In today’s digital age, setting up a remote office has become a cost-effective solution for solopreneurs, small business owners, and employees. By harnessing the right tools and resources, you can create a virtual workspace that enhances your productivity, collaboration, and professionalism. This article, whilst not exhaustive, will show you some of the options for setting up a remote office on a budget, from leveraging communication and task management tools to implementing smart marketing strategies and exploring outsourcing options.
Resources and support to grow your business
Owning a small business brings a range of challenges to any business owner. From financial, marketing, accounts, employment issues, sales and IT.
Fortunately there are a range of support organisations, workshops, seminars and groups designed to assist the budding entrepeneur and business owner to connect, grow, build and succeed in their business.
Below is a list of organisations able to assist on your journey no matter what stage you are at.
Sydney Hills Business Chamber
Sydney Hills Business Chamber is the peak business support agency in the Sydney Hills. Their mission is to support local businesses by providing business networking, learning and development opportunities and to give small businesses in the region a more powerful voice.
My Business (NSW Business Chamber)
Starting, managing and growing a business is as challenging as it is rewarding. The My Business offers the network, advice and solutions you need to succeed.
Western Sydney Business Centre
This business provides advice for new and existing businesses across the entire Western Sydney Region along with practical workshops and training programs on fundamental topics for your small business.
Small Biz Connect
Small Biz Connect is a quality, personalised business advisory program for small businesses in NSW.
Through the program, you can obtain expert advice on managing your small business, access face-to-face support and develop key business skills
Hills Shire Council
The Hills Shire Council has a variety of resources available to local businesses including business support and small business workshops.
business.gov.au provides businesses (including small businesses and independent contractors) with a first point of contact to access information and referral services to improve their business sustainability and help better manage their business.
The Programme uses quality facilitators and advisers, drawn from industry, to ensure businesses get the advice and support they need to improve their competiveness and productivity. The primary focus is on providing access to the best advice and networks to solve problems rather than focusing on financial assistance.
HomeBase Business Network
HBBN is the initiative of two business entrepreneurs from North West Sydney – both passionate about small business and the community. Dr Jim Taggart and Tony Eades are both past presidents of the Sydney Business Chamber and originally home based business owners. Together with a common drive to connect small business and help them grow and prosper.
Office space and meeting room hire
Meeting clients, conducting an interview or needing to work quietly on a short term project?
Living Workspace Business Centre can accommodate your needs by providing these facilities. Book a room by the hour or for the day. Contact us to see how we can help.