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08 July 2020

7 exciting ideas for your new business

Could predicted jobs of the future spark ideas for your new small business?

06 July 2020

Majority of WA small businesses operate in friendly local governments

More than two thirds of WA small businesses are now operating in small business friendly local governments.

03 July 2020

Can customers find your local business online?

Households are increasing their online shopping activities and looking to support local - will they be able to find your business?

01 July 2020

Changes that may affect your business from 1 July 2020

A new minimum wage and changes to penalty rates are two of the changes being introduced from 1 July 2020 which may affect your business.

29 June 2020

Grants for WA tourism and regional businesses (as at 29 June)

The Western Australian Government has announced a grant scheme to support the state’s tourism business sector, which has been severely impacted by COVID-19.

29 June 2020

Boost your business by blogging

Discover how to boost your voice as an industry authority and convert customers by publishing quality blogs.

26 June 2020

7 things to investigate before you buy a franchise

Buying a franchise can be a great pathway to running your own business. Before signing on, make sure you’ve sought advice and considered these seven key areas.

24 June 2020

The 2 things every food business premises needs

If you’re setting up or buying a food-based business, there are two key features to look out for when leasing your business premises.

22 June 2020

Have you missed super payments to employees?

Find out the process to follow if you have been unable to make regular superannuation payments to your staff.

17 June 2020

Energy efficient tips for small business

Save money and the environment by using these tips to improve the energy efficiency of your business.

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