Solutions for businesses

Small Business Solutions

Practical business advice for Queensland businesses

Small Business Solutions is dedicated to helping you design and implement the big ideas you have for your business. Delivered through a series of workshops and one-on-one mentoring, we work with you to figure out the ideal solution for your business.

So why wait any longer? Complete a Business Health Check and start your journey on putting your big ideas into action for your small business.

How we help Queensland businesses

  • Grow your business

    Talk to us today about how we can help support you and your business.

Big ideas for your business

Mentors

From Rockhampton to Rocklea, our mentors deliver advice and guidance tailored to your industry, your products and your local market. We take into consideration all the factors that add up to success in your region and craft solutions that will take you further in the short and long term.

Workshops

We aim to give you the every opportunity possible to strengthen your business for the long term. It is with this in mind that we have developed a series of hands-on workshops designed to provide you with the practical skills and insights you need to start a business, market it, and operate it with the utmost confidence. Participants who complete the full workshops and mentoring program could be eligible to receive a nationally accredited qualification.

Business Health Check

To ensure that all advice and training provided to you matches your unique needs, we also provide a Business Health Check. This check has been created to assess the all the essentials for developing, maintaining and growing a business in the current economy.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Through Small Business Solutions and TAFE Queensland, you may be provided with formal accreditation of your skills and knowledge, no matter how, when or where the learning occurred. Recognition of Prior Learning can be used to achieve full or part qualifications and can be used to identify what further training may be needed to get a qualification. Contact our Customer Service Centre on 1300 40 60 80 for more information.

Toolbox

Small Business Solutions has collated a library of handy, easy-to-digest guides to help you brush up on a wide range of topics. Whether you are looking for more information on managing teams, promoting your business, financial planning or establishing legal requirements, you will find all that you need in our Small Business Management Toolbox.

Are you after some solutions?

We aim to give you the every opportunity possible to strengthen your business for the long term. Participants who complete the full workshops and mentoring program could be eligible to receive a nationally accredited qualification.

Skills Development for Better Business

Our Mentors

Wes Leake

Business Skills Mentor

Trained as an Accountant and as an educator combined with running his own businesses, he is convinced that owning and operating a business can be profitable, enjoyable and bring the right work/life balance. Owning and running a business is all about the owner. They need the right training, encouragement, support and networks to ensure that their business is a success.

Ramona Bullard

Business Skills Mentor

As an established local Management Consultant, Ramona Bullard has professional qualifications and 20 years’ experience, particularly in strategic planning, compliance, innovation and organisational development.

Michael Holmstrom

With over 15 years experience with digital technologies and business development, and most importantly, real-life experience of creating six start-ups in the past five years, Michael has a wealth of knowledge that can help businesses embrace the power of digital.

Kim Kelly

Business Skills Mentor

Kim Kelly is the Manager and Senior Business Advisor of the Business Enterprise Centre in Cairns. She is an expert in ‘breaking it down’ and keeping planning simple to create customer success. Kim was recently awarded Australia’s Best BEC Business Mentor Award for 2012 which is a testament to her dedication and commitment in assisting her clients to achieve their business goals.

View More Mentors

Get in touch today