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4 tech companies helping small businesses grow

Hatch Team

Jan 17, 2023
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Want to work in tech with purpose? These 4 tech companies help SMEs grow and go global.

The first few years of your career are an exciting time to explore what kind of work is right for you, but it can also be difficult to figure out which doors to take. The key to figuring out your career path is to simply start!

Whether it’s an entry-level role, a part-time role or an internship, one idea to explore is to work at companies with a strong purpose. These companies are driven to solve a particular problem, and they usually prefer to hire early career people who are passionate about their mission, and grow together as a team.

Want to work in tech with a mission to help others? These 4 tech companies and startups have innovative tools that empower small businesses to grow and go global.

#1 Airwallex

Airwallex is a digital-first provider of a multi-currency wallet, global accounts, FX, card issuing, APIs and more – all allowing businesses to grow globally without relying on old-school banks. It’s used by some of the world’s fastest growing companies like Employment Hero, Culture Kings, Stake and Mr Yum.

The team at Airwallex has a big mission to create a world where all businesses can operate without borders and restrictions, and by doing so, propel the growth of the global digital economy.

Working at Airwallex

No matter your role at Airwallex, you’ll take ownership and make an impact. Whether it’s coming up with innovative solutions for the problems you’re solving or taking on new initiatives, you can expect to get hands-on.

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#2 Block (previously Square) incl. Afterpay

Block (previously Square) builds common business tools in unconventional ways so more people can start, run, and grow their businesses. It has helped millions of sellers run their business with its entire business toolkit of both hardware and software products including Square Capital, Square Terminal, Square Payroll, online store and more. In 2021, Block acquired the BNPL giant Afterpay, bringing two of the fast growing fintech companies together for economic empowerment and financial inclusion.

Their mission is for all businesses to participate and thrive in the economy. Simple and meaningful!

Working at Block (Square + Afterpay)

You’ll have the opportunity and support to own your role and grow at Block. These include a free subscription to LinkedIn Learning and a development program dedicated to first-time managers.

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#3 Lawpath

Lawpath is Australia’s largest online legal platform for small businesses, offering legal documents, compliance management and lawyers on demand. The company is disrupting a $100B industry and shaping the future of legal services.

We all know that legal services can be costly and as a result, not readily available for everyone. That’s why Lawpath’s mission is to help small businesses get the legal support that they need and deserve.

Working at Lawpath

Realise your full potential through Lawpath’s Career Framework, which accelerates your career progression by aligning growth experiences with career pathways that can be tailored to your preferences. So you can grow in the areas you care about.

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#4 Weel (previously DiviPay)

Weel (previously DiviPay) is a corporate card and spend management platform that empowers teams to better manage, control and streamline company spending. Everybody wins.

The team’s mission is clear and powerful - to help move businesses forward.

Working at Weel

At Weel, you’ll have opportunities to grow on the job plus study leave, because everyone learns and grows differently.

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