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 and Iain MacDougall 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 (your investment for a 1:1 is only $27.50 incl. GST per hour) through the Hunter Region Business Hub. 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.

Hands-on Strategic Digital Workshop for Small Businesses

MAKE GOOGLE FALL IN LOVE WITH YOUR WEBSITE

Tuesday 12th February 10am

In this 2 hour intensive workshop you will:

Learn 10 key SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) actions you can take to get google to fall in love with your website.

In this eye opening workshop you will learn how to get your website seen, get more business and reduce your advertising costs.

Discover how to make your website attractive to Google and improve your page ranking:

  • Learn what SEO is and why it’s important
  • Understand your SEO goals
  • Discover keywords your customer will use to find you
  • Find out how google sees images
  • Understand links
  • Learn about mobile first and SSL certificates

 BYO Laptop & mobile device

This workshops is an introduction to SEO

Suitable for beginners and intermediate DIY small business people.

This workshop is being presented by Kimberlie Clare-Campbell, Digital Business Advisor with the Hunter Region Business Hub. Kimberlie over the past 5 years Kimberlie has helped business owners implement SEO strategies to gain a page one ranking for their business.

Hosted by Hunter Region Business Hub as part of the Digital Business Solutions program, a government initiative from by ASBAS (Australian Small Business Advisory Services).

HURRY only 8 places available! Only $55 per participant (plus booking fee)


Take action on Tune Up Tuesday

Your DIY SEO session

Are you already doing SEO? Or do you need help to get started?

Either way, this hands on session will help you get the most out of your relationship with Google. With a focused, fast moving schedule, and hands-on support from your Digital Business Advisors Kimberlie and Iain by the end of the session you’ll be ready to make your business stand out from the crowd.


This Hands-on session is hosted by Hunter Region Business Hub as part of the Digital Business Solutions program, a government initiative from by ASBAS (Australian Small Business Advisory Services).

HURRY only 8 places available! Only $55 per participant (plus booking fee)

HELP YOUR CUSTOMERS FALL IN LOVE WITH YOUR WEBSITE

Tuesday 12th March 2019 10am

In this 2 hour intensive workshop

Getting your customers to your website is just the beginning, how do you WOW them and keep them coming back for more?

Discover essential design elements that will make your website user friendly:

  • How to ensure every version (mobile, tablet, desktop) of your website is user friendly
  • Learn how to keep your web-visitors attention
  • Realise the importance of on brand eye catching images
  • Explore brand words and customer focused content
  • Identify enticing optins
  • Understand the importance of your Call to Action

 BYO Laptop & mobile device

This workshops is an introduction to Customer Focused Website Design

Suitable for beginners and intermediate DIY small business people.

This workshop is being presented by Kimberlie Clare-Campbell, Digital Business Advisor with the Hunter Region Business Hub. Kimberlie over the past 5 years Kimberlie has helped business owners implement SEO strategies to gain a page one ranking for their business.

Hosted by Hunter Region Business Hub as part of the Digital Business Solutions program, a government initiative from by ASBAS (Australian Small Business Advisory Services).

HURRY only 8 places available! Only $55 per participant (plus booking fee)


Take action on Tune Up Tuesday

Your DIY Website Tweaking session

Have your DIY’d your website? Are you ready to take it to the next level?

In this hands on session will help you implement design changes to your website. With a focused, fast moving schedule, and hands-on support from your Digital Business Advisors Kimberlie and Iain by the end of the session you’ll be ready to make your website more user friendly.


This Hands-on session is hosted by Hunter Region Business Hub as part of the Digital Business Solutions program, a government initiative from by ASBAS (Australian Small Business Advisory Services).

HURRY only 8 places available! Only $55 per participant (plus booking fee)