Mel & Cath
Talking Business Australia
We know that great business ideas can come from anywhere.
Successful businesses can be found in the city and the country.
Our vision is to connect with regional Australia, take pride in regional business success and share the unique stories of the many amazing businesses and business owners.
We’re regional. We’re rural. We’re resilient.
We’re Talking Business Australia.
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Melissa is a marketing consultant and website designer who loves working with regional businesses to help them stand out online. Using creative digital marketing strategies, she will help your business stand out from the competition and sell more of your products and services.
Degree-qualified in marketing and human resources, Melissa is based in Toowoomba in regional Queensland.
Cath is an SEO consultant and copywriter who helps businesses get found and look good online. Using SEO smarts and compelling copy she will establish your brand as the leader in your local area or industry. She loves working with regional businesses of all kinds to help the little guys compete on the big stage.
Degree-qualified in marketing and economics, Cath is based in Coffs Harbour in regional New South Wales.
Listen to the latest podcast episodes
Co-hosts Melissa Dickfos and Cath Fowler share the best way to get found locally in your region. We focus on providing some tips to create a great Google My Business listing to help you become the go-to local business in your town.
In this episode of the Talking Business Australia podcast we interview Mel Williams, winner of the 2020 AusMumpreneur Regional Business of the Year award for Victoria. Mel has been involved in the building industry for over 20 years and is the Managing Director of EazBuild. We discuss the advantages and disadvantages of living in regional Australia and how Mel assists clients during the early stages of the building and construction process.
Co-hosts Melissa Dickfos and Cath Fowler share 10 copywriting tips for small business owners. Copywriting is the art and science of writing words that sells your product or service and convinces prospective customers to take action.
Kind words from our listeners
Fantastic resource for regional business
I’ve lived in regional Australia for 5 years and I’m almost 1 year into my 2nd go at running my own business.
This podcast is equal parts inspiration and practical tips about running a successful regional business.
My new favourite podcast!
I’m so happy I stumbled across this podcast, which is full of practical, actionable tips and inspiring regional Australians who are both relatable and likeable!
Well done ladies, I look forward to many more happy hours spent listening to future episodes.
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