Start ups and mentors

These can be one of the best resources you could access as a start up business. Grow your business in the right direction and find out the services offered both locally and online

There are loads of resources available both locally and online to help grow your business:

  • Check out the benefit of a mentor
  • Business Mentors NZ is designed for people who have a business idea and want to explore it, need help assessing the feasibility of their idea, develop a robust business plan and have the right foundations in place
  • Free business courses are available through Te Wānanga o Aotearoa. Smart Steps for Business is a 20-week course that will help you to identify, evaluate and plan for the launch of your business
  • The Settlement’s Start Up Incubator is a six month programme established to nurture and support you as a founder and enable you to turn your startup into a thriving, sustainable and ultimately successful business


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