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From planning, financing, legal and marketing, to general management, exporting and human resourcing, starting a business can seem overwhelming.
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Running a business can be challenging.
Not only do you have to operate the business day-to-day, but you also may need to service existing customers or clients, manage employees and look at how you to achieve economies of scale, reduce costs, service other markets, overtake potential competitors and increase profits.
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News and Events
NSW startups' best and brightest chance to go global
Ten NSW startups will have an exciting opportunity to meet with world-leading innovation experts in Tel Aviv, Israel, one of the most advanced innovation hubs in the world.
Sydney Startup Hub to put new transport solutions on the map
Transport for NSW will partner with City Innovation Foundation, Mastercard, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Optus and Amazon Web Services as part of a new 'Future Transport Digital Accelerator' based at the Sydney Startup Hub at Wynyard.
Exciting PitchFest finale ends CeBIT Australia 2018
It may have been the end of three days of intense business and marketing at CeBIT Australia 2018, but the energy levels never flagged.
CeBIT’s last day but the gems keep surfacing
It might be the third and final day of the Asia Pacific’s largest technology exhibition, CeBIT Australia in Sydney, but the eye-opening technology presentations keep coming.
Global Sydney Business Summit Sydney 29 May 2018 - Expressions of interest now open
The City of Sydney invites you to express your interest in attending the Global Sydney Business Summit.
Export opportunities in India
This seminar will provide expert tips on boosting your export capabilities to the Indian market.
ASEAN markets - opportunities for NSW businesses
The seminar will provide expert tips on boosting your export capabilities in ASEAN market.
Expo 2020 Dubai - opportunities for NSW businesses
Australia announced our official participation in Expo 2020 Dubai. The development stage for the project management and construction of Expo 2020 offers significant opportunities for NSW exporters.