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16/11/2020
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Perth Business Events – WBA Breakfast with Dale Alcock

Perth Business Events – WBA Breakfast with Dale Alcock BUSINESS people flocked to attend a Wanneroo Business Association Business Breakfast at The Marina Mindarie this month, to hear the home-grown success story of Dale Alcock, Managing Director, ABN Group.   About 120 businesses attended the Perth business event on Friday 13, taking the opportunity to […]

08/10/2020
By WBA

Cherry’s Catering humbled to receive award

  Cherry’s Catering humbled to receive award – contributed by Cherry’s Catering Last night we attended the Restaurant & Catering Industry Association awards night, recognising local businesses in and around the community for their outstanding achievements. Cherry’s Catering were invited to the evening to be recognised for the support given to the Perth Frontline during the COVID outbreak. As […]

25/09/2020
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Banking with Kingsway Community Bank Branch

Banking with Kingsway Community Bank Branch Written by Wanneroo Business Association General Manager, Lauren Bell I recently caught up with Anouck VanDyck, Board Member of the Kingsway Community Bank Branch who explained that community banking is based on a ‘profit-with-purpose’ model, which means profits are returned directly to the community that has generated them.  With […]

01/09/2020
By WBA

Why should I use a finance broker?

  Why should I use a finance broker? Written by Fox Mortgage Services, our Business in the Spotlight for September 2020   The simple answer is that using a finance broker can save you time and money.  More recently with the ever changing policies and restrictions due to Covid-19, finance brokers can save you a […]

10/08/2020
By WBA

The Benefits of Converting to Gas

The Benefits of Converting to Gas – contributed by Alkimos Plumbing & Gas If you have an electric hot water system, an electric stove and oven combination, or even electric heaters, you may find that these do not run according to your personal needs and requirements. This can be frustrating on the day-to-day. While electric […]

27/07/2020
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Why Businesses Need to Address Disability Employment

atWork Australia Reveals Common Disability Employment Misconceptions   Many of Australia’s 4.37 million people with disability are still experiencing barriers to employment and according to disability employment experts, this issue is depriving businesses of a highly loyal and productive talent pool. The Social Deck’s recent Community Consultation Report for the Australian Government Department of Social […]

16/07/2020
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Your life will be easier and your business more profitable when you hire a bookkeeper….here’s why

Your life will be easier and your business more profitable when you hire a bookkeeper….here’s why – contributed by Book Metrix Financial Solutions Running your own business? Let’s face it, managing your business accounts probably isn’t the highlight of your day – however, if you put it off too long, you might find you are […]

10/07/2020
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How to Spot Phishy Emails

How to Spot Phishy Emails – contributed by ActivIT Systems Via Sophos Phishing attempts are becoming more common, and the bad guys are getting smarter by the day. One of the best ways to protect your business (and prevent very costly clicks) is through staff education and training. What is phishing? To put it simply, phishing […]

09/07/2020
By WBA

House Water Filter Versus Water Softener: What to Ask Your Perth Plumber

House Water Filter Versus Water Softener: What to Ask Your Perth Plumber – contributed by Alkimos Plumbing & Gas One of the things that can end up slipping from a homeowner’s mind is the quality of your water at home. After all, the most important thing is having running water. But depending on the water […]

03/07/2020
By WBA

Is the writing on the wall for Facebook?

Is the writing on the wall for Facebook? Posted by Hot Lizard Designs   The social and political landscape has changed rapidly for Facebook over the past couple of weeks.  The Black Lives Matter movement has seen large institutions and companies worldwide take a public stance against systemic racism and implement new policies for greater […]

01/07/2020
By WBA

MENTAL HEALTH IN BUSINESS

MENTAL HEALTH IN BUSINESS – DEALING WITH COVID-19 ANXIETY Many people will be feeling more anxiety than usual due to the COVID-19 situation. Being anxious at this time is a completely normal response to stressful events. As well as the possibility of becoming infected, many people will face other possible threats, including loss of income, […]

29/06/2020
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An Introduction to Reflexology

An Introduction to Reflexology with Feel Good Therapies   What is reflexology Reflexology is the study of the feet, hands and ears, which are considered to reflect or mirror the body.  Specific micro-massage techniques are applied to the points to help assist the body’s return to balance. Is Reflexology beneficial for Plantar Fasciitis Reflexology can […]

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Business Breakfast with Hon Mark McGowan MLA - Event Snapshot

Business Breakfast with Hon Mark McGowan MLA – Event Snapshot Wanneroo Business Association (WBA) recently had the privilege of hosting the Hon. Mark McGowan MLA, P...