Running a Business

Mentoring

Business Mentoring Programs

Description/Benefits:

Sydney Business provides professional mentoring by an experienced business person for up to five months to improve business management skills for small business owners/managers; identify and facilitate business growth for small businesses; and provide opportunities for small business owners to network and develop strategic alliances.

How can a Sydney Business Mentor help me?

A mentor can help you –

  • Identify business issues that may impact overall performance
  • Assist with compiling your business plan (the document required for putting in applications for financing)
  • Determine the strength and viability of a business proposal
  • Review pricing and costing to maximise profits
  • Improve sales and help you find new customers

Sydney Business’ mentors have backgrounds in a wide range of businesses and industries.
Business mentors have either successfully managed and grown their own business or they have held specialist roles in areas such as marketing, sales, human resources and finance in small, medium or large businesses.

Target Market:

Small businesses and entrepreneurs based in NSW.

Eligibility:

Open to businesses operating in NSW that have:

  • registered for GST and have an ABN;
  • operated as a business for one to three years; and
  • are able to identify a business challenge they need assistance with.

Application and Further Information:

Visit www.smallbiz.nsw.gov.au for more information and registration. Alternatively, contact the Small Business Hotline on 1300 132 359.