Digital Business Solutions Program

  • Is your website and social media working for your business?

  • Could your business systems be simplified?

  • Are you unsure about your privacy protection obligations?

The Digital Solutions Program, (a new Australian Government Initiative), will help you answer these essential questions. Delivered by the Hunter Region Business Hub, this program empowers small businesses across Newcastle, The Hunter, Port Stephens and Central Coast to make the most of digital opportunities.

Supporting you in key business areas

  • Assess & suggest improvements to your website and online selling tools.
  • Help you create a digital marketing strategy that gets results.
  • Show you how software can save you time & increase your profitability.
  • Explain Online Security and Data Privacy in plain English.

Our goal is to help you increase your digital presence, profitability, sustainability and security.

 

How we help you

Kimberlie Clare-Campbell, Rochelle McLennan and Troy White are your highly experienced Digital Advisors. We are ready to help you navigate digital business solutions with unbiased practical business advice. Through the Digital Business Solutions program we can support you to assess your digital needs and develop an action plan to improve your digital skill set through a combination of

  • one on one consulting
  • webinars
  • hands on skill development workshops

 

Are you eligible?

  • Are you a Micro or Small Business with less than 20 employees?
  • Do you have a current ABN or ACN?
  • Is your business located in Newcastle, The Hunter, Port Stephens or Central Coast?

If you’ve answered YES to these 3 questions you can access this highly subsidised service. Our Digital Business Advisors will meet with you at your business premises or in your local area.

If you’re interested in getting the most out of your business’ digital efforts please book your free discovery call us now on 1300 304 794 (or click the button below).

Websites and eCommerce

Websites & eCommerce

  • Does your website look beautiful but doesn’t rank in google?
  • Do your clients know what you do within 6 seconds of landing on your site?
  • Is your eCommerce site traffic down, are your sales a bit slow?

To get a genuine unbiased analysis of your current website or eCommerce sites performance and learn what you can do to drive customers to your website and make more sales give us a call to book your website analysis.

Social Media & Digital Marketing

Social Media & Digital Marketing

  • Do you struggle to post consistently in social media?
  • Is choosing the right Social Media platform for your business confusing?
  • When you do post do you feel no-one is listening?

We can help take the struggle out of Social Media and Digital Marketing by creating an easy to follow plan focusing on making the most of time and your brands strengths .

Software Solutions

Software Solutions

  • Can using software make your business more productive and cost effective?
  • Having you been looking at software solutions but are confused by all the bells and whistles?
  • Are you frustrated with the software packages your using not linking seamlessly together?

Finding the right software for the job is key to making your staff more productive and streamlining your processes. We have delved into small business software and can suggest programs that suit your needs and your budget.

Privacy & Data Security

Privacy & Data Security

  • Have you got a privacy policy on your website?
  • Do you know your responsibilities?
  • How do you know if your clients data is secure or if it’s been hacked?

As a business owner you have legal obligations to keep your clients data secure and report any breaches. You must also inform visitors to your website about your privacy policy and what information you keep about them and for how long. If it feels overwhelming don’t worry, we are hear to help you understand your roles and responsibilities without the jargon so you can protect your clients data and your business’s reputation.


Hunter Business Forum – Wollombi

Thursday 24th February 10am-1pm

Myrtle House 2877 Wollombi Road Wollombi, NSW 2325

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The Hunter Business Forum is a series of free events, aimed at bringing local business leaders together to learn, share ideas, experiences and create opportunities for growth.

These events are a great way for new and existing businesses to make connections with other business people. They are also a source of invaluable information and expertise that will help you in your work and lead to new business opportunities for you.

Participating in the Hunter Business Forum will help to amplify the voice of local businesses, allow you to network with industry leaders, create new alliances and partnerships, keep up-to-date on trends and technologies and make valuable connections.

FREE events are being held across the Hunter including Cessnock, Wollombi, Greta/Branxton and Kurri Kurri. Spaces are limited. Get your FREE 🎟️ ticket today.

IMPORTANT: This event is specifically for businesses located in the Cessnock Council area of NSW only.

