Business Local Wheatbelt

Whether you’re just starting out with a great small business idea or looking to grow or solve a specific business challenge, our Wheatbelt Business Advisors can help you on your journey to business success.

FREE Advice & Mentoring

We offer expert advice, direction, training and referrals on all aspects of small business including:

  • Business Start-up
  • Business Planning
  • Marketing
  • Licensing & registration
  • Taxation
  • Franchising
  • Dispute
  • Funding & Finance
  • E-Commerce
  • IT Systems
  • HR & Industrial Relations
  • Leasing
  • Buying/Selling
  • Succession Planning.

After an initial "discovery session", your advisor will prepare an action plan and check-in regularly to offer guidance by phone, email, Skype, or face-to-face to help you achieve your goals.

Upcoming Town Visits

Our advisors are based in Northam, but regularly travel throughout the Wheatbelt. Contact us to schedule an appointment in your town.

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Meet Your Business Local Advisors

Willy Regan

Business Advisor - Wheatbelt

Willy lives in York and has worked in Northam for 15 years. She owned and operated a cafe and also spent five years in radio sales and management roles for Southern Cross Austereo, helping small business across the Avon Valley with promotional marketing. Find out more

Schedule a consultation with me

Al Paladinetti

Business Advisor - Mid West & Wheatbelt

An expat from the United States now with established roots in Geraldton, Al leverages his qualifications and experience in finance, management, training, recruitment, sales and marketing to assist small business across the Mid West and northern Wheatbelt regions. Find out more

Schedule a consultation with me

Jen Hanrahan

Business Advisor - Online

Jen has specialised in digital marketing since 2005 and before joining our team, Jen owned and ran – a successful web design and online marketing consultancy servicing small businesses nationally from Geraldton.

Find out more
Book an online consultation with me (Zoom/Phone)

FREE Business Skills Workshops

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Branding with Canva (Dumbleyung)

Branding with Canva (Dumbleyung)

Jun 15, 9:30am - Jun 15, 12:30pm

Dumbleyung CRC

Want to create professional looking promotional images for social media? Or create a branded poster, flyer, menu or price list for your business?

Bring your laptop and learn how to use Canva - a free tool that makes it easy to create amazing branded graphics from templates. This beginner level presentation will help you understand the basics of branding and show you how to use Canva to maintain consistency across all media for successful brand recognition.

Pre-requisites
You do not need a Canva account or any experience with Canva. But good computer skills are required to follow this presentation.

Program
This workshop covers:

- Basics of good branding
- Canva features overview
- Canva demonstration
- Your Brand Kit
- Branding Canva templates
- Using Canva for Social Media
- Photo, Design & Printing Tips
- Create a graphic

What to Bring
- Your laptop (we will provide free WiFi access)
- Your business branding (eg. logo, colours, fonts and photos if available) but if you don’t have these things, I will help you source them.

Places are limited due to COVID restrictions. RSVP via Eventbrite is Essential.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 advice, please book a free consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/wheatbelt

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Bookkeeping Essentials (Wagin)

Bookkeeping Essentials (Wagin)

Jun 15, 5:30pm - Jun 15, 7:30pm

Wagin Community Resource Centre46-48 Tudhoe StreetWagin, WA6315 Map

Learn bookkeeping & payroll fundamentals and the tools to streamline administration and harness financial reporting for your business.
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Are you thinking about starting a business and wondering how to record your financial transactions?

Are you currently in business and thinking about changing software or moving beyond Excel spreadsheets?

Or do you wonder if you are using your software to its best abilities?

Join us for a FREE presentation where we go through bookkeeping fundamentals and the software and apps to streamline administration and harness financial reporting for your business!

Who's it for?
This is an entry level workshop for people with little or no understanding of Bookkeeping.

It will also be useful for business owners who want to ensure they are recording their financial transactions efficiently.

What we will cover
+Accounts Payable & Receivable
+Payroll/Employees - including Single Touch Payroll
+GST Registration
+Common Reports
+Software overview - MYOB, Xero, Quickbooks
+Data Automation
+And More…

There will be an opportunity to ask questions or you can book a Free one-on-one follow up consultation afterwards to discuss your individual requirements.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 advice, please book a free consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/wheatbelt

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Instagram Essentials for Small Business (Brookton)

Instagram Essentials for Small Business (Brookton)

Jun 24, 1:00pm - Jun 24, 4:00pm

Brookton Community Resource Centre89 Robinson RoadBrookton, WA6306 Map

In this free beginner level workshop, we start with the very basics. You will learn how to create a powerful, professional Instagram account for your business designed to effectively appeal to your target audience.

Get tips on Instagram promotional marketing strategies, how to gain followers, comments and likes for your business account.

**Program
This workshop covers:

-Why Instagram for business?
Instagram Professional account set-up - checklist
-Account Management - managing multiple accounts, notifications, messages, comments, and insights
-The Algorithm and how it works
-Growing Your Profile Likers/Followers
-Posting - why, where, what, when your business should post.
-Instagram Marketing Strategies - hashtags, ads, influencers and more.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 support with Instagram or any aspect of your marketing, please book a free 1:1 marketing consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/wheatbelt/

Places are limited. RSVP is Essential.

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Instagram Essentials for Small Business (Dalwallinu)

Instagram Essentials for Small Business (Dalwallinu)

Jun 29, 4:00pm - Jun 29, 7:00pm

Dalwallinu Community Resource CentreDalwallinu Discovery Centre - Johnston StDalwallinu, WA6609 Map

In this free beginner level workshop, we start with the very basics. You will learn how to create a powerful, professional Instagram account for your business designed to effectively appeal to your target audience.

Get tips on Instagram promotional marketing strategies, how to gain followers, comments and likes for your business account.

**Program
This workshop covers:

-Why Instagram for business?
Instagram Professional account set-up - checklist
-Account Management - managing multiple accounts, notifications, messages, comments, and insights
-The Algorithm and how it works
-Growing Your Profile Likers/Followers
-Posting - why, where, what, when your business should post.
-Instagram Marketing Strategies - hashtags, ads, influencers and more.

If you cannot make this workshop or would like 1:1 support with Instagram or any aspect of your marketing, please book a free 1:1 marketing consultation by calling 1800 249 562 or online at www.rsmbusinesslocal.com.au/wheatbelt/

Places are limited. RSVP is Essential.

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RSM - Business Local Offices

Corrigin

15 Walton Street, Corrigin WA 6375

Jurien Bay

Unit 3A - 34 Bashford Street, Jurien Bay WA 6516

Merredin

21 Mitchell Street, Merredin WA 6415

Moora

13 Dandaragan Street, Moora WA 6510

Narrogin

50 Fortune Street, Narrogin WA 6312

Northam

210 Fitzgerald Street, Northam WA 6401

Business Local Remote Consulting

Gingin, Toodyay & Other Small Business Centres

We travel to any locality in the region and will schedule workshops and one-on-one consultation sessions on demand.