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Day: May 3, 2021

How to build a business that thrives in the digital economy

You may not realise it, but you’re already an active part of the digital economy. As a business owner, how you choose to engage with it is up to you. There’s no way around it — if you’re in business, chances are you’re operating at least a part of that business with the assistance of …

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Federal Budget 2021: What’s small business hoping for this year?

There’s a strong hope that this year’s Budget will help some of the SMEs still struggling post-pandemic to recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic more quickly. The Federal Budget will be delivered in Parliament by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg on Tuesday 11 May, 2021. Key takeaways: Budget Night will be held on 11 May this year …

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Will there be more support for SMB women in the Federal Budget?

Small businesswomen are hopeful that the upcoming Federal Budget will spell a much-needed reprieve after a challenging year for many. The pandemic and subsequent lockdowns wreaked havoc on many small businesses, and women-led SMBs are been particularly hurt. Now, there’s a collective hush over the female SME sector as they wait and hope for better …

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RECEIVE GOVT GRANT OF $10K to $250K*.

Austrade Approved Business Events
AVAILABLE NOW APPLY BEFORE 30th MARCH 2021 (Condition apply)

  • ABF Events are approved and listed below have been certified by Austrade on the Schedule of Approved Business Events.
  • This allows exhibitors, sponsors, delegates and partners to participate in the Business Events Grant Program. Note event bookings need to be confirmed ASAP to participate in the grant program
  • The program provides 50% rebate (based on a minimum spend of $20k) for approved items including ABF event-media packages, exhibition stands, corporate function tables, delegate registrations.
  • Govt Grant applications are now open until the 30 March. Please contact ABF to discuss how we can assist, we have experts to assist grant applications.
  • Grant funding will cover up to 50% of eligible expenditure incurred in participating at pre-approved business-to-business events as buyers or sellers during the 2021 calendar year.  All grant applications must be submitted for approval via the following link: https://business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/business-events-grants
  • For further information please see this fact sheet.