This event is the first of a series of three events being run as part of the Cessnock Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops. The Hunter Region Business Hub (HUB) in cooperation with Cessnock City Council, is pleased to deliver the Hunter Business Forum as part of their Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops to help local businesses to grow and thrive.

These events are funded by the Bushfire Community Recovery and Resilience Fund project through the joint Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements.

For more information or to register your interest in the program, please contact Troy White at the HUB on (02) 4936 2557 or visit our website www.huntervalleyhub.com.au.

This event follows NSW Health government Covid Safe Guidelines.

A light lunch and refreshments will be served during the event.

Bookings are essential. Please note spaces are limited. Don’t miss out – reserve your ticket today.


Hunter Business Forum – Cessnock

Friday 25th February 10am-1pm

Cessnock Leagues Club 1 Darwin St Cessnock, NSW 2325

Digital Business Solutions -

The Hunter Business Forum is a series of free events, aimed at bringing local business leaders together to learn, share ideas, experiences and create opportunities for growth.

These events are a great way for new and existing businesses to make connections with other business people. They are also a source of invaluable information and expertise that will help you in your work and lead to new business opportunities for you.

Participating in the Hunter Business Forum will help to amplify the voice of local businesses, allow you to network with industry leaders, create new alliances and partnerships, keep up-to-date on trends and technologies and make valuable connections.

FREE events are being held across the Hunter including Cessnock, Wollombi, Greta/Branxton and Kurri Kurri. Spaces are limited. Get your FREE 🎟️ ticket today.

IMPORTANT: This event is specifically for businesses located in the Cessnock Council area of NSW only.

This event is the first of a series of three events being run as part of the Cessnock Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops. The Hunter Region Business Hub (HUB) in cooperation with Cessnock City Council, is pleased to deliver the Hunter Business Forum as part of their Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops to help local businesses to grow and thrive.

These events are funded by the Bushfire Community Recovery and Resilience Fund project through the joint Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements.

For more information or to register your interest in the program, please contact Troy White at the HUB on (02) 4936 2557 or visit our website www.huntervalleyhub.com.au.

This event follows NSW Health government Covid Safe Guidelines.

A light lunch and refreshments will be served during the event.

Bookings are essential. Please note spaces are limited. Don’t miss out – reserve your ticket today.


Hunter Business Forum – Greta/Branxton

Wednesday 2nd March 10am-1pm

RSL Memorial Hall 67 Maitland Street Branxton, NSW 2335

Digital Business Solutions -

The Hunter Business Forum is a series of free events, aimed at bringing local business leaders together to learn, share ideas, experiences and create opportunities for growth.

These events are a great way for new and existing businesses to make connections with other business people. They are also a source of invaluable information and expertise that will help you in your work and lead to new business opportunities for you.

Participating in the Hunter Business Forum will help to amplify the voice of local businesses, allow you to network with industry leaders, create new alliances and partnerships, keep up-to-date on trends and technologies and make valuable connections.

FREE events are being held across the Hunter including Cessnock, Wollombi, Greta/Branxton and Kurri Kurri. Spaces are limited. Get your FREE 🎟️ ticket today.

IMPORTANT: This event is specifically for businesses located in the Cessnock Council area of NSW only.

This event is the first of a series of three events being run as part of the Cessnock Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops. The Hunter Region Business Hub (HUB) in cooperation with Cessnock City Council, is pleased to deliver the Hunter Business Forum as part of their Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops to help local businesses to grow and thrive.

These events are funded by the Bushfire Community Recovery and Resilience Fund project through the joint Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements.

For more information or to register your interest in the program, please contact Troy White at the HUB on (02) 4936 2557 or visit our website www.huntervalleyhub.com.au.

This event follows NSW Health government Covid Safe Guidelines.

A light lunch and refreshments will be served during the event.

Bookings are essential. Please note spaces are limited. Don’t miss out – reserve your ticket today.


