Insights

Meet Rachael!

Hello, I’m Rachael Thomas and I and very excited to have joined the WBN team as Business Manager. For the past 20 years I have been running, with my husband, Pre-emptive Strike computing and IT Solutions, Strike Point Graphic Design and Printing and Plexus Web Sites and Software Development in Albany. We have now sold […]

Communicating Your Business Value

Businesses from around the Wheatbelt gathered yesterday for a workshop in Narembeen focused on Communicating Your Value. Every business walked away with confidence and a new unique point of view. Back yourself in your business and decisions- common theme for the day!

WBN Receives Funding to Support the Wheatbelt Innovation Ecosystem

The Wheatbelt Business Network (WBN), the region’s largest business association have been strong advocates for innovation in the Wheatbelt. The Economic Gardening Program is among eight projects to receive nearly $700,000 in grant funding through the McGowan Government’s Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants program. “We are excited for the opportunity to foster the development and […]

From our Members featuring Quairading CRC

Jill from the Quairading CRC is a fantastic champion of Wheatbelt CRCs, leading by example! The CRC is an enthusiastic team of Quairading locals focused on delivering fantastic events and meeting community needs with proactive initiatives. How do you invest in yourself, as a business owner? I make sure to grab learning opportunities and use […]

Wheatbelt Women Grow Exciting Businesses through WE Connect

The Wheatbelt Business Network 2017 WE Connect program was an exceptionally successful program for female entrepreneurs across the wheatbelt. “The WE Connect program represented a huge turning point in my business,” said participant De-anne Strange who runs the photography and fine art business Strange Images from her farm near Bruce Rock.  “My mentor gave me business skills […]