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Navii to help small businesses become tech-savvy with $3 million in digital tools, through government-funded Digital Launchpad program


Navii is offering more than $3 million in digital assistance tools to small businesses through a new government-backed Digital Launchpad program, with 12 months of expert support and coaching available for 500 small businesses. To make sure no business gets left behind, Navii is also giving away over 10,000 digital tools and lesson packages up for grabs.

SMBs are invited to share their digital journey so far, including why they need help, for a chance to get Navii’s Digital Launch Pad program valued at over $1,200 per applicant .

Approved candidates will receive 12 months access to expert coaching and support and hands-on online courses designed specifically for small businesses looking to improve their online presence, social media, online research and digital marketing planning.

Navii’s wide range of courses cover the most in-demand business skills, including social media planning, marketing automation, blogging, SEO, and more. From digital marketing to in-depth business strategy, Navii’s suite of systems and programs is designed to help small business owners and managers become digital leaders in their industries.

Eligible businesses will also receive a free Digital Engagement Health Check, a detailed assessment of a business’s online presence, checking every aspect of its website, Facebook profile, Instagram, and Google My Business.

Navii was established in 2020 with the support of a federal government grant to support the Australian small business community. Since then, Navii has been helping all types of small businesses navigate their next steps in digital transformation through online and face-to-face coaching, hands-on online courses, and their digital engagement health check.

Navii’s tools and systems are practical and jargon-free, with all materials written in plain English, enabling business owners to gain a deep understanding of the steps they need to create lasting digital change.

Liz Ward, Co-Founder and CEO of Navii, said, “Navii was selected by the federal government to extend our vast network of trusted digital professionals, educators and mentors to small businesses that need them most. Over two eventful years, Navii has worked hard to future-proof thousands of SMEs, providing them with the digital tools to bounce back.

“Navii’s Digital Launch Pad program will directly inject funds into Australian businesses that want to improve their online presence and customer experience. Navii’s resource suite is designed to help small businesses navigate the digital maze and make their lives easier.”

Fabienne Wintle, co-founder and CIO of Navii, added: “Consumers today are more digitally savvy than ever, demanding a much higher level of online customer service, especially since the pandemic.

“Companies able to meet their needs for quality content, distributed through the right channels, supported by personalized customer service, will be competitive in their field. Those who cannot keep up with the accelerated pace of their customers’ digital needs will be left behind.

Australian small businesses looking to access Navii’s free digital launchpad program, worth over $1,200, can apply here.

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