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Women in Business Program - Tailored support for women business leaders

The South Australian Government is committed to creating a business environment in which gender has no bearing on the opportunities available.

Research shows businesswomen face different and additional barriers than their male counterparts, impacting on the number of women who choose to start businesses, and their level of success.

The Women in Business Program is a four-year, $4 million commitment to support programs designed to give entrepreneurial-minded women every opportunity to pursue their goals, leading to a more diverse and inclusive business community in South Australia.

Meet Kylie Roberts, owner of Aleenta Health Club

Kylie Roberts is the owner of Aleenta Health Club, a pilates, barre and HIIT studio with four locations across South Australia.

Looking to learn from other female business owners about how they balanced their business and their family life, through the Women in Business Program she’s found connections she could never have imagined and loves learning from other women’s experiences.

Find out more about what the Women in Business Program has taught Kylie and how she’s used it to collaborate with other business leaders and find balance in her life.

Core Women in Business programs

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The Women in Business Advisory Program

The Women in Business Advisory Program run by behindcloseddoors.
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The Women in Business Foundation Program

Delivering capability and skills development for women in the formative stages of theirbusiness journey.
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Connecting Women in Business

Designed to support South Australia’s regional and metropolitan women in business connect through mentoring, events, workshops and more.
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Fearless Innovators Grant

Funding to support innovative businesses founded by women, delivered in partnership with Women in Innovation and the Fearless Females Network.
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Women in Business Events

Women in Business is delivering a curated program of events to deliver capability, skills development and growth strategies for women in small business. You can also submit your business event here and add to the calendar.

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