SMALL BUSINESS DIGITAL CHAMPIONS PROJECT

Australia’s small businesses can unlock the potential of technology to revolutionise their business and extend their reach. When small businesses are digitally engaged, they are 50 per cent more likely to be growing revenue, eight times more likely to be creating jobs, seven times more likely to be exporting, and 14 times more likely to be innovating new products or services.

The ‘Small Business Digital Champions’ project is an Australian Government initiative to help small businesses to engage with digital technology and maximise their business capabilities.

Eligibility: Small businesses with 19 or fewer full-time equivalent employees.

LATEST UPDATES

Keep up to date with the latest news in the digital space.

Continued widespread reports of COVID-19 malicious scams

What’s happened? The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) is aware of a significant increase in Australians being targeted with COVID-19 themed scams, fraud attempts and deceptive email schemes. Cybercrime actors are pivoting their online criminal methods to take advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic. On average each month, the ACSC receives about 4,400 cybercrime reports through […]

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Beware of scam emails threatening to reveal personal and sensitive information

What’s happened? The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) is warning Australians to be alert to an email ‘sextortion’ campaign. The ACSC has received more than 1,900 reports of the emails since 9 April. The cyber scammers responsible have threatened to release personal and sensitive information to the recipient’s contacts unless the scammer is paid in cash […]

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Facebook Small Business Grants Program

The team at Facebook know that your business may be experiencing disruptions resulting from the global outbreak of COVID-19. Facebook is offering $100M in cash grants and ad credits for up to 30,000 eligible small businesses in over 30 countries where we operate. We’ll share more details as they become available. You can sign up […]

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