Digital Marketing Simplified

Tuesday 22nd February 10am-12pm

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The easy way to plan your promotions to get better results faster

About this event

Are you frustrated and stressed out by the process of generating and marketing content for your business? Often small businesses promote their offers with random content, and they get random results.

What if there was a simple method to generate content and promote your business that saved you time and worry while still delivering the outcomes you want for your business?

In this 2 hour interactive webinar you will:

  • Understand the type of content your audience wants to see
  • Learn how to give your marketing direction
  • Discover the fast way to plan your digital marketing content
  • Learn how to improve engagement & get more followers from your promotions
  • Develop an easy & repeatable marketing system

Presented by

Kimberlie Clare-Campbell – Digital Business Advisor Hunter Region Business Hub

Tickets

You must have a current ABN, registered in the NSW or ACT and have less than 20 employees to qualify for this webinar.

Supported by the Digital Solutions program

Australian Small Business Advisory Service

ZOOM

You’ll receive your Zoom link when you sign up for the Eventbrite workshop.


Hunter Business Forum – Kurri Kurri

Monday 28th February 10am-1pm

TAFE NSW – Kurri Kurri McLeod Road Kurri Kurri, NSW 2327

Digital Business Solutions -

The Hunter Business Forum is a series of free events, aimed at bringing local business leaders together to learn, share ideas, experiences and create opportunities for growth.

These events are a great way for new and existing businesses to make connections with other business people. They are also a source of invaluable information and expertise that will help you in your work and lead to new business opportunities for you.

Participating in the Hunter Business Forum will help to amplify the voice of local businesses, allow you to network with industry leaders, create new alliances and partnerships, keep up-to-date on trends and technologies and make valuable connections.

FREE events are being held across the Hunter including Cessnock, Wollombi, Greta/Branxton and Kurri Kurri. Spaces are limited. Get your FREE 🎟️ ticket today.

IMPORTANT: This event is specifically for businesses located in the Cessnock Council area of NSW only.

This event is the first of a series of three events being run as part of the Cessnock Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops. The Hunter Region Business Hub (HUB) in cooperation with Cessnock City Council, is pleased to deliver the Hunter Business Forum as part of their Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops to help local businesses to grow and thrive.

These events are funded by the Bushfire Community Recovery and Resilience Fund project through the joint Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements.

For more information or to register your interest in the program, please contact Troy White at the HUB on (02) 4936 2557 or visit our website www.huntervalleyhub.com.au.

This event follows NSW Health government Covid Safe Guidelines.

A light lunch and refreshments will be served during the event.

Bookings are essential. Please note spaces are limited. Don’t miss out – reserve your ticket today.


Hunter Business Forum – Singleton

Tuesday 1st March 10am-1pm

Quest Singleton 5-7 Civic Avenue Singleton, NSW 2330

Digital Business Solutions -

The Hunter Business Forum is a series of free events, aimed at bringing local business leaders together to learn, share ideas, experiences and create opportunities for growth.

These events are a great way for new and existing businesses to make connections with other business people. They are also a source of invaluable information and expertise that will help you in your work and lead to new business opportunities for you.

Participating in the Hunter Business Forum will help to amplify the voice of local businesses, allow you to network with industry leaders, create new alliances and partnerships, keep up-to-date on trends and technologies and make valuable connections.

Spaces are limited. Get your FREE 🎟️ ticket today.

A light lunch and refreshments will be served during the event.

IMPORTANT: This event is specifically for businesses located in the Singleton Council area of NSW only.

This event is the first of a series of three events being run as part of the Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops. The Hunter Region Business Hub (HUB) in cooperation with Cessnock City Council, is pleased to deliver the Hunter Business Forum as part of their Business Disaster Recovery and Disaster Preparedness Workshops to help local businesses to grow and thrive.

These events are funded by the Bushfire Community Recovery and Resilience Fund project through the joint Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements.

For more information or to register your interest in the program, please contact Troy White at the HUB on (02) 4936 2557 or visit our website www.huntervalleyhub.com.au.

This event follows NSW Health government Covid Safe Guidelines.

Bookings are essential. Please note spaces are limited. Don’t miss out – reserve your ticket today.