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EMRC Tendering Forum

Successful Tendering

Local Governments contribute significantly to the local economy and your business can benefit from this lucrative opportunity. Alison Maggs from the WA Local Government Association (WALGA) will present how local businesses can become more competitive to win Local Government contracts....
Sen Linda Reynolds sm

Defence and Aerospace Opportunities 27 April

With the golden days of the mining boom over, new industries are emerging in WA with opportunities for business in defence and aerospace. Both have the backing of WA Liberal Senator Linda Reynolds, who has advocated hard for WA’s fair...

Calling all local businesses . . . .

Can you help the Town of Bassendean recognise the dedicated volunteers in our community? The kind and self-less act of volunteering plays an intricate role within the community in a variety of ways.  They remain largely invisible but undoubtedly your...

Business and more ~ some useful titles from the Library

Step out to the library and walk around the business section! You will find inspiration, advice, and experience stories.  You can avoid the traps, gain insight and maybe meet some like minded people down at the library. Here are a...

Staying the Course

Keith Howlett, Country Style Butchers The idea of Localism has really resonated with our community. In many ways our community wrote the book. They have strong cultural values, they value personal service and they’re passionate about...

Collier Road closed at Tonkin Highway 16-19 February

The next stage of construction on Collier Road and Tonkin Highway will include removal of the temporary roundabouts on the Collier Road bridge. Works will also include final asphalting, line-marking and commissioning the traffic lights on the bridge. These works...
Localism Strategy Discussion Paper Town of Bassendean

Localism and the Town of Bassendean

The Town has spent the last few months researching and writing a whole new business support strategy.  And one of the things to come from this research has been a discussion paper on Localism.  Localism is associated with a range...

First, de-escalate

Image by Special thanks to Seth Godin - author of this sage advice... It's very difficult to reason with someone if their hair is on fire.  Customer service (whether you're a school principal, a call...
Collier Rd Diversions 2

Four-day closure of Collier Road 12 – 17 January 2018

The final leg of road construction for Collier Rd with the NorthlinkWA project will be happening this weekend!  This will involve building of two roundabouts on Collier Road and opening up the on and off-ramps from the Tonkin Highway. On...