Why engage a mentor?

Engaging with our mentors will give you the opportunity to access advice and guidance from people with vast experience and skills that will help you achieve your business goals:

  • Expand your vision and potential
  • Improve business performance
  • Leverage off their knowledge and contacts
  • Gain insight from their successes and failures
  • Reduce feelings of isolation
  • Reliable and experienced sounding board

Professional mentoring can help fast-track your business and improve your skills as a business leader. Contact us today so we can help you get the most from this positive and enriching experience.

Our mentoring programs vary from single conversations through to 3 month blocks, depending upon requirements.

As a mentee you will....

Provide an overview of your situation to help us determine your mentoring needs and identify the best business mentor for you to work with

Meet with a mentor to get clear on your business goals and map out a program to gather the right information and provide the right advice

Development of a ‘way forward’ program to help you achieve your business goals

Could a Sourdough Mentor benefit my business?

Click on the box below that best describes your situation.

1. Do you have a great business idea and want to develop it further?

You can work with organisations that provide a development path for your ideas such as:

  • Southern Cross University’s Enterprise Lab
  • Local innovation hubs
  • Online resources

2. Have you developed your business idea but need help to get your business started?

There are local and online resources that can provide you with information on how to do this, for example:

  • business.gov.au provides a wealth of information on planning and starting your business: – click here.
  • NSW Small Business – Start Your Business: click here.

Both of these websites provide information on setting up your business, accessing advisory services and applicable grants.

3. Is your business established and trading? Are you ready to:

  • grow my business to the next stage
  • take it global
  • innovate
  • pull out of a nose dive
  • develop a succession plan or exit strategy

The SBP Mentoring Program can help if your business is already established and trading and you are looking for mentoring guidance in:

  • Business strategy and planning
  • Sales and marketing strategies
  • Leadership skills development
  • Contract management
  • Project management
Click here to register for our SBP Mentoring program