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Finance and cashflow management
Business Mentors New Zealand
Hear from industry experts Shelley Magic from MYOB and Richard Abel, Chair of the Accountants and Tax Agents Institute of NZ as they share practical cashflow management advice for small businesses.
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Cash flow is critical to every business, showing what's coming in and going out. Forecasting your cash flow helps you understand your business health. Check out NZTE's latest cash flow forecasting tool to discover your business health now.
This page includes tools and resources to help New Zealand businesses prepare for and mitigate any business effects from the COVID-19 pandemic. From managing cashflow to practical solvency guidance keep checking this page regularly for more useful tools and resources.
Business Strategy and Continuity Planning
Auckland Emergency Management
This business continuity planning guide is designed to help small to medium businesses or organisations without a plan in place yet. Planning will give a better chance of recovering quickly. See below Auckland Emergency Management guides and plans.
Supply Chain and Logistics
New Zealand Government
COVID-19 has created uncertainty for our exporters, particularly around air freight capacity and scheduling. Find out how the Government is ensuring New Zealand has the supplies it needs and enabling exporters to access air channels to key international markets.
HR and People Management
1-1 Business Support
Māori and Pacific Business Support
Pacific Business Trust
The Pacific Trust are helping Pacific organisations every day during COVID-19 with practical business assistance. Their service is free and their knowledgeable business advisors are helping in practical ways with personalised support. Get in touch for guidance.
Health and safety
Employment Relations and Safety Manager, Paul Jarvie, talks businesses through the challenges of managing employee mental health for their staff during crisis and provides some guidance and practical tips for you to ensure everybody is receiving the right amount of support.
Worksafe has outlined health and safety guidelines for multiple industries operating during the COVID-19 pandemic including: construction, forestry, manufacturing, science services, real estate, financial services, transport, screen and retail. See their website for more information on how to operate safely.