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Tips for spotting trends

It is important to know what is trending, not just in your industry but other industries as well. What is trending today can impact your business and customers tomorrow. Watch the below LinkedIn Learning video for tips on trend spotting.

 Total run time: 1 hour 42 minutes. Use the time stamps to jump to the content you want.

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Upcoming events

Remember even if you cannot attend a forum or conference, you may be able to source the papers from the library catalogue afterwards


  • The Social Enterprise World Forum will be held in Brisbane this year. This will provide practitioners and leaders a chance to network and share information. Forum 28-29 September.
  • The World Academy of Science and Technology (WASET) lists upcoming entrepreneurial conferences. Clicking a link shows the speakers, agenda, and selected papers. 
  • The 2022 SLUSH start-up event is scheduled for November 2022, but you can view talks from the 2021 conference here

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