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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.
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.

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.

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