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Looking for the latest information to help you run a business in Western Australia? The SBDC Blog provides practical support and advice to help you make the most of your business.
03 December 2020

The benefits of entering business awards

Have you ever thought about entering a business award? We spoke to multi award-winning business owner, Ryan Mossny, about the benefits and tips for success.

01 December 2020

Latest developments on coronavirus restrictions - 1 December

Details of the phased lifting of coronavirus restrictions according to the WA Roadmap (as at 1 December 2020).

01 December 2020

How to take a holiday from your business

Does taking a break feel like mission impossible? Here are some ideas to help you plan some time off without it impacting on your business.

27 November 2020

Tap into the WA Pipeline of Work

The WA Government has announced a new Pipeline of Work for upcoming infrastructure and economic stimulus projects, with opportunities for small and local businesses to tender.
There will be a greater opportunity for small and local businesses to tender for government work as part of the state’s new Pipeline of Work.

27 November 2020

International education COVID-19 industry support fund

The WA Government has announced a support package to assist international education providers in WA.

25 November 2020

Mandatory contact registers for businesses

Contact registers will be a mandatory requirement for specified businesses and premises from Saturday 5 December 2020. Find out what you need to do.

18 November 2020

Australian Government small business stimulus/relief package

The Australian Government announced an updated economic stimulus package to support the economy during coronavirus. Here are the stimulus details so far (as at 18 November 2020).

18 November 2020

Open for business on a public holiday?

As a small business owner it is important to make sure that if you are open for business on a public holiday and long weekend that you are prepared.

16 November 2020

Managing refunds and replacements

Having a clear refund and returns process can help you avoid being overwhelmed after the busy Christmas sales period. Here are some tips to help you get started.

12 November 2020

JobMaker Hiring Credit - what it is and who can apply

The Australian Government has announced the JobMaker Hiring Credit to encourage businesses to hire young people for new positions. Here’s what you need to know.

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