Award winning Dancing Sands Distillery owners Sarah and Ben Bonoma are an inspiration "to give it a go". Gael Gordon, their mentor, is one of 75 mentors in the region who volunteer their time to assist small businesses and start ups in Nelson Tasman. Go to our mentoring page to find out how you can access mentoring.
Take a look at these helpful links to IRD information and workshops.
Thanks to everyone who took part in our survey. Take a look at our annual review of this year.
Sarah Holmes, our manager, took extended leave at the beginning of this year which then turned into lockdown. Take a look at this interesting article . . .
Development Programme for Nelson/Tasman Not-for-Profits Expressions of Interest Open Now!
COVID Alert Level 2 Update from NTBT - Hello Everyone, We are sure you are aware of the news from last night that our region is now in Alert Level 2 in response to the fight against COVID-19 with a review happening on Friday.
A positive research driven session with Judy Celmins from Engage4Insights on Marketing Language. How to cut through all the noise, treat your customers like part of your family and think about the value you can provide.
Recently we were part of an interview on Business Mentors and how they can benefit you and your company
Read more about Robert Panzer and him being a mentor
Become a Superstar Salesperson for Your Business Jean Barr - Top Achievers Sales Training
Employment Law 101 Kay Chapman - Chapman ER
Ryan Foster reports on the May 2017 Biz Net meeting, a great presentation by Lenz Gschwendtner on how to hone your business model.
Your 'Elevator Pitch' is a very valuable tool to have in your marketing toolkit. Find out how to perfect yours.
Courtney Davis attended a BizNet meeting which featured the guest speaker, Stephen Paul, Managing Partner at BNZ. Read her summary of Stephen's presentation on Leading success.
Andrea Kepes, was in the audience when Phil Lash from Chocolate Velvet gave a highly motivating talk for NTBT. Read Andrea's summary of talk - She assures us that Phil walks the talk and has plenty of sage advice on achieving your goals, business or personal.
Courtney David attended Lunch & Learn last August. Guest speaker, Paul Rosanowski, local business owner and mentor, shared his recipe for a well-run business. Here is Courtney’s summary of Paul's presentation.
Maze audiovisual gave a great presentation on how to reach out to your clients using video. You can view their presentation using the link.
Exciting news for businesses in Marlborough.
Create a business plan for you start-up business.
Kick Start Your Business - free course