who are truly leaders in their field. 

Entrepreneur's Organization

EO is the only global network exclusively for entrepreneurs. EO helps leading entrepreneurs learn and grow through peer-to-peer learning, once-in-a-lifetime experiences, and connections to experts.


Media Partners


Digital Marketers Australia 

Digital Marketers Australia is a community of like-minded digital marketers who discuss growth strategies in online marketing. They cover everything from paid media like Facebook advertising, Google display/AdWords, native ads, and affiliate marketing, as well as free strategies including SEO and content marketing.


Content Partners


Written & Recorded

Written & Recorded is a content creation agency specialising in copywriting and audio production that was born out of a love for great content.

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What you will learn
  • Lessons from experience.
  • How others have conquered their challenges and fears.
  • One actionable thing that you can take away and apply to your own business and life.
What you will get
  • Hear from 1-2 incredible Founders who will share their journey of challenges and triumph.
  • Your chance to ask questions directly to the speakers and connect with them.
  • Meet like-minded people on the same journey.

What to bring
  • Laptop, tablet or notebook and pen for note-taking.
  • Prepared questions for our speakers.
  • Business cards.
What to wear

Come as you are.

Appropriate for

startups, Founders, aspiring entrepreneurs, those looking for a tribe, and anyone curious.


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Masters Series by WeTeachMe

Vendor since 2012

At WeTeachMe, we believe that learning should be inspired and impassioned, and run by the people for the people.

In 2016, WeTeachMe officially became the biggest school in Australia, one giant leap towards our fundamental goal of becoming the biggest school in the world. As we walk this journey, we create tools that empower thought leaders and everyday people in all corners of the globe to help spark new ideas and make it easier to connect teachers and learners and ignite curiosity.

In accordance with this purpose, we have formed a new creative program to help us spread our message. Masters Series by WeTeachMe is where we help share the gifts, knowledge, and experiences of those who have achieved the unimaginable in their life, risen above all odds and have persevered when others couldn't.

It is on this stage that we elevate and celebrate the curious, where we invite the best and the brightest, the industry movers and shakers, the well-known and influential members of our communities to share their learnings and experiences in an unwavering effort to help those who are searching for answers. From creating thriving companies to challenging what humanity is capable of, we invite you to join us in celebrating the curious amongst us for we believe that it is the curious who will change the world.

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