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Why ‘manageerists’, not managers, are the scum of the Earth

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Xero’s Rod Drury tells how to negotiate failure into success

Failure is not the first word that comes to mind when looking at the career of Rod Drury, co-founder of online accounting software company Xero. But like many entrepreneurs before him, failure led him to his success.

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Y Combinator coming to Melbourne for the above all human conference

Y Combinator coming to Melbourne for the above all human conference

Thursday, 23 October 2014 05:44 | by Broede Carmody

World-renowned startup accelerator Y Combinator is coming to Australia as part of Melbourne’s above all human conference put on by Startup Victoria.

Toowoomba hosting its first Startup Weekend: The challenges of building an ecosystem in regional Australia

Toowoomba hosting its first Startup Weekend: The challenges of building an ecosystem in regional Australia

Friday, 17 October 2014 04:10 | by Andrew Sadauskas

The regional city of Toowoomba, in Queensland’s Darling Downs region, is set to host its first Startup Weekend event as its local startup ecosystem gathers momentum.

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Four tips to increase newsletter opens and clicks

Four tips to increase newsletter opens and clicks

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 03:22 | by Amanda Jesnoewski

It can be easy for your newsletter to become lost in a sea of your readers’ emails. Here are four tips to boost your opens and clicks.

Australian online fashion startup cottons on to global market with $1.1 million seed funding round

Australian online fashion startup cottons on to global market with $1.1 million seed funding round

Friday, 17 October 2014 06:21 | by Andrew Sadauskas

Australian online fashion brand GRANA has just closed a $1.1 million seed financing round from Bluebell Group and a group of respected strategic and angel investors in Australia and Hong Kong.

Technology

Need for speed: Intuit Australia launches new software to assist app developers

Need for speed: Intuit Australia launches new software to assist app developers

Thursday, 23 October 2014 05:27 | by Broede Carmody

Entrepreneurs and developers will be able to quickly test their ideas and easily reach an international market thanks to new online tools launched today by digital and accounting solutions company Intuit.

Two Sydney-based startups team up to match entrepreneurs with tech-skilled co-founders

Two Sydney-based startups team up to match entrepreneurs with tech-skilled co-founders

Thursday, 23 October 2014 03:19 | by Broede Carmody

Two Sydney-based startups are joining forces to give startups the technical skills necessary to turn their vision into a reality.

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Y Combinator coming to Melbourne for the above all human conference

Y Combinator coming to Melbourne for the above all human conference

Thursday, 23 October 2014 05:44 | by Broede Carmody

World-renowned startup accelerator Y Combinator is coming to Australia as part of Melbourne’s above all human conference put on by Startup Victoria.

Strength in diversity for muru-D’s second intake of startups

Strength in diversity for muru-D’s second intake of startups

Thursday, 23 October 2014 03:38 | by Kye White

Telstra-backed accelerator muru-D has announced the 11 startups that make up its second class, and they’re the most diverse batch of entrepreneurs co-founder Annie Parker has ever been involved with in such a program.

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