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Innovating Through Adversity

If your small business is losing sales due to the current crisis, faced with challenges to change your focus, or struggling to expand to meet new demand, help is available.

Western Sydney University’s “Innovating through Adversity” advisory service offers online learning and mentoring to small businesses in Western Sydney.

This service is 100% digitally delivered adapting to current circumstances due to COVID-19.

"The best innovation happens in the most challenging times, take the opportunity for your business to not just survive, but thrive through the current Covid-19 situation"
Dane Dobre
Founder, gymsym | Launch Pad Member

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How we can help


Taking Business Online


New Products & Services


Optimise Performance


Leverage Technologies


Digital Marketing


Government Funding

How it works

Step 1 – Complete online application form

Get in touch with us and tell us what your biggest challenge is right now.

Step 2 – Undertake virtual mentoring session

Book an online meeting with a mentor and undertake a business review.

Step 3 – Access online learning & workshops

Book an online meeting with a mentor and undertake a business review.

Step 4 – Develop and implement your action plan

Get on-going support from our network of mentors and experts to take action on your plans.

Get started

Please fill out the form below and we will be in touch to arrange a mentoring session.

Fill out the form to get started

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