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18 July 2019

A beginner’s guide to logo design

Whether you decide to hire a professional graphic designer or try out your own logo design, here are some tips to help you end up a logo you can be proud to unveil.

16 July 2019

Don’t make a hash of #hashtags – and other social media tips

Social media is an important element in the marketing mix for any small business. Here are some tips to help keep your social media messaging on-track.

12 July 2019

Important changes to ‘warranties against defects’

If you make promises to customers about what you’ll do if the goods or services they buy from you are defective, there are new mandatory warranty requirements you’ll need to meet.

08 July 2019

How to protect your personal property

Using the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) can protect you when you’re buying, selling, leasing or hiring business assets.

01 July 2019

5 business goals for a happy new financial year

The beginning of the new financial year is the perfect time to set goals for your business. We’ve put together this list to help you get started.

24 June 2019

July changes that may affect your business

From a new minimum wage and super changes to a new Jobs and Skills WA Employer Incentive, there are a number of changes being introduced from 1 July 2019 that may impact on your business

19 June 2019

Shire of Exmouth commits to small business

If you’re a small business owner in the Shire of Exmouth, you’re set to benefit from the Shire’s commitment to our Small Business Friendly Local Government (SBFLG) initiative.

17 June 2019

How to get started with Google Ads

Our new step-by-step tutorial videos will walk you through the process of how to set up a Google Ads account for your business.

11 June 2019

Free workplace advice for small business

A new service from the Fair Work Commission offers free legal advice on employment matters such as unfair dismissal and workplace bullying cases.

10 June 2019

A lottery win for small businesses

The Western Australian Government has announced a suite of initiatives to help newsagents and lottery retailers, including an increase in the commissions they receive for selling Lotterywest products.

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