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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.
20 January 2021

Recognise the signs of business burnout

Burnout is a state of exhaustion that is typically caused by chronic stress. While not a diagnosable medical condition, it is now classified by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as an occupational phenomenon.

18 January 2021

Keeping your customers happy

In today’s competitive markets, you can’t afford to lose sales through poor customer service. Wow your customers with our tips on how to keep them happy.

14 January 2021

Turn your business idea into a career

If you’re working full-time but are considering starting a business in 2021, here are our top four tips to help you make the transition.

12 January 2021

Insolvency reforms in place for new year

New laws designed to create greater flexibility for companies to either restructure their operations to survive, or liquidate their company in a more orderly and less costly way, have now become law.

07 January 2021

5 ways to nail business networking in 2021

Have you been avoiding networking to build business relationships? Read our five easy ways to make it work for you.

05 January 2021

Stories you loved in 2020

Here is a recap of our most popular stories from 2020 – a year dominated by the coronavirus pandemic and learning to pivot.

21 December 2020

JobKeeper and JobSeeker: new phase details

The Australian Government has announced an extension of and changes to the JobKeeper and JobSeeker payments designed to support businesses and individuals through the COVID-19 crisis (as at 21 December 2020).

16 December 2020

New reports show positive signs as 2020 ends

On a national and local front, there are strong signs of economic and business recovery as we head towards the end of a challenging year.

14 December 2020

Kick off the New Year with your best foot forward

It's a great time to take stock of what you have achieved during the past 12 months and set your business goals for the New Year.

11 December 2020

How to manage risks in your business

To help you avoid or limit damage from a disaster, we have created a business continuity plan template that's suitable for any type of business.

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