Stories

25/11/13

Four wheel drive

‘If it’s right, it’s right’. Claire Hills is describing how she came to meet her husband Aaron when she was just 17 years of age. But she could just as easily be describing the couple’s positive approach to life, and their mechanical repairs business in particular.

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25/11/13

All Aspects

In an ideal world, all business owners want their business to create employment opportunities for their extended family and community. An Indigenous owned recruitment business in the Northern Territory is taking its commitment to job creation to a whole new level, however, by helping Indigenous Australians find secure and meaningful jobs.

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25/11/13

The dream weavers

After buying their first home through IBA, Naomi and John Bonson harnessed their sense of empowerment to pursue educational and career opportunities that have increased their earning capacity and created lifestyle choices.

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23/11/13

Protect your assets

Are you starting up a business? If so you’ve most likely finalised your business and marketing plans and secured your finance, equipment and premises. But have you secured one of your most valuable assets — your Intellectual Property (IP)?

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21/11/13

Personal best

From an early age Wendy learned as a track and field athlete the importance of setting goals to achieve her personal best. As a businesswoman she has also learned that sometimes those goals shift and being successful can mean shifting with them.

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19/11/13

Growing networks

The Matjarra range of food products is the manifestation of a shared vision by Ron, Juliet and Nigel, who established their business as both a commercial enterprise and a way to encourage economic independence and sustainability among South Australia’s Indigenous families and communities.

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19/11/13

The best ingredients

Having left behind a 30 year career in the public service, Jo Donovan is relishing working side-by-side with her children in their award-winning catering business.

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16/11/13

Good things in store

The reopening of the Laverton grocery store in WA has provided the local Indigenous community with access to a broader selection of fresh produce, along with employment, training and development opportunities.

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9/11/13

Your business and the law

Whether you are seeking entry-level business and legal knowledge, or just looking to update your existing knowledge, Law Way: Indigenous Business and the Law could make all the difference to your business.

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