Poutama has mobile Business Advisers based in the King Country, Rotorua, Manawatu and Wellington and are regular visitors to Auckland. They can assist you with a range of advice and information on business development opportunities.
Our Business Advisers travel widely and regularly throughout the whole of Aotearoa – New Zealand and can arrange a visit to assess your business needs, wherever you are based, kanohi-ki-te-kanohi.
Our Business Advisers have worked closely with a vast range of Maori businesses, both new and established, including web designers, primary producers, tourism operators, franchises, exporters, retailers, wholesalers, film and television producers.
Developing Your Business
Planning the development of your business whether you are a new or existing business is essential. The business environment is in a state of constant change you cannot afford to sit back and let things happen around you. You must continue to keep abreast of market trends and ahead of the competition. It is often said that ‘If you fail to plan then you are planning to fail’ another common saying is ‘Remember to spend time working on your business rather than in your business’ its important to grasp the distinction. There is no shortage of advice and information to help you develop your business.
Accessing Grants, Loans and Finance
Contact Poutama on freephone 0800 476 882 to speak with the Business Adviser located closest to your business.