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23 July 2020

Summary of stimulus packages for sole traders

Are you a sole trader who is unsure of which coronavirus (COVID-19) stimulus/relief packages you’re eligible to receive? We’ve put together this summary to help you (details are correct as at 23 July 2020).

21 July 2020

5 tips for starting a consulting business

Thinking about using your know-how to start your own consulting business? Here are some important things to consider to help you make a business from your expertise.

17 July 2020

Doing business differently: Riggs Australia

From filming wildlife documentaries to live-streaming funerals - we learn how filmmakers Riggs Australia pivoted their business during COVID-19.

15 July 2020

Why you need a Google My Business listing

A free Google My Business listing is an important tool for any small business that wants to be found online. Here’s how to get started.

13 July 2020

Doing business differently: Tech Window

Gavin Barnes, the owner of Tech Window in Busselton, tell us how he was doing business differently during the coronavirus pandemic.

10 July 2020

The shortcut to claiming COVID-19 home office deductions

The ATO has made it easier for people who worked from home during the coronavirus pandemic to claim a deduction for home office expenses.

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.

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