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Starting a business

There’s a lot to think about when you’re getting started in business. Start out on the right foot with our helpful resources including a range of ‘how to’ guides, online training modules, videos, tools and calculators on key business topics such as writing a business plan, managing cash flow and funding for your business.

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How you can save with our business banking package

Choosing the right mix of business banking products and linking them under one package can save you time and money. We’ll show you how you can save with our business package for small to medium businesses—NAB Business Fundamentals.

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Microenterprise loans: supporting start-ups & small business

Too often, great Australian ideas go unrealised. NAB believes in supporting Aussie innovation with a range of microfinance options.

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Real people, real stories: Getting healthy on the Gold Coast

In this episode, meet Marco Renai, personal trainer turned small business entrepreneur and his Healthy Lifestyle Club and Clinic on the Gold Coast. Find out what Marco puts his success down to and what the support of his business banker has meant to his continued business growth.

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Applying for finance: Kochie’s Business Builders

At NAB we understand that loans can be the lifeblood of many small businesses. In this episode, Kochie and NAB’s GM of Small Business discuss some of the key information a business banker will require when assessing a loan application.

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Real people, real stories: Hemp hemp hooray!

In this episode of Kochie’s Business Builders, we speak to Teresa McDowell, the brains behind a South Australian manufacturer of hemp seed oil skincare products – Hemp Hemp Hooray – the first ever recipients of NAB’s Microenterprise Loan.

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Budget sales forecast template

Work out your expected sales revenue to calculate your profit potential and help you complete your cash flow forecast.

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Real people, real stories: The Lean Butcher

NAB has again partnered with Kochie’s Business Builders to provide small and medium-sized businesses with simple, practical solutions to help run your business more effectively. In this episode, Jeff Renfrew from The Lean Butcher talks about the first 12 months of his business journey.

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The keys to start-up success

Successful business owners give insight into what start-up businesses can do to increase their likelihood of success. Key points discussed: What are the major considerations for start-ups; Identifying what makes your business unique; The importance of good advice.

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