- Growing Your Online Presence -
The online world opens up huge opportunities for small business across the country and holds the potential for a broader economy-wide transformation and not having an effective digital strategy affects the ability of small businesses to grow and compete with their peers that do.
Small businesses which are digitally engaged are more likely to be diversifying their revenue sources, reaching new customers within their local market, interacting with customers outside their local market and offering new services, than small businesses that are not digitally engaged.
* Deloitte Access Economics
COVID-19 - LATEST NEWS
Business Victoria have released a COVID-19 advice page for your reference and to share with your stakeholders. It covers the Australian Government Economic Stimulus Package, mental health support, managing employees and referrals to relevant websites. Click here to find out more.... a
Banks announce Small Business Relief Package
Australian Banking Association CEO Anna Bligh today announced a small business relief package from Australia’s banks.
“This Assistance Package will apply to more than $100bn of existing small business loans and depending on customer take up, could put as much as $8 billion back into the pockets of small businesses as they battle through these difficult times,” Ms Bligh said. Find out more here...
Cash flow assistance for businesses
BOOSTING CASH FLOW FOR EMPLOYERS - FACT SHEET
Find out more here....
Small Business Bus - 26 & 28 May 2020
While I can't physically be on the Small Business Bus I can still offer FREE friendly, professional assistance and expert advice as a small business business mentor.
However, due to the outbreak of COVID-19, I will be conducting these sessions by phone.
Sessions are available in Sunraysia -
Robinvale businesses 26th May - book here
Mildura businesses 28th May - book here
I am sure that COVID-19 will be a hot topic this week when I am speaking to small business operators booked into the Small Business Bus program - see this post
Note this workshop is now FREE
Marketing is a vital tool to establish your brand and build a loyal customer base. Without it, your customers will struggle to find you or even know what your business does.
I will be facilitating - Marketing Your Business - How to get it right
the first time - for Small Business Victoria on June 26th - via Zoom due to COVID-19, more details and booking form here