We are dedicated to helping Maori and Pacific Island business owners succeed. As you may already know, starting and running a small business can be tough, and the statistics show that many small businesses don't make it past their first year.
But don't worry, that's where we come in. Our experienced business advisory team are here to provide you with the guidance, support, and tools you need to not only survive but thrive in today's competitive business landscape.
What makes us unique?
Indigenous and Mana Enhancing
Being Indigenous is who WE are. Māori and Samoan owned - it comes right from the top, all the way through to our cultural values, vision and purpose that weaves through the whole organization.
We understand that Maori and Pacific Island businesses face unique challenges and opportunities. We know that cultural values, family, and community play a significant role in the way you do business. That's why our business advisory team are here to offer culturally responsive advice tailored to your specific needs and circumstances.
Make Business Easy
We understand that running a business can be complicated and overwhelming, but we're here to help make it easier for you. With our expert advice and support, we can simplify complex business issues, provide you with easy-to-understand solutions, and guide you every step of the way.
Our goal is to make running a business as easy and stress-free as possible, so you can focus on what you do best - growing your business.
Been there - Done that - Doing it
Having a business advisor who has "been there, done that, and is doing it" can make all the difference in the success of your business. Our business advisory team have real-world experience and expertise in starting, growing, and running successful businesses. We have faced many of the same challenges and obstacles that you may be experiencing right now, and we know what it takes to overcome them.
With a WE business advisor by your side, you can feel confident that you're getting advice from someone who truly understands what it takes to succeed in the world of business.
Our goal is to help you achieve success and sustainability in your business, not just in the short term but for years to come. We believe that when Māori and Pacific Island businesses succeed, our communities thrive.
So, let our business advisory team help you turn your business dreams into reality.
"Normally I wing it and do not write my goals down. Putting it on paper has given me a plan and taken away from the overwhelming feeling by having it in black and white"
"Having a pacific approach (lens) on the session. Having business owners who have been through the ups and downs of business. Having help when you need it, Wyndi and Navi helping where they can. Great vibe in the room, I felt everyone could be themselves"
"The high level to eye level to execution. Method of delivery was fantastic"
A WE Business Advisor can help you create goals and an action plan to achieve them.
You learn how you can gain momentum and form actions to challenges.
We help businesses to be themselves
Do business in a way authentically true to who you are. Small and medium sized businesses are the backbone of our economy. When they thrive, so too do our families and our communities. Our Business Advisors can help you, be you, in business.
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