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Are you a start-up or entrepreneur wanting to connect with other like-minded people to grow your ideas?

If so, you should attend the Myriad Festival in Brisbane on 29-31 March, which brings together leading entrepreneurs, international investment experts, guest speakers, and other innovators and budding entrepreneurs.

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Myriad Festival

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Tomorrow is Harmony Day_AU (21 March) - a day to celebrate Australia’s cultural diversity!

Take the time to hold an event at your workplace, such as a morning tea to celebrate and share stories of cultural significance!

Read our latest article for information about Harmony Day and find out how to register your business’s event: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Celebrate cultural diversity in your workplace

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Are you a nature-based tourism business operating in Tasmania?

Find out about the 90-day project being run as part of the National Business Simplification Initiative, to help streamline licensing requirements.

Read our latest news article for more information: [ Bit.ly Link ]

A streamlined approach for Tasmanian businesses

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Do you run an incubator that helps Australian start-ups achieve commercial success in international markets?

If so, you may be eligible for funding to second an Expert-in-Residence for up to 12 months.

Read our latest article to learn more and how to apply: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Help start-ups succeed internationally

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Have you registered for the country of origin labelling for food forums yet?

From 15 – 28 March 2017, The Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, is holding forums around Australia.

If your business is affected by the changes to country of origin labelling for...
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Country of origin labelling for food forums

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Are you thinking about starting a business?

The new First Business app developed by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) guides young Australians on starting and running their own business.

Check out our latest news article to learn more: [ Bit.ly Link ]

New tool to help young Aussie entrepreneurs

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The outcomes of the 18th Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) selection round were announced today.

$151.5 million in funding has been awarded to four CRCs:
CRC for High Performance Soils
CRC for Honey Bee Products
Food Agility CRC
iMove CRC.

The CRC Programme is a competitive, merit based grants programme that supports industry-led and outcome-focused collaborative research partnerships...
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18th CRC selection round

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Do you deal with tax agents, BAS agent or tax (financial) advisers?

The Tax Practitioners Board is reminding all small business owners to check their tax practitioners are registered.

Read our latest news article to learn more: [ Business.gov.au Link ]

Is your tax practitioner registered?

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ATTENTION: Tax Agents and Accountants!

Does your firm support innovative clients, but you don’t have a Research and Development (R&D) Tax Incentive specialist in-house.

The R&D Tax Incentive e-learning course can help you understand the details of the R&D Tax Incentive.

Find out more in our latest article: [ Business.gov.au Link ]

Help your clients correctly claim the R&D Tax Incentive

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Does your business produce food for retail sale in Australia?

If so, you may be affected by changes to the country of origin labelling laws.

The Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, is holding forums around Australia from 15 March 2017.

The forums will...
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Country of origin labelling for food forums

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It doesn’t matter what industry you’re in, having reliable suppliers means you can provide your customers with quality products and services, at the right price.

Check out our tips to help you find the right suppliers by:
> researching and finding suppliers
> comparing suppliers
> maintaining supplier relationships.

How to find the right suppliers for your business

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Are you looking at importing goods for your business?

To ensure your importing is successful (and legal!), you'll need to be aware of government regulations, including clearance.

Although there’s no general licence required for importing, Australian Customs will need to clear your goods on import.

Find out what steps to take when importing your goods so you don’t risk breaking the law: [...
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Import and Export

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Are you on LinkedIn?

We’ve launched a LinkedIn channel! Follow us for business tips and information to help you start, run and grow your business.

Read our latest news article to learn more: [ Business.gov.au Link ]

Business.gov.au is now on LinkedIn!

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Are you thinking about changing suppliers?

Changing suppliers can affect how your business operates, so it’s important to consider all your options to ensure you get the best result for your business.

Check out our tips on what to think about before you start making any decisions: [ Business.gov.au Link ]

Are you thinking about changing suppliers?

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Do you have clients who conduct research and development (R&D) activities?

The R&D Tax Incentive e-learning course is available to help accountants and tax agents understand the details of the R&D Tax Incentive.

Read our latest news article to learn more: [ Business.gov.au Link ]

Help your clients correctly claim the R&D Tax Incentive

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Do you make a country of origin claim on your products?

If so, the recent changes to the safe harbour defences for origin may make it easier for you to determine the most appropriate claim for your product

Read our latest news article to learn more: [ Business.gov.au Link ]

Country of origin claims made easier

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It can take time and research to find the right suppliers for your business, so it’s important to build a strong and professional relationship with your suppliers.

Read our tips to help you develop and grow a solid business connection: [ Business.gov.au Link ]

Build a stronger relationship with your suppliers

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Spend some time today working ON your business rather than IN it.

Show your business some love with our 5 tips: [ Business.gov.au Link ]

Give your business some love this Valentine's day!

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