CEDA partners with Business Mentors New Zealand to connect business owners, entrepreneurs and social enterprises with mentors who can provide one-on-one advice to help your business grow and to solve specific business challenges.

About Business Mentors New Zealand

Business Mentors New Zealand is an independent not-for-profit mentoring service committed to supporting the success of small business owners, startup entrepreneurs or social enterprise decision-makers. The service has been helping Aotearoa, New Zealand’s small business owners grow since 1991. The national network of experienced mentors guide developing business owners to achieve sustainable success. Mentors support business owners by sharing their knowledge, skills and experience of what it takes to succeed in business.

Are you a Small Business Owner?

Are you striving for growth or need assistance solving a specific business challenge? CEDA can connect you to Business Mentors New Zealand’s mentoring services to provide up to 12 months of confidential, one-on-one guidance for developing business owners no matter where you are in your journey.

Whether you’re the owner of a small businessstartup, or social enterprise CEDA can help match you with an experienced mentor who will help accelerate your business growth.

Volunteer as a Mentor

As a mentor, you’ll be dedicated to assisting business owners and the community that they influence. With no financial or emotional investment in the business, you offer a unique, invaluable perspective: You understand the highs and lows of business and can help your mentee bypass mistakes, shorten their learning curve, and accelerate their growth.

If you think you have experience and knowledge to share with New Zealand’s small business community, speak  to CEDA’s Business Team to join the network of mentors.

Register for a Business Mentor

If you’re an owner of an existing small business, have a startup business idea, or are a decision-maker for a social enterprise, then you are eligible for the service.

Register Now

CEDA partner with Business Mentors New Zealand through the Regional Business Partner Network. Find out more.

If you have questions about Business Mentors NZ, view FAQ’s here or visit  www.businessmentors.org.nz

Talk to CEDA about Business Mentors

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