Is your business giving you what you want?


Are you working for your business or is your business working for you? Or just need help with something? Thinking of starting a business?

A great starting point is the Hunter Region BEC, where help is just a phone call (or click) away.

We can help with:

  • Business start-up support
  • Business skills development for you and your staff
  • Business development and mentoring for existing business
  • Strategic business planning
  • Home-based business support
  • Business plans and tenders
  • Aboriginal business, career and employment support.

The Hunter Region BEC was established in 1992 in Cessnock and moved to Kurri Kurri in 2001. We now service the areas of Cessnock, Kurri Kurri, Maitland, Dungog, Singleton, Muswellbrook, Scone and Merriwa. We also provide services to people of the wider Hunter Region.

Contact us today to see how we can help you and your business.

Need help with your marketing?

Hunter Region BEC has developed a simple marketing plan template. For information on our Marketing Plan template give us a call for an interview.

How’s your relationship with your customers?

 Fact – it’s more cost-effective to keep your existing customers that source new ones. Perceived indifference is 8 times more likely to make a customer move to a competitor than any other factor. Hunter Region BEC has partnered with Contact Loop to assist you keep in contact more easily with your customers to keep that relationship strong. Enter in the promotional code of “HRBEC” to get 10% discount to the total cost.  Not only is there automated regular communications, sms, newsletters and targeted one-off campaigns, but you can see all your communication activity and identify successful campaigns. Click here for more information.


FREE Digital Workshops

Did you know that just over 30% of businesses and Not-For-Profits have a web presence? This staggering statistic comes from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Many consider that no web presence means no business. With Google searches rather than phone books used these days, if you’re one of many who don’t have a web presence, now is the time to join the 21st century. Hunter Region BEC  brings you a series of 10 FREE digital workshops. Attend a workshop and receive up to 4 hours of FREE individual mentoring to help with your digital presence This great opportunity is thanks to the Department of Communications Digital Enterprise Program. For locations, dates and times, as well as bookings, visit today.

Kerry Hallett


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