The government is funding FREE business support for businesses impacted by Covid19.
We will work with the business owners and senior management team to develop a plan to survive the impacts of Covid19. You will receive individual coaching and training using Zoom (video conferencing) or phone.
The first step is to understand your current operating environment and then determine the most appropriate support. Under the FREE business support service you can receive coaching and help for:
Finance and Cash Flow Management
• Understanding your cash position (liquidity)
• Developing a 90+ day cashflow forecasts
• Negotiating finance options with your bank
• How to pivot or change the direction of your business to generate new revenue
• Using innovation to create new products or services
• Launching a new offering to market
• Taking your business online
• Creating a one page marketing plan
• Online marketing basics
• Social media training
• The basics of business and continuity planning
• Risk assessment and analysis
• Contingency triggers & planning
• Business Planning Implementation
Health & Wellness
• Staying healthy
• Growth mindset
• Igniting Motivation
• Developing resilience
During the coaching, we will review your current position and create a plan for the financial viability of your business.
The service will be delivered by video conferencing using Zoom or where that is not possible over the phone. Is sessions are done via ZOOM we will record them and you will receive a link to re-watch the session.
Business owners and managers can expect to have a plan to triage their business, business continuity plans and implementation steps, cash flow management strategies and forecasts as well as emotional support to see them through.
90mins per session. It is expected that most businesses would need 4 sessions for maximum benefit, but some businesses may need additional sessions.
There will be a limited number of FREE business support sessions approved and we urge businesses to act now to secure these free sessions. If you want to be referred for the FREE business support service please email us or call + 64 21 271 1517. You will need to have a phone conversation with a Regional Business Growth Advisor to get approved.
Other helpful information:
Our top 5 things all businesses should do immediately
COVID-19 – Information for Businesses
Employment NZ – info for employers
Tax relief for businesses
Ministry of Health Information