The Grow Pacific Project provides training, services and support – with a focus on digital capacity and online growth – to Pacific Island businesses and organisations.
'I Know How She Does It - How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time' by Laura Vanderkam shows how real working women with families are actually making the most of their time.
SheTrades is an initiative of the International Trade Centre that provides buyers across the globe a unique platform to connect with women owned enterprises. It is a platform that brings together thousands of women owned enterprises to showcase their offering from sectors ranging from agriculture to IT services.
Launched by Pacific Islands Trade & Invest (New Zealand) in 2016, the Pacific Hub (www.pacifichub.co.nz) is an online resource for companies and investors seeking opportunities for trading with and investing in the Pacific Islands region.
Compiled by Pacific Islands Trade & Invest (PT&I), this guide outlines a number of grants, foundations, funds, microfinance and development programs available to Pacific Island businesses
Pacific Islands Trade & Invest's Tourism Ready Checklist covers the essentials of setting up a tourism business including: PT&I's Tourism Ready Checklist covers the essentials of setting up a tourism business including: conducting market research to determine your target market, marketing & distribution (including working with retail, wholesale, inbound tour operators)
Pricing & packaging
Internet marketing & building your website
Media & public relations
Access to quality childcare can give you and your employees the support and freedom to build your business, with the assurance that your children are in safe hands.
'Black Eyes Cost Business: The Business Rationale for Addressing Family and Sexual Violence' – a report by the Business Coalition for Women (BCFW).
A growing issue for employers – both in the Pacific and around the world – is the impact of family and sexual violence on the workplace. So addressing family and sexual violence is not only the right thing to do, it is also good business.
Fiji Association of Women Graduates (FAWG) is a voluntary and non-profit organisation of women graduates working to promote lifelong education, to improve the status of women and girls and to enable women to effect positive change for a peaceful world.
Joy’s Social Training Institute focuses on supporting women involved in business and addressing gender issues such as violence against women in PNG.
Pacific Islands Trade & Invest (China) has compiled a directory of the major Chinese trade fairs of relevance to Pacific Islands businesses.
As a business owner, you will need an effective business plan to outline the strategy and actions required to take it to where you want it to be.