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Maureen Taane
Owner of HAPA

Empowering small businesses

Every day in Aotearoa, small business owners use Facebook to keep going, and keep growing. From staying open, even when doors are closed, to bringing new ideas to life, we’re here for businesses from all corners of Aotearoa, helping them make the most of their potential, and take it to the world.

Helping small businesses keep going and keep growing

Watch FUSH’s story about how they are using Facebook to thrive and share their kaupapa with the wider community.

Boost with Facebook Aotearoa New Zealand

Facebook’s free small business education program is online for kiwi’s to access anytime in the comfort of their own home. Boost with Facebook provides best practice education to build their digital skills and connect with an online community committed to supporting a resilient small business economy.

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Supporting the Māori economy

During 2020 and 2021, we have trained over 3000 small businesses in partnership with Whāriki Māori Business Network to support Māori-owned businesses to thrive online.

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Supporting Digital Boost

We've partnered with Digital Boost to deliver a bespoke webinar series on how small businesses can use Facebook to digitise their business.

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Katie Brown
New Zealand Community Trainer

Australia & New Zealand Small Business Learning Hub

Our new learning hub has a range of locally curated training tutorials, ‘how to’ videos from our New Zealand Community Trainers, case studies, and industry inspiration to help businesses connect with more customers.

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Supporting women in business

In 2019, we partnered with She Owns It, a business community designed to help women connect and grow their businesses. Through our Boost with Facebook education we trained hundreds of women-owned businesses how to harness digital tools to thrive online.

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In 2018, Facebook hosted workshops in 13 towns across Aotearoa to provide the latest training and advice to small businesses in regional areas.

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