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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.
27 August 2020

New features on our website

We’re making it easier for you to contact us for real time advice and to find the right workshop with two new features on our website.

25 August 2020

6 simple automations to save time in your business

Automating certain business tasks can help you save time and improve your processes. Here are six simple things to try automating in your business.

20 August 2020

Are you ready for the end of the COVID-19 emergency period?

The COVID-19 emergency period will end in September 2020, along with some financial support. How will you prepare your business?

10 August 2020

Making your business attractive to baby boomers

How can you make your businesses attractive to the generation of Australians with the greatest buying power?

31 July 2020

Refocus your business with the PIVOT program

Find out more about the PIVOT program - an exciting new initiative for small business owners across Western Australia. PLEASE NOTE, APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.

29 July 2020

What are your thoughts on business insurance?

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman has launched an inquiry into small business insurance problems and needs to hear from you.

28 July 2020

How to respond to negative reviews

Negative reviews can have a significant impact on your business, not to mention the frustration and anxiety they can cause. Here are our tips to help you respond to negative online reviews.

23 July 2020

Does your business need a Working with Children Check?

A Working with Children Check is essential for staff working in child-related roles. Read our FAQs to see if you or your staff need to complete one.

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.

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