How to start a small business

So you have decided to start a small business. We have everything you need to help you to turn your ‘big idea’ into reality.

NORTEC business

This workshop will help you to define what you want to accomplish & how you are going to accomplish it.


  • Explore your idea & how commercialise it
  • Create a successful business plan.
  • Marketing, website & digital strategies
  • Determine your business structure
  • What type of record keeping you will need
  • What is intellectual property
  • Know your ATO obligations (ie ABN number, GST or not etc)
  • Legal obligations – Ie public liability insurance.
  • Do you have competition & who are they.


  • You must be registered with the Business Connect program.
  • You should be logged in & registered for the Webinar Zoom meeting at least 5 minutes prior.
  • Have a pen & paper ready to write down your questions, as well as a bottle of water.
  • Online video recordings & resources will be available for those who attend.
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