Giving small businesses a helping hand
Doing business with big business shouldn’t be overwhelming or difficult. But it can be, as Mining for Business partners Bronwyn Reid and Ian Rankine discovered when they started an environmental consultancy in Emerald, in the heart of the Queensland mining sector, 18 years ago. They know first-hand the problems you face as a small business owner trying to do better and smarter business within organisations that are much larger than your own. After all, they started with just one small coal-mining contract and successfully built an award-winning business that today supplies products, equipment and services to many leading resource companies, including Rio Tinto, BHP and GlencoreXstrat.
We have built our strong reputation by working with these large corporates.
But only for “Small” business.
It seems that the pressure (and media spotlight) put on one of Australia’s largest multinationals…
Last night, the Federal Treasurer released the 2017 Budget. Of course, the media is full of commentary this morning – principally about the big ticket items like the increase in the Medicare Levy, and the 6 basis points levy…
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