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FREE business coaching for women business owners

Are you looking to strengthen your business? Do you need help? 


The Women’s Business Resource Centre (WBRC) is offering up to 4 hours with an experienced business coach to help you strengthen your business. This coaching can be held in person or online.


Your coach could help you: 

  • Get clearer on your goals and priorities  

  • Make difficult business decisions 

  • Build your confidence

  • Identify new revenue streams 

  • Pivot your business model 

  • Manage your stress

  • Understand what’s really holding you back 


What’s included 


You will receive: 

  • Up to 4 hours of coaching in person, over the phone, or on Zoom

  • A personalised service - your coach will listen carefully to understand your challenges and your aspirations. Your coach will then work with you to identify ways to achieve your goals. 

Meet the Business Coaches

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Owner and Manager of Tok Street Consulting Limited as well as Founder of the LAE SME Incubator Hub, Coach Julliane is passionate about personal improvement and growth.

Coach Marianna, also known as Mari, is the Managing Director at AIDAN Ltd., designer and facilitator of International Business Pathways, Founder and Team Leader of Moutuana Entrepreneurs Global Alliance, and Coach and Founder of Inspired Action Coaching.

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Winner of the Private Sector Award in the 2009 Westpac Outstanding Women awards, Coach Mary has more than 20 years of experience providing coaching and mentorship in personal viability and entrepreneurship. 

Coach Rhona is the Director of Heliconia Investment Limited, Owner of Milne Bay Organics, and Co-Founder of Milne Bay SME Inc. She is passionate about developing her people and community in Milne Bay Province. 

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*Julliane and Rhona are not located in the Port Moresby area and will hold sessions on the phone or Zoom.



You are eligible if: 

  • You have less than 20 employees;

  • You are able to use English-language on the phone and or on Zoom;

  • You are committed to sharing openly and honestly about your challenges and are open and willing to take steps to change your business;

  • You are a paying member of the WBRC (For more information on how to become a member click here).


In addition we encourage women who: 

  • Support a large number of other MSMEs, particularly women;

  • Are driven and motivated





All WBRC members are eligible for up to 4 business coaching sessions, valued at K775, for free thanks to the support of the Australian Government through the PNG – Australia Partnership. 


To Apply

If you’re interested, please contact the WBRC at 7043 0788 Digicel / 76490469 B-mobile. The Center will assist with the next steps and connecting you to a coach.

Feedback from past clients 


Our coaches are caring, experienced and practical. 


“Having a good coach kept us accountable to ourselves and to keeping

the business moving forward with innovation. ... We saw the dollars as a result.” – Tapioca Delight 


“I can safely say, that a simple Zoom call with two of the right people has transformed my business but, more importantly has transformed my way of thinking and approaching my business” – Milne Bay Organics 


“Game changing in my SME” - Central Dakis Mamina Trading


“On a personal level just having someone to talk to about the issues we are facing has been therapeutic; on a business level being able to openly discuss issues and receive independent, quality and caring feedback cannot be valued so I gave it the best score. I'm very grateful and sad that it couldn't be longer.” – East Coast Group 

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