Business Innovation, Activation and Growth
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Our local small business landscape is constantly changing. It can be hard to keep up with current developments, new regulations and exciting opportunities.
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The South West of Western Australia provides an excellent base to operate a business. There is easy access to transport infrastructure with State and Local Governments providing excellent assistance to businesses to develop their export markets. The south west region...read more
Most people think when they hear the word 'Marketing' they think of promotion and advertising. These two elements are of course key to marketing, however, they are really just a function of your overall strategy. Traditionally, there was the 4Ps of marking: Product...read more
Once upon a time there were three types of the accommodation in the South West. The regular home/homestead option, the shed and tourist accommodation. Tourists not staying with family or friends had (and still have) the option of a bed and breakfast, chalet, farm stay...read more
Business South West is inviting local organisations to contribute to a map and database of South West services supporting innovation. This request is relevant to anyone who provides a service supporting entrepreneurs at any stage, or organisations implementing...read more
Tips on how to manage your cashflow and unlock the potential in your business. As small business owners, we often focus on the profitability of our business and how much the Taxman will be putting his hand out for at the end of the year. What we frequently don’t pay...read more
I get asked by owners a lot, and I mean a lot, if feeling overwhelmed by their business is normal. The answer - YES! As an entrepreneur, you have a great deal on your plate. Staying motivated can be really tough with an endless stream of employees, clients, emails,...read more
Today’s blog is about leadership? What make a great leader? You might say what has leadership got to do with small business? I say everything! One of my favourite sayings is “take care of your staff and they will take care of your customers”. Here is a fabulous link...read more
New legislation for the introduction of mandatory data breach reporting laws will come into effect from 22 February this year and the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman has urged small businesses to urgently prepare for this legislation that...read more
We are so super proud to announce that the awesome team at Business South West just won a national award as the best Regional Business Enterprise Centre in Australia! A huge thank you to all our clients and local businesses who trust us to share their journeys. We are...read more
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