How It Works
Business Connect support is fully funded by the NSW Government for eligible small businesses and individuals thinking of starting a new business in NSW. The first step to accessing the Business Connect program, is to call our team. Our triage advisor will assess your needs and match you to a Business Advisor. After completing the registration form, customers receiving support will typically access up to 12 hours of support per financial year, including business advice sessions and events. We are genuinely here to help.
Fully Funded Business Support
Business Connect is a dedicated and personalised NSW Government program that provides trusted advice to help you start, run, adapt or grow your small business. Register with Business Connect and unlock 12 hours of support at no cost to you.
- Do you have an idea for a business?
Our team of advisors can walk you through the key aspects of developing a new business idea. From Target Customer to Financial Viability to Product to Market Fit, we are here to support.
- Get Started
Want to start your business off on the right foot? Our team will do a quick health check on your business compliance before delving into the fun stuff! Our team can support you to explore and define your Value Proposition, Marketing Plan and Business Model. Start a sustainable business today.
- Scale Up
Our team of advisors can discuss your goals and create a strategy and implementation plan to ensure you get there! Our scale up methodology ensures your business growth is sustainable.
Our team have filmed all live webcasts and invite you to have a look around our online library.
Podcast - The Big Bang Theory
Our podcasts are conversations that share they journey of a small business owner, entrepreneur, start up. Listen in on the evolution of business.
Business Connect Advisors
Every Business Connect advisor is accredited, with experience running their own business and formal qualifications in a business-related discipline. Our unbiased advisors also have management, consulting or prior advisory experience. Business advisors also have a broad range of skills covering essential business topics including business planning, marketing and how to grow your digital presence.
Mentor and leader, sportsman and Scotsman
Passionate people person, leader and design thinker
International experience but passion for the Mid Coast
Business trainer and coach extraordinaire
Marketing and networking guru Hunter Valley favourite
Black belt in grants, tenders and incentives
SME advocate with multi industry experience