Business Ready Programs 2022

Boost your business with the City’s FREE Business Ready Programs

The City has partnered with local experts to create three business accelerator programs, Destination Ready, Digital Ready and Global Ready.  These free programs are custom-designed to inspire transformation and drive business growth within businesses in the City of Joondalup. These programs could be what your business needs to progress to the next level.

Using contemporary business practices, the program is open to 30 businesses, 10 in each program, focusing on operational and marketing initiatives, digital and technology capabilities and import/export and investment opportunities to support businesses in becoming Destination Ready, Digital Ready and Global Ready.


Business Ready Program – Destination Ready

A business-ready program supporting and growing businesses in the visitor economy

Businesses with customers described as ‘visitors’ are invited to apply for this program. For example, operators in the tourism field, cafes and hospitality businesses, leisure activity operators and retailers would benefit.

Put your business under the microscope, uncover its unique strengths and untapped opportunities, gain marketing insights, and elevate it to the success it deserves.

Business Ready Program – Digital Ready

A business-ready program to embrace digital transformation and cyber resilience.

Small to medium-sized business are encouraged to participate in the Digital Ready Program. The Program will provide you with industry expertise to review how your services are delivered, inspire your digital marketing beyond social media and cyber safeguard your business.

Working in one of the most connected populations in the world, the importance of digital infrastructure, skills and security has never been so apparent to the Australian business community.

Business Ready Program – Global Ready

A business-ready program for businesses looking to develop import/export and investment opportunities.

Businesses based in the City of Joondalup are invited to sign up to the Global Ready Program, designed for businesses looking to establish within international markets.

Short interactive sessions over an eight-week program will help you develop an international market entry plan in relation to choosing the right global markets, the ideal international client, getting your products fit for global markets, routes to market, marketing for global markets and a market focus session on Indonesia and India.

Each business will also have access to 2 x 30 minute 1:1 sessions with the program facilitator to assist with their market entry plan.

Applications are now closed. For further information, please contact the City via email or call 9400 4407.