Essential Tradie

Catapult your trades business in 2019 and beyond

Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach | Friday, May 3rd 2019

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Essential Tradie
Essential Tradie
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Essential Tradie

What you'll discover

Start transforming your business and your life today

  • STRATEGY. Strategies that will help you grow your business guaranteed.
  • SUCCESS. What a highly successful trade business looks like...and how yours can too.
  • FINANCIALS. Figure out what’s going on with your business numbers, so you can fix them.
  • TECHNOLOGY. Technology to simplify your work life balance.
  • MARKETING. Reach more clients with social media and optimization.
  • LEADERSHIP. Learn to lead your team effectively so you’re working together instead of against each other.

Who should come to the Essential Tradie event?

If you’re a self-employed tradie committed to success, then this event is for you!
Invest in yourself and learn how to work smarter, not harder from industry experts who have succeeded and achieved the results before you.
Being great on the tools is one thing, but kicking goals in business is quite another.

Stop spinning your wheels and finally grow yourself and your business to the level you know you can. At Essential Tradie, you’ll learn more about business in one day, than you have in the last five years.
Let’s face it, if you didn’t need the help, you wouldn’t be on this page, right?

Why is Essential Tradie so unique and valuable?

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Conquer time management and create freedom.

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Master your financials and finally move the profit needle.

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Systematically grow your business and gain tangible results.

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Learn efficient processes to create a well-oiled machine.

Are you ready to transform?

Do you ever look in the mirror and think, “this is not how I thought my life would be at this point in my life”?

You’re not alone.

Discover the possibilities that exist for your business, Invest in yourself, network with industry leaders and finally be the change you want to see. The best way to achieve different results is to take different actions.


Escape the self-employed trap and make the choice to finally create the business that you crave.

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Event details

Essential Tradie


Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach,
The Grand Parade, Brighton-Le-Sands NSW 2216, Australia


Friday, May 3rd, 2019

Special offer

Have a mate who also owns a tradie business?
Bring your mate and get your ticket for FREE. Use code bringamate at checkout

FREE Limited Time Bonus

We’re committed to Aussie tradies being as good at business as they are on the tools. That’s why, for a limited time, we’re giving away the first 30 days of our tradie Business Accelerator program for FREE.

In addition to The Essential Tradie live event, in the first 30 days of our Business Accelerator program, you’ll put what you learned into practice, we’ll hold your hand, and guide you through what will actually move your business forward. Finally, you’ll get access to our private student Facebook community were our experts will answer any questions you have about your business.

Key speakers

Your Tradiematepro experts

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Peter Cox

Peter works alongside Business Owners, CEO’s, Company Directors, Professional Sporting Organisations and their key leaders to grow leadership thinking and behaviours to build their level of influence and to develop a winning team culture.

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Matthew Jones

Plumber, business owner, coach, and author with over 25 years of experience owning, operating and managing businesses. Matthew learnt the hard way that simply working harder and doing more, doesn’t guarantee financial and personal rewards.

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Matt Jones

A former tradesman, Matt is a Digital marketing and web expert with a passion to fill the gap between what is learned in school and what is needed to run a successful tradie business. He's also the founder and host of Australia's leading trade podcast, The Site Shed.

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Edward Plant

Ed is on the front-line, developing his leadership skills for 17 years as a former Officer in the Australian Defence Force. He now works with his wife, running the Institute for Couples and Business to support couples who work together.

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Rebecca Plant

Bec has represented two Australian states in the sport of netball and spent 15 years working in the Communications field. Bec believes in the power of personal responsibility as the basis for the authentic leadership needed to drive change and achieve vision.

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Clinton Cowin

Clinton is a plumber by trade but technology nerd at heart & combined these 2 superpowers to create TradiePad, Australia's leading technology training organisation for tradies. He loves helping business owners understand how to harness technology.

Who is Tradiematepro?

Are you looking for a way to maximize your profitability and lead your team with smart processes built on rock-solid foundations of an effective, foolproof system?

You’re not alone.

The seamless integration of these essential components is one of the most precious commodities for your business.

The bottom line; that’s exactly what you’ll get when you work with Tradiematepro.

If you’re committed to leveling up and ready to have the bank account to match, Tradiematepro will take your trades businesses to unexplored territory. 

Tradiematepro; a collaboration of leading industry experts and successful ex-tradies committed to your success.

Daily schedule






Financials - Matthew Jones

12 month financial plan


Time - Clinton Cowin

Tech to improve your productivity


Break and networking


Get more business - Matt Jones

Why more business isn’t your biggest problem




Strategy - Edward and Rebecca Plant

Playing the long game


Leadership - Peter Cox

Grow your leadership


Q & A with the panel


Close and recap


End of event drinks and networking

What our clients are saying about the Essential Tradie event

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How does it work?

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1. Fill out the form below

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2. Receive your tickets

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3. Attend the event

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4. Start your new path to success



If you wish to drive, parking is available at the venue for $15 for the day, or $25 for 24 hour overnight parking.

Uber or Taxi

An Uber from the airport or city centre will cost approximately $20 or $50 respectively. Taxi usually more

By Train

The closest train station is Rockdale and its about a 30 minute walk to the venue

By Bus

478 Ramsgate bus takes 4 mins from Rockdale station. 400 & 303 buses run from Mascot station.

Flights & Accommodation

All major domestic airlines fly to Sydney airport.

For accommodation deals, contact Novotel on (02) 9556 5111 and advise you are a Tradiematepro event delegate.

Access is available for all areas of the venue for those with disability or needing assistance.

If you wish to drive, parking is available at the venue for $15 for the day, or $25 for 24 hour overnight parking.

Your event tickets, and a form of ID.

You will also be provided with an event workbook, pens, and notepad.

Bring additional stationery if you wish.

Do NOT bring mobile devices, tablets or laptops. Leave the technology out of the room and be present.

No video or audio recording of the event is permitted.

Morning tea, Lunch and afternoon tea is provided.

Join us also for post-event drinks and meet the experts For special dietary requirements/choices or allergy advice, please advise this when purchasing tickets.

You may come in smart-casual attire.

Have a mate who also owns a tradie business? Bring your mate and get your ticket for FREE. Use code bringamate at checkout

Special offers


Bring a Mate

Have a mate who also owns a tradie business?
Bring your mate and get your ticket for FREE.
Use code bringamate at checkout.

FREE New Recruit Level

Be supported by our world-class business accelerator program, specifically designed to dramatically improve the success of Australian based Tradies in small business. Usually $30 for 30 days, register for Essential Tradie and get it FREE.

Still not convinced?

We have a money back guarantee

If you walk away with zero value from this investment in yourself and your business, we’ll give you your money back no questions asked.
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