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SMR Construction Shane specialises in general carpentry and maintenance. Not afraid to have a go at any sort of task, SMR Construction will tackle all those difficult jobs. SMR offers the personal touch, working with customers throughout the project to ensure that the client gets exactly what they’re looking for. Shane and his crew can be found at the Workspace Gisborne site.

Fond Farwell - Board Retirement

It is with sadness that we say good bye to Harold Kanost one of Workspace's founding Board Members. We thank you Harold for all your input and wise words, you will be sorely missed. Harold immigrated to Australia in 1970, after Honourable Discharge from the United States Navy, where he maintained surface and submarine electronics. Harold established Ceramic Oxide Fabricators Pty Ltd, a manufacturer of alumina and zirconia ceramics, in 1971 in Melbourne. The company later received a government decentralization grant to move the business to Central Victoria, where the company has remained. The Ceramic Oxide Group of companies exports to an international market for science and industry and su

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Chrysalis Counselling & Consulting Angela Mitten is a professional, trauma-informed counsellor, who is here to help you identify and reach your goals or make a change in your life. She offers a creative and individualised approach to helping people find solutions to life's challenges. Angela has a Masters in Counselling and 25 years’ experience working with children and families. Angela draws upon a range of therapeutic approaches including acceptance and commitment therapy, cognitive behavioural therapy, solution focussed and narrative approaches incorporating play and arts-based practices. Angela is graduating from Workspace Castlemaine and is re-establishing the business in Bendigo at Wo

Small Business Scams

Scams targeting small businesses come in various forms—from invoices for advertising or directory listings that were never requested to dubious office supplies that were never ordered. Small business scams are becoming increasingly sophisticated and scammers will go to great lengths to convince you that the documents they send you or the offers they make are legitimate. However, they can easily copy or modify letterheads, names and logos to make them look real, or set up a professional-looking but fake website. Scammers can even gain access to your supplier's email account and intercept emails without either of you realising. Scammers recognise that small business operators are busy and have

New Home for Workspace

Workspace is excited to announce it has a new centre. The newly established Workspace Business Centre at 118 King Street, Bendigo offers small businesses a upmarket serviced office. The Business Centre is also now the permanent head office of Workspace as it closes it's Mundy Street operation. The centre not only offers small businesses individual offices but other administrative services such as full-time receptionist, photocoping, laminating and meeting rooms to name a few. If you are in town then just drop in for a visit and guided tour.