The Front Desk by Worksmith 9 November 2018

Welcome to the The Front Desk by Worksmith
A weekly wrap up of what is happening in food, drinks and beyond.
Worksmith is a co-working space dedicated to the food, beverage & hospitality industry located in Collingwood, Melbourne.

Collated by Michael Bascetta 
Worksmith, Bar Liberty, Capitano & Grow Assembly

Operation Dagger in Singapore.

Worksmith Event: Bars in Depth

Bars in Depth with Matt Whiley (Scout — London) & Luke Whearty (Operation Dagger — Singapore.)

Want to open your own bar but don’t know where to start?

Join us on 3 December for the first of a series of seminars tailored towards people looking to open their own business in F & B with invaluable insights from internationally awarded bartenders Luke Whearty and Matt Whiley.

These sessions will divulge a wealth of knowledge on a variety of topics such as concept creation, financial planning, hiring personnel and much more in an attempt to give transparency and clarity to this often challenging task.

When: 6:00 PM — 8:30 PM Monday 3 December 2018
Where: Worksmith 450 Smith Street, Collingwood
Tickets: Tickets are $40, (includes two drinks and the talk) reserve your spot by clicking here.

Listen: The Entrepreneurs Podcast 
New Zealand-based Xero is a world-leader in accounting software. The cloud-based programme was designed to help small and medium-sized businesses manage their finances — a tedious and time-consuming task for any entrepreneur. Since its launch in 2006, Xero has spread to about 180 countries worldwide, enabling business owners everywhere to dedicate more time to the important stuff. Co-founder Gary Turner tells us how to build a global brand and how you create “beautiful” software.

Event: Grow Assembly, Community
Grow Assembly is venturing into the Fitzroy Town Hall for a day of talks and inspiration from some of the brightest minds in the industry. This year’s Melbourne Assembly is focusing on Community within the food, beverage and hospitality industry.

Speakers include Maria Canabal (Parabere Forum), Luke Burgess (Rocky Tops Farm), Matt Preston (MasterChef) & Luke Whearty (Operation Dagger & BYRDI).

Tickets are $115 for the full day of talks, morning tea, lunch, coffee & a bag full of bloody great things!

Click here to get your tickets!

Melbourne Job Wrap by Scout
This week’s job wrap from Scout includes jobs from the Lucas Group & Broadsheet.

Read more about the job opportunities here.